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37th South West Rocks Running Festival

(formerly the Macleay River Marathon)

Sunday, 10th June, 2018

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SENIOR EVENTS

Marathon: 7:00 am

Half Marathon: 7:45 am

10 km Run: 7:30 am

5 km Run: 7:50 am

JUNIOR EVENTS

300 Metres: 9:00 am

800 Metres: 9:30 am

1.5 km Run: 10:00 am

2 km Run: 10:45 am

SUBMIT YOUR ONLINE ENTRY HERE

Commencing 7:00 am, Trial Bay Gaol, South West Rocks

Incorporating: Marathon 42.2 km, Half Marathon 21.1 km, 10 km Run, 5 km Enticer Run plus Junior events (see below)

All proceeds go to local charities and community groups. Races sanctioned by Triathlon N.S.W.

Presented by the Trial Bay Triathlon Committee Inc., A.B.N. 96 154 912 524 in conjunction with South West Rocks Lions Club, South West Rocks Primary School, Marine Rescue, Rural Fire Service.

Contact Details: trialbay@gmail.com

FIELD LIMITS:

Marathon 125, Half Marathon 250, 10 Km Run 250, 5 km Run 250

START TIMES:

Sunday 10th June 2018, Trial Bay Gaol

Senior Events: Enter Online

Note: These entry fees exclude $3 National Park entry fee

Full Marathon: $80.00 (42.2 km)

Half Marathon: $55.00 (21.1 km)

10 km Run: $40.00

5 km Run: $30.00

Microfibre towels $20 - can be purchased on the day.

Junior Events: No online entries. Enter on the day up to 15 min before the start or on Saturday at Senior registration.

5 year old 300m: $10.00

6-7 year old 800m: $10.00

8,9,10 year old 1.5km: $10.00

11,12,13 year old 2km: $10.00

All Junior finishes will receive a medal.

The marathon is a three lap event passing the South West Rocks Surf Club, the elevated walkway on Flagstaff Point and running through to the boat ramp at Back Creek.

Marathon Map

Half Marathon Map

10km Run Map

5km Run map

All junior events are held on the beach 

PERSONAL INSURANCE

Note: Competitors are NOT covered for personal liability insurance in their entry fee and compete at their own risk.

Please note the following important information

There are no online entries for the Junior races. Enter for these junior events on the Saturday at senior registration and on Sunday up to 15 minutes before the start of each event. Online entries for the Marathon, Half Marathon, 10 km Run and 5 km Run close at 5 pm on Tuesday the 5th June. Late entries for these four senior events will be accepted at registration on Saturday the 9th June (2 pm to 4 pm), subject to availability if race limits are reached, see "field limits" above. An additional late fee of $15.00 is payable with entries received on Saturday 9th June.

No entries for the Marathon, Half Marathon, 10 km Run or 5 km Run on Sunday 10th June

MINIMUM AGES

Marathon - 18 years on day of race

Half Marathon - 15 years on day of race

10 Km Run - 10 years on day of race

5 Km Enticer Run - 10 years on day of race.

AGE CATEGORIES

Age categories as outlined below. Male and Female winners (1st place only) in each category.

FULL MARATHON

1st Outright Male & Female: $250.00 + Medal.

2nd Outright Male & Female: $200.00 + Medal.

3rd Outright Male & Female: $150.00 + Medal.

Winners in age categories Male & Female: $80.00 + Medal.

18-29 years, 30-39 years, 40-49 years, 50-59 years, 60-69 years, 70-74 years, 75 years and over, 1st local Male / Female

HALF MARATHON

1st Outright Male & Female: $150.00 + Medal.

2nd Outright Male & Female: $125.00 + Medal.

3rd Outright Male & Female: $100.00 + Medal.

Winners in age categories Male & Female: $55.00 + Medal.

15-17 years, 18-29 years, 30-39 years, 40-49 years, 50-59 years, 60-69 years, 70-74 years, 75 years and over, 1st local Male / Female

10KM RUN

1st Outright Male & Female: $100.00 + Medal.

2nd Outright Male & Female: $75.00 + Medal.

3rd Outright Male & Female: $50.00 + Medal.

Winners in age categories Male & Female: $40.00 + Medal.

10-13 years, 14-17 years, 18-29 years, 30-39 years, 40-49 years, 50-59 years, 60-69 years, 70-74 years, 75 years and over, 1st local Male / Female

5KM ENTICER RUN

1st Outright Male & Female: $75.00 + Medal.

2nd Outright Male & Female: $50.00 + Medal.

3rd Outright Male & Female: $25.00 + Medal.

There are no age categories for the 5 km Run. As a trial enticer race, the 5 km run will not have age category prize money or trophies awarded this year. If numbers are sufficient these may be introduced next year.

LOCAL MALE & FEMALE

Macleay valley residents, as determined by post code.

SPECIAL NEEDS BOXES

Marathon and Half Marathon runners can place food and drink items in the “Special Needs Boxes” at registration, for distribution to the following four drink stations:

2km

4km

7km (Marathon turnaround)

Items should be identified or personalized in some way. All items must be delivered to registration before 6:30 am on Sunday as the vehicle will leave at 6:30 sharp.

TOILETS

Trial Bay Gaol camp ground
Horseshoe Bay headland
Marathon turnaround (Port-a-Loo)

DRINK STATIONS

In addition to the drink stations mentioned above (special needs), there will also be a drink station at 2 km, 4 km, 7 km mark.

LATE ENTRIES

Saturday only and subject to availability, at the shelter shed below the Gaol. A late fee of $15 applies. There are field limits on all four adult events (see above).

REGISTRATION

All competitors must register either on Saturday or on Sunday, for juniors, at least 15 min before. Registration for both days is at the shelter shed below the Gaol at Arakoon.

Saturday, 9th June 2018, 2:00 pm-4:00 pm

Sunday, 10th June 2018, 6:00 am, up to 15 mins prior to each race commencement.

RESULTS

Each entrant in the Marathon, Half Marathon,10 km Run and 5 km Run events will receive a finishers certificate and race medallion. Results should be available on our results page immediately after the presentation.

PRESENTATION

Approximately 12:00 noon

LUCKY DRAWS

Entrants in all four (4) adult events are eligible to win lucky draws including accommodation packages and sponsors products but must be present at the draw.

A 10 Minute massage is available for competitors at completion of race. A $5 donation for the Fred Hollows Foundation would be appreciated.