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Sep 2014
Tue 2 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.
 
Thu 4 Sep SURF AND TURF NIGHT TRAIL SERIES (NSW)
The Surf and Turf Night Trail Series is an off road running/walking event held at 7.30pm on a Thursday night on the beautiful golf courses of Sydney's Northern Beaches. Participants can enter the 8km or 4km run or walk as an individual or a team member. And, after getting your headlamp on and taking a dash around the course you get to finish it off with a social drink or a dinner at the clubhouse. It's a race to the 19th hole - ready, set, go... contact: Endorphin Enterprises. email: lyndsay@endorphinenterprises.com.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sat 6 Sep COASTAL CLASSIC (NSW)
The Coastal Classic is a running race along the classic 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). The Coastal Classic promises to be a great run – but it will also support a great cause by raising funds for the Royal National Park to assist with signage and trail maintenance of the Coast Track.  contact: Jared Cox. email: info@maxadventure.com.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sat 6 Sep 14TH WMRA/WMA MASTER WORLD MOUNTAIN RUNNING CHAMPIONSHIPS
The 14th Masters World Mountain Running Championships will be organised at Telfes, Austria.  Visit the website for more details.
 
Sat 6 Sep COASTAL CLASSIC (NSW)
The Coastal Classic is a running race along the classic 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). The Coastal Classic promises to be a great run – but it will also support a great cause by raising funds for the Royal National Park to assist with signage and trail maintenance of the Coast Track.  email: info@maxadventure.com.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sat 6 Sep TREX CROSS TRIATHLON SERIES - DUATHLON (QLD)
The 14/15 TreX Cross Triathlon Series kicks off with a Duathlon at one of our most popular event locations. Karingal Scout Camp on Brisbane's south side offers some of the best mountain biking in South East Queensland. Like the TreX Cross Triathlon, the TreX Duathlon has all the thrills of off-road racing, minus the swim leg. Long course contenders will tackle a challenging 6km trail run, 15km mountain bike and 2km trail run, whilst sprint course contenders undertake a 2km trail run, 10km mountain bike and 2km trail run. For the juniors, and newcomers to the sport who want a taste of off-road action, the teaser/junior course is a challenging 1km trail run, 4.5km mountain bike and 500m trail run.  contact: Simon Lazenby. email: info@in2adventure.com.au. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 7 Sep SRI CHINMOY SYDNEY 2014 SERIES RACE 8 - IRON COVE HALF-MARATHON, 7KM & 4KM RUNS. (NSW)
Leichhardt Park, end of Glover St, Lilyfield. When a race venue is as good as this, we just have to keep returning! Compare your times from the previous race here in March, or step up to the Half-Marathon distance. Bring family and friends to enjoy a lovely Spring morning by the Bay. Parking at the end of Glover St, Lilyfield. On-the-day registration opens at 6.45 am and closes at 7.55 am, with races starting from 8 am. Did we mention the pancake breakfast? contact: Prachar Stegemann. email: sydney@srichinmoyraces.org. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 7 Sep MORNINGTON RUNNING FESTIVAL (VIC)
21km, 10km, and 5km Run along the beautiful Mornington Peninsula foreshore. We also have a 1km Run for the smaller kiddies.
Note new date (was 25 May) email: info@xosize.com.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 7 Sep ROSS FESTIVAL OF MARATHONS (TAS)
The Ross Festival of Marathons enters its 11th year, and it is an event that creates a friendly atmosphere and is aimed at participation, there is a Full Marathon, a Half Marathon a 10km Race as well as a Children's Challenge. Once again we will be offering a Teams Marathon Event where you can enter a team of either 2, 3 or 4. Come along and find out how much fun Tasmania's Boutique Marathon can be.  contact: Casey Mainsbridge. email: Casey.Mainsbridge@utas.edu.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 7 Sep COFFS HARBOUR RUNNING FESTIVAL (NSW)
The Bendigo Bank Coffs Harbour Running Festival is a community event for people of all ages and abilities and consists of a 21.1km Half Marathon, 10km Fun Run, 5km Fun Run and a 3km Family Fun Run/Walk. Held on a bush trail on the Coffs Creek walkway, the flat, shady course is ideal for runners. The picturesque track hugs the beautiful Coffs Creek and competitors run over floating boardwalks, through swamp forests of mangrove, casuarina and paperbark trees from the centre of town to the coast and back. Hosted by Bendigo Bank, the Coffs harbour Running Festival raises funds for local childrens' charities including Life Education Australia, Coffs Coast Autism, Camp Quality and the Early Childhood Intervention Program Coffs Harbour.  contact: www.villagesports.com.au. email: events@villagesports.com.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 7 Sep PARA RIVER FATHERS DAY CLASSIC (SA)
The Para River Classic is a fun run/walk that follows the Little Para River trails. 3 distances of 10km, 5km and 2km are offered along well maintained paths guiding you through a very shaded and picturesque course. Part proceeds will be donated to the Cancer Council SA. Participants are encouraged to wear blue to show their support for cancer research. There'll be prizes for the best dressed and most creative team costumes, as well as prizes for the winners of each distance. New in 2014: Enjoy a short walk around the little Para Trails with Peppa Pig. The 1km walk is on structured paths and is accessable to all ages. Race features: Course Marshalls and course signs - Several water stations provided along the course - Ample car parking - Accurately timed and measured race - Toilets and showers facilities - Prizes for first place male and female in all distances - Random draw prizes - Live bands - Food stalls - Face painting and other kids entertainment  contact: Sarah McEwen or Brian Gillies. email: smcewen@salisbury.sa.gov.au; bggillies@salisbury.sa.gov.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 7 Sep HAWKESBURY (NSW)
The SIDS Stampede is a half marathon, 5km and 10km fun run and 5km walk running event. All money raised will go directly to the SIDS and Sleep Apnoea Research Department at The Children's Hospital Westmead. The event organiser's aim is that by raising money scientists may find a cure. contact: Brenda King. email: info@sidsstampede.com.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 7 Sep BANKSTOWN HALF MARATHON - THE HIDDEN HALF AND 3KM MAYORAL WALK/RUN (NSW)
INCORPORATING ATHLETICS NSW STATE HALF MARATHON CHAMPIONSHIPS The Races start and finish at the Western Districts Joggers and Harriers' Clubhouse at Lake Gillawarna- 150m west of the footbridge over Henry Lawson Drive, between Flinders Rd and Georges Cres, Georges Hall. The course, reputed to be one of the most picturesque virtually traffic free running courses in Sydney Metro, follows pathways and trails in a park and Lake setting, providing a balanced and "honest" 21.1 km 3 lap course with a good mix of hills and flats. The 3km course is fast and flat but it also provides for an "easy" walk/Run course for the beginner runner and family groups. If you want to try out the course come down any Saturday for our Club's Saturday Run, 7.15am you will be most welcome. Awards for outright 1st, 2nd & 3rd Female and Male with age and other categories for both races also for teams for Schools/Youth Groups and the Community Teams Challenge (Sports Clubs,Business,Government,Community Teams) Lucky Draw for all runners/walkers, Special Fathers Day Draw, First Locals. Online entry https://www.onlineentry.com.au/HHalf_2014.aspx  contact: Joan 0413787135. email: westiesjoggers@gmail.com. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 7 Sep RUN FOR DAD - BENDIGO (VIC)
Road race - 6.8 km run starting at 9am from Eaglehawk to Bendigo. Charity fundraiser for prostate cancer research and awareness. Jointly organised by Athletics Bendigo and St John of God Bendigo Hospital. Sashes for first male and female in the Open, U16, U18, 40+, 50+ and 60+ sections. Breakfast included in entry. Bus to ferry runners to the start. Online entries. contact: Keith Macdonald. email: info@athleticsbendigo.org.au. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 7 Sep TOOWOOMBA ROAD RUNNERS (QLD)
The Marlene Studios Day Spa half marathon, 10km and 5km events will be held at Middle Ridge Park, Stenner Street Toowoomba on Sunday 07 September 2014. The half marathon will commence at 7am, with the 10km and 5km commencing at 8am Registration via Toowoomba Road Runners web site www.trr.org.au  contact: Greg 0403 720 550. email: tmbarr@gmail.com. Visit the website for more details.
 
Fri 12 Sep RIVER TO ROOFTOP STAIR CLIMB (QLD)
55 Levels. 1040 Stairs. Secure your place to walk or run in Brisbane's newest stair climb. Take a quick break from your work day by swapping your work shoes for your runners and do your personal best to help the fight against prostate cancer. Step up to the challenge - register now.  contact: Stef and Ang. email: rivertorooftop@mater.org.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sat 13 Sep ON-RUNNING TRAIL RUN EPIC (QLD)
This years Flight Centre Active Travel Cycle Epic weekend has just become even more EPIC with the introduction of the all new On-Running TRAIL RUN EPIC! Held on the Saturday of the Epic weekend (13th September), the Trail Run Epic consists of two events - a 4.2km and 11.5km Trail Run loop. Entry is open to all ages (starting with our Under 9 category for the 4.2km trail), so encourage all your friends and family to join in this years inaugural event! Challenge yourself by participating in both the 11.5km Trail Run Epic and the 87km Cycle Epic for the chance at the Title of Male/Female of EPIC Endurance! contact: Hayden Brooks. email: hayden.brooks@spicersretreats.com. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 14 Sep WORLD MOUNTAIN RUNNING CHAMPIONSHIPS
Casette di Massa, Italy. Senior men 12km, senior women and junior men 7.5 km, junior women 3.5 km.  Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 14 Sep VCCL KYNETON RIDGE ESTATE WINERY 6.5KM (VIC)
A challenging course starting and finishing at the Kyneton Ridge Estate Winery. Organised by the Victorian Cross Country League. Fun runners can enter for $15 on the day. contact: Brian Marantelli. email: vccl@vccl.org.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 14 Sep BROOKS FORSTER RUNNING FESTIVAL (NSW)
Welcome to the fifth Brooks Forster running festival. Only 3.5 hours from Sydney and less than 2 hours from Newcastle, the beautiful seaside town of Forster Tuncurry welcomes everyone to come and experience one of the most scenic run courses in Australia. With the ocean and lake beside you at all times you will make your way running over the Forster-Tuncurry bridge, covering both towns breakwall paths and trails making up 99% of the flat course, with only one slight hill. The events we offer are: Half marathon 10 km run 5 km fun run 4 km walk and talk 4 km kids fun run 2 km kids fun run  contact: Pete Camilleri 0404 835 060. email: peter@forsterrunningfestival.com.au. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 14 Sep GEELONG MEMORY WALK & JOG (VIC)
This year, Alzheimer's Australia Vic is hosting the inaugural Geelong Memory Walk & Jog. It's all about coming together with your friends and family to raise vital funds to support people affected by dementia. You don't need to be a fitness fanatic to be a part of Memory Walk & Jog - it has something for everyone! You can run, walk, skip or even dress up and dance your way through the day! So whether you're eight or 80, a pro-athlete or just looking for a fun morning out, you can take part in the race and request donations to support the amazing work done by Alzheimer's Australia Vic.  contact: Kristin Marshall. email: kristin.marshall@alzheimers.org.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 14 Sep HUSKY HALF MARATHON AND RUNNING FESTIVAL (NSW)
Elite Energy is proud to present the 4th annual Husky Half Marathon. It is sure be another crowd pleaser - a flat, fast course on the scenic shores of Jervis Bay. The view is so picturesque, you'll wish the race was longer! With the Half Marathon having an option of a two person team, as well as 2km and 5km races, there is a distance for everyone. Pack the family up and make a weekend of it!  contact: Elite Energy. email: office@eliteenergy.com.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 14 Sep WORLD MOUNTAIN RUNNING CHAMPIONSHIPS
The 30th World Mountain Running Championships are being conducted in Casette di Massa, Italy. Senior men 12 km, Senior women and junior men 7.5 km, junior women 3.5 km.  Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 14 Sep SYDNEY TRAIL SERIES - DUFFYS FOREST (NSW)
Just like going back to school this event starts and finishes with a run around the 200 metre athletics track at the Sydney Japanese School. The fastest and least technical of all courses, this course offers a fantastic mix of both single and fire trail, with some lookout views over Broken Bay. Distances available are 8km, 12km, 23km. contact: Laura Impey. email: laura@borntorun.com.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 14 Sep RYDE RIVERS FESTIVAL FUN RUNS (NSW)
There are three categories - the Kids 1km Dash, the 10km Run and the 5km Run. The course is out and back going west from Kissing Point Park, Putney on a flat and scenic shared path next to Parramatta River. The course is accurate and electronic timing will be provided. View the course maps here: http://www.mapmyrun.com/routes/view/99677093 Start times: 1km Kids Dash: 8:30am 10km Fun Run: 8:45am 5km Fun Run: 9:00am Prices: Kids 1km Dash: $5 Under 12 only 10 km Adults: $20 10km Under 18: $15 5km Adult: $15 5km Under 18: $10 Family: $40 (comprising maximum 4 in total, maximum 2 adults all at same residence) The location for the event is Kissing Point Park, Putney which is on Waterview Street between Douglas Street and Yaralla Road. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 14 Sep AVONDALE SCHOOL FUN RUN (NSW)
Come to Avondale School Family Festival and run for fun with your family in a 1km & 3km event. To enter book online now at www.avondaleschool.com.au contact: Avondale School Fun Run Staff. email: admin@avondaleschool.nsw.edu.au. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Tue 16 Sep BLACK MOUNTAIN RUN UP AND POWER WALK (ACT)
2.6kms, 12:45pm, Clunies Ross Street Acton (100m east of entrance to Botanical Gardens). Both runners and power walkers welcome. Free. contact: John Harding. email: hackettrunner at hotmail dot com. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sat-Sun 20-21 Sep FRANKSTON MIDNIGHT MARATHON (VIC)
Frankston Relay For Life Midnight Marathon is a unique opportunity to participate in a Marathon under lights! It is the only Midnight Marathon in Australia. Entry is only $20. The Midnight Marathon is a fundraiser for Cancer Council Victoria, and we do ask runners to raise minimum of $500.  contact: Vaughnn Brooks. email: vaughnn@frankstonrelay.com. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 21 Sep SRI CHINMOY YARRA BOULEVARD HALF MARATHON, 10KM AND 5KM (VIC)
Our final half marathon for the year and including 10km and 5km races, staged on the Yarra Boulevard 5km loop in Richmond, staged from the Kevin Bartlett Reserve. Start time 8.00am. All Sri Chinmoy Races feature chip timing, regular drink stations, age group awards from u15 to 80+ years and post-race breakfast. contact: Kishore Cunningham . email: melbourne@srichinmoyraces.org. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 21 Sep VCCL WESTERFOLDS PARK (TEMPLESTOWE) 6.5KM (VIC)
The final race of the VCCL season is a mixture of bike path and cross country at Westerfolds Park. Fun runners can enter for $15 on the day. contact: Brian Marantelli. email: vccl@vccl.org.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 21 Sep TIDBINBILLA NATURE RESERVE 8K & 15K (ACT) Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Fri 26 Sep BALLAM PARK ONE HOUR TRACK RUN (VIC)
A one hour run on the Ballam Park Athletic Track, Benanee Dve, Frankston. Start is 7pm. This run is conducted by Mornington Peninsula Athletic Club. Entry cost is $5, or $2 for Athletic Victoria registered athletes. contact: Cameron Hall / Mike Wheatley. email: morningtonpeninsula@hotmail.com. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sat 27 Sep REBOOT IN BERMAGUI (NSW)
A weekend to run, refresh, relax and renew in beautiful Bermagui this spring. To be held on Saturday 27th September and Sunday 28th September - this is an inaugural event for locals and visitors run by the Bermagui Area Chamber of Commerce & Tourism. A weekend of active participation in a variety of activities in our beautiful coastal environment. You can choose to do all or one or as many as you like from the program. contact: Bermagui Area Chamber of Commerce & Tourism Inc. email: reboot@bermaguichamber.org.au. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 28 Sep CASINO RSM FUN RUN (NSW)
The 2014 Casino RSM Fun Run will be held on Sun 28 September in the picturesque settings of the Richmond Valley. The event features the Casino RSM 10km, LJ Hooker 5km and Parker & Kissane 4kids2km. Enjoy a weekend away in the Northern Rivers with the surrounding beaches Evans Head, Ballina and Byron Bay less than 50 minutes away.  contact: Scott Westcott. email: scott.westcott@nswathletics.org.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 28 Sep SRI CHINMOY CANBERRA 101 TRAIL RUN (ACT)
The Sri Chinmoy Canberra Centenary 100km trail run was staged in 2013. With Canberra now 101 years old, in 2014 the event grows to 101km: hence the Sri Chinmoy Canberra 101 Trail Run! Starting and finishing at Regatta Point, the route explores Parliament House, Red Hill, Isaacs Ridge, Farrer Ridge, Mt Taylor, Mt Arawang, Cooleman Ridge, Stromlo Forest Park, the National Arboretum, Cork Oaks, Aranda Bushland, Black Mountain Reserve, Mt Majura, Mt Ainslie and Lake Burley Griffin. The run is open to Solo Runners, and to Relay Teams of 2-4 members, with 4 relay legs of approximately 25 km. contact: Prachar Stegemann. email: canberra@srichinmoyraces.org. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 28 Sep BROOKFARM BYRON LIGHTHOUSE RUN (NSW)
A 10 k run in beautiful Byron Bay. All proceeds go to Charity. Now in its 9th year. contact: Brigid. email: byronrun@gmail.com. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 28 Sep MT PORTAL @ GLENBROOK (NSW)
Runners start next to Apple Tree flat picnic area and run up Bennetts Ridge Fire Trail before taking a left turn onto a single track that leads to the Nepean River. Runners will loop back into Darug Campground in Euroka Clearing before making the "billygoat climb" out of the picnic area. At the top of the ridge, runners will make a right turn onto a glorious piece of single track that skirts Portal Waterhole. Runners will exit the single track at the base of Mt. Portal. From there it is a tough climb on fire trail to the top of Mt. Portal and onto Portal Lookout. Runners will turn around here and descend Mt. Portal. Back at the T intersection, runners will make a right hand turn and take the single track back to the main roadway and veer up to the Campfire Creek walking track and make their way almost into the causeway but make a hard turn and head up the Red Hands Cave Track, take take an early exit at Link Trail and heading up a lesser known track into the Ironbark Picnic area to the final descent into Euroka. This is a great course for beginner trail runners and those wishing to blow the cobwebs out after the winter season. contact: Running Wild. email: runningwildnsw@gmail.com. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 


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