|Australian Half Marathon Calendar|
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|Tue-Sun||11 Mar-27 Jul||GOLD CHARITY TEAM REGISTRATION FOR RUN MELBOURNE (VIC)
Join Team Heart Foundation to start ahead of the pack with a Gold Charity Entry and help fight Heart Disease. contact: Phoebe Preuss - Community Engagement Coordinator 03 9321 1554. email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details.
|Sat||26 Jul||AUSTRALIAN OUTBACK MARATHON (NT)
An AIMS certified Marathon and Half Marathon (+11km and 6km) run in the shadow of the iconic Uluru in the heart of the Red Centre. contact: Michael Walton. email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
|Sun||27 Jul||SRI CHINMOY WYNNUM SEASIDE RUN, HALF-MARATHON, 10KM & 5KM, BRISBANE (QLD)
The course follows the beautiful paths of the Wynnum foreshore before venturing up into Elanora Park. It is fast and flat. There are aid stations equipped with water and electrolyte every 2.5km.Post race is our well known hot pancake breakfast and also fresh fruits. contact: Avirgyan Rogan. email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
|Sun||27 Jul||BLACKTOWN CITY RUNNING FESTIVAL (INCLUDING THE WESTLINK M7 CITIES MARATHON) (NSW)
The Blacktown City Running Festival will incorporate the Blacktown City Fun Runs and Westlink M7 Cities Marathon on one day. Start and Finish at Blacktown International Sports Park, Eastern Road, Rooty Hill on Sunday 27 July 2014. Distances include The Cities Marathon, Half Marathon, 10km and 4km. There is a walk component in the 10km and 4km. There are various team categories! The Marathon, Half Marathon & 10km courses will be IAAF/AIMS Certified. contact: Mark Gibson. email: email@example.com . Visit the website for more details.
|Sat-Sun||2-3 Aug||BUSH CAPITAL BUSH MARATHON FESTIVAL (ACT)
Bush Capital Bush Marathon Festival,Off road trail events in Canberra Nature Park raising money for the Australian mountain running team. SATURDAY 2 August 2014 Mt Ainslie and Mt Majura Nature reserves Campbell High School, Canberra. 9am 16km bush run & 16km bush walk; 9.10am 10km walk; 11am Under 13 years 2km children’s run; 11.30am 10km run; 11.35am 5km run & walk. SUNDAY 3 August 2014: Mt Ainslie and Mt Majura Nature reserves Campbell High School, Canberra. 7.30am 63.3km ultra run & relay (triple half marathon); 8.30am 42.2km bush marathon run, walk & relay; half marathon walk; 9.30am 21.1km bush half marathon run contact: John Harding. email: hackettrunner at hotmail dot com. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
|Sun||3 Aug||TOWNSVILLE RUNNING FESTIVAL (QLD)
The McDonald�s Townsville Running Festival includes a Marathon (42.2k) Half Marathon (21.1k), 10k Classic, 5k Run/Walk and Junior race. Our AIMS accredited courses are fast, flat and hug the coastline as well as feature the 42nd Townsville Marathon - Australia�s 2nd oldest race. All runners experience spectacular views of the Coral Sea, Magnetic Island and the Marina as they follow our tropical blue line and vie for $20,000 prize money. With a predawn start marathoners experience a breath taking sunrise over Cleveland Bay as they run along Townsville�s award-winning Strand Beach. Arrive early for the pre-race Dinner, take in a Cowboys NRL home game and stay for the famous after-party. Treat yourself to a tropical winter getaway this August - Run Townsville and Explore the Region. See www.townsvillerunningfestival.com for entry, information and accommodation details. An event Run by Runners for Runners. contact: Race Director. email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
|Sun||3 Aug||LIONS MOUNTAIN VIEW CHALLENGE (QLD)
The event incorporates the Get Running Half Marathon, a 10KM run and a 3km run. The event is held in Maleny on the Sunshine Coast. The route of the Half marathon takes in views over the lovely Glass House Mountains. This event is now in its 4th year. contact: Phil Holmes. email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details.
|Sun||3 Aug||DUNGOG DASH & DAWDLE (NSW)
This great Cross-Country Fun-Run is back. The DUNGOG DASH & DAWDLE showcases our great town and the Dungog Common, and raises much-needed funds for the Dungog Shire Community Centre. There's a new category this year: Half Marathon. Half Marathon Trail Run 21 Km, Dash 12 Km, Dawdle 6 Km. Kids 12 and under, must be accompanied by an Adult (Dash or Dawdle). Pups & Prams: gold coin donation. More information see the website and Facebook. https://www.facebook.com/DungogDashAndDawdle We are trying to keep this event as environmentally friendly as possible, We ask that you bring water bottles with you, there will be water stations that you can fill up your water bottle and pick up any other drinks at. We also ask that you please hold on to any rubbish till you get back to the Showground and put it in the bins. This event is supported by Step Into Life, Dungog Gallery 94, and the Rotary Club of Dungog. All profits will be donated to the Dungog Shire Community Centre. contact: Beau. email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details.
|Sat-Sun||9-10 Aug||LAMINGTON ECO CHALLENGE (QLD)
Marathon, half marathon, 7.5 km Trail runs/walk. What makes this event different is that it plays out over 2 days. You compete in your chosen event then enjoy good food, entertainment a night sleep before you compete again. Start/finish at O'Reilly's Rainforest Retreat, Lamington National Park South East Qld. Competitors can stay in luxury or camp overnight. This is a great event to share with your family or friends. contact: Meredith Tucker. email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
|Sat||16 Aug||WORLD LONG DISTANCE MOUNTAIN RUNNING CHAMPIONSHIP
59th Pikes Peak Ascent (21 km), Manitou Springs USA. 2382 metres of ascent. Elevation gain (start to summit) is 7,815' (2,382 meters); the start is at 6,300' (1,920m) and the summit is 14,115' (4,302m). Visit the website for more details.
|Sun||17 Aug||45KM MT HAIG TRAIL MARATHON, TABLELANDS, FNQ (QLD)
This looped race follows a fairly well constructed forestry road that meanders to create probably the best rainforest circuit in the north, according to Paul Curtis’ book “The Travellers’ Guide to North Queensland Cairns and Surrounds”. Start and finish at Kauri Creek day-use area, Tinaroo Dam. 21.1km, 10km and 5km options available too. Come for the weekend and enjoy the company of other runners. Camping available at the start/finish at Lake Tinaroo Nat. Park campgrounds contact: Dave O'Brien. email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
|Sun||17 Aug||21.1KM MT HAIG TRAIL HALF MARATHON - CAIRNS REGION (QLD)
The out and back course at Tinaroo Dam follows a fairly well constructed forestry road that meanders to create probably the best rainforest in the north, according to Paul Curtis’ book “The Travellers’ Guide to North Queensland Cairns and Surrounds”. Other distances 45km, 10km or 5km fun run. Come for the weekend and enjoy the company of other runners. Camping available at the start/finish at Lake Tinaroo Nat. Park campgrounds. contact: Dave O'Brien. email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
|Sun||17 Aug||TOMEWIN MOUNTAIN CHALLENGE RUNNING FESTIVAL (QLD)
Note changed date
2014 sees the running of the 4th edition of the Tomewin Mountain Challenge Running Festival set in the beautiful Currumbin Valley on Queensland's Gold Coast. The marquee event of the Tomewin Mountain Challenge Running Festival, the Tomewin Mountain Challenge, will see runners tackle the 21.1km Half Marathon course, including the twin ascent of Tomewin Mountain! The testing route will give runners the perfect mix of challenge and beautiful scenery in one of the most spectacular running locations in Australia. The festival also includes the 14km Freeman's 14, the 6km Highland Hurry and the 1km Dash for Duchenne charity fun run. Come and be a part of this fantastic community event and take in the spectacular views and atmosphere that will be a part of each course. contact: Matt Judd. email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
|Sun||17 Aug||DEVILBEND FUN RUN - 5KM, 10K & 21.1KM (VIC)
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 beautifully reinvigorated Devilbend Natural Features Reserve. There are a variety of distances to choose from - 5km, 10km, 21.1km and we'll even have some sack races for the littlies! 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.
|Sun||17 Aug||TAMWORTH TEN RUNNING FESTIVAL (NSW)
The Tamworth Running Festival is an annual event with half marathon, 10KM and 5KM events as well as a 4KM community walk. This event is organised by the tamworth Triathalon Club. Start Time 8:30am. Location, Tamworth No 1 oval, Kable Avenue, Tamworth. contact: Contact Spencer Hird ph 0428675905.. email: Email firstname.lastname@example.org.. Visit the website for more details.
|Sun||24 Aug||COBURG HALF MARATHON (VIC)
24th August Coburg Half Marathon 21.1km or 10km, 9am Harold Stevens Athletics Track,undulating bike path course,(Mway 18 A10)(UBD 193 L18), trophies for winners & placegetters, certificates for all; enter on the day or online. www.coburgharriers.org.au contact: Bernie Goggin 0417012682. email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details.
|Sun||24 Aug||MUDGEE RUNNING FESTIVAL 2014 (NSW)
The Mudgee Running Festival consists of a Marathon, Half Marathon, 5km & 10km Fun Runs for people of all age groups and abilities. The course weaves itself through the picturesque Mudgee valley; past vineyards, farmland, grazing cattle, and a band of friendly and enthusiastic volunteers cheering you on! contact: Race Organisers. email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details.
|Sun||24 Aug||HEALTH.COM.AU SANDY POINT (VIC)
Feel the breeze. Soak in the scenery. Celebrate the ten-year history of one of Melbourne's most breathtaking routes by running the 5K, 10K or half-marathon courses. This is your time. Make it count. Whether you're a beginner or seasoned runner, health.com.au Sandy Point is the event for you. The beautiful courses will inspire and motivate you to achieve your goal, whatever goal that may be. It's your time to escape the sounds of your life and run for you. contact: Start to Finish. email: 03 9285 0600. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
|Sat||30 Aug||ADRENATHON - TRAIL RUN (NSW)
For all the runners out there, wait till you run this trail! Running through paddocks, creeks and trails in the captivating Glenworth Valley. You have a choice of 5 km, 10 km or 21.1 km half marathon challenge. Get a team together or run solo, but stick around for some fun, food and drinks to check out how we kick off Adrenathon - The Ultimate Adventure Race! Or if you're really an adventure hunter, you can participate! Can you conquer the Valley Trail? contact: Briel Uriel. email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details.
|Sat-Sun||30-31 Aug||ADRENATHON - THE ULTIMATE ADVENTURE RACE (NSW)
A weekend where adrenalin meets adventure! 2 days - 3 amazing events Orienteering, kayaking and a mystery Tough obstacles Mind-bending challenges Camping Join solo or in groups It's fun for team building and Suitable for all fitness levels contact: Briel Uriel. email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details.
|Sun||31 Aug||SIXTY4 SOUTHERN HIGHLANDS CHALLENGE (NSW)
A new trail running festival in Wingello State Forest, just 90 minutes from Sydney/Canberra/Wollongong. It includes a 1km for little kids, a 6km for women and juniors, a half marathon and a 50km ultra. Family-friendly atmosphere with entertainment, catering, sponsor expo, and lots more. email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details.
|Sun||31 Aug||SHEPPARTON RUNNING FESTIVAL (VIC)
Total prize money for all events $1200 and growing Early entry up to 30/06/2014 Standard entry up to 17/08/2014 Late entry up to 29/08/2014 (when on line entries close) contact: Steven Trevaskis. email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details.
|Sun||31 Aug||LAKE MACQUARIE RUNNING FESTIVAL (NSW)
Join us for the 30th Anniversary. This event is coordinated around the edge of Lake Macquarie. A fully road closure is in place allowing for runners and walkers to enjoy the picturesque views on a flat course, starting and finishing at Warners Bay. The event includes a Half Marathon (Accredited by Athletics Australia), 10.5km Fun Run and 4km Kids Scamper. contact: Anne or Kate Griffith on 0424 402 514 or 0410 474 488. email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
|Sun||7 Sep||MORNINGTON RUNNING FESTIVAL (VIC)
21km, 10km, and 5km Run along the beautiful Mornington Peninsula foreshore. We also have a 1km Run for the smaller kiddies. Note new date (was 25 May) email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details.
|Sun||7 Sep||ROSS FESTIVAL OF MARATHONS (TAS)
The Ross Festival of Marathons enters its 11th year, and it is an event that creates a friendly atmosphere and is aimed at participation, there is a Full Marathon, a Half Marathon a 10km Race as well as a Children's Challenge. Once again we will be offering a Teams Marathon Event where you can enter a team of either 2, 3 or 4. Come along and find out how much fun Tasmania's Boutique Marathon can be. contact: Casey Mainsbridge. email: Casey.Mainsbridge@utas.edu.au. Visit the website for more details.
|Sun||7 Sep||COFFS HARBOUR RUNNING FESTIVAL (NSW)
The Bendigo Bank Coffs Harbour Running Festival is a community event for people of all ages and abilities and consists of a 21.1km Half Marathon, 10km Fun Run, 5km Fun Run and a 3km Family Fun Run/Walk. Held on a bush trail on the Coffs Creek walkway, the flat, shady course is ideal for runners. The picturesque track hugs the beautiful Coffs Creek and competitors run over floating boardwalks, through swamp forests of mangrove, casuarina and paperbark trees from the centre of town to the coast and back. Hosted by Bendigo Bank, the Coffs harbour Running Festival raises funds for local childrens' charities including Life Education Australia, Coffs Coast Autism, Camp Quality and the Early Childhood Intervention Program Coffs Harbour. contact: www.villagesports.com.au. email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details.
|Sun||7 Sep||HAWKESBURY (NSW)
The SIDS Stampede is a half marathon, 5km and 10km fun run and 5km walk running event. All money raised will go directly to the SIDS and Sleep Apnoea Research Department at The Children's Hospital Westmead. The event organiser's aim is that by raising money scientists may find a cure. contact: Brenda King. email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details.
|Sun||7 Sep||BANKSTOWN HALF MARATHON - THE HIDDEN HALF AND 3KM MAYORAL WALK/RUN (NSW)
INCORPORATING ATHLETICS NSW STATE HALF MARATHON CHAMPIONSHIPS The Races start and finish at the Western Districts Joggers and Harriers' Clubhouse at Lake Gillawarna- 150m west of the footbridge over Henry Lawson Drive, between Flinders Rd and Georges Cres, Georges Hall. The course, reputed to be one of the most picturesque virtually traffic free running courses in Sydney Metro, follows pathways and trails in a park and Lake setting, providing a balanced and "honest" 21.1 km 3 lap course with a good mix of hills and flats. The 3km course is fast and flat but it also provides for an "easy" walk/Run course for the beginner runner and family groups. If you want to try out the course come down any Saturday for our Club's Saturday Run, 7.15am you will be most welcome. Awards for outright 1st, 2nd & 3rd Female and Male with age and other categories for both races also for teams for Schools/Youth Groups and the Community Teams Challenge (Sports Clubs,Business,Government,Community Teams) Lucky Draw for all runners/walkers, Special Fathers Day Draw, First Locals. Online entry https://www.onlineentry.com.au/HHalf_2014.aspx contact: Joan 0413787135. email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
|Sun||14 Sep||BROOKS FORSTER RUNNING FESTIVAL (NSW)
Welcome to the fifth Brooks Forster running festival. Only 3.5 hours from Sydney and less than 2 hours from Newcastle, the beautiful seaside town of Forster Tuncurry welcomes everyone to come and experience one of the most scenic run courses in Australia. With the ocean and lake beside you at all times you will make your way running over the Forster-Tuncurry bridge, covering both towns breakwall paths and trails making up 99% of the flat course, with only one slight hill. The events we offer are: Half marathon 10 km run 5 km fun run 4 km walk and talk 4 km kids fun run 2 km kids fun run contact: Pete Camilleri 0404 835 060. email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
|Sun||14 Sep||HUSKY HALF MARATHON AND RUNNING FESTIVAL (NSW)
Elite Energy is proud to present the 4th annual Husky Half Marathon. It is sure be another crowd pleaser - a flat, fast course on the scenic shores of Jervis Bay. The view is so picturesque, you'll wish the race was longer! With the Half Marathon having an option of a two person team, as well as 2km and 5km races, there is a distance for everyone. Pack the family up and make a weekend of it! contact: Elite Energy. email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details.
|Sun||21 Sep||SRI CHINMOY YARRA BOULEVARD HALF MARATHON, 10KM AND 5KM (VIC)
Our final half marathon for the year and including 10km and 5km races, staged on the Yarra Boulevard 5km loop in Richmond, staged from the Kevin Bartlett Reserve. Start time 8.00am. All Sri Chinmoy Races feature chip timing, regular drink stations, age group awards from u15 to 80+ years and post-race breakfast. contact: Kishore Cunningham . email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
|Sat||4 Oct||WESTERN SYDNEY MARATHON (NSW) email: email@example.com.|
|Sun||5 Oct||TWIN BRIDGES HALF MARATON - CAIRNS REGION (QLD)
The Twin Bridges track (East Black Mountain Road) follows the route of the original Black Mountain Road, to the east of the current road. It diverges from Black Mountain Road 27 kilometres from the Kennedy Highway and rejoins it 2 kilometres from the top of the Bump Track. Closed by gates at both ends, it is a multi-use track for trail runners, walkers and mountain bikers. Motor vehicles, trail bikes and horses are not allowed on this track. contact: David OBrien. email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
|Sun||5 Oct||MIXX FM STAWELL HOSPITAL HALF MARATHON (VIC)
Individual Runs: 21km and 4km Team Run (Team of 3 relay): 7km each Walk: 4km Kiddies Lap: lap around North Park for children aged 8 and under (not timed) Runs (excluding Kiddies Lap) will be professionally timed. Our goal is to raise $18,000 to purchase a new microscope for the Stawell Hospital operating theatre. All entry fees and sponsorship support will go towards the Stawell Hospital. contact: Jackie Peacock. email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details.
|Sat-Sat||11-18 Oct||2014 ALICE SPRINGS MASTERS GAMES (NT)
The Alice Springs Master Games are held every two years with thousands of fit, active Australians and overseas visitors taking part in more than 30 sports. Running events include 5km & 10km Walk, 10km run, 5km Cross Country and Half Marathon. All events are set against the scenic backdrop of Ilparpa Road, the Telegraph Station, Desert Park and Simpson's Gap. contact: Katie Kelly. email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details.
|Sun||26 Oct||KEDUMBA HALF MARATHON (NSW)
Strap yourself in for arguably the toughest half marathon in Australia. Runners will start from the old Queen Victoria Hospital and head down, down, down Kedumba Walls to the campground. After crossing the river, runners will turn around and make the climb back up Kedumba Walls to the finish area. The entire course is on open fire trail, with approximately 800m of elevation change. Course Description: The entire course is on graded fire trail/vehicle access tracks. The race will commence from the hospital and head down Kedumba Walls. Runners will pass the Jamison Valley maintenance track on your right. Continue down the trail into Kedumba Valley. You will reach the valley and cross a cattle grid. Continue past the turn off to Kedumba Ruins. Take a right turn and run past Kedumba campground and get your feet wet crossing Kedumba River. A short distance after the river there will be a bollard indicating the turnaround. Runners will turn here and retrace their steps. The course has an elevation change of over 800m with the course broken up into two parts - 10.55km of downhill and 10.55km of uphill. contact: Running Wild. email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
|Sun||2 Nov||DEEP SPACE MOUNTAIN MARATHON AND HALF MARATHON (ACT)
The Half Marathon is a 21.1 km out and back route from the former Honeysuckle Creek Space Tracking Station to the former Orroral Valley Space Tracking Station and return. The Deep Space Mountain Marathon does this course twice. The 10 km is an out and back route from Honeysuckle Creek. The 5 km is an out and back run and walk along the Orroral Ridge Road from Honeysuckle Creek. contact: John Harding. email: hackettrunner at hotmail dot com. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
|Sun||9 Nov||CANEGROWERS GREAT BARRIER REEF MARATHON FESTIVAL (QLD)
The CANEGROWERS Great Barrier Reef Marathon Festival is THE adventure marathon event of the calendar year. Held on November 9th in Port Douglas, Queensland, the Festival offers a range of adventure courses like no other including a 74km Ultra Marathon from Cairns to Port Douglas; a 42.2km adventure marathon; 21.1km adventure half marathon; as well as a 10km, 5km & 2.5km distance. Each distance runs along the white sands of Four Mile Beach, traverses through parks, trail and road to complete the ultimate trail running course. Dubbed the "World's Best" by marathon legend himself Steve Moneghetti, the Great Barrier Reef Marathon Festival is the one to mark on your racing calendar. Why not team up this epic event, raise funds for your nominated charity through Everyday Hero or simply run for you! Did we mention that you get to recover in paradise? contact: Port Douglas Event Management. email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details.
|Fri-Sun||21-23 Nov||TOUR DE TAMBORINE (QLD)
Conquer the Mountain at the Tour de Tamborine Mountain Sports Festival 2014. The 3 day event includes a fun filled mixture of action packed running, cycling, mountain trails and walking activities for over 2000 participants of all abilities - weekend sports warriors to family fun day enthusiasts. Add to that celebrity sports ambassadors, mountain celebrations, live music, extreme sports performances and much much more, it's an event not to be missed. Check out the details online, including early entry and team/family discounts on www.tourdetamborine.com.au contact: Emma Porter. email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details.
|Sun||30 Nov||CENTRAL COAST HALF MARATHON & 10KM FUN RUN (NSW)
Flat, scenic course along the cycle path from The Entrance to Chittaway Bay and return. 1/2 Marathon and 10k Fun Run for all ages and abilities. An awesome way to spent a Sunday morning! Organised by The Central Coast Hash House Harriers. contact: Christine Laing. email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details.
|Sun||21 Dec||TOUR DE RIDGES (ACT)
Start and finish at Mawson sports field, Beasley Street, Mawson ACT. 6.30am 21.2 km Tour de Ridges run & 15.3 km bush walk; 7.15am 15.3 km run; 7.30am 10.6 km out and back ‘flat’ Farrer - Isaacs trail run & walk. contact: John Harding. email: hackettrunner at hotmail dot com. Visit the website for more details. Click here for an entryform.
|Sun||11 Jan||TWO BAYS TRAIL RUN (11TH ANNUAL, 5TH OFFICIAL...) 28KM/56KM (VIC)
Great holiday vibe and excellent course between Dromana on the Port Phillip Bay side and Cape Schanck on the Bass Strait side. That's a 28km crossing (or 56km double crossing) of the Mornington Peninsula - and not at the skinny bit! A little hill followed by bushland, rural and coastal views, topped off by enthusiastic helpers and the best course marking in the trail running universe. contact: Rohan 0420 380 955 Katrina 0401 149 537. email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details.
|Sun||8 Mar||KING ISLAND IMPERIAL 20 (TAS)
Over the second weekend in March, on an island midway between Victoria and mainland Tasmania, you will find one of the most unique running events in the country, the King Island Imperial 20. The event is now in its 22nd year. The King Island Imperial 20 has an event for everyone. The main feature is a challenging 32 kilometre footrace which is the only coast to coast race in Australia. Support events include a 32 kilometre walking race as well as team walking and running races. This is not just another run - be prepared to indulge in the truly unique King Island lifestyle, generous hospitality and incredible food. email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Visit the website for more details.
|Sat||21 Mar||ROLLER COASTER RUN (VIC)
Approximately 21.5 and 43 km trail runs, starting and finishing at SkyHigh. Experience the sunrise illuminating Melbourne from an elevated viewpoint. Have a beautiful run on the western front of the Dandenongs. Follow it up by some quality cheering/heckling time as you eat brunch, overlooking other finishers and the course. (Brunch is included in the short distance entry.) Watch out for clowns. contact: Rohan 0420 380 955 Clarkey 0403 819 390. email: email@example.com. Visit the website for more details.