The XRC ’16 season culminates with the popular club event at Melbourne’s spiritual home of running, the Tan track in the heart of the city’s sporting precinct. With a host of local and international distance-running stars having made their mark on the hallowed course, this is your chance to test yourself both against […]
With this low gradient course along the banks of the Yarra River, the Burnley Half Marathon has deservedly gained a reputation as one of the fastest half marathons in Australia. With that in mind, the race is the perfect opportunity to shoot for a personal best or tune up for the Melbourne Marathon.
Ever wanted to compete in a marathon but felt you were not quite up to it? Ekiden is a Japanese term which generally refers to a long-distance relay running race, typically conducted on roads. An Ekiden Relay is commonly held over the marathon distance of 42.195km with teams of runners completing legs of […]
A fast and flat 10km course finishing within Lakeside Stadium precinct with a spectacular finish. The two laps of the course takes in the breathtaking views of Albert Park from Lakeside Stadium to Junction Oval on Lakeside Drive.
*** IMPORTANT *** Chip testing closes 30 minutes before the start of each race!
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XCR'16 Round 6 - Sandown Racecourse sees the second relay of the season occur at the iconic speedway. Teams battle over a 3.1Km circuit; a single lap for juniors and double for seniors and masters. Home to a number of motorsport and equine events, the testing conditions and winds that blow through Sandown are a test for the greatest of athlete. Little Athletics Victoria's Road Relays are incorporated into the event.
Round 5 of the 2016 XCR Winter Season at Bundoora Park doubles as the Selection Trials for the 2016 Australian Cross Country Championships. This bumper day of cross country racing incorporates the Victorian All Schools Cross Country Championships. Open and Masters Men and Women race over 10 K of the gruelling slopes of Bundoora Park, while the Juniors race over 3km, 4km, 6km or 8km.
The historic city of Ballarat hosts Round 4 of the XCR 2016 Season, with competitors circling Lake Wendouree. 5K for Juniors and 15K for Seniors and Masters.
Melbourne's iconic Cruden Farm replaces Brimbank Park in Round 3 of the 2016 Athletics Victoria Cross Country and Road Racing season. offering a new challenge to competitors and gorgeous scenery to spectators.
The Victorian All-Schools Road Relay Championships 2016 are a school team-based road relay event located on the roads encompassing Melbourne's picturesque Albert Park lake. The event generates a great vibe and inclusive atmosphere with a wide mix of schools from all over Victoria involved in the competition, offering students an exciting opportunity to compete with classmates in the hustle of relay running and change overs.
Situated an hour east of the Melbourne’s CBD, Wandin Park replaces Lardner Park as the first of the individual events of the 2016 AthsVic Cross Country season. The undulating hills and breathtaking backdrop of the Victorian countryside will offer value to both participant and spectator.