Auckland’s Most Beautiful Beach Community

Less than an hour north of the harbour bridge, one of Auckland’s worst kept secrets is waiting to be discovered. The beautiful white sand beach of Omaha is home to million dollar holiday homes and million dollar views. Come for the day or spend the weekend and soak up the beach lifestyle right on Auckland’s doorstep.

Sunday December 4, 2016

 Introducing the 2016 Omaha Half Marathon as race two in the Garmin Auckland Half Marathon Series. Come and enjoy the 21K, 10K or 5K, run or walk around this beautiful coastal community before settling in for the Kids’ Dash. Drive in on race morning or make a wonderful weekend of it with a wide selection of baches available to rent. Who knows, you may end up owning one!

The entire community of Omaha and nearby Matakana wish to welcome you to their little corner of paradise. Wonderful Matakana School is a major beneficiary of the event and you can expect to see many of the kids running in the dash whilst parents help out on course or at the food stalls. A great community spirit is guaranteed … all that is missing is you!

Check Out The Highlights of the April 2016 Omaha Classic!

Six reasons you will love the Omaha Half Marathon…

Flat & Fast

There’s hardly a hill in sight as our flat and fast course provides a great opportunity to score a 21K, 10K or 5K PB.

Enter Now!

Scenic Courses

Enjoy stunning views of the white sand beach, Hauraki Gulf and Little Barrier Island.

Enter Now!

Feel Good Factor

Matakana School is a major beneficiary of the event with funds used to promote excellence in sport for the kids.

Enter Now!

Community Feel

The local Omaha community are right behind the event and look forward to welcoming you to their slice of paradise.

Enter Now!

Kids Race Too!

Finish your own challenge and then get ready to cheers on our future champions in the Kids’ 2k Dash!

Enter Now!

Stay for the Weekend

From million dollar beach homes to the traditional Kiwi bach, there is an accommodation option just right for you.

Enter Now!

Our competitors are our greatest advocates …

Read on below for some of the many positive comments and feedback we received from the April 2016 event.

Thanks guys! i had a great 5k AND i saw dolphins in the first couple of kms – that’s a first for for me at any event.
Alison
Thanks again Running Events, great event and beautiful location !
Thomas Hanrahan

Enjoy a Sunday morning stroll on the beach …

We like you … You should like us

Keep in touch with the latest race news, photos and an all-important early notification of the race results on our dedicated Omaha Half Marathon facebook page. Like it now to keep up to date.

FIND US HERE!

Join us at the Omaha Half Marathon!

I’m Sold, Enter Now!
Matakana School
Garmin
Electrix
Benefitz
Harcourts Warkworth
Tree Contracts
Traffic Safe NZ
Mizuno
Sports Lab
Shoe Science
Buff - Flat is boring
NZ Natural formulas
Body Glide
Sport Beans
SPI - Small Personal Item Belt