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28/08/2014
28/08/2015
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Jan 2014
Sat-Sun 4 Jan-28 Dec CAIRNS PARKRUN, QUEENSLAND
Free, each Saturday, timed, 5km. contact: Lorraine Lawson. email: cairnsoffice@parkrun.com. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
 
Aug 2014
Sun 31 Aug MISTY MOUNTAIN TRAIL RUN (NSW)
Sunday August 31st. Run inside a Volcano!. 40k/20k/10k/5k Trail Run at the Interaction Outward bound base next to MT Warning, near Uki, NSW. Amazing location with 20k course on 3000 acre private property. This event is run in tandem with our MTB event. This year the MTB is on Saturday and the Trail Run is on Sunday. Entries are open now. Enter online. contact: Anthony Mortimore. email: anthony@summerofcycling.com. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 31 Aug NIMBIN FUN RUN (NSW)
What an exciting year for this Years Fun Run, with a Bonus $500 for the first male and female to cross the line. The 2014 Nimbin Fun Run, to be held Sunday 31st August has received enormous support from local business once again this year. The Fun Run is a fantastic family fun day with loads of prizes, healthy foods and a relaxed atmosphere. Children can purchase a wristband for $5 and enter the many races and team games directly after the main event. The 5km run is for ages 12 and above, children 12-16 can enter for $15 and the open categories for $20. The race starts at the new time ,11.30am, entries close at 11am. There is camping available at the event for those travelling long distances There are raffle prizes up for grabs just for entering, as well as best dressed entrants.  contact: Cassandra Jefferys. email: cassandrajeffrys@aapt.net.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 31 Aug DYNAMIC RUNNING 10KM ROAD RUN/RACE, CAIRNS
Join ​us ​for ​a ​10km ​race, ​or ​just ​come ​along ​for ​a ​run. ​Shorter ​options ​also ​available ​for ​those ​just ​starting ​out. contact: Lorraine Lawson. email: info@dynamicrunning.com.au. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
 
Sep 2014
Sat 6 Sep TREX CROSS TRIATHLON SERIES - DUATHLON
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 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 TOOWOOMBA ROAD RUNNERS
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
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
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 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 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.
 
 
Oct 2014
Sat-Sat 4-11 Oct WILDSIDE ADVENTURE RACE (NSW)
Wildside Adventure Race is a 5 day 500km expedition adventure race. It will take racers to the wilds. Teams of 2 and 4 will navigate through spaces rarely visited. They will encounter challenges as they traverse demanding landscapes in all weather conditions, day and night. Teams will have 120 hours to complete the journey, navigating from checkpoint to checkpoint by foot, mountain bike and kayak set against a magnificent backdrop, where they will be a part of nature. contact: richard old. email: richard@fullyradadventures.com.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 5 Oct TWIN BRIDGES HALF MARATON - CAIRNS REGION
The Twin Bridges track (East Black Mountain Road) follows the route of the original Black Mountain Road, to the east of the current road. It diverges from Black Mountain Road 27 kilometres from the Kennedy Highway and rejoins it 2 kilometres from the top of the Bump Track. Closed by gates at both ends, it is a multi-use track for trail runners, walkers and mountain bikers. Motor vehicles, trail bikes and horses are not allowed on this track. contact: David OBrien. email: trailrunning@roadrunners.org.au. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 5 Oct TRIATHLON PINK AND FUN RUN PINK
Triathlon Pink is an all-female triathlon series with a fantastic, fun day of personal achievement. The Triathlon Pink goals include challenge, participation and fun as well as raising funds for charities who provide breast cancer support, education, research and advocacy. There is also a Kids Triathlon event. Fun Run Pink caters for both males and females as well as a kids categories.  contact: Beau Stubbs. email: info@theeventcrew.com.au. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 5 Oct TRIATHLON PINK AND FUN RUN PINK
Triathlon Pink is an all-female triathlon series with a fantastic, fun day of personal achievement. The Triathlon Pink goals include challenge, participation and fun as well as raising funds for charities who provide breast cancer support, education, research and advocacy. There is also a Kids Triathlon event. Fun Run Pink caters for both males and females as well as kids categories.  contact: Beau Stubbs. email: info@theeventcrew.com.au. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 5 Oct BRISBANE TRAIL RUNNING SERIES - ROUND 1
Those Guys Events are proud to be hosting the inaugural running of the Brisbane Trail Running Series: four events covering a variety of terrains and natural environments across the greater Brisbane region. Round 1 sees us at Enoggera Reservoir with a 13km Altra Footwear Long Course and 8.2km Ultimate Direction Short Course. Brisbane Trail Running Series events are suitable for all running ability levels. contact: Matt Judd. email: matt@thoseguysevents.com.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sat 11 Oct GREAT ADVENTURE CHALLENGE
The Great Adventure Challenge is an exciting, demanding and fun, multi-discipline team of 8 event, covering a range of activities from mountain biking, trail running, kayaking and coasteering, teams are also confronted with mystery tasks, to test the boundaries of both brain and body. email: info@maxadventure.com.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 19 Oct GOLD COAST TRAIL RUNNING SERIES - ROUND 1
Those Guys Events are proud to again be running the Gold Coast Trail Running Series: four events covering a variety of terrains and natural environments across the GC. Round 1 sees us at Coombabah Lakelands Conservation Area with a 10.6km Altra Footwear Long Course and 5.6km Ultimate Direction Short Course. Gold Coast Trail Running Series events are suitable for all running ability levels. contact: Matt Judd. email: matt@thoseguysevents.com.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 26 Oct TREX CROSS TRIATHLON SERIES - QLD ENDURO
The TreX Cross Triathlon Series continues with one of the most popular and demanding events of the series. The Enduro format challenges long course competitors to take on the tough course at Murrenbong Scout Camp and after a heart pumping 350m swim, 10km mountain bike and 4km trail run, it's back in the water to do it all again! Sprint Course competitors complete the same course, but just the once. There is also a Teaser/Junior option of a 150m swim, 4km mountain bike and 1km trail run. contact: Simon Lazenby. email: info@in2adventure.com.au. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Mon 27 Oct TRE-X CROSS TRIATHLON SERIES
The Qld Series kicks off with one of the most popular courses of the series. Based at Karingal Scout Camp on Brisbane's south side the course offers some of the best mountain biking in South East Queensland. Long Course Contenders will tackle a 500m Swim, 15km Mountain Bike and 6km Trail Run.  contact: Simon Lazenby. email: info@in2adventure.com.au. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
 
Nov 2014
Sun 9 Nov CANEGROWERS GREAT BARRIER REEF MARATHON FESTIVAL
The CANEGROWERS Great Barrier Reef Marathon Festival is THE adventure marathon event of the calendar year. Held on November 9th in Port Douglas, Queensland, the Festival offers a range of adventure courses like no other including a 74km Ultra Marathon from Cairns to Port Douglas; a 42.2km adventure marathon; 21.1km adventure half marathon; as well as a 10km, 5km & 2.5km distance. Each distance runs along the white sands of Four Mile Beach, traverses through parks, trail and road to complete the ultimate trail running course. Dubbed the "World's Best" by marathon legend himself Steve Moneghetti, the Great Barrier Reef Marathon Festival is the one to mark on your racing calendar. Why not team up this epic event, raise funds for your nominated charity through Everyday Hero or simply run for you! Did we mention that you get to recover in paradise? contact: Port Douglas Event Management. email: info@pdem.com.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 9 Nov FREEDOM TRAIL RUN (NSW)
Sunday November 9th. 40k/22k/13k/5k Trail Run in the amazingly scenic Nightcap National Park high up in the Byron bay Hinterland. Beautiful location, camp right in the rainforest. Awesome trails. This event is run in tandem with our MTB event. This year the MTB is on Saturday and the Trail Run is on Sunday. Entries are Open Now. Enter online. contact: Anthony Mortimore. email: anthony@summerofcycling.com. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 9 Nov BRISBANE TRAIL RUNNING SERIES - ROUND 2
Those Guys Events are proud to be hosting the inaugural running of the Brisbane Trail Running Series: four events covering a variety of terrains and natural environments across the greater Brisbane region. Round 2 sees us at Bayview Conservation Park in Redlands with a 12.6km Altra Footwear Long Course and an 8.5km Ultimate Direction Short Course. Brisbane Trail Running Series events are suitable for all running ability levels. contact: Matt Judd. email: matt@thoseguysevents.com.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 16 Nov GOLD COAST TRAIL RUNNING SERIES - ROUND 2
Those Guys Events are proud to again be running the Gold Coast Trail Running Series: four events covering a variety of terrains and natural environments across the GC. Round 2 sees us at Clagiraba (Nerang Conservation Park & Lower Beechmont Conservation Area) with a 11.9km Altra Footwear Long Course and 6.1km Ultimate Direction Short Course. Gold Coast Trail Running Series events are suitable for all running ability levels. contact: Matt Judd. email: matt@thoseguysevents.com.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Fri-Sun 21-23 Nov TOUR DE TAMBORINE
Conquer the Mountain at the Tour de Tamborine Mountain Sports Festival 2014. The 3 day event includes a fun filled mixture of action packed running, cycling, mountain trails and walking activities for over 2000 participants of all abilities - weekend sports warriors to family fun day enthusiasts. Add to that celebrity sports ambassadors, mountain celebrations, live music, extreme sports performances and much much more, it's an event not to be missed. Check out the details online, including early entry and team/family discounts on www.tourdetamborine.com.au contact: Emma Porter. email: events@pm9.com.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 23 Nov ZOO RUN - CURRUMBIN WILDLIFE SANCTUARY
Introducing our first ZOO RUN for Currumbin Wildlife Hospital. The ZOO RUN is a fun run where you'll run through Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary. If you are a serious athlete take on the 5 kilometre challenge! Not so serious? No worries, how about a 2 kilometre family fun run / walk. You can even dress-up if you are that way inclined! We'll even have a prize for best-dressed entrant / team! The event will be starting at 6:30am and finishing by 8:00am. Of course, the ZOO RUN will be a fundraiser for the Currumbin Wildlife Hospital so you will be getting sweaty for a good cause! We'll need sponsors and supporters to get this organised, so please give us a call if you want to help this awesome event. We'll also need some volunteers! Prices are only $50 per participant for the 5 km run, or $40 per participant for the 2 km family fun run / walk. Riding in a pram or stroller is not permitted on the 5km bush track. If you are taking bub out to enjoy the beauty of Currumbin please join in on the 2km paved path way. There might still be a few bumps and hills along the way, so be ready for it! Children aged 3 and under are also FREE!!! contact: Kathy Lather. email: info@wildlifeemergency.com.au. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 30 Nov TRIATHLON PINK AND FUN RUN PINK
Triathlon Pink is an all-female triathlon series with a fantastic, fun day of personal achievement. The Triathlon Pink goals include challenge, participation and fun as well as raising funds for charities who provide breast cancer support, education, research and advocacy. There is also a Kids Triathlon event. Fun Run Pink caters for both males and females as well as kids. contact: Beau Stubbs. email: info@theeventcrew.com.au. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
Sun 30 Nov SRI CHINMOY WYNNUM SEASIDE RUN, HALF-MARATHON, 10KM & 5KM, BRISBANE
Start and finish at Bayside park in Manly fast flat course right along the seaside with the far end of the course along a path through the mangroves in Elanora Park. Aid stations every 2.5km and a great hot pancake and fresh fruit post race brekkie.Multiple age group medal award categories.  contact: Avirgyan Rogan. email: brisbane@srichinmoyraces.org. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
 
Jan 2015
Sun 11 Jan TWO BAYS TRAIL RUN (11TH ANNUAL, 5TH OFFICIAL...) 28KM/56KM (VIC)
Great holiday vibe and excellent course between Dromana on the Port Phillip Bay side and Cape Schanck on the Bass Strait side. That's a 28km crossing (or 56km double crossing) of the Mornington Peninsula - and not at the skinny bit! A little hill followed by bushland, rural and coastal views, topped off by enthusiastic helpers and the best course marking in the trail running universe.  contact: Rohan 0420 380 955 Katrina 0401 149 537. email: info@twobaystrailrun.com. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 11 Jan RESOLUTION RUN (SA)
So what is your new year's resolution? If it includes getting fit and healthy then the Brisbane Resolution Run (January, 2015) may be the perfect start to the new year. Begin 2015 the way you intend to continue. Take part as you running or walking on one of the most picturesque courses in Australia. Choose either the 11km (run) or 5.5km (run or walk), and bring the kids for the 1km kids event (run or walk), 6am start. Event Location: River Stage, Botanic Gardens, Brisbane contact: Steve Corrie. email: steve.corrie@active8change.com.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 18 Jan BRISBANE TRAIL RUNNING SERIES - ROUND 3
Those Guys Events are proud to be hosting the inaugural running of the Brisbane Trail Running Series: four events covering a variety of terrains and natural environments across the greater Brisbane region. Round 3 sees us at Bunyaville Conservation Park with a 15.3km Altra Footwear Long Course and 9.1km Ultimate Direction Short Course. Brisbane Trail Running Series events are suitable for all running ability levels. contact: Matt Judd. email: matt@thoseguysevents.com.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
 
Feb 2015
Sun 8 Feb GOLD COAST TRAIL RUNNING SERIES - ROUND 3
Those Guys Events are proud to again be running the Gold Coast Trail Running Series: four events covering a variety of terrains and natural environments across the GC. Round 3 sees us at Numinbah Forest Reserve with an 11.4km Altra Footwear Long Course and 6.9km Ultimate Direction Short Course. Gold Coast Trail Running Series events are suitable for all running ability levels. contact: Matt Judd. email: matt@thoseguysevents.com.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 15 Feb TRIATHLON PINK AND FUN RUN PINK
Triathlon Pink is an all-female triathlon series with a fantastic, fun day of personal achievement. The Triathlon Pink goals include challenge, participation and fun as well as raising funds for charities who provide breast cancer support, education, research and advocacy. There is also a Kids Triathlon event. Fun Run Pink caters for both males and females as well as kids. contact: Beau Stubbs. email: info@theeventcrew.com.au. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
 
 
Mar 2015
Sun 1 Mar BRISBANE TRAIL RUNNING SERIES - ROUND 4
Those Guys Events are proud to be hosting the inaugural running of the Brisbane Trail Running Series: four events covering a variety of terrains and natural environments across the greater Brisbane region. Round 4 sees us at Daisy Hill Regional Park with a 20.1km Altra Footwear Long Course and 13.1km Ultimate Direction Short Course. Brisbane Trail Running Series events are suitable for all running ability levels. contact: Matt Judd. email: matt@thoseguysevents.com.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sun 8 Mar GOLD COAST TRAIL RUNNING SERIES - ROUND 4
Those Guys Events are proud to again be running the Gold Coast Trail Running Series: four events covering a variety of terrains and natural environments across the GC. Round 4 sees us at Hinze Dam with a 15.8km Altra Footwear Long Course and 10.7km Ultimate Direction Short Course. Gold Coast Trail Running Series events are suitable for all running ability levels. contact: Matt Judd. email: matt@thoseguysevents.com.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
Sat 21 Mar ROLLER COASTER RUN (VIC)
Approximately 21.5 and 43 km trail runs, starting and finishing at SkyHigh. Experience the sunrise illuminating Melbourne from an elevated viewpoint. Have a beautiful run on the western front of the Dandenongs. Follow it up by some quality cheering/heckling time as you eat brunch, overlooking other finishers and the course. (Brunch is included in the short distance entry.) Watch out for clowns.  contact: Rohan 0420 380 955 Clarkey 0403 819 390. email: info@twobaystrailrun.com. Visit the website for more details.
 


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