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Aug 2019
Fri-Sun 23-25 Aug YMCA CANBERRA CAPITAL TO COAST (ACT)
Capital to Coast (C2C) is a 100km multistage event held from Friday afternoon to Sunday afternoon at various locations between Canberra, ACT, and Huskisson, NSW. Stages range between (approximately) 7km and 16km in length. Runners can participate as solo runners, completing all nine stages, or as members of relay teams of up to four runners. contact: YMCA Canberra. email: c2c@ymca.org.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 25 Aug DE CASTELLA RUN (VIC)
5 km run or walk, 10 km run or 15 km run along the Yarra Boulevard in Kew. Raises funds for the Indigenous Marathon Foundation. Meet the event patron and IMF founder Rob de Castella, Lots of prizes, age group medals, spot prizes, freebies, sausage sizzle. contact: Liz de Castella. email: decastellarun@gmail.com. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 25 Aug PUB2PUB CHARITY FUN RUN & FESTIVAL (NSW)
On Sunday August 25, Sydney�s most scenic fun run celebrates its 27th year. Courses start at Dee Why Beach (13km), Warriewood (6km), and Mona Vale (3km) and end with a Family Festival at Newport Beach, making this fun run perfect for everyone, from families to the most serious runners. Take in Sydney�s beautiful Northern Beaches while raising money for local charities. Organised by the Rotary Club of Brookvale, all money raised is donated to organisations including Life Education, Surf Life Saving Northern Beaches, The Sanfilippo Children's Foundation and Without A Ribbon. For more information, or to register, visit pub2pub.com.au  contact: David Keogh. email: david@vida.com.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 25 Aug LAKE MACQUARIE RUNNING FESTIVAL (NSW)
The 35th Anniversary of the Lake Macquarie Running Festival will be convened on Sunday 25 August 2019. With in excess of 2,000 participants joining in the community event by completing the Half Marathon, 10.5km Fun Run or 4km Kids Scamper. The event follows the scenic shores of Lake Macquarie between Warners Bay and Speers Point (Hunter Region less then 90 mins North of Sydney). Early Bird Registration (Price Discount and Free Event T-Shirt)are open now until 29 July and registration also taken up until the start of the event. For more details visit www.lakemacrunning.com or phone Chad on 0459 710 038. contact: Chad Griffith on 0459 710 038. email: enquiries@lakemacrunning.com. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 25 Aug PERTH CITY TO SURF 2019 (WA)
The Chevron City to Surf for Activ is an iconic event and one of the �must do� runs in Australia, so whether you run, walk or roll your way through the 4km, 12km, half marathon or marathon, the atmosphere is contagious. It�s a day of fun and fitness, a celebration of inspiration and achievement for all!  email: info@perthcitytosurf.com.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 25 Aug NORTH RYDE FUN RUN FOR YOUTH MENTAL HEALTH (NSW)
The North Ryde Rotary Club runs this fun run. We have a 5 km run and a 2 km walk. There is a Corporate Challenge with a trophy for the Corporate team with the most runners. $500 for the school in the Ryde City Council area with the most runners and medals for first and second in the 12 and under and over 12 categories in the 5 Km. the run is held 9:00 am till 1:00 pm at Macquarie University Sport Grounds, cnr Culloden and Talavera Rds Macquarie Park.

North Ryde Fun Run for Youth Mental Health raises money to assist in research and practical programs for youth mental health. We have raised over $46,000 since we began.  contact: Pam Wood. email: northryderotary@gmail.com. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sat 31 Aug THE THUNDERBOLT CLASSIC TRAIL RUN 2019 (NSW)
The Thunderbolt Trail Race presented by Salisbury Lodges, runs through patches of untouched forest in the Barrington Tops National Park. The course takes you winding past cascades, eucalyptus, across and through subtropical delights of the scenic Williams River valley, while entering an enchanting patch of ancient rainforest.

For those wanting an extra challenge, the course heads up the Corker Trail and it's not called the Corker Trail for nothing!! This part of the course is a high altitude, high-octane adventure in the rugged mountain country. This challenging track follows the ridgeline from Lagoon Pinch picnic area to Carey's Peak on the Barrington Plateau. We promise it won't just be the scenery that takes your breath away. Winding through a variety of vegetation, from tall open woodlands to lush rainforest and cool temperate stands of Antarctic beech, your vigorous effort will be rewarded with brilliant views near Corker Mountain. After that, the expansive snow gum woodlands, grassy plains, and swamps of the Barrington Tops plateau will roll out before you.

The Thunderbolt Trail Race will start and finish within the grounds of Salisbury Lodges. Parking will be available on race day within the grounds of Salisbury Lodges. For those wishing to make a weekend out of the event, we have camping packages available at Salisbury Lodges. The Thunderbolt Trail race offers the following distances:

2kms - Kids Race
16kms - Thunderbolt Dash
​33kms - Thunderbolt Corker contact: Sean Greenhill. email: info@mountainsports.com.au. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sat 31 Aug MAXIMUM ADVENTURE RACE SERIES - ENOGGERA, BRISBANE (QLD)
Short, fast and fun, and suitable for anyone and everyone with a real sense of and adventure, the Maximum Adventure Race Series is designed to offer the perfect introduction to the exhilarating sport of adventure racing. Designed for teams of two, the races are fun, fast and furious with teams having to change between three core disciplines several times during the event…mountain biking, trail running and kayaking. These non-stop events will take between two to six hours to complete so there is never any time to get bored or tired – you will constantly be challenged throughout the race, physically and mentally! The Classic Course consists of 15-25km of mountain biking, 5-10km of trail running and 2-4km of kayaking. The Novice Course consists of 5-15km of mountain biking, 3-5km of trail running and 1-2km of kayaking. Note: There are multiple legs of each discipline, which add up to the distances quoted. So, if you are new to the sport of adventure racing and are looking for an exciting challenge that lives up to your love of outdoors and action packed adventure, then the Maximum Adventure Race Series is a great way to experience what this exhilarating, growing sport is all about. contact: Maximum Adventure. email: info@maxadventure.com.au. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sat 31 Aug WINGELLO TRAIL RUN FESTIVAL (NSW)
50km – 24km – 18km – 7km – 1km, Wingello State Forest, Southern Highlands Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
 
Sep 2019
Tue 3 Sep MT AINSLIE RUN UP AND POWER WALK (ACT)
Run and power walk up Mt Ainslie at 12.45pm on the first Tuesday of each month. Free. Start at Remembrance Park, Treloar Crescent, Campbell (behind the Australian War Memorial). Finish at the tower on the summit of Mt Ainslie. Make you own way back down the mountain. Altitude at the start 595m. Altitude at the finish 825m.  contact: John Harding. email: hackettrunner at hotmail dot com. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sat 7 Sep COASTAL CLASSIC (NSW)
The Coastal Classic is a 30km trail run along one of the most stunning tracks in Australia, it has everything to offer from rocky terrain, sand running and beaches, to cliff-tops, bushland, rainforest and steep hill inclines. The scenery is spectacular with breathtaking coastal views on the beach and from the cliff tops. You literally feel like you are a million miles from anywhere. Set amid one of Australia’s oldest and wildest coastal terrains, in fact it is the world’s second oldest national park (after Yellowstone in the U.S), the Coastal Classic is a trail run along the Coast Track from Otford to Bundeena. With 29km of trails, beaches, sand and rainforest – this race has a little bit of everything with great views to top it off! While the Royal National Park has long been used by runners, thanks to its beautiful scenery and easy access from Sydney’s Southern Suburbs, there hasn’t been a long trail race in the Park in recent years (apart from along Lady Carrington Drive). contact: April Gillies. email: info@maxadventure.com.au. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sat-Sun 7-8 Sep KOWEN MOONLIGHTER (KOWEN TRAIL RUN SERIES) (ACT)
Kowen Moonlighter event lets runners experience trail running at night. With 7 different events to choose from there is something for everyone from beginner trail runners to experienced ultra runners. The events utilise a 7.55km loop with short events Saturday evening (single 7.55km, double 15.10km or triple 22.65km loops) or for the more serious runners a 6 or 12 hour ultra run with either solo or relay teams going overnight. Not-for-profit will all proceeds going to the local Wamboin Rural Fire Brigade. contact: Pam Muston. email: kowentrailrun@gmail.com. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 8 Sep MORUYA TOWN TO SURF FUN RUN (NSW)
The 8km undulating course is challenging for serious runners, but well within the capabilities of the casual jogger/walker who just want to participate in a fun event with family and friends. Starting in Riverside Park, Moruya, the scenic course follows the bike path along South Heads Road, finishing at the Moruya Surf Club. contact: Karyn Starmer. email: funrun@moruyasurf.org.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 8 Sep NEWTOWN PUBLIC SCHOOL RUN FOR FUN (NSW)
2019 is the third annual NEWTOWN PUBLIC SCHOOL Run for Fun, in Sydney Park, Alexandria. A bright fluoro-themed morning of fitness, community spirit and fundraising for the local public school. contact: Mycarla Wilson. email: newtownfunrun@gmail.com. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 8 Sep BEACHSIDE DASH (NSW)
Starting and finishing in Peter Depena Park, Sans Souci, the Dash also takes in the beautiful views of Dolls Point and Brighton. Time: The Dash starts from 6.45am with registration open. Each Dash event starts at the following times: 10km Dash commences at 7.30am. 5km Dash commences at 9.00am. 2km Dash commences at 10.10am. contact: Tracie Junghans. email: event@ssmrf.com.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 8 Sep BLUE LIGHT HEART OF THE GOLDFIELDS ADVENTURE (VIC)
The Blue Light Heart of the Goldfields Adventure provides participants with an absolutely unique experience in Australia's First Notable Town of Maldon. The town carries the tag due to its pioneer like main streets which remain as if was still the 1800 and 1900s.

This dirt track and trail event run or walk adventure will be one to treasure. The event will trek across Mt Tarrengower that towers over Maldon. The mountain provides spectacular scenery capturing the flora & fauna, mine diggings and ruins, the amazing volcanic rock formations and views to take your breath away of the Grampians, Mt Franklin, Cairn Curran Reservoir, Mt Alexander, Mt Macedon, Loddon Valley and of course Maldon. The inaugural events in 2019 will offer distances up to 18km. For 2020 the event will most likely also provide participants the opportunity to take on an Ultra-Marathon adventure. contact: Craig Green. email: manager@bluelightcamp.com. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 8 Sep MT CRAWFORD CHALLENGE (SA)
8k, 15k, 24k, 35k. The start and finish of the loop are at Ponderosa camp ground, with entry to the carpark from the northern side of Cricks Mill Rd. (which is the Mount Pleasant to Williamstown road), 7.5 kms from Mount Pleasant Town Centre and 13.5 kms from Williamstown. Please note there will be no access from Starkey rd. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sat 14 Sep KANGAROO VALLEY TREK FOR TIMOR (NSW)
The fifth fabulous Valley Trek will be hosted by the Kangaroo Valley Remexio Partnership ( KVRP). Teams of two to six participants can walk or run 50 kilometres, 36 kilometres or enjoy a more leisurely day and choose the 14 kilometre option. Participants are asked to get people to sponsor their efforts. with funds raised going towards life changing community programs in East Timor.  contact: Lynne 0488641182. email: mail@kvrp.net.au. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sat 14 Sep SRI CHINMOY CANBERRA TRAIL 100 (ACT)
100 km individual and relay Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sat 14 Sep MOON SHADOW (WA)
Ellis Brook Valley Reserve. 7 km, 12 km.  Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 15 Sep AUSTRALIAN MOUNTAIN RUNNING CHAMPIONSHIPS (JUNIORS, SENIORS, MASTERS) (QLD)
Camp Mountain, Brisbane. 9 kms for junior men and women (age 16 to 19 years); 14 kms for seniors (age 20 and over) and Masters (5 year age groups from M/W35 to M/W 65+.  Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 15 Sep BLACKMORES SYDNEY RUNNING FESTIVAL (NSW)
Described as one of the most scenic and spectacular courses in Australia, the Blackmores Sydney Running Festival attracts around 33,000 participants annually. In 2013 the Blackmores Sydney Marathon was the first Australian marathon to be broadcast live in 23 years. The popularity of the Sydney Marathon has attracted both international and local elite athletes and as a result in 2014 the Sydney Marathon achieved Gold Label by the International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF). The Blackmores Sydney Running Festival consists of four exciting events, all crossing the Sydney Harbour Bridge with the Marathon, Half Marathon and Bridge Run (10 kilometre Certified) distances finishing at the iconic Sydney Opera House and the Family Fun Run (3.5 kilometre) at Sydney's prestigious Conservatorium of Music. Runners, joggers and walkers of all skill levels and ages will experience a challenge or a fun day out to explore the extraordinary scenic views of Sydney. contact: Meaghan Loand. email: info@sydneyrunningfestival.com.au. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 15 Sep THE GREAT WHITSUNDAY TRAIL RUN (QLD)
The iconic course is a challenging 28.7 km through some of the best rainforest in North Queensland, traversing the Conway Ranges National Park via the Conway Circuit, with varying surfaces. The introduction of the 57.4km Ultra in 2016 proved so popular that it is now firmly placed on the event calendar, and travels the 28.7km course in an out and back loop. The 10.5k Honeyeater Challenge, to be conducted on the same day, starting and finishing at Airlie Beach Lagoon. This event is steep and challenging and takes runners to the Honeyeater Lookout and back.  Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Tue 17 Sep BLACK MOUNTAIN RUN UP AND POWER WALK (ACT)
Free 2.6 km run and power walk up Black Mtn at 12.45pm on the third Tuesday of each month. Start on Clunies Ross Street, 150 m east of the entrance to the Botanic Gardens. Finish on the summit of Black Mountain. Make you own way back down the mountain. Altitude at the start 575m. Altitude at the finish 811m. Gain 236 metres.  contact: John Harding. email: hackettrunner at hotmail dot com. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sat 21 Sep SURF COAST CENTURY (VIC)
WELCOME TO THE SURF COAST CENTURY - A SPECTACULAR 50KM AND 100KM ULTRAMARATHON ALONG VICTORIA'S SURF COAST AND WILDFLOWER HINTERLAND WITH BEAUTIFUL SCENERY THE WHOLE WAY.
This incredible race takes runners on an extraordinary journey below towering sea cliffs, along remote beaches and through the captivating wildflower hinterland on twisting single track where no two footsteps are the same.
As well as attracting many of Australia's best runners, the Surf Coast Century also has a great reputation as the ideal event for those tackling their first ultra marathon due to the accessible course, terrific support services, easy logistics and the incredible energy around the course generated by all the supporters, other runners and event officials.
So set yourself the ultimate challenge and join us for the 2019 Surf Coast Century for an unforgettable experience. ENTRIES NOW OPEN! contact: Annie Knight. email: info@rapidascent.com.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sat 21 Sep HARVEST RUN (VIC)
Run. Wine. Cheese. Plan a weekend getaway or day trip to run (and explore) the scenic Yarra Valley�because wine not? The Harvest Run event weekend is a favourite among wine and cheese loving runners. With two distances to choose from (5.3K and 13.5K), enjoy all the beauty of running through the Yarra Valley region with the added fun of live music, gourmet food and local wines.  contact: 03 9285 0600. email: info@solemotive.com. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 22 Sep ADVENTURETHON CHARTERS TOWERS (QLD)
The fun and excitement of the Adventurethon Outback Sprint are returning to Charters Towers in 2019. Family fun + excitement + extraordinary locations + adventurous challenges are all on offer to you. Put together the three disciplines of Paddle, Run & Mountain Bike in a Scenic Hidden Gem in Outback Charters Towers for a fast-paced Sprint or more relaxed Enticer event full of adrenaline. The location is ideal for camping and allows for a relaxed, low stress, have a go, atmosphere where you can get back to the basics of enjoying a new landscape with your mates, no Egos no Judgements �have a swim with mates at Echo Hole when you are done! Be sure to head to our website for the most-up-to-date information https://adventurethon.com.au/event/charters-towers-qld/ contact: Adventurethon Australia 0447496489. email: admin@adventurethon.com.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 22 Sep COBURG WELCOME TO SPRING FUN RUN (VIC)
�Coburg �welcome to Spring� Fun run, Sunday 22nd September 2019, 15km run, 6km run/walk, 3km run for juniors (and seniors). 9am, Sunday 2019 enter online or on the day the day, at the Coburg Harriers Clubrooms, Harold Stevens Athletic track (behind the Basketball Stadium) in Outlook Rd Coburg, Melway Map 18 A10; trophies/medals for place getters and certificates for the rest; plenty of parking, friendly atmosphere, free morning tea. � contact: Bernie Goggin 0417012682. email: funruns@coburgharriers.org.au. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 22 Sep TRAIL RUNNING SERIES 4 - ANGLESEA (VIC)
Ignite your senses and take your running off-road for the 2019 Trail Running Series. 5 races at 5 breathtaking locations await! All in misty wilderness and a one hour drive from Melbourne.

Each series event includes short, medium and long course formats with lots of trail-stomping in pristine landscape.

Please note entries to the Trail Run Series 2019 will open mid-April 2019. Be sure to like and follow the Trail Running Series Facebook page so you don't miss opening day.

2019 Race Dates & Venues Race 1: Sunday 16 June - Plenty Gorge - 6km / 11km / 17km Race 2: Sunday 14 July - Smiths Gully - 7km / 14km / 18km Race 3: Sunday 4 August - Silvan, Dandenong Ranges - 7km / 15km / 21km Race 4: Sunday 22 September - Anglesea - 9km / 15km / 23km Race 5: Saturday 5 October (Night race) - Yarra Bend - 5km / 10km / 15km contact: Kylie O'Brien. email: info@rapidascent.com.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 22 Sep LAWSON TRAIL RUNS (NSW)
Lawson, Blue Mountains. 17.4km / 9.2km Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Wed 25 Sep BYRON2BRUNS BEACH RUN (NSW)
The Byron2Bruns Beach Run is series of two individual Fun Runs (5km + 10km) that take place on the iconic stretch of sand between Belongil Creek (just north of Byron Bay) and the Brunswick Surf Life Saving Club in Brunswick Heads, NSW. contact: DAMIAN HOPKINS. email: info@byron2brunsbeachrun.com. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 


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