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Partner Events

The Village Roadshow Theme Parks Gold Coast Marathon partners with a number of events, both in Australia and overseas, in order to foster and promote distance running throughout the world. Events are listed below in alphabetical order of country.

For a full list of events conducted by fellow members of the Association of International Marathons and Distance Races (AIMS), view the AIMS Race Calendar. To see a listing of other marathons and road races possessing labels granted by the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF), view the IAAF Label Road Race Calendar.


Kobe Marathon

The 2019 Kobe Marathon ended successfully with good weather. 20,320 runners started and 19,448 finished. Male and female athletes dispatched from the Gold Coast Marathon also finished. In this race, both men’s and women’s course records were broken. The 2020 Kobe Marathon will be the 10th anniversary race. We sincerely hope that many runners will participate from all over the world. The 2020 race day is November 15th (Sunday) and entry application will start in April. Come on, please try it !!

See you in Kobe !!


New Zealand

Auckland Marathon

The Village Roadshow Theme Parks Gold Coast Marathon is proud to partner with the ASB Auckland Marathon. This iconic New Zealand event is fast gaining an international reputation, as it boasts stunning city and water views across Auckland. Choose from five events: Marathon, Half Marathon, 12km Traverse, 5km Challenge or the Kids Marathon.

Sunday 20 October 2019