|Victorian Running Calendar|
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|Sun||18 Dec||SRI CHINMOY CHERRY LAKE CHRISTMAS RUN 10.5KM, 7KM & 3.5KM
One, two or three laps around Cherry Lake and Wetlands Free gifts for all the children Pancake breakfast and awards in 8 age groups - U15yrs, 15-17yrs, 18-39yrs, 40-49yrs, 50-59yrs, 60-69yrs, 70-79yrs, 80+yrs contact: Kishore Cunningham. email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details.
|Sat-Thu||7-7 Jan||PORTSEA TWILIGHT
Run along one of Australia's most scenic and challenging courses - boasting unparalleled breathtaking views of Bass Strait and Port Phillip. Choose from the 4K run/walk,8K run or kids (distance) along the roads and granite trails along Point Nepean National Park. Start your new year on the right foot and take in the undulating short, sharp hills and exquisite natural landscape at the Portsea Twilight. Enter before 3rd November to score a $20 discount! contact: Sole Motive. email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
|Sun||15 Jan||ACTIVETRI SERIES RACE 3
Mini 250m/10km/2km Sprint 2x 250m/10km/2.5km Kids 7-9 100m/3km/500m Kids 10-14 200m/6km/1km Find your next Melbourne triathlon challenge at the ActiveTRI Series this year. Powered by Sole Motive, we are passionate about empowering you to rise to the challenge - whatever that looks like for you. Melbourne's ActiveTRI Series celebrates all the #activetrilife has to offer - determination, consistency, effort, fun and success wrapped up in a five race series covering Melbourne's top triathlon courses in Brighton, Mordialloc, Elwood and Sandringham. contact: 03 9285 0600 . email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
|Sun||15 Jan||TWO BAYS TRAIL RUN 2017
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! Up and over Arthur�s Seat for fantastic rural and coastal views. Through Greens Bush, the largest piece of remnant native bushland on the Peninsula. Along the cliff tops of Bass Straight approaching the lighthouse. Now capped at 1100 total participants, it�s one of Australia�s premier destination trail events. Book in asap. It�s sold out every year. contact: Rohan Day. email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
|Sun||15 Jan||COBURG NEW YEAR RESOLUTION FUN RUN
Coburg -New Year's Resolution- Fun Run, 12km run, 6km run/walk, 3km run/walk, 3km junior run, 9am, Sunday 15th January 2017; enter online or on the day at Harold Stevens Athletic track (behind the Basketball Stadium) Outlook Rd Coburg, Trophies for place getters and certificates for the rest; plenty of parking, friendly atmosphere, morning tea afterwards. Email firstname.lastname@example.org, contact: Bernie Goggin 0417012682. email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
|Thu||2 Feb||LAST ONE STANDING
A Richmond Harrier initiative. Race concept: One runner eliminated per lap over 5000m $1000 men's and $1000 women's prize money offered by Advanced Freight Management Both elites and non elites can compete contact: Joji Mori. email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
|Sun||12 Feb||ACTIVETRI SERIES RACE 4
Mini 300m/10km/2km Sprint 750m/20km/5km Kids 7-9 100m/3km/500m Kids 10-14 200m/6km/1km Find your next Melbourne triathlon challenge at the ActiveTRI Series this year. Powered by Sole Motive, we are passionate about empowering you to rise to the challenge - whatever that looks like for you. Melbourne's ActiveTRI Series celebrates all the #activetrilife has to offer - determination, consistency, effort, fun and success wrapped up in a five race series covering Melbourne's top triathlon courses in Brighton, Mordialloc, Elwood and Sandringham. contact: 03 9285 0600 . email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
|Fri-Sun||17-19 Feb||OSCARS100 HUT 2 HUT
Oscars100 Hut 2 Hut is Australia's most spectacular trek / run challenge that takes teams of two on a stunning journey through Victoria's High Country. Beautiful she may be, the Hut 2 Hut course is, quite simply, a bit of a brute. Over 100km various GPS units will come up with different results, but our instruments recorded in the vicinity of 5300 metres of gain. Ten peaks will be bagged. Not big by world standards - indeed Buller itself is the highest at 1805m - but try knocking off ten of them in a row, with plenty of diving down to the valley floor before climbing back up and you will know you've worked hard contact: Andy Payne. email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details.
|Sun||26 Feb||WANGARATTA MARATHON & FUN RUNS
Wangaratta Marathon & Fun Run in rural North East Victoria gives runners the opportunity to target a personal best times on accurate, flat, yet scenic courses, whilst also encouraging greater community participation. Our Community Teams and Primary School challenges are designed to encourage participation, which supports our overall mission on to encourage 'More People Moving More Often'. Choose from the Marathon, Half Marathon, 10km or 5km and let your primary aged children participate in the 2km Primary Challenge. There is free secure bag storage at the start/finish area, frequent aid stations, a welcoming finish area and generous post-event refreshments. Also treat yourself to the free YMCA massage centre. All finishers receive a customised medal, a there is a great range of event prizes. With over 100 friendly volunteers dedicated to helping you on the day. Follow us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/WangarattaMarathon contact: Sharon Scholz. email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details.
|Sun||26 Feb||WARBURTON UP & RUNNING FUN RUN
The Warburton Up and Running Fun Run is staged in one of the most beautiful, scenic and easily accessible parts of the Upper Yarra Valley east of Melbourne. You will run alongside the clear waters of the Upper Yarra River, among towering Mountain Ash forest surrounded by beautiful mountains. Events include the Half Marathon, 10 km, 5km fun run/walk and the kids 2 km dash. You will be supporting the Upper Yarra CFA and the Upper Yarra SES, two vital voluntary organisations keeping our communities safe. Fantastic prizes including cash and accommodation, a beautiful course and a fantastic day. contact: warburtonupandrunning. email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details.
|Sun||26 Feb||LATROBE HEALTH CENTRE RIVER RUN
The River Run is a flat and fast 5k/10k course along the banks of the beautiful Barwon River in Geelong. Starting and finishing at Barwon Valley Park. The event has a friendly atmosphere, where anyone can participate from the seasoned athlete to the 5k first time walkers. contact: Justin . email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details.
|Sun||26 Feb||CARRUM COAST GUARD AROUND THE RIVER FUN RUN
The Carrum Coast Guard Around the River Fun Run is a 12km and 6km fun run around Patterson River in Patterson Lakes, Victoria. There will also be a full range of family entertainment including free 350m kids run; BBQ food for sale: bacon, eggs, sausages and onions; and great prizes for winners. All funds raised from the event go towards running the coast guard, which is run by volunteers. contact: David Courtier. email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details.
|Sun||12 Mar||MALLACOOTA FUN RUN
Enjoy a beautiful bush and beach track with a 3km fun run, 5km walk/run, 10km walk/run and half-marathon. contact: Ros Macvean. email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details.
|Mon||13 Mar||MOUNT WARRENHEIP MOUNTAIN OF FUN RUN/WALK
The Mountain of Fun Run event consists of 2 courses - a 12.5km run and a 6km run/walk. The event is set amongst the picturesque landscape around Mt Warrenheip. Situated about 10 minutes east of Ballarat in Victoria, approximately 50 minutes drive from Geelong and about a 1 hour drive from Melbourne, the event is easily accessible by car contact: wendy britt. email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details.
|Sat||18 Mar||SHARPY'S BEER RUN
Located in Main Ridge on the Mornington Peninsula, our unique event caters to lovers of 'Beer' and 'Running'. Starting and finishing on the grounds of The Pig & Whistle Tavern, you will run on the trails around Arthurs Seat State Park. Our promise is a challenging course and spectacular views across Port Philip Bay. Every finisher gets to enjoy a rewarding beer as a reward of a job well done. 10km or 21km options. Participants must be over 18 to enter. contact: Deb Sharp. email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details.
|Sat||18 Mar||TREX AUSTRALIAN CROSS TRIATHLON CHAMPIONSHIPS (NSW)
In March 2017 the Snowy Mountains will come alive with more off road action which in addition to the TreX Australian Cross Triathlon Championships will this year include NSW Aquathlon State Championships and the Snowies Ultra Trail Run. Located in the heart of Australia's High County, and starting at an altitude of 1100m with Australia's highest peak, Mt Kosciusko as the backdrop, the courses will both delight and challenge athletes of all levels. The Cross Triathlon course includes some of the best fast and flowing single track mountain bike trails, and gritty off road running trails found anywhere in Australia and includes a distance to suit everyone! Standard Distance: 1500m swim/30km MTB/10km trail run Sprint Distance: 400m swim/15km MTB/3.3km trail run Junior & Teaser Distance: 200m swim/6km MTB/1.5km trail run Dirt Kids (7-11yrs): 50m swim/1.5km MTB/500m run Set in classic Australian bushland alongside Lake Crackenback and the Little Thredbo River views are spectacular and native wildlife abound. The weekend includes events to suit all ages and abilities from international elites to weekend warriors and our littlest Dirt Kids. Take part in three events across the weekend and be in the running to be crowned NSW Dirt Master, Mini Dirt Master or Junior Dirt Dude! This is a *not to be missed* weekend of off-road action for the entire family. contact: In2Adventure. email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
|Sun||19 Mar||ACTIVETRI SERIES RACE 5
Mini 300m/10km/2km Sprint 750m/20km/5km Olympic 1500m/40km/10km Kids 7-9 100m/3km/500m Kids 10-14 200m/6km/1km Find your next Melbourne triathlon challenge at the ActiveTRI Series this year. Powered by Sole Motive, we are passionate about empowering you to rise to the challenge - whatever that looks like for you. Melbourne's ActiveTRI Series celebrates all the #activetrilife has to offer - determination, consistency, effort, fun and success wrapped up in a five race series covering Melbourne's top triathlon courses in Brighton, Mordialloc, Elwood and Sandringham. contact: 03 9285 0600 . email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
|Sun||23 Apr||BRIGHT FUN RUN
The Fun Run comprises four road running events (3km, 5km, 10km & 21km)and two trail running events (approx. 6 & 11km)all of which take in the spectacular autumn views of the Alpine Valleys. contact: Tracy Carey. email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details.
|Sun||23 Apr||O'KEEFE RAIL TRAIL MARATHON - BENDIGO TO HEATHCOTE
The O'Keefe Rail Trail Marathon runs along the historic rail trail that joins Bendigo to Heathcote. The surface is suitable for both trail runners or also road runners and similar to the famous tan track in Melbourne. Fast times were run in the inaugural event last year. Events include the marathon, half marathon, quarter marathon, mile and the popular Ekiden relay where a team of 7 will run over the marathon distance. Visit the website for more details with entries opening the 1st November 2016. contact: Craig Green. email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details.
|Sun||23 Apr||MYPHYSIO WERRIBEE MANSION RUN
Set on the grounds of Werribee Mansion and Werribee Park, The MyPhysio Werribee Mansion Run starts and finishes on the lawns of the magnificent Werribee Mansion. The event caters for all levels of fitness and all members of the family with a two lap half marathon and 10km runs for the experiences runner, 5.5km Run/walk event for the less experienced. There is also a 1.2km kids dash, to ensure noone misses out. As far as a spectacular venue and picturesque course goes, we believe this event can not be beaten. contact: Justin . email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details.
|Sun||23 Apr||GEELONG HALF MARATHON & 7 KM RUN SUNDAY APRIL 23, 2017
29th Geelong Half Marathon at 8:00 a.m. and 7 km run at 8:30 a.m. Easily found under the Moorabool Street Bridge in Geelong with plenty of nearby parking. There is over $3500 in prizes as well as additional spot prizes. As in past years, there is a $200 bonus for anyone breaking the open records. Entry is online ONLY through our website www.gccc.asn.au or https://www.registernow.com.au . There are spot prizes of running shoes for early entries. Entries close Saturday April 22, 2017 (at MIDDAY). Adult entry is $55, Australian Health Card holders and under 18, $40. An additional feature is a 7 km run starting at 8:30am. Entry fee for this run is $25 for adults and Australian Health Card holders and under 18, $20. On-line entries are available now. Entry numbers will be capped at 1200 and a race time cut-off will apply. Cut-off is 50 minutes at 7 km and 1 hour 45 minutes at 14 km. Check our website. contact: Ken Walker. email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details.
|Fri-Sun||26 May-26 Mar||MELBOURNE COASTREK 2017 (VIC)
Melbourne Coastrek 30km or 60km Team Challenge. Soak up the spectacular peninsula coastline, nature trails and sparkling bays with your friends from Cape Schanck or Koonya Beach to Point Nepean on the wild Mornington Peninsula. We'll help guide you on this journey with a 12 Week Training Program and feed you loads of expert tips, events and fundraising support to help you prepare for the big day. You'll also get access to a huge range of nutrition, injury prevention, gear and other fabulous partner offers to support you on your journey. Visit the website for more details. contact: Melbourne.firstname.lastname@example.org. . Visit the website for more details.
|Sat||18 Nov||THE PADDY PALLIN ADVENTURE SERIES LYSTEFIELD LAKE EVENT
If you love the outdoors, have a genuine passion for fun and adventure, and want to push yourself to new limits, then round up a teammate...the Paddy Pallin Adventure Series is definitely for you! It incorporates mountain biking, kayaking, trail running and simple navigation on a secret course. All you need is a pair of trainers, a mountain bike and a sense of adventure! contact: Gary Farebrother. email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details.