Like all Albatros Adventure Marathons, the First Light Marathon is designed to be more than just a race. It's also about enjoying time together with family, friends and other running-minded spirits and immersing yourself in a new culture. Spectators welcome!
In order to register for First Light Marathon, you must sign up for one of the tour packages.
Aotearoa New Zealand is a land of many wonders. From dazzling night skies to killer surf to the rich, indigenous Māori culture, come experience all that the country has to offer.
The First Light Marathon is more than just a marathon - it's a journey through Aotearoa New Zealand! The adventurous can get up-close-and-personal with stingrays, catch some waves on a surf lesson, or visit the sacred mountain, Maunga Hikuranga. For those who prefer a more relaxed vacation, renowned beaches and world-class wineries beckon.
Here at Albatros Adventure Marathons we're all abut taking running to another level. Our philosophy is to offer challenges in places of exceptional natural beauty and historical significance with varying terrain. The focus is on great experiences, pushing limits and achieving something extraordinary.
Albatros Adventure Marathons are not just about the race - the events are also about enjoying time together with family, friends and other running-minded spirits on an active holiday. All the events come with a tour package providing accommodation, social events and excursions at the destination.
Where can you run with us? Run in Petra Desert Marathon through Jordan’s ancient city; Big Five Marathon amid the African savannah; Polar Circle Marathon across arctic glaciers under Northern Lights; Great Wall Marathon along one of mankind’s greatest monuments; or discover sacred temples and pagodas in Bagan Temple Marathon.
Push your limits at the next Albatros Adventure Marathon!