Thank you to everyone who took part in this year's Bike Barn Auckland Half. It was great to see so many wonderful faces, who were definitiely having a good time!
With only two days until raceday, we need to confirm our Bus list. If you would like to book a space please let us know ASAP.
With only a few more sleeps until this year's event takes place. Below is some information to assist your day going smoothly plus some great offers from our sponsors.
We are stoked to announce our new naming rights sponsor Bike Barn Auckland Half. Bike Barn have secured the naming rights for our Auckland Half event for the next four years.
Our Auckland Half event next year will be taking place on 21st March 2015. We will be opening entries on Tuesday 22nd April with a special 48 hour offer of just $99 (Half Entries). Entries at this rate are limited.
What a fantastic day for this year's event. Perfect conditions started the day at Maraetai.
Only a few days until this year's Orca Auckland Half Event. Below is some additional information to help your day go smoothly.
We still have space on the bus from Kawakawa Bay to Maraetai on raceday for unsupported athletes. Please let us know as soon as possible if you would like to secure a seat.
We are pleased to announce that Endura will be our official nutrition sponsor for this years event.
We are very excited to welcome Merida as our Bike Leg Sponsor for this years event.
Orca Auckland Half event will be taking place on 29th March 2014. We will be opening entries on Wednesday 1st May with a special 24hour offer of just $99. Entries at this rate are limited.
Congratulations to everyone who took part in this year's event!
The countdown is on to the 10th Anniversary Orca Auckland Half and we are all getting pretty excited about the event this weekend. Everything is locked and loaded and we look forward to welcoming each of you to the event at registration on Friday.
This year's registration venue is Triathletes Corner, 10 Turua St, St Heliers, Auckland.
Bike & helmet checks for 2013.
We are delighted to welcome ON Shoes as the Official Footwear sponsor for this years Orca Auckland Half.
Since our beginnings ten years ago we’ve been lucky to have the support of Orca as a sponsor of the Auckland Half Ironman. Orca has been sponsoring the event’s swim-leg since our inaugural year but in 2013 we are delighted to have them on board as naming rights sponsor of the entire event!
2013 Auckland Half entries open this Thursday, 10th May, at midday.
At registration you are given two transition bags. One is for your RUN gear, the other is for your SWIM gear.
We now have have additional spaces available. Please confirm at registration.
Our competitor shuttles are now fully booked. However, we may have one or two extra drivers heading to Kawakawa from Maraetai on raceday so please discuss at registration with Jo or Tania.
Orbea has just confirmed the major spot prize for this year's Orbea Auckland Half Ironman is the Aqua T 105 road bike valued $2,500 NZD.
IMPORTANT NOTE : You must have your bike checked at your nominated bike shop prior to registration.
We have limited spaces available for unsupported competitors in our shuttles from Kawakawa Bay on race day morning.
Nominate your preferred store now!
We are delighted to have on board for this year's event, Saucony, as our Official Footwear provider.
The Orbea Auckland Half Ironman is just around the corner, have you entered yet?!