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City to Surf (Sydney)

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2018 C2S Entries open - last post by bjs1965

Melbourne Marathon

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2018 Melbourne Marathon - last post by Eagle

Gold Coast Marathon, half etc

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GCM Restaurant Advice - last post by TriToRun

Canberra Marathon and associated events

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

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2018 entries? - last post by alilypad

Sydney Marathon, Half, Bridge run

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Sydney Running Festival - 2018 - last post by JeniferWilliams

Six Foot Track Marathon

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6FT 2018 - last post by David C

Trailwalker (Syd, Melb, Adl etc)

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TW Melbourne 2016 - last post by bingo01

SMH Half Marathon (Sydney)

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SMH Half Marathon 2018 - last post by claudicles

Puffing Billy Train Race

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37th Great Train Race - Sun... - last post by Keno

City to Surf (Perth)

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Marathon Entry Transfer - last post by bobbys

Other races (NSW)

Other races in NEW SOUTH WALES (includes Sydney)

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Carcoar Cup Running Festival - last post by Jindalee

Other races (VIC)

Other races in VICTORIA (includes Melbourne)

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The TAN ULTRA 2018 Sunday 2... - last post by NavyDiverJB

Other races (QLD)

Other races in QUEENSLAND (includes Brisbane & Gold Coast)

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Sunshine Coast Marathon - last post by dadagain

Other Races (ACT)

Other races in AUSTRALIAN CAPITAL TERRITORY (mainly Canberra)

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Canberra Times Funrun 14k,... - last post by RunningRagged

Other Races (SA)

Other races in SOUTH AUSTRALIA (includes Adelaide)

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Adelaide Marathon Festival... - last post by Eagle

Other Races (WA)

Other races in WESTERN AUSTRALIA (includes Perth)

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2016 WAtoday Swan River Run... - last post by dantan

Other Races (TAS)

Other races in TASMANIA (includes Hobart)

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Point to Pinnacle 2017 - last post by Jindalee

Other Races (NT)

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

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May 2017 Canal Aventure... - last post by FarWest

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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What Is The Best 10k Road R... - last post by riffraff

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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New York City Marathon 2018 - last post by rowdy2574

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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Trans-Timor Trek 2017 - last post by earthtrails


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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parkrun general discussion - last post by SkyChariot

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Everything related to the Olympic Games.

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Predictions for the 2016 Ol... - last post by Davo


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

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Nerang Ultra 200/100/50/25... - last post by Seano

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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Little and Big Athletics To... - last post by Davinator

Trail & Mountain Running

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

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Prettiest Trail in the Blue... - last post by BogFrog

Fat Ass

Everything related to Fat Ass events (no fee runs)

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Beyond the Black Stump 2018 - last post by frankie17

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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Triathlon season 2018/19 - last post by dazmuzza


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Marathon Race Pacing Plan - last post by HeadlampRunner


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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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What Was Your Fastest K? - last post by allrounder

Marathon Training

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

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Training fast- running slow - last post by NavyDiverJB

Half Marathon Training

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

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Sub 1hr 30 Half? - last post by NavyDiverJB

10Km Training

How to run a 10km or run a specific time

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10km in sub 40 - last post by BogFrog

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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Commonwealth Games Marathon - last post by speedmeup

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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Wednesday Lunch Running Clu... - last post by bobbys

Other training topics

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

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Sydney Inner West Greenway - last post by riffraff

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Shoes & Socks

Discussion on Running Shoes, Socks, Insoles & Orthotics

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Running Shoes - last post by cjwils

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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Vivobarefoot Primus Lite Ro... - last post by Road Runner

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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Lumo Run Sensor - last post by Road Runner


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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Cathedrals Challenge Jawbon... - last post by OverRun

Other running gear

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

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ioMerino - last post by murrumfatboy

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Toes & Feet

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Tibialis Posterior Tenosyno... - last post by TheRunPhysio

Ankles, Knees & Legs

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Medial Meniscus Tear / Knee... - last post by bobbys

Hips, Backs, Chest

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Pain in the shoulder/should... - last post by RunningSurfer

Inside the body

Colds, Flu, Digestion & other conditions or diseases

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Sudden cardiac death - last post by monocotyledon

Other body topics

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

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Running as we age - last post by Stej

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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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Vegetarian Runners - last post by SkyChariot

Sports drinks, gels, vitamins & supplements etc

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

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Gels vs Sport drink - last post by HeadlampRunner

Other nutrition topics

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

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Ferriten Level Correction - last post by Quinkin

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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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A ubber Cool runner- Volha... - last post by Davinator


Topics about people - generally athletes past or present.

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200 Not Out > THE EAGLE... - last post by bobbys

Books, Mags, Vids, TV, Websites etc

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

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Interesting Article on running - last post by SkyChariot

Misc Other

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

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Strangest Things We've... - last post by SkyChariot

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About CoolRunning

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

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Tapatalk Apostrophe - last post by AndyP

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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