|Victorian Running Calendar|
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|Sun||30 Apr||GREAT TRAIN RACE - PUFFING BILLY
The Great Train Race isn't simply a race amongst fellow competitors - it's an exciting challenge competing against the steam locomotive, Puffing Billy! Explore the variable terrain along the race route through 13.5 km's of the Dandenong Ranges hills and fern gullies from Belgrave to Emerald Lake Park. The Great Train Race is organised by Puffing Billy Railway volunteers, with all proceeds and any additional donations directed to the Puffing Billy Menzies Creek Museum redevelopment project. email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details.
|Sat||6 May||DARKNESS INTO LIGHT MELBOURNE
Darkness into Light is the annual fundraising event for a Suicide & Self Harm Prevention charity which provides free counselling services to anyone affected by suicide, self harm or depression. Part of the proceeds are donated to a similar, local charity in Melbourne to help support the fight against suicide. Melbourne is holding it's 3rd annual 5km walk/run this year on May 6th. Starting in the early hours of the morning when it is still dark and crossing the line as the sun rises. A symbolic and literal walk from darkness into light. contact: https://www.facebook.com/dilmelbourne/. Visit the website for more details.
|Sun||21 May||COBURG KING AND QUEEN OF THE NORTH
Sunday 21st May Coburg King and Queen of the North, 12km run 6km run walk, also 3km for seniors and juniors, 9am Harold Stevens Athletic Track, (Melway 18 A10) trophies for winners & placegetters, certificates for all; enter on the day or online. contact: Bernie Goggin 0417012682. email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
|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.email@example.com. . Visit the website for more details.
|Sun||28 May||EMER CASEY FUN RUN FOR OVARIAN CANCER contact: Eleanor Sawyer. email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.|
|Sun||30 Jul||RUN MELBOURNE
Join Sole Motive & Run Melbourne again in 2017 to celebrate 10 years of running Run Melbourne. We've spent the past nine years running Run Melbourne together. Over 170,000 of you have helped Run Melbourne since 2008, clocking up thousands of kilometres training, smashing hundreds of personal bests, and collectively raising over $12million for more than 400 charities. With distances of 5k, 10k or the Half-Marathon, there's an option available for everyone. Run for a charity close to your heart, take on a new challenge, or aim for a personal best - come and Run Melbourne with us on Saturday 30 July, 2017 and celebrate the running the city of Melbourne! contact: Sole Motive. email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
|Sat-Sun||26-27 Aug||WONDERLAND RUN - GRAMPIANS
Absolute freaking intensity! You are engulfed by a whole different world. You are IN the landscape. It will chew you up and spit you out and you will love it. All events based from Halls Gap in the mighty Grampians. 2km & 8km 'Short' trail runs 2pm Saturday August 20th 20km and 36km full impact trail runs start 7am Sunday August 21st https://www.facebook.com/groups/1439991782914822/ contact: Rohan Day. email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
|Sun||27 Aug||SHEPPARTON RUNNING FESTIVAL
Run on the region's best sealed, scenic pathways as they wind their way along the banks of the Goulburn and Broken Rivers. An ideal event for the first-time marathon entrant or those looking for their PB on a flat, fast course. Cash prizes for all events. contact: Nadine. email: Nadine.Edwards@ecodev.vic.gov.au. Visit the website for more details.
|Sat||18 Nov||SUMMIT SURVIVOR
Run the Most Obstacle-Dense Course in Victoria! Leap, weave, duck and slide! Clamber, stagger, wade and run through this EPIC 5km course; the most obstacle-dense course in Victoria. With fun and teamwork at the heart of this mud run, we've replaced long running distances with awesome challenging obstacles. The course is so densely packed you'll move quickly from one obstacle to the next! Summit Survivor is for adventurous 12 to 60 year olds. 87% of participants said they found it the "ideal difficulty". You can push yourself and make the course tough, or slow it down to suit your style. We also have our Kids Course for under 12 year olds! email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
|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: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details.
|Tue||20 Feb||TIMBOON ACTION RAIL RUN
5km walk & run, 10km run. Starting near the Timboon playground at the back of the Distillery, come along and enjoy a scenic run along the sheltered rail trail out to the trestle bridge and back. Popes Bus transport available from the start line to the trestle bridge for 5km starters. 8am registrations open, 8.30am start the 10km distillery dash, 9am Popes shuffle 5km walk & run. $20.00 individual, $25.00 family entry. Pre register at www.timboonaction.org.au or by calling 55987254 by the 20th Jan for a FREE t-shirt & $5.00 discount. FREE child care available for participants - bookings essential. contact: Camp Cooriemungle . email: (03) 55987254. Visit the website for more details.