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|Sun||2 Jun||JUNIOR, SENIOR AND VETERANS AUSTRALIAN MOUNTAIN RUNNING CHAMPIONSHIPS (ACT)
4 km loop course starting and finishing on the summit of Mt Stromlo. 8.45am Australian Junior Women’s 4 km & Veteran Women’s W60 and over 4 kms. 8.50am Australian Open Women’s and W35 to W55 8 kms. 9.20am Australian junior men’s 8 kms. 9.45am Australian open men’s and M40 to M50 12 km; Australian M55 to M70 8kms; Australian M75 and over 4kms. contact: John Harding. email: hackettrunner at hotmail dot com. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
|Sun||2 Jun||39TH ANNUAL GREAT NOSH FOOTRACE (NSW)
Run or walk on a traffic-free course from Lindfield Oval via Roseville Bridge to Seaforth Oval through some of Sydney's most spectacular bushland. The course is 15km, mostly on bush tracks and fire trails, with some steep sections. Now in its 39th year! Proceeds from the event go to the Association to assist in running our sport. Venue Start at Lindfield Oval, Tryon Road, East Lindfield. Finish at Seaforth Oval, Wakehurst Parkway, Bantry Bay. Time 10-00am start Classes Male/Female, Run/Walk, and a range of age categories. Entries Online entry between 12 March and 25 May for $25, $35 enter on the day. contact: Joel Putnam 0404999156. email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
|Sun||30 Jun||CAREFLIGHT WOODFORD TO GLENBROOK CLASSIC 2013 (NSW)
This year's CareFlight Woodford to Glenbrook Classic will attract over 1000 entrants to run or ride the Oaks Fire Trail through the beautiful Blue Mountains National Park from the town of Woodford down to the Euroka Clearing near Glenbrook. Covering 25km of undulating bushland, the trail is incredibly scenic and a must for keen mountain bikers and trail runners. Participants are supported the full length of the track by Rural Fire Service crews stationed along the way, providing First Aid and drinks. A CareFlight doctor and St John Ambulance volunteers will also be in support. The event will finish with a community fair-style reception in the beautiful Euroka Clearing. Families are welcome to join in the fun with activities for the kids, food stalls and displays throughout the day. Mountain bike riders start from 9am and runners start from 10am. Exact start times and transport and parking details will be advised closer to the event. Registration is just $45 for adults and $20 for juniors, which only covers the cost of conducting the event. Money raised by entrants through donations and fundraising activities helps to fund the services of CareFlight. Each entrant is asked to assist with this. Teams and individuals are welcome to enter. The registration process is online and easy to follow. contact: John Ebbott. email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details.
|Sat-Sun||6-7 Jul||GOLD COAST AIRPORT MARATHON (QLD)
The 35th annual Gold Coast Airport Marathon will be staged on Saturday 6 and Sunday 7 July 2013 in one of the most popular holiday destinations in the world in Queensland, Australia. Regarded as one of Australia's premier sporting events, the Gold Coast Airport Marathon is set to attract more than 28,000 participants of all ages and abilities from Queensland, interstate and overseas. The race program offers something for everyone, with the full 42.195km Gold Coast Airport Marathon, Half Marathon, 10km Run, 5.7km Challenge and the Junior Dash 4km and 2km races. The Gold Coast Airport Marathon course is renowned worldwide for being flat, fast and scenic, running alongside the beautiful Broadwater and sparkling surf beaches. The climate is traditionally good for running, with low humidity, no wind and mild temperatures, creating great conditions to achieve a personal best time. All finishers will be rewarded with a commemorative medal and certificate, plus a shirt or cap. There is also the opportunity for participants to fundraise for the event's official charity, Cancer Council Queensland, or another charity of their choice. The Gold Coast Airport Marathon provides entrants with the perfect opportunity to explore one of the world's leading holiday destinations as direct flights to Gold Coast Airport from regional Queensland, interstate and around the world are available. Entries open Monday 18 March 2013. contact: Events Queensland Gold Coast. email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details.
|Sun||7 Jul||GERALDTON RUNFEST 2013 (INCLUDING THE 14TH ANNUAL GERALDTON MARATHON) (WA)
Geraldton Harriers will host its 14th annual marathon and half marathon as part of Run Fest 2013 this July. It will be based at the Geraldton Foreshore and the course will extend along Champion Bay, St Georges Beach, Chapman River, Pages Beach and Point Moore. Last year's event attracted 137 participants from all across WA, interstate and overseas but we are working very hard on delivering a highly patronized, professionally run and inclusive event with major prizes on offer. Run Fest 2013 has other feature events including a 10km or 5km run/walk and school and corporate team challenges. contact: Runfest@geraldtonharriers.com. Visit the website for more details.
|Sun||28 Jul||WESTLINK M7 CITIES MARATHON (NSW)
The Westlink M7 Cities Marathon is again scheduled for the last Sunday in July 2013. The course is predominantly held on the Westlink M7 Shared Pathway from Prestons (Liverpool City Local Government Area) and finishes at Blacktown International Sports Park Athletics Stadium, Rooty Hill. The Marathon course is IAAF/AIMS Certified and is supported by the Marathon Relay Challenge (21.1km x 2 Runners) and the Kids Marathon Series (2.195km). Marathon & Relay race start time is 7.00am. contact: Mark Gibson (02 9839 6075) during business hours. email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details.
|Sat||14 Sep||TWILIGHT BAY RUN 2013 (QLD)
The Twilight Bay Run is an evening run in Wynnum, Queensland with a Half Marathon, 10K, 5K and kids 1K run on closed roads. The course is a flat, fast out and back along the waterfront and is the sister event to the popular Twilight Run in St Lucia. Run under the moon and stars alongside a sparkling waterfront on a beautiful evening contact: intraining Event Management - 07 3369 8938. email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details.
|Sun||15 Sep||ALTRA CENTENNIAL PARK ULTRAMARATHON (NSW)
Centennial Park has a distinctive and special place in Australian history and culture. Officially measured, IAU bronze labelled road race (surface is crushed dirt)on a 3.54km loop. Host event for the AURA National 50km Championships 2013 contact: April Palmerlee. email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details.
|Sun||3 Nov||CANEGROWERS GREAT BARRIER REEF MARATHON (QLD)
The CANEGROWERS Great Barrier Reef Marathon Festival (GBRM) is set to be the epic event of the 2013 calendar year. Held in Port Douglas, Queensland, the GBRM offers a course like no other taking in views of the Coral Sea, magnificent Four Mile Beach, World Heritage rainforest, cane fields and finishing down Macrossan Street. Dubbed the "world's best" by none other than marathon legend Steve Moneghetti, the Great Barrier Reef Marathon Festival is the one to mark on your racing and social calendar. Why not team up this epic event with a family holiday or get away with friends? Visit the Great Barrier Reef, experience the Daintree, and even join our Melbourne Cup in Paradise Party when you enter one of the most unique marathon events in Australia. Registration and accommodation packages available online www.greatbarrierreefmarathon.com.au contact: Mick Whalen. email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.