Sun-Herald City2Surf

11th August 2013


Since 1971 Sydneysiders have been joined by participants from all over the world to run, walk or watch the 14km race from Hyde Park in Sydney's CBD to the finish at Bondi Beach.
Whether you're a serious runner, jogger, walker, pusher or want to join in for the first time, don't miss your chance to be a part of Sydney's favourite sporting event.







Midnight Sun Marathon

22nd June 2013


Every year runners from more than 50 countries gather in Tromsø in the north of Norway to run in the Arctic under the midnight sun. The marathon is run at night - in broad daylight. The sun doesn't set for two months, from the middle of May to the middle of July - which makes the Midnight Sun Marathon a very special event


Ottawa Race Weekend


25th-26th May 2013


What makes a race special? Is it a fast course with stunning scenery? Or thousands of volunteers supporting you to the finish line? Is it clockwork organization, so you can perform at your best? Or is it a whole city cheering you on? In Ottawa, it’s all of these. Join over 42,000 runners at Canada’s premium running event and find your reason to say “I love this race!”






Tough Guy and Gal Challenge




The Burgen Tough Guy & Gal Challenge Series is held throughout New Zealand’s North Island, with unique courses in Auckland, Rotorua, Palmerston North and Wellington. For the down and dirty experience of a lifetime, challenge yourself on a course that includes swamp crossings, a spider web net climb, crawl under barb wire, beautiful native bush trails, a range of natural and manmade obstacles and plenty of mud.

Immense popularity and anticipation surround this year’s edition of the Blackmores Sydney Running Festival. Set to take place on Sunday 22nd September and including the Blackmores Sydney Marathon, Half Marathon, Bridge Run and The Sunday Telegraph Family Fun Run events, the Sydney Running Festival is sure to be a hit again this year.


The prestigious Sydney Marathon boasts one of the world’s most picturesque running courses. Participants get to experience iconic landmarks such as the Harbour Bridge, St Marys Cathedral and the Sydney Opera House in addition to much more of Sydney’s natural and architectural beauty.





The Sydney Running Festival truly is an occasion for participants of all ability, with events suited for everybody from hardcore marathon runners to casual trainers and people just looking for a good day out. Event organisers work hard to create a lively, fun filled atmosphere which can be enjoyed by competitors and families alike.


The event raised $2 million for various charities in 2012, and this year organisers hope to raise even more. Whatever your reason for running, make sure you don’t miss the 2013 Blackmore’s Sydney Running Festival. Online entries are now open, and places do fill up fast so be in quick to guarantee your registration.



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