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Victoria Running Calendar 2002

Victoria Running Calendar 2002


DISCLAIMER!Please note that this ancient data has been posted solely for historical interest! Be aware of the potential loss of accuracy outside of CoolRunning control, eg phone numbers listed are no longer accurate.

The current calendar for VIC is here.

January 2002 
13CAPE FUN RUN
8.4km. Starts 8:30am (Fun Walk) or 9:00am (Fun Run) from Wonthaggi Police Station. Contact Howard JENSEN by email or (03) 5674-4895.
 
16 (weds)SUPER SUNSET SERIES - TAN TRACK RUN #1
8km/4km Run, 4km Walk. Starts 7pm at Tan Track, King George Monument, King's Domain Gardens, Melbourne. Contact Lisa Sherlock by email or (03)9347 3532 or website or Melbourne City Sports, C/- Carlton Baths Community Centre, 248 Rathdowne Street, Carlton, VIC 3053.
 
February 2002 
6 (weds)SUPER SUNSET SERIES - TAN TRACK RUN #2
8km/4km Run, 4km Walk. Starts 7pm at Tan Track, King George Monument, King's Domain Gardens, Melbourne. Contact Lisa Sherlock by email or (03)9347 3532 or website or Melbourne City Sports, C/- Carlton Baths Community Centre, 248 Rathdowne Street, Carlton, VIC 3053.
 
17CUBITT CLASSIC
15 km road race. Starts 8am at Kevin Bartlett Reserve Burnley Melways Ref: 59 B1. Contact Carmel Papworth by email or Neil Ryan on (03) 9817-3503.
 
23WESTERNPORT LITTLE ATHLETICS CENTRE MCDONALDS MILE
1 mile/1.6km. Seniors start 11am, Juniors 10:45am at Hasting Library, Westernport. Contact Tony Gay by email or more info in this pdf file.
 
March 2002 
3CAPE AQUATHON
450m swim; 3.5km run. Starts 10am at Browns Bay, Cape Paterson. Contact Arthur Phillips by email or (03) 5674-8071.
 
6 (weds)SUPER SUNSET SERIES - TAN TRACK RUN #3
8km/4km Run, 4km Walk. Starts 7pm at Tan Track, King George Monument, King's Domain Gardens, Melbourne. Contact Lisa Sherlock by email or (03)9347 3532 or website or Melbourne City Sports, C/- Carlton Baths Community Centre, 248 Rathdowne Street, Carlton, VIC 3053.
 
17MOONEE VALLEY CLASSIC
10km run & 5km run/walk. Start time TBA from Moonee Valley Athletics Track (most of the course is along the Maribyrnong River). Contact Gerard Feain at Moonee Valley City Council (03) 9243-8888 or PO Box 126, Moonee Ponds, VIC 3039 or by email and website.
 
17SUNICRUST EAGLEHAWK HALF MARATHON & RELAY
21.1km and 4 person 5.275km relay. Starts 8am at Bendigo Leisure Centre, Napier St, Eaglehawk. Contact Max Carson by email or (03) 5436-6215 or Annette Major (03) 5446-9696 (b/h) or (03) 5446-7158 (a/h).
 
23COME & TRY IT ORIENTEERING
2km, 4km, 8km. Starts anytime between 12noon and 4pm at Yarra Bend Park, Bellbird Dell Picnic Area, Yarra Blvd, Kew. Contact Peta Whitford at Orienteering Victoria Office on (03) 9459-0853 or by email.
 
24GMHBA BARWON BANKS FUN RUN
5Km, 10 Km (and under 12 years 2km). Starts 9:15am (under 12years 8.30am) from Geelong, South side of the Barwon River, near the Princes Highway overpass (Melways page 451 Ref K8). Contact website or Ian Campbell by email or phone 0411-335-577.
 
April 2002 
6VRR TAN TIME TRIALS
8km, 4km. Starts 7:30am from Corner Government House Drive & Birdwood Avenue (Melways 43 K11) for all months except March, June, September & December where the start is Swan Street Bridge at the TAN (Melways 44 A11), Melbourne, Victoria. Contact website or VRR Club Secretary via email.
 
7GEELONG HALF MARATHON
21.1km. The 14th Annual Sunicrust-Rebel Sport Geelong Half-Marathon starts 9am at Barwon River, Geelong, VIC - South Bank under the James Harrison Bridge - Melways 228 A7. The race has over $3,000 in prizes plus vouchers, spot prizes etc. Contact Tom Blood on (03) 5243 5374 or Phil Vernon on (03) 5222-3733 (business hours) or by email or website
 
13DAREBIN PARKLANDS METRO BUSH ORIENTEERING EVENT
Runners Courses 3k and 7 km. Starts between 2pm - 4pm from Darebin Parklands, Melbourne (Melways 31C9). Contact Bruce Arthur on email or Website
 
14RUN TO THE G
8km. Starts 9am from Outside the MCG, Melbourne. Contact Start to Finish Event Management on (03) 9819-9225 or email or website
 
17 (Weds)MELBOURNE CITY SPORTS CORPORATE CUP SERIES
3.8km. Starts between 12noon and 1:30pm (pick your own time) from the "Pillars of Wisdom" on the Tan Track (100m east of the Swan Street Bridge and Alexandra Avenue intersection, Melbourne). Contact Melbourne City Sports on (03) 9347-3532 or email or website
 
19DEFENCE LAKE ATTACK RELAY
4.8km (individual) or 5 person relay (4.8km or 14.4km). Starts 8am from Albert Park Lake, Melbourne. Contact Start to Finish Event Management on (03) 9819-9225 or email or website
 
21NIKE WOMEN'S CLASSIC - MELBOURNE
5km and 10km run, walk or jog from Bourke Street Mall, Melbourne. Starts 9:00am. Contact Joe Murphy on (03) 9381-4666 or email or Website
 
27HOBSON'S BAY RUNNERS HANDICAP RACE
5km. Starts 8am from Little Athletics Centre, Behind the Recreation Centre in North Rd Williamstown, Hobson's Bay. Contact Ian Flanders via email or Website
 
28THE GREAT TRAIN RACE
13.2km. Starts 9:30am from Belgrave, VIC. Contact via email or Website or (03) 9757-0775.
 
28LEST WE FORGET RUN
8km. Starts 9am from the following Victorian towns : Ararat, Ballarat, Bendigo, Lillydale Lake, Macedon Ranges, Melbourne, Mount Alexander, Northern Grampians, Stawell, Strathbogie, Woodend, Roayl Park, Melbourne. Contact via email or Website or (03) 9757-0775.
 
May 2002 
1 (Weds)MELBOURNE CITY SPORTS CORPORATE CUP SERIES
3.8km. Starts between 12noon and 1:30pm (pick your own time) from the "Pillars of Wisdom" on the Tan Track (100m east of the Swan Street Bridge and Alexandra Avenue intersection, Melbourne). Contact Melbourne City Sports on (03) 9347-3532 or email or website
 
4VRR TAN TIME TRIALS
8km, 4km. Starts 7:30am from Corner Government House Drive & Birdwood Avenue (Melways 43 K11) for all months except March, June, September & December where the start is Swan Street Bridge at the TAN (Melways 44 A11), Melbourne, Victoria. Contact website or VRR Club Secretary via email.
 
4ATHLETICS VICTORIA CROSS COUNTRY RELAYS
Various relays from 3km legs for juniors and 6km legs for seniors. First race starts 1:30pm at Brimbank Park. Contact Sam Nash on email or website
 
5WALHALLA WOUND-UP
19km, 37km, 50km. Starting and finishing behind the Star Hotel, Walhalla VICTORIA and taking the Historic Bridges of Poverty Point and Bruntons on 16km of Walking track and the rest on unsealed roads with some big undulations. $5 entry and 8am start. Shower facilities are available after the run, courtesy of Walhalla’s Star Hotel. For more details please ring Bruce Salisbury on (03) 5174-9869 or see the website at http://www.starhotel.com.au/pages/events.html.
 
12MOTHERS DAY CLASSIC FUN RUN
8km run (starts 9:10am) or 4km walk/run (starts 9:30am) from the Gosch's Paddock, corner Punt Road and Swan Street, Melbourne. (Melways Ref: 2G E10). Contact Start to Finish Event Management on (03) 9819-9225 or email or race website
 
12VRR WINELANDS HALF MARATHON
21km, 6km. Starts 8am from De Bortoli Winery, Pinnacle Lane, Dixon's Creek via Yarra Glen. Contact website or VRR Club Secretary via email.
 
15 (Weds)MELBOURNE CITY SPORTS CORPORATE CUP SERIES
3.8km. Starts between 12noon and 1:30pm (pick your own time) from the "Pillars of Wisdom" on the Tan Track (100m east of the Swan Street Bridge and Alexandra Avenue intersection, Melbourne). Contact Melbourne City Sports on (03) 9347-3532 or email or website
 
18-19ARROW INTERNATIONAL 24 HOUR ADVENTURE RACE
Multisport/adventure race at a secret location to be notified. Cost is $145 pp or $85 pp for a relay option. Contact Richard Anderson via Email or via website
 
18ATHLETICS VICTORIA ROAD RACE
3km Race for Under 14 & Under 16. 10km everyone else. First race start 1:30pm from Flemington, Melbourne. Contact Sam Nash on email or website
 
18MT BEAUTY HALF MARATHON
3km, 10km and 21.1km. Starts 10am from Mt Beauty High School. Contact (03) 5754-1077.
 
1917th ANNUAL GARRY ROGERS NISSAN JELLS LAKE RUN & WALK
5km and 10km Run, 5km Walk. Starts 9:30am at Jells Park South Glen Waverley, Melbourne, Victoria (Melway map 72 A -10). Contact Terry Nugent by email or telephone (03) 9560-1474 or Rob on (03) 9273-2444.
 
19CHIROPRACTIC RUN FOR HEALTH
5km, 10km. Starts 9am from Yarra Bend Park, Yarra Bend (Melways Map 44G3). Contact Start to Finish Event Management on (03) 9819-9225 or email or website
 
19VICTORIAN CROSS COUNTRY LEAGUE INC SEALED HANDICAP
10km Run. Starts 10:00am at Flemington Racecourse, Melbourne. Contact Keith Lofthouse by email or telephone (03) 9690-0272.
 
25HOBSON'S BAY RUNNERS HANDICAP RACE
5km. Starts 8am from Little Athletics Centre, Behind the Recreation Centre in North Rd Williamstown, Hobson's Bay. Contact Ian Flanders via email or Website
 
25ATHLETICS VICTORIA SCHOOLS CROSS COUNTRY
Starts at Coburg. Contact Sam Nash on email or website
 
2629TH ANNUAL MURCHISON HANDICAP
10km Run. Starts 10:00am at Murchison Football Ground. Contact Keith Lofthouse by email or telephone (03) 9690-0272 or Ann Neill on (03) 9570-6407.
 
29 (Weds)MELBOURNE CITY SPORTS CORPORATE CUP SERIES
3.8km. Starts between 12noon and 1:30pm (pick your own time) from the "Pillars of Wisdom" on the Tan Track (100m east of the Swan Street Bridge and Alexandra Avenue intersection, Melbourne). Contact Melbourne City Sports on (03) 9347-3532 or email or website
 
June 2002 
1VRR TAN TIME TRIALS
8km, 4km. Starts 7:30am from Corner Government House Drive & Birdwood Avenue (Melways 43 K11) for all months except March, June, September & December where the start is Swan Street Bridge at the TAN (Melways 44 A11), Melbourne, Victoria. Contact website or VRR Club Secretary via email.
 
1ATHLETICS VICTORIA COLIBAN RELAY
This is a long road relay from Harcourt to Bendigo for Aths Vic registered athletes only. 1pm First Race Start. Contact Sam Nash on email or website
 
218TH ANNUAL PRENTLER HANDICAP
8km Run. Starts 10:00am at Jells Park, Melbourne. Contact Keith Lofthouse by email or telephone (03) 9690-0272 or Ann Neill on (03) 9570-6407.
 
8RUTHERGLEN MUSCAT RUN
10km. Starts 10am from Main Street, Rutherglen, Victoria. Contact Rod Ambrose via email or phone (02) 6032-8833 (ah) or (02) 6032-8690 (bh).
 
9QUEEN'S BIRTHDAY SWEEPSTAKES
5km Run. Starts 10:00am at Birds Land, Mt Morton Road, Belgrave Heights. Contact Keith Lofthouse by email or telephone (03) 9690-0272 or Ann Neill on (03) 9570-6407.
 
12 (Weds)MELBOURNE CITY SPORTS CORPORATE CUP SERIES
3.8km. Starts between 12noon and 1:30pm (pick your own time) from the "Pillars of Wisdom" on the Tan Track (100m east of the Swan Street Bridge and Alexandra Avenue intersection, Melbourne). Contact Melbourne City Sports on (03) 9347-3532 or email or website
 
13 (Thurs)GRAMPIANS RUN
50km, 25km options. The Grampians Run is planned as a totally self supported run, it is not a race. No participation fees are payable and runners are fully responsible for their own safetly and assume full liability for their participation. For more details see webpage at www.coolrunning.com.au/trailrunningvic or contact Paul Ashton via email: mcsashton@bigpond.com or phone: (03) 9885-8415 (h) or 0418-136-070 (mobile).
 
15ATHLETICS VICTORIA SCHOOLS CROSS COUNTRY
Starts at Bundoora. Contact Sam Nash on email or website
 
15COBURG BLUESTONE CLASSIC
7km and 15km. Starts 2pm at Harold Stevens Athletics Track, Coburg. Contact (03) 9386-9251.
 
16TRARALGON MARATHON
42.2km, 21.1km and 10km. Starts 8am from Traralgon Tennis Centre, Traralgon, Victoria. Contact website.
 
16NEW BALANCE LAP OF THE LAKE
4.86km or 9.72km. Starts 9:30am from Albert Park Lake, Melbourne (Melways Map 2KF6). Contact Start to Finish Event Management on (03) 9819-9225 or email or website
 
1626th ANNUAL BOB COOK MEMORIAL HANDICAP
10km Run. Starts 12noon at Yarra Bend Park, Fairfield. Contact Keith Lofthouse by email or telephone (03) 9690-0272 or Ann Neill on (03) 9570-6407.
 
23ATHLETICS VICTORIA ROAD RACE
5km Race for Juniors. 15km Seniors. First race start at 8.30am from Albert Park (Pit Buildings), Melbourne. Contact Sam Nash on email or website
 
23SRI CHINMOY RUN & FITNESS FESTIVAL ==CANCELLED==
==CANCELLED== 4km, 10km, 21.1km & 42.2km. Starts 8am at Williamstown Athletics Track, Newport, Victoria. Contact (03) 9650-0114.
 
23EAGLEHAWK TO BENDIGO RETIREINVEST HANDICAP
6.5km Run. Starts 12noon at Eaglehawk Town Hall. Contact Keith Lofthouse by email or telephone (03) 9690-0272 or Ann Neill on (03) 9570-6407.
 
23KINGLAKE NATIONAL PARK RUN
40km, 20km options. The Kinglake National Park Run is planned as a totally self supported run, it is not a race. No participation fees are payable and runners are fully responsible for their own safetly and assume full liability for their participation. For more details see webpage at www.coolrunning.com.au/trailrunningvic or contact Paul Ashton via email: mcsashton@bigpond.com or phone: (03) 9885-8415 (h) or 0418-136-070 (mobile).
 
26 (Weds)MELBOURNE CITY SPORTS CORPORATE CUP SERIES
3.8km. Starts between 12noon and 1:30pm (pick your own time) from the "Pillars of Wisdom" on the Tan Track (100m east of the Swan Street Bridge and Alexandra Avenue intersection, Melbourne). Contact Melbourne City Sports on (03) 9347-3532 or email or website
 
29HOBSON'S BAY RUNNERS HANDICAP RACE
5km. Starts 8am from Little Athletics Centre, Behind the Recreation Centre in North Rd Williamstown, Hobson's Bay. Contact Ian Flanders via email or Website
 
30VRR WESTERFOLDS PARK FUN RUN
10km, 5km. Starts 9am from Westerfolds Park, Porter Street entrance (Melways 33 F3), Melbourne, Victoria. Contact website or VRR Club Secretary via email.
 
30INDEPENDENT SIGNS 10KM SEALED HANDICAP
10km Run. Starts 10:00am at Gellibrand Park, Greenvale. Contact Keith Lofthouse by email or telephone (03) 9690-0272 or Ann Neill on (03) 9570-6407.
 
30GEELONG CROSS COUNTRY CLUB PALACE OF THE ORIENT/PAKINGTON BAKERY
8km. Starts from Torquay Angling Club, Fisherman's Beach (Melways Ref 237J4). Contact Phil Vernon on (03) 5222-3733 (business hours) or by email or website
 
July 2002 
6VRR TAN TIME TRIALS
8km, 4km. Starts 7:30am from Corner Government House Drive & Birdwood Avenue (Melways 43 K11) for all months except March, June, September & December where the start is Swan Street Bridge at the TAN (Melways 44 A11), Melbourne, Victoria. Contact website or VRR Club Secretary via email.
 
6ATHLETICS VICTORIA CROSS COUNTRY
12km. Starts at Bundoora. Contact Sam Nash on email or website
 
7WESTGATE BRIDGE MEMORIAL RUN
5km Run. Starts 10:00am at Westgate Park, Port Melbourne. Contact Keith Lofthouse by email or telephone (03) 9690-0272 or Ann Neill on (03) 9570-6407.
 
7THE ATHLETE'S FOOT 10KM
10km. Starts from Balyang Sanctuary, Marnock Road, Newtown (Melways Ref 451F8/227G7). Contact Phil Vernon on (03) 5222-3733 (business hours) or by email or website
 
1411TH ANNUAL VCCL SOCIAL CLUB HANDICAP
6.5km. Starts 10am from Birds Land, Mt Morton Road, Belgrave Heights, Victoria. Contact Keith Lofthouse via website or via email or phone (03) 9690-0272.
 
14CLIVE PAISLEY SEALED HANDICAP SERIES
5km. Starts from Eastern Park Rotunda, Geelong (Melways Ref 452F4/228G2). Contact Phil Vernon on (03) 5222-3733 (business hours) or by email or website
 
20ATHLETICS VICTORIA ROAD RELAY
3.1km (Juniors) and 6.2km (Seniors) Road Relays. First race starts 1:30pm at Felmington. Contact Sam Nash on email or website
 
21COBURG HALF MARATHON
21.1km. Starts 9am at Harold Stevens Athletics Field, Outlook Road, Coburg (Melways 18A9/10), Melbourne, Victoria (Melway map 72 A -10). An out-and-back course along the bike tracks of Merri Creek through Coburg lake reserve. Contact Race Director by email or telephone (03) 9386-9251 or Gordon Proudfoot on (03) 9465-0890.
 
21CLASSIC ZODIAC GOLD
11.3Km & 3Km. Starts 10am at Wodonga Athletic Complex, Pearce St, Wodonga, Victoria. Contact Bill Pearce by email or telephone Des Rees on (02) 6024-3692.
 
21ERIC GREAVES MEMORIAL CROSS COUNTRY CLASSIC
10km. Starts 10am from Braeside Park, Braeside, Victoria. Contact Keith Lofthouse via website or via email or phone (03) 9690-0272.
 
21GEOFF CASE WINDOWS KING OF THE MOUNTAIN
10.5km. Starts from Ceres Lookout, Wandana Heights (Melways Ref 450J11/227A9). Contact Phil Vernon on (03) 5222-3733 (business hours) or by email or website
 
27HOBSON'S BAY RUNNERS HANDICAP RACE
5km. Starts 8am from Little Athletics Centre, Behind the Recreation Centre in North Rd Williamstown, Hobson's Bay. Contact Ian Flanders via email or Website
 
27ATHLETICS VICTORIA SCHOOLS ROAD RELAY
Starts at Latrobe University. Contact Sam Nash on email or website
 
28PUMA CORPORATE CUP WINTER SERIES
5/10km run/walk. Starts 8:30am from The Strand, Williamstown, Victoria. Contact Doug Wyatt via email or phone (03) 9846-1735 or 0411-237-806.
 
287TH ANNUAL CARUANA HANDICAP
8km. Starts 10am from Woodlands Historic Park, Greenvale, Victoria. Contact Keith Lofthouse via website or via email or phone (03) 9690-0272.
 
August 2002 
3VRR TAN TIME TRIALS
8km, 4km. Starts 7:30am from Corner Government House Drive & Birdwood Avenue (Melways 43 K11) for all months except March, June, September & December where the start is Swan Street Bridge at the TAN (Melways 44 A11), Melbourne, Victoria. Contact website or VRR Club Secretary via email.
 
3ATHLETICS VICTORIA CROSS COUNTRY
3km (Under 14 & U16), 4km (Open Women, U20 Women & U18 Men), 6km (U18 Women & U20 Men) and 16km races (Open Men). First race starts 1pm at Brimbank Park. Contact Sam Nash on email or website
 
4RYKA QUEEN OF THE LAKE
5km or 10km. Starts 9:30am from Albert Park Lake, Melbourne. Contact Start to Finish Event Management on (03) 9819-9225 or email or website
 
4HHH HANDICAP (KING & QUEEN OF THE MOUNTAIN)
8km. Starts 10am from Cardinia Reservoir, Victoria. Contact Keith Lofthouse via website or via email or phone (03) 9690-0272.
 
4CITY OF GREATER GEELONG AQUATIC CENTRES 10KM
10km. Starts from St Leonards Pier (Melways Ref 241J6). Contact Phil Vernon on (03) 5222-3733 (business hours) or by email or website
 
11HALF ON THE PARK
21.1Km, 15km, 10Km, and 5km. Starts 8am at Optus Oval, Carlton, Melbourne. Contact Joe Murphy via web site or email or (03) 9381-4666.
 
11VCCL SEALED HANDICAP
8km. Starts 10am from Two Bridges (by the Yarra), Victoria. Contact Keith Lofthouse via website or via email or phone (03) 9690-0272.
 
11FCL TRANSPORT 10 MILE CLASSIC
16km & 5km. Starts from Lara Recreation Reserve (Melways Ref 423D5/222E4). Contact Phil Vernon on (03) 5222-3733 (business hours) or by email or website
 
18DEVIL BEND HALF MARATHON & FUN RUN
5km, 10km, 2.1kmkm. Starts 10am from BBQ area, Devil Bend Picnic Grounds, Graydons Rd, Moorooduc. Contact Dennis Smith on (03) 9787-6066 or email.
 
18DOCKLANDS STADIUM RUN
10km, 3km. Starts 9:30am from Docklands, Melbourne. Contact Start to Finish Event Management on (03) 9819-9225 or email or website
 
18VRR PRINCE PARK HALF MARATHON
21.1km, 10km, 5km. Starts 8:30am from Royal Parade, near Carlton Football Ground (Melways 29 G12), Melbourne, Victoria. Contact website or VRR Club Secretary via email.
 
187TH ANNUAL GEORGE PERDON SEALED HANDICAP
10 mile (& 6.5k). Starts 10am from Lysterfield Park, Narre Warren North, Victoria. Contact Keith Lofthouse via website or via email or phone (03) 9690-0272.
 
18GENEVIEVE'S HAIR AND BEAUTY 7KM
7km. Starts from Recreation Reserve off Wyndham Street, Drysdale (Melways Ref 238E9). Contact Phil Vernon on (03) 5222-3733 (business hours) or by email or website
 
25SHEPPARTON RUNNERS CLUB MARATHON
10km, 21km and 42km. Starts 8am at Princess Park, Shepparton, Victoria. Contact Steven Trevaskis by email or telephone 0417-508-145.
 
25DECASTELLA FUN RUN
5km, 7.5km, 15km. Starts 9am at Nolan Street, Kew, Victoria 3101. Contact Rob Perkins by email or telephone (03) 9818-7899 or website.
 
2537TH ANNUAL NORM CHARLES HANDICAP
10km. Starts 10am from Lysterfield Park, Narre Warren North, Victoria. Contact Keith Lofthouse via website or via email or phone (03) 9690-0272.
 
25COBURG HARRIERS SPECIAL COBURG FUN RUN
12km & 4km. Starts 9am at Harold Stevens Athletics Track, Coburg, Victoria. Contact Race Director by email or telephone (03) 9386-9251.
 
25BARWON WATER SEALED HANDICAP SERIES
15km & 5km. Starts from Club Rooms, Belmont Park Pavilion, Belmont (Melways Ref 451K9/227K7). Contact Phil Vernon on (03) 5222-3733 (business hours) or by email or website
 
31HOBSON'S BAY RUNNERS HANDICAP RACE
5km. Starts 8am from Little Athletics Centre, Behind the Recreation Centre in North Rd Williamstown, Hobson's Bay. Contact Ian Flanders via email or Website
 
31ATHLETICS VICTORIA CROSS COUNTRY
2km (U14’s), 3km (U18 & U20 Women), 4km (U16 & U20 Men), 6km (U16 & Open Women), 8km (Open Men). First race starts 1pm at Ballarat. Contact Sam Nash on email or website
 
September 2002 
1LAURISTON RUN AROUND THE LAKE
5km or 10km. Starts 9:30am from Albert Park Lake, Melbourne. Contact Start to Finish Event Management on (03) 9819-9225 or email or website
 
1HOBSON'S HOBBLE
A trail and foot/bike path run along Hobson’s Bay beautiful coastline and swampland nature reserve area. Perfect for bike back up. 60km, 39km or 21km options. Start and finish at Altona Boating & Angling Club CP, Victoria. 7.00am start for 60km, 8.30am for other distances. More information on webpage www.ultraoz.com/hobsons.shtml or contact Graham Ives (03) 9742-6308, email GrahamIves@Bigpond.com.
 
129TH ANNUAL LEO & NELL SHANAHAN MEMORIAL HANDICAP
8km. Starts 10am from Riverside Park, Aberfeldie, Victoria. Contact Keith Lofthouse via website or via email or phone (03) 9690-0272.
 
1BENDIGO BANK 8KM
8km. Starts from Pioneer Road, Waurn Ponds (Melways Ref 465C5/229E4). Contact Phil Vernon on (03) 5222-3733 (business hours) or by email or website
 
4 (Weds)MELBOURNE CITY SPORTS CORPORATE CUP SERIES
3.8km. Starts between 12noon and 1:30pm (pick your own time) from the "Pillars of Wisdom" on the Tan Track (100m east of the Swan Street Bridge and Alexandra Avenue intersection, Melbourne). Contact Melbourne City Sports on (03) 9347-3532 or email or website
 
7VRR TAN TIME TRIALS
8km, 4km. Starts 7:30am from Corner Government House Drive & Birdwood Avenue (Melways 43 K11) for all months except March, June, September & December where the start is Swan Street Bridge at the TAN (Melways 44 A11), Melbourne, Victoria. Contact website or VRR Club Secretary via email.
 
8SPRING INTO SHAPE SERIES #1
4km or 8km. Starts 9am from Alexandra Gardens, Melbourne (Melways Ref 43 K10). Contact Start to Finish Event Management on (03) 9819-9225 or email or website
 
8PORT OF ECHUCA YMCA SWEAT VS STEAM
13km. Starts 9am from Hopwood Gardens (opp. Bridge Hotel), Echuca. Contact The Engine Room Events, Suzanne Hoghton on (03) 5482-2517 or email or website
 
8PRESIDENT'S SEALED HANDICAP
6.5km. Starts 10am from Jells Park, Wheelers Hill, Victoria. Contact Keith Lofthouse via website or via email or phone (03) 9690-0272.
 
8BELL POTTER HALF MARATHON
21.1km & 5km. Starts 8:30am from Club Rooms, Belmont Park Pavilion, Belmont (Melways Ref 541K9/227K7). Contact Phil Vernon on (03) 5222-3733 (business hours) or by email or website
 
15VERY SPECIAL KIDS PURSUIT
5km or 10km. Starts 9:30am from Pit Building 5, Albert Park Lake, Melbourne (Mel Ref 2K H12). Contact Start to Finish Event Management on (03) 9819-9225 or email or website
 
15ADVANCED FREIGHT MANAGEMENT HALF MARATHON
21.1km (incorporating Athletics Victoria Half Marathon Championships). Starts 8am at Kevin Bartlett Reserve, Yarra Boulevard, Burnley (Melway Map 45 B12). Entry $15 on the day. Prize Money of $500 to 1st male & female and bonus prize for course record. Contact Carmel Papworth, Secretary Richmond Harriers on email or Neil Ryan at Runners World on (03) 9817-3503 or website
 
15PIGGY BANK APPEAL TROT
5km or 10km run or walk. Starts from Pit Building 6, Pit Straight, Albert Park Lake (Melway ref 57 K6). Contact Super Sprint Promotions on (03) 9596-2340 or email or website
 
18 (Weds)MELBOURNE CITY SPORTS CORPORATE CUP SERIES
3.8km. Starts between 12noon and 1:30pm (pick your own time) from the "Pillars of Wisdom" on the Tan Track (100m east of the Swan Street Bridge and Alexandra Avenue intersection, Melbourne). Contact Melbourne City Sports on (03) 9347-3532 or email or website
 
22SELF-TRANSCENDENCE EVENTS RUN SERIES
30 km run, 21.1 km run, 10 km run/walk & 5 km run/walk. Starts from Princes Park, Carlton. Contact the Sri Chinmoy Organisation via phone (03) 9650-0114 or website
 
28HOBSON'S BAY RUNNERS HANDICAP RACE
5km. Starts 8am from Little Athletics Centre, Behind the Recreation Centre in North Rd Williamstown, Hobson's Bay. Contact Ian Flanders via email or Website
 
29ATHLETICS VICTORIA MOUNTAIN RUN
13km Mountain Run. Starts 10am at Healesville. Contact Sam Nash on email or website
 
29COBURG HARRIERS SPECIAL COBURG FUN RUN
12km & 4km. Starts 9am at Harold Stevens Athletics Track, Coburg, Victoria. Contact Race Director by email or telephone (03) 9386-9251.
 
October 2002 
2 (Weds)MELBOURNE CITY SPORTS CORPORATE CUP SERIES
3.8km. Starts between 12noon and 1:30pm (pick your own time) from the "Pillars of Wisdom" on the Tan Track (100m east of the Swan Street Bridge and Alexandra Avenue intersection, Melbourne). Contact Melbourne City Sports on (03) 9347-3532 or email or website
 
5VRR TAN TIME TRIALS
8km, 4km. Starts 7:30am from Corner Government House Drive & Birdwood Avenue (Melways 43 K11) for all months except March, June, September & December where the start is Swan Street Bridge at the TAN (Melways 44 A11), Melbourne, Victoria. Contact website or VRR Club Secretary via email.
 
5-13MELBOURNE 2002 WORLD MASTERS GAMES
Various events at various times during the week from Olympic Park, Melbourne. Contact Aaron Humphries via web site or email.
 
13ASICS MELBOURNE MARATHON
42.2km, 21.1km and 10.4km. Marathon starts 8am at 392-394 Nepean Hwy, Frankston (Lone Star Restaurant), other distances start at Rickett's Point and Middle Brighton Baths. Contact Joe Murphy via web site or email or (03) 9381-4666. There will definitely be no entries on the day.
 
16 (Weds)MELBOURNE CITY SPORTS CORPORATE CUP SERIES
3.8km. Starts between 12noon and 1:30pm (pick your own time) from the "Pillars of Wisdom" on the Tan Track (100m east of the Swan Street Bridge and Alexandra Avenue intersection, Melbourne). Contact Melbourne City Sports on (03) 9347-3532 or email or website
 
20SPRING INTO SHAPE SERIES #2
4km or 8km. Starts 9am from Alexandra Gardens, Melbourne (Melways Ref 43 K10). Contact Start to Finish Event Management on (03) 9819-9225 or email or website
 
201ST MAROONDAH SCOUT GROUP FUN RUN
5km, 10km. Starts 9:30am at Mullum Reserve, Mullum Rd. Ringwood (Melways 49 K5). Contact David Cooke on 0412-345-370 or email.
 
20COBURG HARRIERS SPECIAL COBURG FUN RUN
12km & 4km. Starts 9am at Harold Stevens Athletics Track, Coburg, Victoria. Contact Race Director by email or telephone (03) 9386-9251.
 
26HOBSON'S BAY RUNNERS HANDICAP RACE
5km. Starts 8am from Little Athletics Centre, Behind the Recreation Centre in North Rd Williamstown, Hobson's Bay. Contact Ian Flanders via email or Website
 
26BROOKS MUDDY BUDDY
The Brooks Muddy Buddy Ride & Run Event is a 6km trail run and 10km mountain bike ride held amongst the vines of the De Bortoli Winery, Yarra Valley, Victoria. Starts 9:30am. Contact Website
 
26VICTORIAN VETS TRACK RUNS
10km track races, 3 Divisions, Dolomore Oval, Mentone (Melways Ref 87B6). Contact Dot Browne by phone (03) 9874-2501 or website
 
27THE BRACKENBURY CLASSIC
21.1km, 10km, 5km. Starts 9am at Creswick Post Office, Albert Street, Creswick, Victoria. Contact Margaret Edgar on (03) 5345-2530 or Fax (03) 5345-2604 or email.
 
27SPRING RACING FUN RUN
4km Walk or Run & 8km Walk or Run. Starts 9am from Tom's Block, Linlithgow Avenue, The Tan, Melbourne (MEL REF 43 K11). Contact Anna on 0411-644-997 or email or website
 
27RIVERSIDE SPRING CLASSIC
10km run & 4km walk. Starts 9:00am (daylight saving time) from Kooyong Park (melway ref 59 D3). Contact Malvern Harriers by email or race website or club website
 
27SELF-TRANSCENDENCE EVENTS RUN SERIES
10 km run & 5 km run/walk. Starts from Cnr Williams Rd & Alexandra Ave, South Yarra. Contact the Sri Chinmoy Organisation via phone (03) 9650-0114 or website. Fast, flat and accuarte measured courses. Drink stataions every 2 km. Lots af award categories for runners and walkers. A post race breakfast. Certificates for all finishers & Spot prizes.
 
27WARRAGUL GAZETTE BAW BAW SHIRE COMMUNITY FUN RUN
2.75 or 7.1km. Starts 9am from Warragul. Contact Mike Goyne via email or phone (03) 5624-2468 or website.
 
30 (Weds)MELBOURNE CITY SPORTS CORPORATE CUP SERIES
3.8km. Starts between 12noon and 1:30pm (pick your own time) from the "Pillars of Wisdom" on the Tan Track (100m east of the Swan Street Bridge and Alexandra Avenue intersection, Melbourne). Contact Melbourne City Sports on (03) 9347-3532 or email or website
 
November 2002 
-JONES LANG LASALLE CHALLENGE == CANCELLED ==
== CANCELLED == See here for more info
Two day multi-sport event for teams of 3 or solo. Kayak, Bike Run each day from Mt Buller to Alexandra Gardens, Melbourne CBD.
 
2VRR TAN TIME TRIALS
8km, 4km. Starts 7:30am from Corner Government House Drive & Birdwood Avenue (Melways 43 K11) for all months except March, June, September & December where the start is Swan Street Bridge at the TAN (Melways 44 A11), Melbourne, Victoria. Contact website or VRR Club Secretary via email.
 
2-5BRIGHT ALPINE CLIMB - 4 PEAKS in 4 DAYS
Bright Alpine Club present the "4 PEAKS" running/ walking/ climbing event, now in it's 24th year. Run the peaks : Buffalo, Porepunkah, Feathertop & Hotham during the Melbourne Cup weekend. Various distances (7-15km). Starts 8am daily. Contact Reg Splatt (03) 5755-1507 or via website.
 
3ARTHUR'S SEAT CHALLENGE
6.7km. Starts 8:30am from Rosebud Pier, Melbourne. Contact Start to Finish Event Management on (03) 9819-9225 or email or website
 
3NINETY MILE BEACH FUN RUN CHALLENGE
8.2km. Starts 10am from the foreshore, Golden Beach, Gippsland, Victoria. Contact Greg Gilbert via email or website
 
3COBURG HARRIERS SPECIAL COBURG FUN RUN
12km & 4km. Starts 9am at Harold Stevens Athletics Track, Coburg, Victoria. Contact Race Director by email or telephone (03) 9386-9251.
 
3PORTLAND EAGLEPRO 3-BAYS MARATHON
42.2km, 21.1km + various relay combinations. Starts 8.00am from Hanlon Park, Portland, Victoria. Contact: Alistair McDonald on email or (03) 5521-7980.
 
3COOL COUNTRY CLASSIC FUN RUN
5km anmd 10km. Starts 11am from Trentham, Victoria. Contact via email or website
 
5 (Tues)KNOX ATHLETICS CLUB CUP DAY FUN RUN
3Km, 10Km. Starts 9am on Melbourne Cup Tuesday from Knox Athletics Track, off Rushdale Street, Ferntree Gully. Contact: Doug Vohs on email or (03) 9791-3180.
 
10VICTORIAN 6 HOUR & 50KM TRACK CHAMPIONSHIPS
Also, 6 hour relay race for teams of 5 runners. Starts 8am at Moe Athletics Centre (synthetic surface), Newborough. $30 entry covers both events. Starting time 8am. More information and entry forms at www.traralgonharriers.org/6_50track.htm or from Geoff Duffell (03) 5122-2855 or email gduffell@net-tech.com.au.
 
10VRR JELLS PARK FUN RUN
15km, 10km, 5km. Starts 9:00am from Jells Park, Ferntree Gully Road entrance (Melways 72 B10), Melbourne, Victoria. Contact website or VRR Club Secretary via email.
 
10VICTORIAN 6 HOUR & 50KM TRACK CHAMPIONSHIPS
Also, 6 hour relay race for teams of 5 runners. Starts 8am at Moe Athletics Centre (synthetic surface), Newborough. $30 entry covers both events. Starting time 8am. Entry forms and more information from Geoff Duffell (03) 5122-2855 or email gduffell@net-tech.com.au.
 
10EPIC CHALLENGE
10km run/walk or 5km walk. Starts 9:30 am from Palms picnic area at Albert Park Lake. Contact Jean Lord on (03) 9466 9600 or (03) 9466 9022 or via email.
 
10KNOX PARK PRIMARY SCHOOL FAMILY FUN RUN
1.9/5km. Starts 10am from Knox Park Primary School. Contact Jennifer Moss on (03) 9801-6579.
 
13 (Weds)MELBOURNE CITY SPORTS CORPORATE CUP SERIES
3.8km. Starts between 12noon and 1:30pm (pick your own time) from the "Pillars of Wisdom" on the Tan Track (100m east of the Swan Street Bridge and Alexandra Avenue intersection, Melbourne). Contact Melbourne City Sports on (03) 9347-3532 or email or website
 
14VRR TWILITE TAN TIME TRIALS
8km, 4km. Starts 6:30pm from Corner Government House Drive & Birdwood Avenue (Melways 43 K11), Melbourne, Victoria. Contact website or VRR Club Secretary via email.
 
17OLYMPIC DREAM
10km. Start time to be confirmed, but starts from Olympic Park, Melbourne. Contact Event Wizard via web site or email or (03) 9381-4666.
 
17GORMANDALE CHALLENGE FUN RUN
3km/6km. Starts 10am from Gormandale. Contact Gormandale Community House on (03) 5197-7264.
 
24HOBSON'S BAY RUNNERS HANDICAP RACE
5km. Starts 8am from Little Athletics Centre, Behind the Recreation Centre in North Rd Williamstown, Hobson's Bay. Contact Ian Flanders via email or Website
 
24SPRING INTO SHAPE SERIES #3
4km or 8km. Starts 9am from Alexandra Gardens, Melbourne (Melways Ref 43 K10). Contact Start to Finish Event Management on (03) 9819-9225 or email or website
 
24BIG RIVERS NUDE FUN RUN
8km Run & 4km Run/Walk. Starts 10am from River Valley Naturist Resort, Echuca. Contact Les Rootsey on (07) 5520-4205 or via email.
 
24NUDE CROSS COUNTRY FUN RUN
4km or 8km. Starts 11am from Bengatta Nature Retreat. Contact Stephen McDougall on (03) 5765-2292 or email or website
 
24MEADOWGLEN & YMCA FUN RUN
8km and 4km. Starts 10am from Meadowglen Athletics Stadium, McDonalds Road. EPPING (Mel. Ref. 182 J10). Contact Jamie Regovic on (03) 9404-4811 or via email.
 
30MT FEATHERTOP RUN
22km or 50km. Starts 7am from Diamintina Hut (near Mt Hotham). A trail run along the Razorback to Mt Feathertop and the longer option is out to Dibbins Hut as well. Spectacular views. Contact Paul Ashton on (02) 9885-8415 (home) 0418-136-070 (mobile) or email or website
 
December 2002 
1SUSSAN WOMEN'S FUN RUN
5km or 10km run or walk. Starts 8:30am from Catani Gardens, St Kilda, Melbourne. Contact Super Sprint Promotions on (03) 9596-2340 or email or website
 
1COBURG LAKE CLASSIC
10km & 5km. Starts 9am at Harold Stevens Athletics Track, Coburg, Victoria. Contact Race Director by email or telephone (03) 9386-9251.
 
1SELF-TRANSCENDENCE EVENTS RUN SERIES
12 km run & 6 km run/walk. Starts from Cnr Swan St & Punt Rd, Melbourne. Contact the Sri Chinmoy Organisation via phone (03) 9650-0114 or website. Fast, flat and accuarte measured courses. Drink stataions every 2 km. Lots af award categories for runners and walkers. A post race breakfast. Certificates for all finishers & Spot prizes.
 
3INTERCLUB ATHLETICS - ABERFELDIE
5000m starts 8:35pm, 3000m starts at 8:55pm. Aberfeldie Athletics Track, Aberfeldie Park (Melways Ref 28D6). Invitation entries available. Contact Athletics Victoria on (03) 9428 8195 or email or Athletics Victoria website or Summer Competition Handbook This file is in Adobe PDF format
 
7VRR TAN TIME TRIALS
8km, 4km. Starts 7:30am from Corner Government House Drive & Birdwood Avenue (Melways 43 K11) for all months except March, June, September & December where the start is Swan Street Bridge at the TAN (Melways 44 A11), Melbourne, Victoria. Contact website or VRR Club Secretary via email.
 
7INTERCLUB ATHLETICS - GLENHUNTLY
3000/5000m starts 2:30pm. Gelnhuntly Athletics Track, Duncan MacKinnon Park, cnr North and Murrumbeena Roads, Murrumbeena. Invitation entries available. Contact Athletics Victoria on (03) 9428-8195 or email or Athletics Victoria website or Summer Competition Handbook.
 
8PETER MAC CLASSIC
4/10km run/walk. Starts 9am/9:20am from Flemington Racecourse, Melbourne. Contact Start to Finish Event Management on (03) 9819-9225 or email or website
 
11 (Weds)SPORTING CHANCE CHRISTMAS RUN
5km or 10km. Starts 6:30pm from Albert Park Lake, Melbourne (Melways Map 2KF6). Contact Start to Finish Event Management on (03) 9819-9225 or email or website
 
11 (Weds)KNOX VENUE HALF MARATHON
21.1km. Starts 6:15pm from Knox Venue, off Rushdale Street, off Ferntree Gully Road, Scoresby (Melways Ref 73D7). Contact Dot Browne by phone (03) 9874-2501 or website
 
12VRR TWILITE TAN TIME TRIALS
8km, 4km. Starts 6:30pm from Corner Government House Drive & Birdwood Avenue (Melways 43 K11), Melbourne, Victoria. Contact website or VRR Club Secretary via email.
 
14-15ZATOPEC SERIES
10km track races. Premier event on Saturday night at Olympic Park, Melbourne with lower divisions (slower runners) on sundsya 15th December. Grades from 30:00-55:00 (Men) and 38:00-55:00 (Women). Contact Start to Finish Event Management on (03) 9819-9225 or email or website
 
17INTERCLUB ATHLETICS - ABERFELDIE
5000m starts 8:35pm, 3000m starts at 8:55pm. Aberfeldie Athletics Track, Aberfeldie Park (Melways Ref 28D6). Invitation entries available. Contact Athletics Victoria on (03) 9428 8195 or email or Athletics Victoria website or Summer Competition Handbook This file is in Adobe PDF format
 
27 (Weds)MELBOURNE CITY SPORTS CORPORATE CUP SERIES
3.8km. Starts between 12noon and 1:30pm (pick your own time) from the "Pillars of Wisdom" on the Tan Track (100m east of the Swan Street Bridge and Alexandra Avenue intersection, Melbourne). Contact Melbourne City Sports on (03) 9347-3532 or email or website
 
28HOBSON'S BAY RUNNERS HANDICAP RACE
5km. Starts 8am from Little Athletics Centre, Behind the Recreation Centre in North Rd Williamstown, Hobson's Bay. Contact Ian Flanders via email or Website
 
31VRR NEW YEARS EVE FUN RUN
8km, 4km. Starts 7:30am from Swan Street Bridge at the TAN (Melways 44 A11), Melbourne, Victoria. Contact website or VRR Club Secretary via email.
 

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