The Devonport Half Marathon is also Race One of the brand new Garmin Auckland Half Marathon Series, a season long challenge featuring four fantastic events. Accumulate points in the Half Marathon Series, Classic Series or Kids Dash Series leading up to our season finale in April 2017. The Devonport Half Marathon is strategically placed five weeks before the Auckland Marathon, making it a great tune-up for the big day. The special 15k option is the ideal tester for those in the half marathon. For those with more modest ambitions, this is just a great way to discover the beaches, cafes, reserves and historic neighbourhoods of this fabulous area.