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CoolRunning Reader Awards 2008 - Nominations
CoolRunning Reader Awards 2008 - Nominations

Please nominate who you would like to vote for in each of the categories for the annual Coolrunning Reader Awards.

Guidelines

  • Nominations are now closed
  • You needn't nominate in all categories eg just the ones you are interested in.
  • CoolRunning reserves the right to remove nominations if it judges that the nomination wasn't serious or is invalid.
  • This isn't the actual vote - it is a call for nominations - voting opens on 13th January
DO NOT ADD A NOMINATION IF IT IS ALREADY ON THE LIST that is immediately following.
You should make nominations for people or races etc that are not on the list !

Race Section

Best Australian 10km Race
Already nominated:

  • Answ/Striders State 10K Homebush
  • Bridge To Brisbane
  • Bridges Fun Run Perth
  • Burnie 10K
  • Coburg Lake Classic
  • Fishers Ghost Fun Run
  • Jetty To Jetty 10Km
  • Min-Mosmarathon
  • Olympic Dream (Melbourne)
  • Qld 10Km (Doomben)
  • Shepparton 10Km
  • Smc 10Km
  • Sri Chinmoy
  • Striders 10Km Lane Cove

 

Best Australian Half-Marathon Race

Already nominated:

  • Bankstown Hidden Half
  • Barossa Half Marathon
  • Bunbury 1/2
  • Canberra Half Marathon
  • Central Coast Half-Marathon
  • Coburg Half Marathon
  • Gold Coast Half
  • Jetty To Jetty Hm
  • Kembla Joggers Half
  • Lake Macquarie Half
  • Melbourne Half Marathon
  • Noosa Half Marathon
  • Qld Half (Doomben)
  • Run Melbourne
  • Sandy Point 1/2
  • Shepparton Half
  • Sutherland Hm (Royal Np)
  • Sydney (Smh) Half Marathon
  • Sydney Running Festival Half
  • Weston Creek Half

 

Best Australian Marathon Race

Already nominated:

  • Adelaide Marathon
  • Alice Springs Marathon
  • Brisbane Marathon
  • Canberra Marathon
  • Fitzroy Falls
  • Gold Coast Marathon
  • Hobart Marathon
  • Hunter Valley Marathon
  • Melbourne Marathon
  • Mudgee Marathon
  • Perth Marathon
  • Pichi Richi Marathon
  • Portland Marathon Victoria
  • Shepparton Marathon Event
  • Sydney Marathon

 

Best Australian UltraMarathon Race (longer than a marathon)

Already nominated:

  • Banana Coast Ultra (Grafton To Coffs)
  • Bogong To Hotham
  • Bruny Island Ultra - 64Km
  • Caboolture 24/48 Hour
  • Coast To Koscuisko 2008
  • Coburg 24 Hour Carnival
  • Cradle Mountain Tasmania
  • Glasshouse
  • Gnw 100S
  • Gold Coast 100
  • Kurrawa To Duranbah And Back
  • Maroondah Dam 50Km
  • Red Rock To Coffs
  • Six Foot Track
  • Tamborine Trek
  • Tnf100
  • Ultra Around The Tan
  • Wilsons Prom
  • Yurrebilla Trail 56Km Ultra

 

Best Australian "Other distance" Race (that is able to be voted for above)

Already nominated:

  • Adelaide City To Bay
  • City To Surf Perth
  • City To Surf Sydney
  • Coast To Kosciuszko
  • Coburg Bluestone Classic
  • Cr 5Km Challenge
  • Great Nosh Footrace
  • Great Train Race (Puffing Billy)
  • Hares 'n' Hounds - Qld
  • Mountain To Surf, Lorne, Vic
  • Mt Wilson To Bilpin
  • Run For The Kids
  • Sutherland To Surf 11K

 

Best Australian Regional Race (>100kms from capital city)

Already nominated:

  • 4 Peaks
  • Banana Coast Ultra (Grafton To Coffs)
  • Coast To Kosciuszko Ultramarathon
  • Great Ocean Road Weekend
  • Macleay Marathon
  • Moe 6 Hour, Victoria
  • Pichi Richi Marathon
  • Red Rock To Coffs
  • Shepparton Marathon Event
  • Shoalhaven King Of The Mtn 32K
  • Warwick Pentath-Run

 

Athlete Section

Best Australian Male Athlete

Already nominated:

  • Collis Birmingham
  • Craig Alexander
  • Craig Mottram
  • Jared Talent
  • Kurt Fearnley
  • Lee Troop
  • Martin Dent
  • Ryan Gregson
  • Steve Hooker
  • Yousef Abdi

 

Best Australian Female Athlete

Already nominated:

  • Benita Johnson
  • Deanne Nobbs
  • Emma Snowsill
  • Kerrie Bremner
  • Lara Tamsett
  • Sally Mclennan
  • Sarah Jamieson

 

Best Overseas Athlete (male or female)

Already nominated:

  • Chrissie Wellington
  • Constantina Tomescu
  • Geb
  • Paula Radcliffe
  • Sammy Wanjiru
  • Usain Bolt

 

Community Section

CoolRunning's favourite running shop

Already nominated:

  • 3 Sports
  • Active Stride
  • E-Bay
  • Intraining
  • Joggers World (Adelaide)
  • Leo Russell
  • Northside Runners (Manly)
  • Runner's Shop, Canberra
  • Runners World Kew
  • Runners World Perth
  • Running Science
  • See Me Run
  • Skirt Sports
  • Southside Runners
  • Sydney Running Centre
  • Victory Sports Robina

 

CoolRunning's favourite running/sports magazine

Already nominated:

  • Outdoor Mag Gear Guide
  • R4Yl
  • Runners World
  • Trailrunner

 

CoolRunning's favourite running club

Already nominated:

  • Actccc
  • Bankstown Sports Athletics Club
  • Brrc
  • Coburg Harriers
  • Frontrunner
  • Girraween Athletics Club
  • Hills District
  • Kembla Joggers
  • Northside Running Group NRG
  • Nrg
  • Pcrg
  • Sarrc
  • Sydney Marathon Clinic Smc
  • Sydney Striders
  • Traq
  • Wamc
  • Woodstock Runners

 

CoolRunning's favourite thread of the year
(enter the url or the exact title and we will put it into a proper link "soon")

Already nominated:

  • Coast-To-Kosciusko 2008
  • Coolrunner Weightloss Transformations
  • Depression
  • How Long To Sustainable 3Min Kms
  • Irks Thread
  • Is Cr Becoming Lame?
  • Number Twos / Poo
  • Yurrebilla Trail, Bets The Green Light

 

CoolRunning's most accomplished athlete of the year
(must have posted at least once, your definition of accomplished)

Already nominated:

  • Blue Dog
  • Clarkey Of Cp
  • Fossil
  • Kelvin
  • Lee Troop
  • Martin Fryer (Phibes)
  • Milov
  • Paul Every
  • Rudolf
  • Spud
  • Tim Cochrane
  • Uncle Dave
  • Usaphil
  • Whippet Man

 

CoolRunning's most inspirational runner
(must have posted at least once)

Already nominated:

  • Bigadam
  • Blue Dog
  • Brettsrun
  • Eagle
  • Everyreadybunny
  • Fred
  • Horrie
  • Kb
  • Kelvin
  • Martin Fryer (Phibes)
  • Milov
  • Paul Every
  • Pbig
  • Ratdog
  • Runbare
  • Slowmo
  • Sook54
  • South Australian/ Frank
  • Staypuff
  • Stellabella
  • Tim
  • Tim2
  • Travy
  • Usaphil
  • Wild Thing

 

CoolRunning's ambassador of the year
(must have posted at least once)

Already nominated:

  • Angelic One
  • Bellthorpe
  • Blue Dog
  • Chilliman
  • Colsy
  • Ourimbah
  • Paul Every
  • Peterhorse
  • Plodbod
  • Plu
  • Rudolf
  • Seris
  • Simlin
  • Sook54
  • South Australian/Frank
  • Stella Bella
  • Sunny1
  • Tesso
  • The Owl
  • Tiger Boy
  • Wombatoutofhell

 

Best photo added to the photo gallery this year
(enter the url and suggest a title, and we will make it into a proper link "soon")

Already nominated:

  • C2K mannequins
  • Ratdog in Mankini
  • [URL=http://www.coolrunning.com.au/forums/index.php?autocom=gallery&req=si&img=2518][IMG]http://www.coolrunning.com.au/forums/uploads/1226351400/gallery_15669_197_33071.jpg[/IMG][/URL] tonedbutt\'s son

 

This year's most popular training run

Already nominated:

  • Beyond The Black Stump
  • Blue Labyrinth
  • Cr Pack Runs Along The Capital City Trail
  • Cremorne Reserve
  • Gnw Patonga Night Train
  • Lady Carrington Drive (Rnp)
  • Lane Cove River Park
  • M7
  • Main Yarra Trail
  • Merri Creek
  • Quarry Trail : Hornsby-Dural Nsw
  • Rat Run (Melbourne)
  • River Loop (Brisbane)
  • River Torrens (Adelaide)
  • The Bay Run (Sydney)
  • The Tan

 

This year's most worn brand (not model) of running shoes
(Enter the make YOU wore MOST)

Already nominated:

  • Adidas
  • Asics
  • Bare Feet
  • Brooks
  • Keen
  • Loco
  • Mizuno
  • Montrail
  • New Balance
  • Nike
  • Puma
  • Reebok
  • Salomon
  • Saucony
  • Vibram Five Fingers

 

This year's most essential running accessory

Already nominated:

  • A Partner Who Understands
  • Compressions
  • Cr Cap
  • Cr Tri Top
  • Garmin
  • Hydration Pack
  • Ipod Or Other Personal Stereo
  • Polar Monitor
  • Running Skirt
  • Shorts
  • Spibelt
  • Sportshield
  • Sunglasses

 

This year's favourite running blog - must be listed on the CR blogs list here

Already nominated:

  • Bellthorps Blog
  • Blogoutoutofhell By Wooh
  • Eagle's Blog
  • Ewoksta's Blog
  • Fred's Blob Er Blog
  • Owl's Blog
  • Runbare's Blog
  • Sook54's Blog
  • South Australian's Blog
  • Stellabella's Blog
  • Tesso's Blog
  • Tim's Blog
  • Travy's Blog
  • Wombatface (Aka Ewen)'s Blog

 


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