Category Archives: running

Ultra-Trail Australia 2017 UTA50

Event: Ultra-Trail Australia 2017 UTA50 Distance: 50km Date: Saturday 20th May 2017 Location: Katoomba Organised by: Ultra-Trail Australia / AROCsport Ultra Trail Australia is Australia’s premier 100km trail running event, held in the Blue Mountains National Park in New South … Continue reading

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Running/Riding – what’s next? (Part 3)

Behind any total cluster f##k there is always a plan, a plan that seemed really good when written down and viewed from afar; this may just be that sort of plan! Where did I leave that monkey wrench? This plan … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day Classic 2017

Event: Mother’s Day Classic – Melbourne Distance: 8km Date: Sunday 14th May 2017 Location: Alexandra Gardens / The Tan Organised by: Mother’s Day Classic 2017 sees the celebration of the 20th anniversary of Mother’s Day Classic. Since 1998, the Mother’s … Continue reading

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J-8/D-8 UTA 2017

In just one week we will all be together in Katoomba. This time next week the UTA 22 will be well and truly underway, and it will be the day before the UTA 100 and UTA 50. Ultra-Trail Australia 2017 … Continue reading

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Wings for Life World Run

Event: Wings for Life World Run – Melbourne Distance: ? ? km – when do you get caught? Stay ahead of the Catcher Car Date: Sunday 7th May 2017 Location: Hawthorn to ? Organised by: Wings for Life World Run … Continue reading

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Great Train Race 2017

Event: Puffing Billy Great Train Race 2017 Distance: 13.5km Date: Sunday 30th April 2017 Location: Belgrave to Emerald Organised by: Puffing Billy Railway Puffing Billy’s Great Train Race is a 13.5km race against the iconic Puffing Billy Train through the … Continue reading

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Let’s talk water proof

Waterproof jacket Many of the more adventurous trail runs require a Waterproof jacket as a mandatory item for participation. But what does this actually mean? Wonderland 36km: Waterproof jacket. I.E. jacket must be waterproof, windproof and to a level that … Continue reading

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