Welcome To our

New Zealand Marathon website

where we will be providing you with the latest news as well as all necessary information regarding your favorite sport - Marathon running. We have content on the training, discipline, tracks, the best gear to use, as well as the guides you need. As much as marathon running is a cardio slug it is our kind of sport, it’s highly technical and scientific and can even be a bit addictive.

where we grew up and developed

New Zealand

is such a unique place with diverse terrains that can make your runso much more interesting. Our writers have run in countless marathons both in New Zealand and abroad and we want to share the experience with runners new and old. This is why we’ve created this website, in order to give back to our community.

We absolutely love marathons and we believe that they can be one of the most fun ways to get out there with all types of people, challenge your mindset, burn a lot of fat, and change your lifestyle for good.

If you love that high you get when running for a long time, then prepare to be immersed in it with Sbsmarathon.co.nz. We don’t just run out there to burn off calories, we’re actually active members in the marathon community in New Zealand. This is why we are going to be bringing you the best and latest information concerning how to optimize your training, diet, recovery, and preparation for upcoming marathons.

Quick details


Age of Fauja Singh when he completed a Marahon
(2011 in Toronto)


Date current marathon distance set
Before that it was shorter


Largest Maratho
- New York City (2013)


Distance of the modern marathon
for adults in kms

Marathon Running

The power of challenging your body to the next level - Master your mind and develop mental toughness


It’s true that New Zealand and a lot of other countries worldwide are suffering from the increasing danger of obesity. While you could certainly go to the gym to lift some weights, we believe that marathon running will develop you beyond just muscles. It will strengthen your mindset and help you conquer your doubts.


This website is more than just content, it’s a community of like minded individuals. While you’re helping yourself achieve your fitness and health goals, you are also helping the community around you and spreading the word. One cannot describe the thrill we have when we run for a long distance with a lot of people, the sense of community, companionship. The common struggle and understandng of the dedication it takes create strong bonds with those you run with. It’s a feeling that you have to experience for yourself and that’s exactly why we’re here.


Our information is gathered and analyzed by a lot of experts in the field. We work all day scouting to bring you the best possible content. This includes information about training, dieting, technique, and even apparel.

There is so much information you will wonder however what you did before

discovering SBSMarathon

You can’t just go out there and push your body to its utmost limit. Marathon running is very technical and requires not only a solid physical game plan thru pacing yourself but also a mental great game. This is why marathons are amazing and why so many people are invested in it.

The power of information can never be underestimated and this is why we want more people to join our website and our marathon movement. By making sure that everyone is getting the right information, we hope to help New Zealand be seen as one of the best countries in the world to compete a Marathons in.

Questions and Queries

Contact us


Emanuel Dciep
98 Julian Parade, Cooperston,
West Coast, 2289