|Queensland Running Calendar|
Selected event type:
|Thu-Fri||6 Aug-27 Nov||AFTERGLOW TWILIGHT TRAIL RUN (VIC)
Event date is the 28/11/2015. There are two distances. The 21km will start at Point Addis and Finish in Torquay and the 12km run will start at the famous Bells Bech and Finish in Torquay. Both runs will follow the iconic Surfcoast walk. All runners will start in the light and finish in the dark. The event will have plenty of entertainment along the way and will have a great family atmosphere. contact: Peri Gray. email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details.
|Sun||29 Nov||CENTRAL COAST HALF MARATHON & 10KM FUN RUN (NSW)
Half Marathon/10km Fun Run and 10km Wheelchair event. Held at The Entrance, Central Coast, NSW. Out and back course along the cycle path from The Entrance to Chittaway Bay and return. Flat and very scenic. Organised by the Central Coast Hash House Harriers. contact: Christine Laing. email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details.
|Sat||5 Dec||3 POINTS CHALLENGE & OCEAN SWIM (NSW)
First event is a 2km Ocean Swim around our spectacular headland. This is followed by the main event, the 3 Points Challenge, with surf swims at North Curl Curl, South Curl Curl and Freshwater beaches, interrupted with runs along the 3 km stretch of scenic coastline in between the swim legs. A unique and testing event. Top 6 place getters are invited to the Dash for Cash with more money up for grabs contact: Louis Tassone. email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
|Sun||6 Dec||SHORT & MIDDLE DISTANCE SERIES #3. RACE 2. CAIRNS
Series #3: 8 November & 6 December. Registration cut off is 12 hours prior to each race. One of six opportunities in 2015 to participate in the series events to get you stronger and faster over 3km, 5km or 10km. 3km and 5km is free, there is a fee per series for the 10km distance. Join in the training on offer each Tuesday and Thursday night and see the results on race day. contact: Lorraine Lawson. email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
|Sun||10 Jan||RESOLUTION RUN (BRISBANE)
So what is your new year's resolution? If it includes getting fit and healthy then the Brisbane Resolution Run may be the perfect start to the new year. Begin 2016 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. contact: Steve Corrie. email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details.
|Sun||28 Feb||Q1 STAIR CHALLENGE
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: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details.
|Sun||6 Mar||INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY FUN RUN
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: firstname.lastname@example.org.
|Sun||13 Mar||BLACK BULL HALF MARATHON (VIC)
The running of the Black Bull half marathon is part of the 2016 Murray Quad, which is a Quadrathlon (Triathlon plus a paddle) event that starts at the Yarrawonga Rowing club with a swim on Lake Mulwala, then a run around Yarrawonga, the chainman's island nature reserve and silverwood golf and lifestyle resort, a bike ride from Yarrawonga to Cobram via Wilby, Tungamaha and Katamatite and finally finishes a paddle on the Murray River to Tocumwal. To encourage more people to enter in 2016 event we are introducing single events for each of the four disciplines run at the same time as the Murray Quad. The Running of the Black Bull Half Marathon is a unique event that will include a loop around the exquisitely landscaped Black Bull golf course which is wrapped around the waters of Lake Mulwala. The run will start at around 8am just before the first swimmer from the Murray Quad event exits the water. Entry is via the website or the day before at the Murray Quad registration desk located at the Yarrawonga Rowing Club Results will be timed based and opened to all participants including those athletes competing in the Full distance and relay events of the Murray Quad. Cost is $75 with a 50% discount available to members of registered club, gyms or running groups that list on the Murray quad website. contact: Tim Roadley. email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details.
|Sun||13 Mar||ROC RACE SUNSHINE COAST
Sunshine Coast are you ready to ROC?! Join the VIP list now http://rocrace.com.au/vip/ to be the first to register and to get exclusive offers! Don't miss out, this event is expected to sell out fast! ROC Race takes over Sunshine Coast Stadium on 13 March, 2016. Join thousands of ROC Stars take on the craziest 5K on the planet! ROC Race is the original game show-inspired obstacle run featuring larger than life obstacles including the infamous Wrecking Ball, the sweeper, Jump Balls, and the World's Largest Inflatable Water Slide! Get ready for the craziest 5K of your life! This is an untimed event open to everyone, from couch potatoes to track stars, ages 13 and up! email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details.
|Sat||16 Apr||TREX QLD MULTISPORT FESTIVAL TRAIL RUN
Run alongside QLD Cross Triathlon Champs, the QLD Multisport weekend trail run offers courses for any age and ability. Choose the course that's right for you: 1. Go Hardcore! 8km Trail Run 2. Go Hard! 4km Fun Run The 8km Trail Run consists of one challenging lap on the tracks and trails surrounding Ewen Maddock Dam in the Sunshine Coast Hinterland. This is an OFF ROAD trail run, expect to get wet, muddy & dirty! contact: Simon Lazenby. email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
|Wed-Mon||11-16 May||ULTRA-TRAIL AUSTRALIA (NSW)
A five-day trail running festival of unprecedented scope. Previously branded as The North Face 100 and The North Face 50, the existing 100km and 50km events, already established as the southern hemisphere;s largest trail races, are now subsumed under the Ultra-Trail Australia brand. From May 11 - May 16, 2016, Katoomba, NSW, will play host to over 4000 athletes, spectators and support crew, converging for a five-day trail running extravaganza. Underpinned by the flagship 100km (Megalong 100km) and 50km (Kedumba 50km) events, 2016 sees the addition of a 22km (Sublime 22km) trail half marathon and a 2.5km dash through Katoomba town centre (Katoomba Dash). email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details.
|Sat-Sun||14-15 May||MEGALONG 100KM (NSW)
The Megalong 100km, formally The North Face 100 is Australia's most challenging, stunning and prestigious 100km Trail running event. This event takes place on the breath taking trails located in the World Heritage listed Blue Mountains National Park of Australia. Since the inaugural race in 2008, our 100 ultra-marathon has captivated runners locally and internationally and it has quickly grown to become one of the most talked about endurance events of its kind. email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details.
|Sun||29 May||GRIFFITH SPORT LOGAN FUN RUN
Whether you're a walker or a runner, the Griffith Sport Logan Fun Run is a community sporting event that has something for everyone, with 10km, 5km and Junior Dash courses! Stay tuned for more information coming soon. contact: Griffith Sport Events. email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details.
|Sat-Thu||25-30 Jun||BIG RED RUN
6 Days, 250km (or 150km option) - Australia's only desert stage race. A true Australian outback challenge through the unique and varied landscapes of the Simpson Desert. Starting and finishing at the iconic Birdsville Hotel, make new friends and experience campsite camaraderie. Extensively supported including large medical team, event helicopter and satellite tracking of all runners and much more. If you are looking for a challenge, or to step outside your comfort zone and find out what you are really capable of achieving, then this is the event for you! contact: Greg Donovan. email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details.
|Sat||2 Jul||BRAVEHEARTS 777 MARATHON (NSW)
The Bravehearts 777 Marathon Series is being held again in 2016 around Australia. This is an event like no other and sees participants run 7 marathons, across 7 states in 7 days. Our inspirational athletes run close to 300kms in one week and in the process raise money for Bravehearts to help educate, empower and protect Aussie Kids against sexual assault. Led by three-time Uncle Toby's Ironman Series winner, Guy Andrews, this event is not just for the fitness fanatic but those up for an amazing challenge. Taking on this heart-pounding adventure sees participants run marathons in Perth, Adelaide, Melbourne, Hobart, Canberra, Kingscliff and the Gold Coast. And if the challenge of running all 7 marathons seems too daunting, join us in just one marathon in your home state. contact: Karen. email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details.
|Sun||9 Oct||GRIFFITH SPORT TOOHEY TRAIL RUN
From bitumen to bush, challenge yourself to an all-terrain scenic run from Griffith University Nathan Campus through Toohey Forest. With resoundingly positive feedback from the inaugural event in 2015, we are adding a 21km Half Marathon course to the already existing 5km and 10km courses to make it even bigger and better! Stay tuned for more information coming soon. contact: Griffith Sport Events. email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details.