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Monaco/Nelson Mid Winter Marathon

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June 24, 2018

Marathon  Half Marathon
Monaco, Nelson, New Zealand
67 Point Road Nelson Nelson 7011 NZ

Now heading into its fifth year, the Monaco Marathon boasts one of the most scenic, and not to mention the most affordable marathons in the country. By entering, you’re also helping a good cause, with 100% of your $20 ‘entry fee’ going to charity.
The idea of the event is to break down the barriers to participation and give everyone a good chance to compete or complete a full marathon running event (42.2km).
The event boasts both a full marathon run or walk option, and for those with a little less confidence, you can enter as a two-person relay and do a half marathon each or get together with some mates and enter a six-person team.
The basic philosophy is that lack of means shouldn’t be a barrier to entry & anyone who is willing to try & prepare themselves for this event is warmly invited to have a go. It’s not the Olympics, so the emphasis is on rewarding participation rather than winners. However winners will be acknowledged & rewarded in a small way & everyone who completes the solo marathon will receive a commemorative certificate. First time marathoners are particularly welcome & receive a special commemorative medal if they complete the distance! Times will be taken for everyone with results published online after the event.
Our aim is that no one goes home empty handed! So essentially LOW KEY, LOW COST, HIGH FUN!

June 24, 2018
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Honest Lawyer Fun Run/Walk

December 4, 2017

1 Point Road, Monaco, Nelson, New Zealand 0.52 km
December 4, 2017
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Honest Lawyer Fun Run/Walk

December 11, 2017

1 Point Road, Monaco, Nelson, New Zealand 0.52 km
December 11, 2017
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Honest Lawyer Fun Run/Walk

November 20, 2017

1 Point Road, Monaco, Nelson, New Zealand 0.52 km
November 20, 2017
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Honest Lawyer Fun Run/Walk

November 27, 2017

1 Point Road, Monaco, Nelson, New Zealand 0.52 km
November 27, 2017
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Jingle Bells Jog

December 10, 2017

December 10, 2017
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Maitai Valley Motor Camp, Maitai Valley Rd, Nelson 9.48 km
January 23, 2018
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Maitai Valley Road, Maitai, Nelson, New Zealand 9.85 km
January 30, 2018
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Maitai Valley Road, Maitai, New Zealand 9.95 km
January 14, 2018
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Waahi Taakaro Golf Course, Maitai Valley Rd, Nelson 10.19 km
January 9, 2018
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Waahi Taakaro Golf Course, Maitai Valley Rd, Nelson 10.19 km
January 16, 2018
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Saint Clair Vineyard, Selmes Rd, Blenheim 62 km
May 12, 2018
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Taylor Pass Road, Blenheim, New Zealand 66.06 km
January 13, 2018
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Lochmara Lodge Half Marathon

November 18, 2017

Queen Charlotte Track, Te Mahia, New Zealand 66.2 km
November 18, 2017
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The Molesworth Run

November 18, 2017

Awatere Valley, Marlborough, New Zealand 86.92 km
November 18, 2017
Karamea, West Coast, New Zealand 92.26 km
April 21, 2018
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