Are you ready to Run The Great Whitsunday Trail?!

When: Sunday 15 September, 2019
Where: Airlie Beach, Whitsundays

Are you a keen runner? Then be sure to tick ‘run the great whitsunday trail’ off your accomplishments bucket list!

Brought to you by Whitsunday Running Club is the 13th Annual 28.7k Run the Great Whitsunday Trail 2019; the 3rd Annual 57.4k Ultra; and the 2nd Annual 10.5k Honeyeater Challenge.

The timeline for the weekend is as follows:

Saturday 14th September

7.00am – Park Run: Abell Point Marina
3.00pm – 6.00pm – Race pack collection and merchandise tents: Western end Airlie Beach Lagoon/Broadwater Ave

Sunday 15th September

5.00am – 6.00am – Late race pack collection for 28.7k and Honeyeater Challenge, Airlie Beach Lagoon carpark, Broadwater Ave

57.4km Ultra

5.00am – RACE START, Airlie Beach Lagoon


6.30am – Board bus, Airlie Beach Lagoon for transport to start
7.15am – Race Briefing
7.30am – RACE START

NOTE: All 28.7k runners MUST board the bus at the Lagoon Carpark (western end of the lagoon). Private car drop-off is NOT permitted

There are toilets at the start line.

10.5km Honeyeater Challenge

7.30am – RACE START, Airlie Beach Lagoon

All Races/Runners: Finish at the Airlie Beach Lagoon.

At Airlie Beach lagoon you can relax, enjoy and celebrate your finish with the following activities on offer:
– Take a refreshing dip in the beach or lagoon
– Massage will be available – $1 per minute
– Celebrate with friends and mingle with other runners with a pop-up bar from 12noon
– Enjoy a BBQ and fruit lunch
– Coffee van
– Play area for kids

Presentations will be held as soon as possible after each event is completed.

 Ready to run Whitsundays? For registrations (close 23 September) and other important information visit Run The Great Whitsunday Trail.

Why not make a holiday out of your participation in this event and book Whitsunday Accommodation at our beautiful tropical paradise at Palm Bay Resort? It’s the perfect place to relax pre or post race. We offer a unique holiday experience combining gorgeous Balinese style accommodation dwellings with the convenience and privacy of self-catering. BOOK PALM BAY NOW

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