Event: Peaks and Trails Date: 6th & 7th July 2016 Type: Off Road Distance: 2km Kid Dash, 6.4km, 11km, 22km, 26km & 50km Where: Dunkeld, Southern Grampians, Victoria Event Partners/Sponsors: Corea Quarters, Southern Grampians Shire Council, Cafe 109, Steigen, The Running Company, Royal Mail Hotel This event was previously known as Mosaic to Mountain. In 2015 they introduced a […]
Event: Trailblazers Race 2 Date: 3rd July 2016 Type: Off Road Distance: 9.4km, 5.3km Where: You Yangs Regional Park Event Partners: PB Events, MyPhysio, GPC, The Fitness Movement If an event happens to coincide with a trip down to Melbourne, is that a good enough reason to do it? I happened to be in Melbourne on this particular weekend because it […]
Event: Wings for Life World Run Date: 8th May 2016 Type: Continous one way Where: World Wide Melbourne Start: Patterson’s Reserve, Hawthorn 9pm Event Partners: Spinal Cord Research, Red Bull, Garmin, Puma, LED Lenser When registrations for the 2016 Wings for Life World Run opened up, I of course had to sign up to do it again. It’s […]
Event: Werribee Mansion Fun Run Date: 24th April2016 Distance: 21km / 10km / 5.5km / 3.5km / Kids Dash Type: Loop, with There & Backs Track Type: Mixed. Gravel, footpath, grass, granitic sand. Where: Werribee Mansion, Werribee Event Partners/Sponsors: My Physio, Wyndham City Council, Steigen The Werribee Mansion run was my fall back event after I was unable to […]
Event: Lindsey Kent Memorial Fun Run Date: 27th March 2016 Distance: 5km or 3km Type: There & back loop. Where: Stawell Racecourse, Stawell Event Partners/Sponsors: Stawell & Ararat Cross Country Club The sister club to SAAC is SACCC, which holds the Stawell Easter Fun Run, which is also known as the Lindsey Kent Memorial Fun Run. While the town […]
My first official race for the year was the Bellarine Sunset Run.
I first discovered this run when I was picking up my race kit for Afterglow.
It was a new event for the 2016 running calendar, with two distance options a 21km or 10km.
Event: Spartan Stadium Date: 5th December 2015 Distance: Approx 5km Type: Obstacle Race Where: Simonds Stadium, Geelong, Victoria. Event Partners/Sponsors: Reebok, IronEdge, Concept2 I’m no stranger to Spartan Race, we all know that. When Spartan announced that they were going to a stadium series, I knew that I wanted to do it. On the 5th December, I completed my 1st Spartan Stadium, […]
Event: Afterglow – Twilight Night Trail Run Date: 28th November 2015 Distance: 21km or 12km Type: Trail, Point to Point Where: Point Addis to Torquay, Victoria Event Partners: Black Diamond, Tailwind, The Happy Runner, Surf Coast Trail Runners Afterglow is the sister event to the Surf Coast Trail Marathon, and is currently the only Half Trail Marathon that runs at […]
2015 saw the inaugural Wonderland Run in my home turf, The Grampians National Park. Now because I’m a local I decided to volunteer for the event, as I can run the tracks at any time. Sure I might not get a medal, but that’s ok with me. The Wonderland Run has 3 events on offer, which ran […]
Event: Mosaic to Mountain Distance: 4.7km, 10km, 21km & 26km Type: Loop Where: Dunkeld, Victoria Start: Royal Mail Hotel, Dunkeld Finish: Royal Mail Hotel, Dunkeld Sponsors / Supportors : Dunkeld Kindergaten, Royal Mail Hotel, AGL Oaklands Hill Wind Farm, Souther Grampians Cottages, Cafe 109 In 2013 & 2014 I did their 10km events. Which were lovely. Besides a hill at the start […]