WUU2K Wellington Urban Ultra July 15th 2023

Make your Move for Mental Health! Take the ultimate challenge this July and join the event in honour of a loved one, to improve your own mental health, or simply to raise awareness for mental health in New Zealand. 

Want to make a difference? Join with us and get moving for mental health today.

Around 1 in 5 of us will experience a mental health problem this year

Nearly 50% of us will experience a mental illness in our lifetime

Our youth suicide rate is one of the highest in the OECD

Raise $200 and score a tee!

Get your free "I'm sweating for mental health" t-shirt when you reach $200 - easy!

Team up with your whānau and friends

Gather your ultra marathon buddies and fundraise together - team work makes a dream work!

How it works

Step 01
Sign up and create your fundraising page.

Step 02
Share your fundraising page.

Step 03
Pay your Hawkes Bay Marathon entry Fee. 

Move for mental health and take the ultimate challenge. This iconic event takes runners on a journey around the best trails on offer in Wellington, with some stunning scenery to match. On offer is a 21km Half Marathon, 43km Marathon, and the 62km Ultra marathon. All events have their own levels of toughness, and are designed to challenge you both mentally as well as physically.


(first 50 entries)

- until June 1

June 1 - July 14

21km Half Marathon $85 $95 $105
43km Marathon SOLD OUT $205 $225
62km Ultra Marathon SOLD OUT $250 $275

Please note: All entry fees are shown in New Zealand dollars and include all fees and taxes.

How your fundraising helps

Your donations help us support New Zealanders through:

  • Policy and advocacy
  • Māori development
  • Suicide prevention and bereavement
  • Positive mental health promotion
  • Resource and information services
  • The MHF website


Have a question? Our friendly fundraising team is here to help.