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Feb 2016
Wed 10 Feb SYDNEY SUMMER SERIES 19 AT PENNANT HILLS (NSW)
Can you think AND run? Enjoy a walk or run at your own pace through the streets, parks and reserves of Pennant Hills. Using the coloured orienteering map, visit as many checkpoints as you can in 45 minutes. No need to pre-enter, just rock up. Basic instruction available, beginners of all ages always welcome. Easy navigation. Opening/closing: Start any time from 4.30-6.45pm. Costs: $10 for ONSW club members, $13 for non-members. Timing stick hire $4. Extra maps $2.  contact: Ian Jessup 0416 040 135. email: marketing@onsw.asn.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sat-Sun 13-14 Feb FALLS CREEK MOUNTAIN RAID - TRAIL RUN FESTIVAL (VIC)
A collection of Trail Runs will be held across the weekend, providing the opportunity for runners to experience the spectacular alpine trails and lofty mountain summits around Falls Creek. >> 11.5km Alpine Ash Run - Saturday morning >> 3km Summit Sprint - Saturday afternoon >> 5.5km Falls Creek Explorer - Sunday morning >> 19km Heathy Spur Run - Sunday morning Open to runners of all levels, whether you're after a leisurely jog through the pristine mountain air or a hard core, off-road challenge to test you. contact: Rapid Ascent. email: info@rapidascent.com.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 14 Feb RUN FOR STRENGTH FUN RUN (VIC)
The MDA Run for Strength is a 10km or 5km run or walk around Melbourne's Albert Park Lake, to support Muscular Dystrophy care and research. Love Running? Run for Strength! If running is your first love, what better day is there to pound the pavement than February 14? MDA's seventh annual fun run around Albert Park Lake falls on Valentine's Day in 2016 and we are calling on all lovers of running, jogging and walking to join in this popular event on the MDA calendar. There's a 5km run or walk, but for those seriously enamoured with running, there's a 10km circuit to embrace. MDA hopes to exceed the $30,000 raised through this event last year, so what are you waiting for? Don't be afraid to commit! Sign up today for what is shaping to be a LOVEly event!  contact: Reese Masita. email: reese.masita@mda.org.au. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 14 Feb CUPID'S UNDIE RUN (NSW)
Cupid�s Undie Run is back in Sydney, Melbourne and Gold Coast for another year! Help us support the Children�s Tumour Foundation and raise 180,000 dollars for NF research. This year we�re coming back louder, prouder and a little more cheekier! 2016 Cupid Undie Run invites you to strip down to your undies this Valentines Day weekend for a great cause. Happening in over 30 countries worldwide come in your bedrooms bests to raise money to cure a genetic disorder. Sydney�s Cupid�s Undie Run is a 1.5km run/walk/crawl/meander starting and finishing at the beautiful Bondi Beach, followed by a party and prizes for our top fundraisers, remember it is a fun run not a race! Registration has opened! Get in quick to snag up early bird offer only valid until 31st of December.  contact: 02 9713 6111. email: childrenstumourfdn.au@gmail.com . Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Tue 16 Feb 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.
 
Wed 17 Feb SYDNEY SUMMER SERIES 20 AT GLEBE (NSW)
Can you think AND run? Enjoy a walk or run at your own pace through the streets, parks and reserves of Glebe. Using the coloured orienteering map, visit as many checkpoints as you can in 45 minutes. No need to pre-enter, just rock up. Basic instruction available, beginners of all ages always welcome. Easy navigation. Opening/closing: Start any time from 4.30-6.45pm. Costs: $10 for ONSW club members, $13 for non-members. Timing stick hire $4. Extra maps $2.  contact: Ian Jessup 0416 040 135. email: marketing@onsw.asn.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Wed 17 Feb SUNSET SERIES (VIC)
Experience the excitement of running 4 or 8km through three of Melbourne's favourite venues at dusk: Melbourne Zoo, Princes Park and the Tan. These iconic Melbourne locations will be transformed with a selection of great food, live music, Sunset Bar and areas to sit down and relax after your run. Just some of the many reasons why this is one of Melbourne's favourite running events. Grab your friends, make a night of it and celebrate running in style.  contact: 9285 0600. email: Info@solemotive.com . Visit the website for more details.
 
Sat-Sun 20-21 Feb NESTLE MINI TRI AND TRIAL BAY TRIATHLON (NSW)
Starting with a run swim run at 12.00pm on Saturday for the 5 year olds and 6-7 year olds, 3 separate swim cycle run events for 8-9, 10-11 and 12-15 year olds. Followed by a Presentation at 5.00pm. Sunday the main event starts at 7.30 with a 500m swim, 25km cycle and 6km run. Entry fees 5-7 yrs $15.00; 8-15 yrs $20.00.No teams this year. This fee includes a 1-day Race Licence Insurance cover. If registered with your State Triathlon Association, supply your valid registration number and deduct $6 per registered person. Sunday seniors $90 Individual and $150 Team NOTE: The above prices are for competitors that are registered with the State body (a valid registration card MUST be presented at registration). An additional $10 one-day race licence applies for non registered individuals and non registered teams. Presentation is at 11.00am Closing Date: Online entries close at 5.00 pm Tuesday 16th Feb 2016. Late entries will be accepted on race day up to 1 hour prior to the race start time and a $5.00 late entry fee will apply.  contact: 02 6566 7419. email: trialbay@gmail.com. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sat 20 Feb DOMAIN STADIUM STAIR RACE (WA)
The Stadium Stair Race is an exciting event at Domain Stadium now in its second year. The unique course will take you up, down and through the iconic venue, back of house and exclusive areas of the venue, finishing on the hallowed turf under the stadium lights! Participants will be supporting Western Australians living with multiple sclerosis (MS) and other neurological conditions. Ready, Step, Go!  contact: MSWA Events. email: events@mswa.org.au. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 21 Feb SYDNEY TRAIL SERIES - MANLY DAM (NSW)
Distance options are 8km, 10km and 20km. Friendly competition where runners of all ages and abilities are welcome! A scenic start finish area on the shores of the dam, plus a mix of technical single trails, waterfalls, fire trails, and lovey dam views. Finish your morning with a post race breaky and cool off in the dam! email: laura@borntorun.com.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 21 Feb LATROBE HEALTH CENTRE RIVER RUN (VIC)
The River Run is a flat and fast 5k/10k course along the banks of the beautiful Barwon River in Geelong. Starting and finishing at Barwon Valley Park. The event has a friendly atmosphere, where anyone can participate from the seasoned athlete to the 5k first time walkers. The course is pram friendly and is very reasonably priced. The event assists the River's Gift Charity raise much needed funds to help stamp out SIDS. contact: PB Events 0448854146. email: justin@pbevents.com.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 21 Feb RUN FOR HOPE - MELBOURNE 2016 (VIC)
Run for Hope - Melbourne is a 4.25km run/walk and 8.5km run around the Maribyrnong River, starting and finishing in Coulson Gardens, Maribyrnong. The event is to raise funds and awareness for Pink Hope, a charity that supports women and families with hereditary breast and ovarian cancer. As well as the run/walk there will be face painting, jumping castle, kids art activites, sausage sizzle, entertainment, health information and raffle with great prizes! contact: Sarah Powell. email: runforhopemelbourne@gmail.com. Visit the website for more details.
 
Wed 24 Feb SYDNEY SUMMER SERIES 21 AT DENISTONE (NSW)
Can you think AND run? Enjoy a walk or run at your own pace through the streets, parks and reserves of Denistone. Using the coloured orienteering map, visit as many checkpoints as you can in 45 minutes. No need to pre-enter, just rock up. Basic instruction available, beginners of all ages always welcome. Easy navigation. Opening/closing: Start any time from 4.30-6.45pm. Costs: $10 for ONSW club members, $13 for non-members. Timing stick hire $4. Extra maps $2.  contact: Ian Jessup 0416 040 135. email: marketing@onsw.asn.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sat 27 Feb TREX SNOWY MOUNTAIN TRAIL RUN FESTIVAL (NSW)
Run in conjunction with the Australian Cross Triathlon Champs, the Snowy Mountains Trail Run Festival offers courses for any age and ability. Choose the course that's right for you: 1. Go Hardcore! 15km Trail Run 2. Go Hard! 10k Trail Run 3. Go Go Go! 5km Trail Run Where else would you rather be strapping on your trail run shoes than in Australia's iconic Snowy Mountains? This is one of the most spectacular and challenging trail run courses in Australia coupled with some of the most amazing scenery that only Australia's Snowy Mountains can deliver. But don't be lulled into a false sense of security, this is no walk in the park. This course is a true trail run where runners will go off road, traverse the banks of the Little Thredbo River before heading for the finish line.  contact: Simon Lazenby. email: info@in2adventure.com.au. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sat 27 Feb ROLLER COASTER RUN (VIC)
21.5km or 43km - all on the awesome trails starting and finishing at the scenic SkyHigh Mount Dandenong. A great fun running event with brunch for runners who register in the 21.5km before January 15th!  contact: Melanie. email: info@mountainsports.com.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sat 27 Feb ALBANY SWIM FOR MS (WA)
This swim is being run with the support of the Albany Leisure and Aquatic Centre and the City of Albany. Register today and help us raise $50,000 to help Western Australians living with multiple sclerosis (MS) in the Great Southern. If you are unable to put a team together (up to 10 people) you can still take part. Register online as a solo participant, set yourself a swimming goal and join us on the day. Contact the MSWA events team on 6454 3131 or email us for more information.  contact: MSWA Events. email: events@mswa.org.au. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sat 27 Feb SMITHFIELD TRAIL RACE, CAIRNS (QLD)
Trail race on the mountain biking tracks at Smithfield Conservation Park, Macgregor Road, Cairns contact: Lorraine Lawson. email: info@dynamicrunning.com.au. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sat 27 Feb PROXIMITY CORPORATE & COMMUNITY TRIATHLON (ACT)
Get Fit. Team Build.Network. Socialise. Have Fun! 300m swim / 10km bike / 3km run. Canberra Southern Cross Yacht Club 3 entry options: * Relay team (1 swimmer, 1 cyclist, 1 runner); * Full challenge team (all competitors complete all legs); * Individual (non-team) Junior categories. Discounts for 3 or more teams contact: 100% Events. email: office@100percentevents.com.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sat-Sun 27-28 Feb ORANGE COLOUR CITY RUNNING FESTIVAL (NSW)
The Orange Colour City Running Festival takes part in the beautiful Wine and Gourmet region of Orange in Central West NSW. The event offers races for all abilities from a 2km dash for the kids on the Saturday to the 5km, 10km, Half Marathon and Marathon which take place on the Sunday. The races are run on a fairly fast flat courses throughout the countryside surrounding Orange. With very competitive prices the festival has one of the largest cash prize pools outside of the capital cities.  contact: David Gibson. email: colourcityrunningfestival@gmail.com. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 28 Feb Q1 STAIR CHALLENGE (QLD)
Are You Ready to Take on Australia's Tallest Building? It is one of the most iconic buildings in the world and on February 28, 2016 you have the chance to take it on from sea level to SkyPoint! With a total of 77 floors this is a serious challenge but the view from the top of the observation level at SkyPoint will make all the hard work worth it. Lock it in for 2016 and get ready to run, walk or crawl your way to the top! Registrations for the Q1 Stair Challenge open November 1, 2015 and offer a range of individual and team categories. This unique event is proud to be supporting Rosies - Friends on the Street. With over 2000 homeless people on the Gold Coast alone, each step you take on February 22 will help men and woman of our community. Please note that all participants are required to raise or pledge a minimum of $35 for Rosie's as part of their participation in this exciting event. So c'mon Gold Coast, c'mon Australia! This is an event not to be missed. Get your friends together, put the running shoes on and join in the party! This event is expected to sell out so we suggest getting in fast.  contact: Steve Corrie. email: steve.corrie@active8change.com.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 28 Feb WANGARATTA MARATHON & FUN RUNS (VIC)
Distances include the Marathon, Half Marathon, 10km walk run, 5km walk run and a 2km primary aged event. The Wangaratta Marathon and Fun Runs family run event dedicated to encouraging participation, whilst providing all the 'bells and whistles' of the major metropolitan events. Our motto is More People Moving More Often. We encourage participation throughout all events and the health benefits of a more active lifestyle. Our increased participation numbers and well developed incentive programs (Community Teams and Primary School Challenge) espouses this philosophy. Entry includes CUSTOMISED MEDAL FOR ALL FINISHERS, FAST FLAT ACCURATE COURSES (AIMS/IAAF MARATHON & HM ), BIB CHIP TIMING FOR ALL EVENTS, OVER $12,000 IN CASH AND PRIZES, NUTRITION STATIONS ON-COURSE, FOOD AND BEVERAGES POST EVENT & EXCEPTIONAL VALUE ENTRY FEES  contact: Sharon Scholz. email: sharon@wangarattamarathon.com.au. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 28 Feb BELLARINE SUNSET RUN (VIC)
The BSR 10km / half marathon event takes place on the Bellarine Coastal Trail between Portarlington and St Leonard's in Victoria Australia and needs to be ran (or walked) to be appreciated, it has a view of Melbourne's skyline across Port Philip Bay, the You Yangs across Corio Quay and the relaxing landcapes of an area showcasing old fashion town charm. The beauty and appeal of the Bellarine Coastal Trail is you will always be within 50m of the beach and 50m from the Esplanade it also happens to be 10.7km between the piers of Portarlington and St Leonard's meaning it is perfect for 10km/half marathon distances, it's a course everyone will get across quickly with plenty of room for overtaking those who are mesmerised by the view and the bonus is there's few hills. Timing wise it sits 2 weeks before Wangaratta Marathon and Rollercoaster so is the perfect hitout. contact: Dion Milne. email: trailloveglobal@gmail.com. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 28 Feb WARBURTON UP AND RUNNING (VIC)
Kids 2km, 5km walk and run, 10km run, Half Marathon. One of the most picturesque runs in the State. In its 13th year. Raises funds for Warburton CFA and Upper Yarra SES. New Team Aggregate Kms competition in 2016. Registrations open November 1. contact: Sue. email: warburtonupandrunning@gmail.com. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 28 Feb MANOR LAKES, WYNDHAM ROTARY FUN RUN/WALK (VIC)
Take the First Steps to the Manor Lakes, Wyndham Rotary Fun Run/Walk that will be held on February 28th 2016. Run, 5km or 10km or Walk 4km or 8km around the scenic Werribee River in Werribee. The course is ideal for first time runners, avid walkers or experienced runners seeking a new challenge! Have a great time participating in a fun community event, while raising vital funds for the Royal Children's Good Friday Appeal. You can enter as an individual, with friends and family or perhaps enter a corporate team. It promises to be a fun filled day with something for everyone including giveaways, special guests and lots more!  contact: David Lane. email: info@wyndhamfunrun.org. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 28 Feb SRI CHINMOY SYDNEY 2016 SERIES RACE 1 - IRON COVE 14 KM, 7 KM & 4 KM RUNS. (NSW)
Leichhardt Park, end of Glover St, Lilyfield. The Sri Chinmoy Sydney Series for 2016 gets under way with the familiar loop around Iron Cove, with options of 14km, 7km and 4km. If you’re returning from previous years, welcome back! If you’re participating in the Series for the first time, we hope you enjoy your morning and make these runs a regular highlight of your calendar. 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. contact: Prachar Stegemann. email: sydney@srichinmoyraces.org. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 28 Feb WE CAN WALK IT OUT 2016 (VIC)
Women's Cancer Foundation's annual fundraising event We Can Walk it Out is on again for its 11th year, attracting runners, joggers and walkers to Melbourne's iconic Tan Track and raising vital funds for gynaecological (primarily ovarian) cancer research. Choose to run or walk 4km or run 8km around King's Domain and the Botanic Gardens, and help turn the Tan teal during Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month. This event is for all ages and fitness levels - family registrations are available, pet pooches are welcome (with free teal bandana) and sporting clubs are encouraged (discounted group entry price). There's a free T-shirt for online registrations and timing services are included for runners at this wheelchair-accessible event. Enjoy a pre-event warm-up group session, free entertainment and refreshments.  contact: Nicole Stockton. email: nicole@womenscancerfoundation.org.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 28 Feb HARRY'S CHALLENGE FUN RUN (NSW)
Harry's Challenge is a weekend of family fun to support Harry's House a family retreat for families of children living with cancer. 100% of all registration fees will go directly to Harry's House. The event gives locals and visitors an opportunity to participate in Harry's Fun Run, a 5km family run / walk event or Harry's Paddle on Newcastle Harbour. The fun run starts on the picturesque Newcastle Harbour and heads towards Stockton Bridge. At the turning point near the boat ramp the course heads back to Griffith Park with the Newcastle City skyline as the backdrop. A great run or walk for the whole family along a smooth, flat course lined with pine and fig trees.  contact: Samantha Meyn. email: info@harryshouse.com.au. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
 
Mar 2016
Tue 1 Mar 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.
 
Wed 2 Mar SYDNEY SUMMER SERIES 22 AT CHELTENHAM (NSW)
Can you think AND run? Enjoy a walk or run at your own pace through the streets, parks and reserves of Cheltenham. Using the coloured orienteering map, visit as many checkpoints as you can in 45 minutes. No need to pre-enter, just rock up. Basic instruction available, beginners of all ages always welcome. Easy navigation. Opening/closing: Start any time from 4.30-6.45pm. Costs: $10 for ONSW club members, $13 for non-members. Timing stick hire $4. Extra maps $2.  contact: Ian Jessup 0416 040 135. email: marketing@onsw.asn.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Wed 2 Mar SUNSET SERIES (VIC)
Experience the excitement of running 4 or 8km through three of Melbourne's favourite venues at dusk: Melbourne Zoo, Princes Park and the Tan. These iconic Melbourne locations will be transformed with a selection of great food, live music, Sunset Bar and areas to sit down and relax after your run. Just some of the many reasons why this is one of Melbourne's favourite running events. Grab your friends, make a night of it and celebrate running in style.  contact: 9285 0600. email: info@solemotive.com . Visit the website for more details.
 
Fri 4 Mar SYDNEY COASTREK 2016 (NSW)
Take the Team Challenge on Sydney's Favourite Summer Event - the Iconic Sydney Coastrek 2016. 2 Epic Events to choose from along the glorious Sydney Coastline from Palm Beach OR Coogee to Balmoral. Friday 4th March 2016 - Sunrise to Moonrise Registrations Open 1st September 2015 Proudly Supporting The Fred Hollows Foundation  contact: 0411 344 138 . email: sydney.coastrek@wildwomenontop.com. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sat-Sun 5-6 Mar CBR 100 CHALLENGE (ACT)
The CBR 100 Challenge is back for its second year on 5-6 March 2016. Teams of 3 and soloists will tackle the 25km, 50km or 100km of Canberra's beautiful Centenary Trail. contact: Ellie. email: ellie@earlybirdevents.com.au. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sat-Sun 5-6 Mar DYNAMIC RUNNING TRAINING CAMP, ATHERTON (QLD)
A popular option for those who like to socialise and run. We meet up from 12.00pm on Saturday for some fun activities and informative sessions. On Sunday we head out for the Atherton Forest Trail Race. contact: Lorraine Lawson. email: info@dynamicrunning.com.au. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 6 Mar INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY FUN RUN (QLD)
On Sunday 6 March 2016, Brisbane's South Bank precinct will come alive in a sea of pink as the 25th annual RACQ International Women's Day Fun Run takes to the streets in support of Mater chicks in pink. Our runners and walkers will set out over a picturesque five kilometre loop alongside Brisbane's CBD as part of a morning of celebration to honour women in their lives who have fought breast cancer. The Fun Run is one of the largest and longest running female fitness events in Australia and South Bank Cultural Forecourt is transformed into an entertainment precinct as participants, exhibitors and sponsors create an uplifting and unique event experience.  contact: 31637806. email: brooke.rose@mater.gov.au.
 
Sun 6 Mar SRI CHINMOY MULTI-SPORT CLASSIC (NSW)
A superb all-day multi-sport race for solo athletes and relay teams of 4 or up to 12 members exploring beautiful Lake Jinbabyne, Kosciuszko National Park and surrounds. 12 legs of swimming, paddling, mountain biking and running, with legs varying from flat and easy to 'not flat' and strenuous - something for everyone! An unforgettable journey... contact: Prachar Stegemann. email: canberra@srichinmoyraces.org. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 6 Mar ATHERTON FOREST TRAIL RACE (QLD)
9km looped trail race along the newly opened walking bush track in the Mt Boldy area, Atherton. Shorter 4km option for new comers and kids. contact: Lorraine Lawson. email: info@dynamicrunning.com.au. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 6 Mar RUN WARRANDYTE (VIC)
Fun run for the whole family with a variety of race distances 2.5k, 5k, 10k and 15k. There's also a kids oval dash and a handicapped 100m sprint event contact: David. email: runwarrandyte@gmail.com. Visit the website for more details.
 
Mon 7 Mar FREE MONTHLY MONDAY MAGIC MILE, CAIRNS (QLD)
Join us on the first Monday of each month and see how fast you can run over 1 mile. Arrive at about 5.30pm for registration and a warm up. Race starts at 6.00pm.  contact: Lorraine Lawson. email: info@dynamicrunning.com.au. Visit the website for more details.
 


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