Wrap Up: McDonald’s Townsville Running Festival
2,303 runners lined Townsville’s Strand as they took part in the Festival’s six events – the Tony Ireland Holden Townsville Marathon, the Queensland Country Health Fun Half Marathon, The Athlete’s Foot 10K Classic, The Townsville Bulletin Adult 5K Fun Run, McDonald’s Junior 5K Fun Run and the Townsville Airport 2.5K Hero Run.
Shelley Marathon Gold
Calendar night raises large funds for Olympic athletes
A fantastic dinner evening on July 17th kick started a calendar launch and not-for-profit running association.
On the eve of the Glasgow Commonwealth Games the running community held a fundraising dinner at Twin Reception Centre to assist international athletes. Sean Williams coach of Ben St Lawrence (Australian 10,000m record holder) and Olympian Victoria Mitchell as well as Commonwealth Games 10,000m runner Harry Summers opened proceedings in style with the launch of a tasteful black and white calendar featuring members of his elite squad.
Matthews Crowned king of the Mountain
IT was runner against runner, mate against mate at over 160 competitors competed in the 40th Shoalhaven King of the Mountain on Sunday.
Dubbo’s Alex Matthews took top honours in 1:58.35.
Matthews ran in the 2009, 2011 and 2012 Kings, but was unable to compete last year after a shoulder accident that left him in hospital for six weeks.
Thousands Turn Out For the Inaugural WAtoday Swan River Run Presented by Westpac
Thousands of runners, joggers and walkers put their best running shoes forward over the weekend for the inaugural WAtoday Swan River Run, presented by Westpac.
The event, which was held in Perth for the first time on Sunday, July 13th saw more than 3,600 people take part, and raised more than $100,000 for Western Australian and national charities.
Liam Adams and Lauren Hamilton Win Real Insurance Sydney Harbour 10k
Gold Coast Airport Marathon Wrap Up
Congratulations and thank you to the 27,149 participants who took part in last weekend's history-making Gold Coast Airport Marathon!
Run with Steve Moneghetti at the 2014 Chevron City to Surf
We are thrilled to announce Australia's Commonwealth Games Chief of Mission Steve Moneghetti is the 2014 Chevron City to Surf for Activ event ambassador.
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