First Light Marathon

25 Jan 2025

Partners & Sponsors

We'd like to say thank you to all the official sponsors, partners and suppliers of First Light Marathon.

Interested in sponsor and partnership opportunities?

Our team can help develop a customized program designed to meet your objectives. Opportunities are available for the First Light Marathon, as well as in connection with our multi-event Albatros Adventure Marathons™️ series.

Contact us to learn more.


Albatros Adventure Marathons

From the barren desert landscape of Jordan to the African savannah, from the epic Great Wall of China to the temples of Bagan, we offer races with remarkable courses that will challenge even the most experienced runner.


Sunshine Brewery

Inspired by Gisborne’s notoriously long summers and legendary surf breaks, Sunshine is a boutique brewery from the East Coast that celebrates the important things in life: sun, surf, mates and good beer. Since 1989, they been brewing top quality beers for top quality people.


Craft Sportswear is the Official Merchandise Supplier for all events in the Albatros Adventure Marathons series.


Trust Tairāwhiti

Trust Tairāwhiti is the regional development trust, investing in the wellbeing of the people, success of our businesses and the future of the region.

Tairāwhiti Gisborne

Tairāwhiti Gisborne is an arm of Trust Tairāwhiti that leads destination development, management and marketing for the region and functions in the tourism sector as the official Regional Tourism Organisation (RTO).

Event Supporters


Medaltime combines over 25 years of experience, with a creative studio that will proudly design a unique custom made medal for you to award with pride.

Marathon Photos

Marathon Photos is the world's leading mass participation event sports photography company operating in 35 countries.