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City to Surf (Sydney)

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Past C2S results - last post by beroccaboy

Melbourne Marathon

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2015 MELBOURNE MARATHON - last post by SirPlod

Gold Coast Marathon, half etc

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Gold Coast Airport Marathon... - last post by Supersam1979

Canberra Marathon and associated events

"Australian Running Festival" incorporating marathon, half marathon, ultra marathon, 10k and 5k.

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2015 Australian Running Fes... - last post by MD85

Sydney Marathon, Half, Bridge run

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Sydney Running Festival 2015 - last post by R4YC

Six Foot Track Marathon

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"Bandit" Runners? - last post by Keno

Trailwalker (Syd, Melb, Adl etc)

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Oxfam Trailwalker Sydney 2015 - last post by Yassoo

SMH Half Marathon (Sydney)

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SMH Half Marathon 2015 - last post by hobbler

Puffing Billy Train Race

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34th Great Train Race - Sun... - last post by wharfie

City to Surf (Perth)

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Running Pram - last post by dantan

Other races (NSW)

Other races in NEW SOUTH WALES (includes Sydney)

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2015 Westlink M7 Blacktown... - last post by Shredder1

Other races (VIC)

Other races in VICTORIA (includes Melbourne)

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Fastest Time Ever Around Th... - last post by BENINMELBOURNE

Other races (QLD)

Other races in QUEENSLAND (includes Brisbane & Gold Coast)

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Brisbane Running Festival 2014 - last post by TurraRunner

Other Races (ACT)

Other races in AUSTRALIAN CAPITAL TERRITORY (mainly Canberra)

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YMCA of Canberra Half Marathon - last post by Ergo

Other Races (SA)

Other races in SOUTH AUSTRALIA (includes Adelaide)

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YUM: Yurrebilla Trail Ultra... - last post by Misscheevius

Other Races (WA)

Other races in WESTERN AUSTRALIA (includes Perth)

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Perth Marathon 2015 - last post by lazydog

Other Races (TAS)

Other races in TASMANIA (includes Hobart)

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City to Casino 2015 - last post by DrinksRunner

Other Races (NT)

Other races in NORTHERN TERRITORY (includes Alice Springs & Darwin)

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Alice Springs Marathon 2015 - last post by Wedgetail

Other Australian races

Don't start new threads here- we are moving these threads to a new home and will then delete this section.

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Mothers Day Classic 2014 - last post by gemmaw

International Runs or Races

Note Ultramarathons eg Comrades are in Ultramarathon category, Hawaii Ironman in Triathlon category, Olympics/ Commonwealth/ Track races in Track & Field section

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San Francisco Marathon - last post by jdwjdw

Charity & Fund Raising Entries

Events for major races that are arranged through charities of fund-raising bodies. One thread per relevant body. Please keep discussions on the races themselves to the relevant race threads, this sub-forum is just for the charity or fund-raising entry objectives and process

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Hearts Accross Australia - last post by Langfi


Parkrun 5k races are popping up all around Australia, in line with world trends. The threads have been categorised by state, but there are sufficient of them to group together.

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Menai Park Run - last post by R4YC

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Everything related to the Olympic Games.

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steve solomon - last post by Manzo999


Everything related to Ultra-Marathons (further than a marathon) including races, training, discussions etc

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Great Ocean Walk 100 (GOW10... - last post by Whippet Man

Track & Field

Everything about Track & Field & Cross country, Olympics, Commonwealth Games races, training, Athletics Australia, Little Athletics, the Running Australia program etc

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sprinting - last post by Manzo999

Trail & Mountain Running

Everything related to Trail and/or Mountain Running (if an Ultra post in the Ultra category)

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Wonderland Run - Halls Gap... - last post by loubee

Fat Ass

Everything related to Fat Ass events (no fee runs)

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12 Foot Track - last post by Windy

Triathlon, Cycling, Swimming, CrossTraining etc

Everything relating to Triathlon & MultiSport races & training - including duathalon, biathlon, aquathon, rogaining, cross-training & other cross-training incl swimming, gym etc

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Port Macquarie Ironman 2016 - last post by BeesKnees


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2015 Brisbane Marathon - last post by tyssen


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Curious? - last post by Simmo

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Beginner Training

People new to running training should start here.

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How was your run today? - last post by BogFrog

Speed Training

Intervals, Repetitions, Fartlek etc

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How fast is 18km/h when run... - last post by StuC

Marathon Training

How to train for a marathon, or run a particular time

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Sub 3 hours and beyond in 2015 - last post by RodN

Half Marathon Training

How to run a half marathon, or run a specific time

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Questioning the plan? - last post by mjensen2k

10Km Training

How to run a 10km or run a specific time

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10km pacing - last post by Quinkin

Competitive Edge & Elite

All about competing at the highest levels, plus discussion of the international competitive running scene. Appropriate for advanced and elite runners.

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Forerunner - last post by Forerunner

Places & Clubs

Topics relating to places - places to run, places to train. Topics about Running Clubs and running partners are to be included here.

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Sunday Melbourne Training R... - last post by luckyguy

Other training topics

Other training topics that don't appear to fit into the above categories

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2015 Goals - last post by McNick

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Shoes & Socks

Discussion on Running Shoes, Socks, Insoles & Orthotics

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Womens cushioned shoes - last post by Mel15

Barefoot & related

Discussions on running barefoot (incl minimalist shoes) and clubs, tactics, news articles etc - your one stop for all barefoot info!

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Latest Altra zero drop shoe... - last post by RunningSurfer

Electronic Hardware & Software

Hardware includes Watches, MP3 players, GPS. Software includes race pace calculators, training logs, diaries etc - generally anything "electronic".

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Movement watches - last post by Dudley


Ask about running-related items you are looking to buy or sell here - can include questions on WHERE to buy/sell (ONLY if you are Australian/NZ-based or item is Australian/NZ-related - NO TRADER ADS)

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Wanted: BOB duallie or doub... - last post by Chaddy82

Other running gear

Other running gear topics that don't appear to fit into the above categories

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Running belt - last post by Libertine

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Toes & Feet

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metatarsalgia can you run w... - last post by fishnrod

Ankles, Knees & Legs

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Physio in Canberra - last post by alilypad

Hips, Backs, Chest

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Running with a hip replacement - last post by Nebbibit

Inside the body

Colds, Flu, Digestion & other conditions or diseases

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Cholesterol a little high -... - last post by R4YC

Other body topics

Other body topics that don't appear to fit into the above categories

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To ICE or not to ICE? - last post by Injured2010

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Food & Diet

Food/Diet topics that relate to running/training only - random discussions on food/diet in "very off-topic chatter" please.

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Having issues with rest day... - last post by Stej

Sports drinks, gels, vitamins & supplements etc

Nutrition for when running - sports drinks, gels, vitamins, supplements & the like

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Unusual post run beverage - last post by Berlin

Other nutrition topics

Other nutrition topics that relate to running that don't appear to fit into the above categories

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Help! Smoking Neighbour Cau... - last post by iRonnie

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Runners' Soapbox

This section is for runners to gain feedback on other articles published elsewhere on the 'net or to discuss issues they feel are important.

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Running etiquite - last post by runninghot


Topics about people - generally athletes past or present.

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John Gilmour - who

Books, Mags, Vids, TV, Websites etc

Topics about running books, magazines, videos, newspaper & media in general, (including other websites)

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Ausrun.com.au Site - last post by rohan

Misc Other

Questions & topics that don't appear to fit into any other category

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You Know You Are A Runner W... - last post by alilypad

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About CoolRunning

A good place to discuss CoolRunning, likes, dislikes and "constructive criticism"

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Registration Q - last post by backinblack

CoolRunning Community

Less-serious discussions about CoolRunning, or members, social events and other CoolRunning-related topics. Possibly not a lot of running talk.

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Reviews on Phil & Teds... - last post by Chaddy82

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