Race Review: Peaks & Trails 26km

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 […]

Race Recap: Wings For Life World Run – Melbourne

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 […]

Race Recap: Werribee Mansion Run

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 […]

Race Recap: Stawell Easter Fun Run

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 […]

Race Recap: Spartan Stadium

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, […]

Race Recap: Afterglow

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 […]

Race Recap: Mosaic to Mountain 21km Trail

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 […]