Jump to content

Toggle Running Races & Results Running Races & Results

  Forum Stats Last Post Info

City to Surf (Sydney)

  • 457 topics
  • 10,895 replies
Past C2S results - last post by Boothie

Melbourne Marathon

  • 434 topics
  • 17,667 replies
First marathon attempt - last post by Seano

Gold Coast Marathon, half etc

  • 361 topics
  • 12,039 replies
Gold Coast Airport Marathon... - last post by Tony123

Canberra Marathon and associated events

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

  • 199 topics
  • 12,267 replies
Australian Running Festival... - last post by alilypad

Sydney Marathon, Half, Bridge run

  • 481 topics
  • 14,111 replies
2014 Sydney Running Festival - last post by Horrie

Six Foot Track Marathon

  • 464 topics
  • 27,328 replies
The Sixfoot 100 Day Challenge - last post by NJMS

Trailwalker (Syd, Melb, Adl etc)

  • 143 topics
  • 3,447 replies
Oxfam Trailwalker Sydney 2013 - last post by bigyahu

SMH Half Marathon (Sydney)

  • 214 topics
  • 6,957 replies
SMH Half Marathon 2014 - last post by dadagain

Puffing Billy Train Race

  • 54 topics
  • 2,103 replies
33rd Great Train Race - Sun... - last post by youngrunner

City to Surf (Perth)

  • 68 topics
  • 2,627 replies
Looking for City2Surf Runni... - last post by BronzeButtercup

Other races (NSW)

Other races in NEW SOUTH WALES (includes Sydney)

  • 2,062 topics
  • 55,962 replies
Oatley Park Fun Run 2014 - last post by Gadfly

Other races (VIC)

Other races in VICTORIA (includes Melbourne)

  • 1,001 topics
  • 24,199 replies
2014 Great Ocean Road Marathon - last post by jmem

Other races (QLD)

Other races in QUEENSLAND (includes Brisbane & Gold Coast)

  • 800 topics
  • 19,451 replies
Gold Coast Bulletin Fun Run - last post by AndyP

Other Races (ACT)

Other races in AUSTRALIAN CAPITAL TERRITORY (mainly Canberra)

  • 121 topics
  • 2,404 replies
Canberra Times 10km, 5km - last post by MD85

Other Races (SA)

Other races in SOUTH AUSTRALIA (includes Adelaide)

  • 178 topics
  • 7,301 replies
Barossa Marathon / Half - last post by loubee

Other Races (WA)

Other races in WESTERN AUSTRALIA (includes Perth)

  • 468 topics
  • 12,597 replies
HBF - run for a reason- wor... - last post by Theuntalentedrunner

Other Races (TAS)

Other races in TASMANIA (includes Hobart)

  • 119 topics
  • 1,834 replies
Ulverstone Marathon - last post by darg75

Other Races (NT)

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

  • 25 topics
  • 427 replies
running in the territory - last post by barramundiboy

Other Australian races

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

  • 18 topics
  • 636 replies
Mothers Day Classic 2014 - last post by unicron

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

  • 823 topics
  • 9,418 replies
London Marathon 2015 - last post by Horrie

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

  • 23 topics
  • 36 replies
Great Ethiopian Adventure - last post by Steph


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.

  • 41 topics
  • 1,017 replies
Sandgate parkrun - Brisbane - last post by unicron

Toggle Specific Running Categories Specific Running Categories

  Forum Stats Last Post Info


Everything related to the Olympic Games.

  • 93 topics
  • 4,147 replies
Paralympics 2012 - last post by maristrider


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

  • 1,580 topics
  • 77,914 replies
TNF 50 - 2014 - last post by AnnaD

Track & Field

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

  • 720 topics
  • 15,369 replies
Need help on my sprinting - last post by Magahaka

Trail & Mountain Running

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

  • 413 topics
  • 9,347 replies
KML or GPX file for current... - last post by bigyahu

Fat Ass

Everything related to Fat Ass events (no fee runs)

  • 243 topics
  • 13,571 replies
Hellgate gorge 2014 - last post by Martin Dugdale

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

  • 934 topics
  • 16,327 replies
Ironman Melbourne 2015 - last post by Casie


  • 75 topics
  • 1,352 replies
Fastest Australian Marathon... - last post by Eagle


  • 1 topics
  • 1 replies
Central Coast Summer Series... - last post by KentlynTiger

Toggle Running Training Running Training

  Forum Stats Last Post Info

Beginner Training

People new to running training should start here.

  • 1,953 topics
  • 29,765 replies
How was your run today? - last post by bingo01

Speed Training

Intervals, Repetitions, Fartlek etc

  • 328 topics
  • 4,847 replies
Hill Runs in Melbourne - last post by Alucard

Marathon Training

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

  • 1,033 topics
  • 21,567 replies
Sub 3 hours and beyond in 2014 - last post by The_Duke

Half Marathon Training

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

  • 548 topics
  • 7,294 replies
Advice for first half-marat... - last post by sib

10Km Training

How to run a 10km or run a specific time

  • 258 topics
  • 3,263 replies
How long from marathon to 1... - last post by RunPro

Competitive Edge & Elite

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

  • 213 topics
  • 3,965 replies
Run Pro Coaching - last post by imarunner

Places & Clubs

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

  • 1,351 topics
  • 18,797 replies
Running in Hawaii - last post by thomo

Other training topics

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

  • 2,056 topics
  • 29,537 replies
Seeking Runners! - last post by Davinator

Toggle Running Gear Running Gear

  Forum Stats Last Post Info

Shoes & Socks

Discussion on Running Shoes, Socks, Insoles & Orthotics

  • 1,509 topics
  • 17,072 replies
Go bionic prana - last post by Libertine

Barefoot & related

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

  • 175 topics
  • 4,513 replies
Minimalist shopping - last post by Bazza123

Electronic Hardware & Software

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

  • 1,107 topics
  • 16,964 replies
unable to upload activities - last post by Tony123


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)

  • 1,378 topics
  • 3,841 replies
Double running pram wanted - last post by bingo01

Other running gear

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

  • 791 topics
  • 11,307 replies
Appropriate sunglasses - last post by StuartAUS

Toggle The Running Body The Running Body

  Forum Stats Last Post Info

Toes & Feet

  • 543 topics
  • 4,849 replies
Peroneal Tendonitis - last post by evolution12

Ankles, Knees & Legs

  • 1,488 topics
  • 13,481 replies
Achilles Tendinosis Recovery - last post by nathaniel2518

Hips, Backs, Chest

  • 305 topics
  • 3,250 replies
Groin/ Hip Flexor or ? - last post by sportsphysio

Inside the body

Colds, Flu, Digestion & other conditions or diseases

  • 329 topics
  • 4,723 replies
Did I blow up/bonk/hit the... - last post by RunPro

Other body topics

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

  • 1,098 topics
  • 14,300 replies
Launch of "The Injury R... - last post by RunPro

Toggle Running Nutrition Running Nutrition

  Forum Stats Last Post Info

Food & Diet

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

  • 471 topics
  • 11,954 replies
carbs during marathon - last post by juzzzie

Sports drinks, gels, vitamins & supplements etc

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

  • 353 topics
  • 5,510 replies
Group Buy Clif Shot Bloks - last post by runwithdogs

Other nutrition topics

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

  • 127 topics
  • 2,453 replies
Reducing The Cholesterol Nu... - last post by FastUpHills

Toggle Misc Other Misc Other

  Forum Stats Last Post Info

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.

  • 628 topics
  • 16,895 replies
Running rhythmically/lightl... - last post by Davinator


Topics about people - generally athletes past or present.

  • 547 topics
  • 8,909 replies
Marathon Woman-kathrine Swi... - last post by Caterpillar

Books, Mags, Vids, TV, Websites etc

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

  • 551 topics
  • 8,470 replies
Read Any Good Running Books... - last post by iangallagher16

Misc Other

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

  • 960 topics
  • 19,626 replies
Things Shouted At You While... - last post by tonedbutt

Toggle CoolRunning Community CoolRunning Community

  Forum Stats Last Post Info

About CoolRunning

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

  • 459 topics
  • 12,162 replies
Passing of Gerry Riley - last post by Road Runner

CoolRunning Community

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

  • 1,309 topics
  • 53,987 replies
Happy Birthday - last post by tonedbutt

Recent Facebook Activity

Upcoming Calendar Events

Recent Topics

  • 837,481 Total Posts
  • 22,556 Total Members
  • mikeysouthside Newest Member
  • 1,092 Most Online

384 users are online (in the past 60 minutes)

5 members, 373 guests, 6 anonymous users   (See full list)

Google, Bing, calinel2002, Yahoo, BeerPowered, meilrg, Eagle, Google Mobile, Gadfly