Salomon Australia – all the good gear you'll ever need!
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Salomon Australia Facebook page, go and ‘Like’ it!
Trail Run Magazine (Aust & NZ) - Down Under's only dedicated trail zine
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AURA (Australian Ultra Runners' Association) - a resource for the long run
Australian Mountain Running Association – yes there are plenty of others like you out there!
A general calendar of Trail running events
Australian Ultra Runners Association which includes, but is not limited to, trail running
Cool Running’s Trail and mountain running forum – a whole community of people just as addicted
Frequently Asked Questions
Can I push a pram in the event?
No. For safety reasons and because of the rough terrain and limited width of some trails prams are not permitted at any of the races.
Can I bring my dog or other pet to run/walk with me?
No. For safety reasons and becuase many of the events are held in National Parks, animals are not permitted on the course.
Can I ride my bike alongside my friend who is running?
No. For safety reasons, bikes and rollerblades are not permitted on the course.
Will I be timed?
Yes, we will be using an electronic timing system to time all runners.
Where can I find my results?
The results will be posted onto the event website shortly after each event
Can I enter on the day?
Yes, there will be entries taken at the race registration marquee on the day of each race between 7:00am and 8:15am only
What happens if I receive the race information pack and then don't do the event?
You don't have to notify the organisers if you are unable to run for any reason. Your number plate and timing tag is disposable so you do not need to return those to us.
What if I lose my race number?
If you lose your race number between when you receive it in the post before the race and the start of the race then please come and collect a replacement from the registration marquee at the start of each race. A fee will apply.
What should I wear?
Runners - comfortable running gear and shoes suited to running on ‘off-road’ surfaces. Participants should be aware that some fabrics can induce chaffing, which can become quite severe, especially for those in the long course runs. It is advisable that you wear clothing that you have trained in and are confident that you will be able cover the distance comfortably in. See our Equipment page for more details.
Where will the first aid stations be located?
First aid stations will be located at the start / finish area for each race