NZ Avocado is the Official Avocado Partner of the Auckland marathon.

The Auckland marathon takes place on Sunday 31 October and NZ Avocado is the naming rights sponsor of the NZ Avocado Family 5km event.

Avocados contain amazing nutrients to help people on their fitness and wellness journey. Our aim is to inspire healthy lives through connecting the goodness of avocados with the 15,000 participants and 50,000 spectators at the marathon, and support thousands of other New Zealanders with education around using avocados to fuel their fitness journeys through media coverage in the lead up to the event.

Whether you’re a first time runner or seasoned veteran, the NZ Avocado 5km race at the ASB Auckland Marathon provides an opportunity to set a fitness challenge for yourself and get active.

5kms is a great distance to run as group and we hope families, friends and colleagues get out there together to share an iconic New Zealand experience and an enjoy the benefits of their fitness journey.

Don’t forget to come and visit the NZ Avocado tent at the finish line event for FREE AVOCADO ON TOAST, avocado goodies and more.