Only 2 sleeps to go!
Nutrition sorted, runners laced and running gear matching! (or not!)
Are you ready for one of the most spectacular views in the Southern Hemisphere?
Where is race central/registration? – Kilcunda foreshore carpark
What time does registration open? – Regisration opens at 7am
What time does registration close? – Registration for various distance will close 15mins before start time
eg. 15 & 21.1km starts at 8.30 so registration for those will close at 8.15
Remember that is cutting it fine. It is recommended that you get there an hour before your start time to avoid line up and gives you time to chill out prior to the big start.
Family friendly Walk – if you feel that you cannot complete the 5km walk, there are points at which you can turn around (but you will miss the spectacular views.)
There are 6 water stations at various points
1. Shelley beach carpark approx 900m from start -water
2. Rail Trail -Shanty Lane entrance (you will be directed up the grassy
track leading to the turn around at the bottom of the hill)-water
3. Cemetery steps 1.5km from start/finish – just before 3km turn-water
4. Mouth of Powlett Rd. -just before 5km turn- water
5. Rail trail – 2.5km from previous station – just before 10 & 15kmturn
6. Rail Trail – just before 21.1km turn (Lemon/lime
Turn around points-
21.1k – Turn 1 -2.5km West from start on George Bass trail (same as 15k)
Turn 2 -8.05km East along Rail Trail just after drink station
15km – turn 1 – 2.5km West from start on George Bass trail, sign posted.
land mark– GONE FISHING SIGN at bottom oh hill near “The Arch”
– Turn 2 – 5km East from start on Rail Trail same as 10k turn
10km – Turn around 5km East along Rail Trail from start
5km – Turn 2.5km East on Rail Trail approx 200m from Powlett River Rd
3km – Turn 1.5km East on Rail trail just after drink station/cemetery
WALK – 2.3km west along George Bass Trail (Top of the hill there will be a marshal)
If you are not able to complete the full distance – Timed – report to nearest Drink station or wait for a passerby and give your race number to be relayed to registration.
Untimed – you may turn around at any point but please report to marshal at finish line