Auckland Marathon 2017 | The Fred Hollows Foundation NZ

Auckland Marathon 2017

Auckland Marathon registrations open now!

Auckland Marathon registrations open now!

This year we’re celebrating our 25th anniversary and we’d love for you to join us.

Get a squad together, push your limits and have fun. Join Team Fred and help end avoidable blindness in the Pacific.

Sign up today and go in the draw to win flights for two to Australia!*

Event details:

When: 29 October 2017

Choose from the following distances: 

  • 12km Traverse
  • Half Marathon - 21km 
  • Full Marathon - 42km

As a Charity Hero with The Fred Hollows Foundation NZ we ask you to pledge $1,000 and in return you’ll receive:

  • Entry into the draw to win flights for two to Australia*
  • Free entry into your chosen distance (12km, Half Marathon - 21 km, Full Marathon – 42km)
  • Transport from Auckland City to start line
  • Team online fundraising page
  • Fundraising support
  • Charity hero medal
  • A Team Fred running top
  • Post-race BBQ and drink refreshments courtesy of Rydges Hotel
  • An evening with The Foundation - introducing the work we do

If you don’t think you can raise $1,000 – get in touch with us anyway and we can help you with fundraising ideas and set you a goal that you can achieve.

Why run with Team Fred?

Fred said, “What we are doing is revolutionary… what we are doing is giving these people the chance to help themselves. We are giving them independence.”

Join Team Fred and be a part of something revolutionary!

Join Team Fred today! Sign up here.

Any questions contact us:

*Terms and Conditions
This prize draw is conducted by Orbit Travel NZ. To qualify to enter the draw to win flights for two to Australia you must have met or exceeded your fundraising pledge set by The Fred Hollows Foundation NZ at the time of your sign up by 14 November 2017.

To the maximum extent permitted by law, The Fred Hollows Foundation NZ and its employees, shall not be liable in any way for any loss, damage, personal injury or cost (including but not limited to indirect and consequential loss) suffered by any person arising directly or indirectly out of or in connection with entering this promotion or accepting a prize.
For full terms and conditions please contact Orbit Travel by emailing

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Help keep Fred’s dream alive.

4 out of 5 people who are blind in the developing world don't need to be. Routine treatment costing as little as $25 can restore sight and hope.