Thousands turn out for winter run
Almost 5000 runners and walkers braved winter weather on Sunday for the Wellington Marathon.
Participants of all ages and abilities ran or walked a scenic route along Wellington's waterfront.
The marathon route was from the Westpac Stadium to Marine Parade in Seatoun and back to the stadium.
There was also a half-marathon and 10-kilometre race.
Graeme Taylor won the men's marathon in 2hr 33min 58sec and Sarah Burgess won the women's race in 2:48:40.
Kip Kemei claimed the men's half marathon in 1 hr 6 min 40 sec, and Anne-Marie Madden won the women's half marathon in 1hr 21min 36sec.
Cameron Goldsmid (32min 25sec) and Sarah Drought (35min 56sec) were the winners of the 10km race.