Are you ready for a challenge? Do you want to make a difference in your community at the same time?

Calling all Lifesavers!

If you want a fun and memorable experience, love being part of a team and want to run for a cause in this year’s marathon, we want you on our team of St John Lifesavers! Sign up to be one of St John’s Charity Heroes and along with new pals and good times, you’ll get the following:

  • Free entry into your chosen race
  • Personalised St John Dri-Fit runners t-shirt or singlet
  • Free Supporter scheme membership for 12 months - free ambulance 
  • Extensive training guide and tips
  • A St John Lifesavers goodie bag
  • Fundraising support from St John professional fundraisers
  • Prizes and Incentives for our Top Fundraisers
  • An exclusive “Behind the Scenes” tour of St John
  • Cheer squad on race day
  • A well-earned post-race massage
  • Official Charity Runner medal when you have finished the race
  • Post-race celebration with BBQ and designated hospitality tent access at Victoria Park
  • ASB Marathon runners pack
  • Free VIP transport (ferry or coach) to the race start location
  • Personalised charity photograph, race bib and thank you certificate


 “Absolutely epic day! Knowing the difference our fundraising makes, as well as the sense of achievement in completing the event, and then the sights, the bridge and that amazing massage to finish up with really helped to make it epic…”  Megan Joy – St John Lifesaver, ASB Auckland Marathon 2016

Choose to run whichever race you prefer and have fun running with St John Lifesavers, while you raise vital funds to help save lives!  We ask that our St John Lifesaver Charity Heroes commit to raising the following amounts.  Don’t forget – we’re here every step of the way to support you:

  • 12km Traverse $800
  • Half Marathon $1,000
  • Full Marathon $1,500

Places are limited; click here to secure your free entry

Prefer to purchase your own entry, and fundraise without the higher targets? Click here to register your interest.  And don’t forget, if you reach the associated fundraising target above, you’ll still get all the awesome goodies sent your way anyway, as a thank you from St John.

Prefer to get fundraising quick-sharp? Here’s the link to Everyday Hero, where you can set-up your fundraising page easy-peasy, and start raising money to save lives straight away.  Please just flick Rachel Clark an email so that we can say thank you properly and give you all the tips and tricks to make life a bit easier. 

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