Course records fall, crowds grow at Brooks Trail Run Festival

Brooks Trail Run FestivalIt was a matter of a student overtaking the master and a road runner showing up her trail cousins on home turf at the Brooks Trail Run Festival, which took place atop Mount Baw Baw in Victoria over the March long weekend.

The three-day festival invited off-road runners to battle it out for King and Queen of the Mountain titles across multiple events ranging from a marathon to 13km and 1.4km “technical running” competitions.

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Birmingham a gallant 10th

2014 IAAF World Indoor ChampionshipsAustralian half-marathon record holder Collis Birmingham (VIC) has this morning crossed an outstanding 10th in a hotly contested men’s 3000m final at the IAAF World Indoor Championships in Sopot, Poland.

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Records tumble at Water World

Australian Ultra Runners AssociationThe 24th edition of the 45km Water World Great Ocean Run from Red Rock to Coffs Jetty along the beaches, across the creeks and over the headlands, saw long-standing records fall and massive personal bests for many in the 50-strong field as runners took advantage of optimum conditions.

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Gold Coast Airport Marathon to host Australian Marathon Championships

Gold Coast Airport MarathonOn the back of overwhelming support for the event’s recent announcement on achieving the highest international recognition of an International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF) Road Race Gold Label, the Gold Coast Airport Marathon is proud to confirm Athletics Australia have selected it as the host of the 2014 Australian Marathon Championships.

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Warburton Up & Running: fun run all the way

Warburton Up & RunningWith a cast of around 700 runners, improvements to the running track and the introduction of the first half marathon event and electronic timing, the 11th Warburton Up and Running Fun Run was tipped to be the best ever.

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Elite to return to Wangaratta Marathon

Rural City of WangarattaOrganisers believe elite level runners will continue to support the Wangaratta Marathon and Fun Run in years to come.

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Running festival’s success measured in feet

Orange Colour City Running FestivalThe popularity of the Orange Colour City Running Festival failed to wane over the weekend, after last year's event smashed attendance records.

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Magut’s magic mile heads hot night in Perth

Perth Track ClassicKenya’s James Magut headed a trio of runners to join the select list of athletes to break the four-minute mile in Perth with an impressive victory over the distance at the Go For 2 & 5 Perth Track Classic on Saturday night.

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Melbourne runner Liam Adams wins the fifth B&E Run the Bridge by a whisker

B&E Run The Bridge HobartGun runner Liam Adams pulled off a great escape in Hobart yesterday when he turned what would have been a narrow defeat into an even narrower victory in the fifth B&E Run the Bridge race.

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Ralph runs hot in Adelaide

Adelaide Track ClassicNew 800m sensation Joshua Ralph has fired a warning shot to reigning Australian champion Alex Rowe with an impressive victory at the Adelaide Track Classic on Saturday.

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Breen breaks Australian record

Athletics AustraliaMelissa Breen (ACT) is the new Australian 100m record holder after clocking 11.11 (w: +1.9) to blitz the field in her women's 100m heat at the ACT Athletics Championships this morning.

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Nilsson and Mitchell enjoy day in the Sun

Sydney Morning Herald Sun RunThousands of Sydneysiders pounded the pavement on Saturday to participate in The Sydney Morning Herald Sun Run, part of Sydney’s ultimate sporting weekend held from Dee Why to Manly.

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