|Victorian Running Calendar|
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|Sun||29 Nov||SRI CHINMOY TAN TEAM RELAYS +
An exciting new event on our calendar of races. This is an 11-lap team relay with 4-member teams combined with a 3-lap or 1-lap race for individuals. The team relay component has male, female and mixed teams in 7 categories: social, corporate, schools, fitness club, aths club, baby vets and super vets. A great fun and social running event on Melbourne's iconic Tan Track. Check out full event details on our website. All events start together at 8.00am at the Pillars of Wisdom, Alexandra Avenue, Melbourne. contact: Kishore Cunninghaam. email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details.
|Sun||29 Nov||VERTICAL K - MT DONNA BUANG
The Vertical K Mt Donna Buang provides the ultimate test of strength over a vertical kilometre for trail runners and road cyclists. TRAIL RUNNING - 1,098M VERTICAL ASCENT Your track goes straight up, up, up - climbing 1,098m in 8km. Starting out on Australia's steepest street and then weaving a line through massive Mountain Ash it will smash your thighs and have your lungs bursting from your chest. This is certified VK Sky Race - on a spectacular climb that seems to never end... contact: Rapid Ascent. 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.
|Wed||2 Dec||VARIETY SANTA FUN RUN
Now in its seventh year, the Variety Santa Fun Run invites Melbournians to run, walk or roll around Albert Park Lake in the city's most festive fun run. The Variety Santa Fun Run in a family-friendly, pet-friendly event for all ages and abilities. The fun run celebrates the spirit of giving, unity of the community and the joy of togetherness in an anticipation of Christmas. In addition to raising awareness and funds for Australian children with special needs, the Variety Santa Fun Run will provide competitors with an entertaining and uplifting day out. On Wednesday 2nd December, the Palms Lawn transforms into a sea of Santas ready to start the 2km, 5km or 10km course around the stunning Albert Park Lake. The entry fee includes a free FIVE PIECE Santa Suit, entertainment, jumping castle and, to top of this twilight adventure, food and drinks are available so you can wrap up the evening with a fun with your new Santa friends. email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details.
|Sun||13 Dec||SRI CHINMOY CHERRY LAKE 10.5KM, 7KM & 3.5KM CHRISTMAS RUN
Our final event of the year for all the family - 3 laps, 2 laps and 1 lap around Cherry Lake and wetlands. Venue is Cherry Lake Reserve, Altona. Special gifts for all the "littlies" who attend the race. Lots of parking and easy access at the venue. contact: Kishore Cunningham. email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details.
|Fri||15 Jan||BELLS BASH CLIFF TOP RUN
This is the 13th annual Bells Bash Cliff Run, an 8km fun run or 4km run/walk from Jan Juc Surf Life Saving Club along the cliff tops to Bells Beach and back. The course takes runners along the picturesque undulating track between Jan Juc and the world famous Bells Beach. The course is challenging, but is regularly used by runners and walkers and overlooks much of the stunning coastline between the two points. Participants receive the famous Bells Bash t-shirt and all the cheers you could want from the 300+ JJSLSC volunteers who help out on the day. contact: Ian Blanchonette. email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details.
|Sat||16 Jan||PHILLIP ISLAND MULTISPORT FESTIVAL
After the success of the Inaugural Phillip Island Multisport Festival in 2015, we are back bigger and better on the 16th January 2016 at the iconic Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit! Participants will have the chance to race on one of the fastest motorsports circuits in the world over an action packed day of racing! There is an event for everyone, from the triathlete, swimmer, cyclist and runner and will include the iconic, fast and furious SUPER SPRINT racing. This will be a must attend weekend for the whole family. Fun runs include - Half Marathon, 10km and 5km Triathlon include - Enticer, Sprint, Olympic, TRIF1 and kids Triathlon contact: XOSIZE Events. email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details.
|Sun||17 Jan||TWO BAYS TRAIL RUN (12TH ANNUAL, 6TH OFFICIAL...) 28KM/56KM
Two Bays Trail Run crosses the Mornington Peninsula, going up and over Arthurs Seat and finishing at Cape Schanck. 56km legends run both ways. Experience a wide variety of running surfaces, bushland and coastal views. Beautiful course that follows the Two Bays Walking Track through the biggest chunks of remnant native vegetation on the Peninsula. Victoria's biggest individual trailrunning event. Buses available for early entering 28km runners contact: Rohan 0420 380 955 Katrina 0401 149 537. email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details.
Coburg New Year's Resolution Fun Run 12km run, 6km run/walk, 3km run, 9am, Sunday 17th January 2016; enter online or on the day at Harold Stevens Athletic track (behind the Basketball Stadium) Outlook Rd Coburg, Melway Map 18 A10; trophies for place getters and certificates for the rest; plenty of parking, friendly atmosphere, free morning tea contact: Bernie Goggin 0417012682. email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
|Sun||24 Jan||MEMORY WALK & JOG - MORNINGTON PENINSULA
This year, Alzheimer's Australia Vic is bringing the Memory Walk & Jog to the Point Nepean National Park. It's all about coming together with your friends and family to raise vital funds to support people affected by dementia. You don't need to be a fitness fanatic to be a part of Memory Walk & Jog - it has something for everyone! You can run, walk, skip or even dress up and dance your way through the day! So whether you're eight or 80, a pro-athlete or just looking for a fun morning out, you can take part in the race and request donations to support the amazing work done by Alzheimer's Australia Vic. contact: Kristin Marshall. email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details.
|Sat-Sun||13-14 Feb||FALLS CREEK MOUNTAIN RAID - TRAIL RUN FESTIVAL
A collection of Trail Runs will be held across the weekend, providing the opportunity for runners to experience the spectacular alpine trails and lofty mountain summits around Falls Creek. >> 11.5km Alpine Ash Run - Saturday morning >> 3km Summit Sprint - Saturday afternoon >> 5.5km Falls Creek Explorer - Sunday morning >> 19km Heathy Spur Run - Sunday morning Open to runners of all levels, whether you're after a leisurely jog through the pristine mountain air or a hard core, off-road challenge to test you. contact: Rapid Ascent. email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details.
|Sun||21 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. The course is pram friendly and is very reasonably priced. The event assists the River's Gift Charity raise much needed funds to help stamp out SIDS. contact: PB Events 0448854146. email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details.
|Sat||27 Feb||ROLLER COASTER RUN
21.5km or 43km - all on the awesome trails starting and finishing at the scenic SkyHigh Mount Dandenong. A great fun running event with brunch for runners who register in the 21.5km before January 15th! contact: Melanie. email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details.
|Sun||28 Feb||WANGARATTA MARATHON & FUN RUNS
Distances include the Marathon, Half Marathon, 10km walk run, 5km walk run and a 2km primary aged event. The Wangaratta Marathon and Fun Runs family run event dedicated to encouraging participation, whilst providing all the 'bells and whistles' of the major metropolitan events. Our motto is More People Moving More Often. We encourage participation throughout all events and the health benefits of a more active lifestyle. Our increased participation numbers and well developed incentive programs (Community Teams and Primary School Challenge) espouses this philosophy. Entry includes CUSTOMISED MEDAL FOR ALL FINISHERS, FAST FLAT ACCURATE COURSES (AIMS/IAAF MARATHON & HM ), BIB CHIP TIMING FOR ALL EVENTS, OVER $12,000 IN CASH AND PRIZES, NUTRITION STATIONS ON-COURSE, FOOD AND BEVERAGES POST EVENT & EXCEPTIONAL VALUE ENTRY FEES contact: Sharon Scholz. email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
|Sun||28 Feb||BELLARINE SUNSET RUN
The BSR 10km / half marathon event takes place on the Bellarine Coastal Trail between Portarlington and St Leonard's in Victoria Australia and needs to be ran (or walked) to be appreciated, it has a view of Melbourne's skyline across Port Philip Bay, the You Yangs across Corio Quay and the relaxing landcapes of an area showcasing old fashion town charm. The beauty and appeal of the Bellarine Coastal Trail is you will always be within 50m of the beach and 50m from the Esplanade it also happens to be 10.7km between the piers of Portarlington and St Leonard's meaning it is perfect for 10km/half marathon distances, it's a course everyone will get across quickly with plenty of room for overtaking those who are mesmerised by the view and the bonus is there's few hills. Timing wise it sits 2 weeks before Wangaratta Marathon and Rollercoaster so is the perfect hitout. contact: Dion Milne. email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
|Sun||28 Feb||WARBURTON UP AND RUNNING
Kids 2km, 5km walk and run, 10km run, Half Marathon. One of the most picturesque runs in the State. In its 13th year. Raises funds for Warburton CFA and Upper Yarra SES. New Team Aggregate Kms competition in 2016. Registrations open November 1. contact: Sue. email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
|Sun||28 Feb||MANOR LAKES, WYNDHAM ROTARY FUN RUN/WALK
Take the First Steps to the Manor Lakes, Wyndham Rotary Fun Run/Walk that will be held on February 28th 2016. Run, 5km or 10km or Walk 4km or 8km around the scenic Werribee River in Werribee. The course is ideal for first time runners, avid walkers or experienced runners seeking a new challenge! Have a great time participating in a fun community event, while raising vital funds for the Royal Children's Good Friday Appeal. You can enter as an individual, with friends and family or perhaps enter a corporate team. It promises to be a fun filled day with something for everyone including giveaways, special guests and lots more! contact: David Lane. email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details.
|Sat-Sun||5-6 Mar||CBR 100 CHALLENGE (ACT)
The CBR 100 Challenge is back for its second year on 5-6 March 2016. Teams of 3 and soloists will tackle the 25km, 50km or 100km of Canberra's beautiful Centenary Trail. contact: Ellie. email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
|Sun||13 Mar||BLACK BULL HALF MARATHON
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.
|Sat-Sun||19-20 Mar||WARRNAMBOOL SUFFERFEST MULTISPORT FESTIVAL
MUST do event for all triathletes and runners fun and activities for the whole family TRIATHLON - long course, Olympic, Sprint, Formula 1, Enticer, kids Tri, all abilities RUNNING - 1km, 5km, 10km, 21.1km contact: Scott. email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details.
|Sun||17 Apr||MEMORY WALK & JOG - MELBOURNE
This year, Alzheimer's Australia Vic is bringing the Memory Walk & Jog to Ruffy Lake Park, Doncaster in Melbourne. It's all about coming together with your friends and family to raise vital funds to support people affected by dementia. You don't need to be a fitness fanatic to be a part of Memory Walk & Jog - it has something for everyone! You can run, walk, skip or even dress up and dance your way through the day! So whether you're eight or 80, a pro-athlete or just looking for a fun morning out, you can take part in the race and request donations to support the amazing work done by Alzheimer's Australia Vic. contact: Kristin Marshall. email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details.
|Sun||17 Apr||ST VINCENT'S SCRUBS RUN
St Vincent's Scrubs Run is a family day event. It embodies the true meaning of the word FUN run. The day is filled with family activities that will entertain partners and kids and pets, while participants run or walk and raise funds for the hospital. 5km walk or run and 10km run around the beautiful Princes Park, North Carlton contact: Events Team . email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details.
|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: email@example.com. 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: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details.
|Sun||22 May||MEMORY WALK & JOG - ALBURY/WODONGA
This year, Alzheimer's Australia Vic is bringing the Memory Walk & Jog to Wodonga's Belvoir Park (Sumsion Gardens). It's all about coming together with your friends and family to raise vital funds to support people affected by dementia. You don't need to be a fitness fanatic to be a part of Memory Walk & Jog - it has something for everyone! You can run, walk, skip or even dress up and dance your way through the day! So whether you're eight or 80, a pro-athlete or just looking for a fun morning out, you can take part in the race and request donations to support the amazing work done by Alzheimer's Australia Vic. contact: Kristin Marshall. email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details.
|Wed||29 Jun||BRAVEHEARTS 777 MARATHON
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||7 Aug||DEVILBEND FUN RUN - 5KM, 10K & 21.1KM
Enjoy being active outdoors? Looking for your next fitness challenge? Hoping to run further or faster than last year? Want to discover one of the Mornington Peninsula's hidden gems? Whatever your motivation the Mornington Peninsula Athletic Club invites you to come on down and join the action. Bring the family and make a day of it exploring the beautiful Devilbend Natural Features Reserve. 5km, 10km & 21.1km, awesome medals for all finishers in all events. Where? Devilbend Natural Features Reserve, Graydens Road, Tuerong (Melway ref 152 J3) on the Mornington Peninsula. contact: Richard Does. email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details.
|Sat-Sun||20-21 Aug||WONDERLAND RUN
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. 8km 'Short' trail run 2pm Saturday August 20th 20km and 36km full impact trail runs start 7am Sunday August 21st contact: Rohan 0420 380 955 Matty Bell 0409 112 810. email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details.
|Sun||4 Sep||2016 MORNINGTON RUNNING FESTIVAL AND EXPO
Entries are now open for the 4-5 September 2016 for third running of Mornington Running Festival and Health & Lifestyle Expo. The weekend festival includes a 1km kids dash, 5km and 10km fun run/walk and the popular Half Marathon 21.1km distance. The Health and Lifestyle Expo will also back bigger and better including exhibitors, seminars, workshops and games for the whole family. Join us and help us money for our Charity Partner beyondblue. contact: XOSIZE Events. email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details.