Hawke's Bay Marathon 2019

20 Weeks Group Training.

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ALERT: Registrations close midday Fri 1 Feb.


Become An International Marathoner

... and help us beat cancer.

Register by Sun 9 Dec -- you could win shoes

Train twice per week in a 20 week program preparing Sydney runners for Hawke's Bay Marathon, New Zealand.

Can Too is a community committed to fundraising for life-saving cancer research projects and prevention programs.

We're big on support, which is why we:

  • Employ qualified and experienced marathon coaches
  • Recruit volunteer leaders dedicated to your local group
  • Work hard behind the scenes to make your experience SO good you'll want to tell everybody about it!

If you're concerned about your ability, please contact us, we'd love to help you set a suitable goal.

Your Training Program

Mid-week/skills clinics.

Typically 60min training you will:

  • Learn how to run more efficiently
  • Learn proper breathing techniques
  • Improve core strength
  • Learn about injury prevention
  • Hear from guest speakers

Weekend/distance runs.

Starting 60min run/walk (max 8km) you will:

  • Build endurance
  • Improve mental focus
  • Work on pacing and race strategy
  • Focus on running form

Choose Your Area

Kirribilli  <10 Spots
Northern Beaches  <15 Spots



Click to view local days/times.

Training Starts In

$240 Rego = $647 Value

... and a first timer guarantee.


No extra fees for qualified running coaches.

Venue Fees

No extra fees for venue entry.

2 x Shirts

No extra fees for training & race tops.

Online Yoga

No extra fees for follow-at-home yoga.


No extra fees for Fisiocrem + Bexters.

$ Priceless
Warm / Fuzzies

We can't price a life-changing experience.

Brooks Shoes Winner:

Win A Pair of Brooks Running Shoes

Announced Monday 10 December.

 Terms & Conditions

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First-Timer Guarantee.

We stand by the quality of our experiences. If this is the first time you've signed up for Can Too, and you give us a fair go (by attending four of the first six sessions) and genuinely don't enjoy it — we’ll refund your registration fee.

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We Provide Tools & Support

... so you can make a difference.

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Team Capt.

There for advice, support, and encouragement.


Past fundraisers recruited to support you.


Local advice from fellow fundraisers.

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Practical how-to's learning from our best fundraisers.


Easy-to-use templates help you seek support.


We're all active Can Too fundraisers, just like you.

'The Annie Effect'

Special offer — 40% off when registering.

In this intensely personal memoir, Can Too founder Annie Crawford AM tells her own life story and how her experiences and beliefs led her to a life that gave her a sense of purpose, turning her love of running into an organisation that's transformed thousands of lives.

100% of profits support cancer prevention.

We  Hawke's Bay

... and you will too!

More than just another half marathon or fun run, it’s a festive experience you’ll always remember.

Running through alongside the natural wonderland of coast, wineries, orchards, and late autumn Hawke's Bay countryside. Crossing a finish line where a bounty of food, wine and hospitality awaits.

Run away to Hawke's Bay for a running festival that takes in the best highlights of the region, with flat easy running through local cycle trails, quiet country roads and pass vineyards and orchards - all finishing at the impressive Elephant Hill Estate & Winery where you can celebrate your efforts in style.

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Question? Let's chat.

All our staff are regulars in our programs. We all started as beginners, faced the same challenges as you, and are here to share our experiences and advice.

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Can Too Hawke's Bay Marathon 2019 Competition


  • Entry is open to participants registered in the Can Too Hawke's Bay Marathon 2019 training program
  • Employees, immediate family members of employees, employees of any company associated with the Promotion are ineligible to enter


  • The Promotion commences on 00:00 17/09/2018 and entries close on 23:59 09/12/2019 (promotion period)
  • To enter, Eligible Entrants must complete a registration, including payment of registration fees, for the Can Too Hawke's Bay Marathon 2019 training program during the Promotion Period via www.cantoo.org.au/event/hawkes-bay-marathon-2019
  • By entering and participating, entrant agrees to hold harmless, defend and indemnify Can Too Foundation and Facebook from and against any and all claims, demands, liability, damages or causes of action (however named or described), losses, costs or expenses, with respect to or arising out of or related to
    • entrant’s participation in the Sweepstake, or
    • entrant’s participation in any Prize related activities, acceptance of a Prize and/or use or misuse of a Prize (including, without limitation, any property loss, damage, personal injury or death caused to any person(s)
  • This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Google, Hawke's Bay Marathon, Runaway Marathon Series, or Ironman Oceania


  • The random prize draw will take place at 12:00 on 10/01/2019 at Can Too Foundation offices, 100 William St, Woolloomooloo NSW 2011
  • The winners will be chosen at random by Can Too Foundation. The judges' decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into
  • The winner will receive 1 x pair of shoes from Brooks Running
  • Total Prize pool valued up to $250


  • Winners will be notified by phone/email within two (2) business days of the draw
  • If there are any unclaimed or un-awarded prizes a prize draw will be conducted on 11/03/2019 at the same time and place as the original draw. If a winner is drawn they will be contacted by phone and in writing within two (2) business days