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City to Surf (Sydney)

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C2S Training updates - last post by murrumfatboy

Melbourne Marathon

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2016 Melbourne Marathon - last post by Keno

Gold Coast Marathon, half etc

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

Canberra Marathon and associated events

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

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Video of the Canberra Ultra... - last post by RunningRagged

Sydney Marathon, Half, Bridge run

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Sydney Marathon 2016 - last post by westius

Six Foot Track Marathon

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6 Foot Track Marathon 2016 - last post by BenLyons

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 2016 - last post by Matt_Taylor

Puffing Billy Train Race

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35th Great Train Race - add... - last post by toolittletoolate

City to Surf (Perth)

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Perth City2Surf 2015 - 12km - last post by Andrew09

Other races (NSW)

Other races in NEW SOUTH WALES (includes Sydney)

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New: Woronora Dam Pipeline... - last post by Lotsahare

Other races (VIC)

Other races in VICTORIA (includes Melbourne)

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Run Melbourne 2016 - last post by NavyDiverJB

Other races (QLD)

Other races in QUEENSLAND (includes Brisbane & Gold Coast)

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Marathons around Brisbane i... - last post by HeadlampRunner

Other Races (ACT)

Other races in AUSTRALIAN CAPITAL TERRITORY (mainly Canberra)

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Sri Chimnoy Gungahlin Gallop - last post by The_F00l

Other Races (SA)

Other races in SOUTH AUSTRALIA (includes Adelaide)

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YUM: Yurrebilla Trail Ultra... - last post by Stewie1986

Other Races (WA)

Other races in WESTERN AUSTRALIA (includes Perth)

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WAMC Marathon / relay - last post by TurraRunner

Other Races (TAS)

Other races in TASMANIA (includes Hobart)

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Cadbury Hobart Marathon 2016 - last post by BeesKnees

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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World Masters Mountain Runn... - last post by tonywilliams

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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Fundraising running applica... - last post by hale1974


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 riffraff

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Everything related to the Olympic Games.

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Russia is out - last post by Eagle


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

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The TAN ULTRA 2016 Sunday A... - last post by Robert W

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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Race through a bar - UK 10,... - last post by Ultramouse

Trail & Mountain Running

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

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Surf Coast Trail Marathon 2016 - last post by The_F00l

Fat Ass

Everything related to Fat Ass events (no fee runs)

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poor man's comrades - last post by Graham Wye

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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Everesting - for fools or what - last post by Stej


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Sub 2:30 - last post by speedmeup


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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 SkyChariot

Speed Training

Intervals, Repetitions, Fartlek etc

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Let's run 5K in sub 20min! - last post by Selwood

Marathon Training

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

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Why do I hit the wall? - last post by Stej

Half Marathon Training

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

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Training for first half mar... - 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 DrinksRunner

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 Alpgh367

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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Melbourne Sunday Morning Ru... - last post by pjay

Other training topics

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

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2016km in 2016 - last post by nac078

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Shoes & Socks

Discussion on Running Shoes, Socks, Insoles & Orthotics

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Alternative to Altra - last post by PKFFW

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 riffraff

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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Garmin Useful Life - last post by tornado33


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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Running Pram - Sydney Easte... - last post by gjlkemp

Other running gear

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

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Winter gloves that work - last post by toriejane

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Toes & Feet

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Tinea cure - last post by Solveasy

Ankles, Knees & Legs

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A long sad tale of calf pain - last post by CaptDave99

Hips, Backs, Chest

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Sports doc/ physio in Brisb... - last post by OliveOil

Inside the body

Colds, Flu, Digestion & other conditions or diseases

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When Do You Start Running A... - last post by MikeLikeRun

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

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Training/injury advice... - last post by ByrneBabyByrne

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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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What do you eat before the... - last post by HeadlampRunner

Sports drinks, gels, vitamins & supplements etc

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

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Pre-workout - last post by StuartAUS

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 undercover brother

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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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S**t non-runners say - last post by Colin


Topics about people - generally athletes past or present.

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SHIRLEY YOUNG - RIP - last post by Eagle

Books, Mags, Vids, TV, Websites etc

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

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Pat Farmer Movie - last post by tonedbutt

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

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Is CR still relevant? - last post by kazz

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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