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31/10/2014
31/10/2015
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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.
 
 
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.
 
Sun 30 Nov COLOR VIBE 5K-- TOOWOOMBA
Wanting to get active, create new memories, take cool pictures and have the time of your life? Then come join the Colour Vibe party! The Colour Vibe 5k is coming to Toowoomba on 30 November and don't want you to miss out on any of the fun! Grab your friends and family and come run/walk our 5k course while getting‪#‎VIBErant‬ and colourful with us! Afterwards, get crazy at our giant dance party with some epic beats! You'll come a blank canvas and leave a colorful mural! Kids 12 and under are free with a paid adult. A portion of our proceeds will also be donated back to a local charity! The first 500 people to use code TOOWOOMBA5 will receive $5 off their registration! Sign up at aus.thecolorvibe.com/toowoomba.php ‪#‎ColorVibeToowoomba‬ https://www.facebook.com/events/296524510540990 contact: Color Vibe. email: support@thecolorvibe.com . Visit the website for more details.
 
 
Dec 2014
Sat 6 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: 3pointschallenge@nccslsc.com.au. 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 11 Jan HANS RESOLUTION RUN
Kick start your year with the Hans Resolution Run. A fun and fit way to begin 2015! 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.
 
Sun 22 Feb Q1 STAIR CHALLENGE
Are you ready to take on Australia's tallest building? Take it from sea level to sky point! contact: Steve Corrie. email: steve.corrie@active8change.com.au. Visit the website for more details.
 
 
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.
 
 
Aug 2015
Sun 2 Aug MCDONALD'S TOWNSVILLE RUNNING FESTIVAL
The McDonald's Townsville Running Festival includes a Marathon (42.2k) Half Marathon (21.1k), 10k Classic, 5k Run/Walk and Junior race. Our AIMS accredited courses are pb fast, flat and hug the coastline as well as feature the 43rd Townsville Marathon - Australia's 2nd oldest race. All runners experience spectacular views of the Coral Sea, Magnetic Island and the Marina as they follow our tropical blue line and vie for $20,000 prize money. With a unique predawn start marathoners experience a breath taking sunrise over Cleveland Bay as they run along Townsville's award-winning Strand Beach. Arrive early for the pre-race Dinner, take in a Cowboys NRL home game and stay for the famous after-party. Treat yourself to a tropical winter getaway this August - Run Townsville and Explore the region. See www.townsvillerunningfestival.com for entry, information and accommodation details. An event Run by Runners for Runners. contact: Margie Ryder. email: admin@townsvillerunningfestivalc.om. Visit the website for more details.
 


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