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    Brisbane Marathon Festival

    Brisbane Marathon Festival

    Organiser: Visit Brisbane

    One of the most historic events on the Queensland running calendar, the Brisbane Marathon Festival has iconic resonance with the 1982 Commonwealth Games where the famed Robert de Castella was first across the line in a celebrated victory. This magnificent day embarked a running frenzy in Brisbane where the first official Brisbane Marathon was open to the public in 1992.Celebrating...

    Brisbane QLD, Australia
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    McDonald's Townsville Running Festival

    McDonald's Townsville Running Festival

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    Organiser: McDonald's Townsville Running Festival

    This festival has grown far beyond the humble beginnings of the Townsville Marathon over 50 years ago to include the addition of the shorter events to create a real festival vibe and help to bring on the next generations of runners.Townsville Airport MarathonStart: 4:45amThe Marathon is a fast, flat 3 loop course with AIMS certification. The early morning start means...

    Townsville QLD, Australia
    Gold Coast Marathon 2024

    Gold Coast Marathon 2024

    Organiser: Gold Coast Marathon

    The Gold Coast Marathon is famous for its flat. fast and scenic course located alongside the city’s renowned surf beaches and stunning Broadwater. 60% of participants achieve a personal best time each year and it’s perfect if you’re aiming for a Boston Marathon qualification.2km Junior DashJoin hundreds of youngsters aged between 5 and 10 in the 2km Junior Dash held...

    Gold Coast QLD, Australia
    Channel 7 Cairns Marathon 2024

    Channel 7 Cairns Marathon 2024

    Organiser: Atlas Events

    After a sellout event in 2023, we’re back Sunday, 14 July 2024 🌴RACE DAY: SUNDAY 14 JULY 2024The 2024 7 Cairns Marathon Festival will take place on 13 - 14 July.Race along the stunning Esplanade in Cairns in the heart of Tropical North Queensland with community support and hospitality like no other. We know you'll stick be sticking around to...

    Cairns QLD, Australia
    THE GUZZLER ULTRA 2024

    THE GUZZLER ULTRA 2024

    Organiser: The Guzzler

    The Guzzler Ultra is Brisbane’s very own trail ultra; presented by The Trail Co. and made possible by Brissie’s thriving trail running community. 99% trails and 100% fun, you’ll run past Brisbane’s oldest reservoirs in the order they were built. Challenge yourself over 10km, 21km, 50km or 100km of Brisbane's epic trail network.20 July 2024 - 21 July 2024Mt Coot-tha,...

    Mount Coot-Tha Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Hunter Valley Winery Run 2024

    Hunter Valley Winery Run 2024

    Organiser: Winery Run

    The Hunter Valley Winery Run will take place on the 21st of July 2024.It's not everyday that you get to run through world famous international golf resorts and some of the most famous wineries in Australia. Offering five distances including a 2km kids run through to the full marathon.21 July 2024Hunter Valley NSWEventsMARATHON / 21 JULA full 42.2km running event...

    Hunter Valley, NSW, Australia
    Peaks & Trails

    Peaks & Trails

    Organiser: Peak & Trails

    Peaks & Trails is a trail running event that takes place in the Southern Grampians in Victoria. The event offers 50km, 20km, 13.5km and 6.4km distances and a varied track including river flats, open woodland, technical loose rocky single trail, 4WD track and sand. The 50km will summit Mt Sturgeon, Mt Picaninny, Mt Abrupt and Gariwerd, with a total elevation...

    Dunkeld VIC, Australia
    Sunshine Coast Marathon Festival

    Sunshine Coast Marathon Festival

    Organiser: Atlas Collective

    Located on the stunning Sunshine Coast, Queensland an hour's drive north of Brisbane this event has been timed to make the most of the ideal Queensland winter running conditions. Blue skies, low humidity and mild temperatures combined with a flat course always enable fast times.Event distances include the Marathon, Half Marathon, 10km, 5km and the 2km. Each road race follows...

    Sunshine Coast QLD, Australia
    Shepparton Running Festival

    Shepparton Running Festival

    Organiser: Campbelll Shepparton Running Festival

    Dive into the heart of Victoria at the Shepparton Running Festival, a vibrant celebration of fitness and community spirit set against the stunning backdrop of Victoria Park Lake and the Goulburn River. This annual event in August offers a variety of races to suit all ages and abilities: the challenging marathon, the half marathon, the lively 10km and 5km runs,...

    Victoria Park Lake Playground, Wyndham Street, Shepparton Victoria 3630, Australia
    Wonderland Run

    Wonderland Run

    Organiser: Adelaide Trail Runners

    Absolute freaking intensity. You are engulfed by a whole different world. You are in the landscape. It will chew you up and spit you out and you will love it.All events are based in Halls Gap in the mighty Grampians.Two and eight-kilometre 'short' trail runs.50, 36 and 20 kilometre full impact trail runs.25 Aug 2024Centenary Hall, 115 Grampians Road, Halls...

    Halls Gap Centenary Hall, 115 Grampians Road, Halls Gap Victoria 3381, Australia
    Sydney Marathon

    Sydney Marathon

    Organiser: Pont3

    We’re thrilled to announce The Sydney Marathon, presented by ASICS, as a candidate race for the Abbott World Marathon Majors (AbbottWMM). Run one of the world’s most scenic marathon courses, taking in some of Sydney’s most spectacular and historic landmarks including the Sydney Harbour Bridge and Opera House.Date Sunday, 15 September 2024Distances 42.2km, 21.1km, 10km, 3.5kmIs running across one of...

    Sydney NSW, Australia
    Perth Running Festival 2024

    Perth Running Festival 2024

    Organiser: Perth Running Festival

    Be a part of Australia's most beautiful run finishing at Optus Stadium, voted the world’s best looking stadium! Choose from four distances: Burswood Park 4KM walk or run, 10KM walk or run, half marathon or full marathon! A RUN FOR EVERYONEWith options for families, fitness enthusiasts and weekend warriors, the 2024 Perth Running Festival offers a challenge for everyone! Challenge yourself...

    Perth WA, Australia
    Melbourne Marathon Festival 2024

    Melbourne Marathon Festival 2024

    Organiser: Melbourne Marathon Festival

    The Nike Melbourne Marathon Festival, Australia’s premier Marathon event, returns Sunday, 13 October 2024. Choose from five distances, from 42.195k to 3k, each starting on Batman Avenue (150m North of Rod Laver Arena), and finishing with a lap of honour around the MCG’s hallowed turf!MarathonBe a part of Australia’s premier marathon and race alongside marathon legends. Circle around Albert Park...

    Melbourne VIC, Australia
    Marysville Marathon Festival

    Marysville Marathon Festival

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    Organiser: Trails Plus

    Trailsplus is proud to host the annual Marysville Marathon Festival. The event has played an important part in the community’s recovery from the tragic 2009 bushfires through financial donations and community involvement.The event features running events of 4km, 10km, Half Marathon (21km), Marathon (42km) and Ultramarathon (50km) on scenic valley trails and forest tracks, passing sparkling rivers and waterfalls. Participants...

    Marysville VIC, Australia
    Two Bays Trail Run

    Two Bays Trail Run

    Organiser: Big Long Run Pty Ltd

    Two Bays Trail Run. Great holiday vibe and multi-faceted course between Dromana on the Port Phillip Bay side and Cape Schanck on the Bass Strait side. That's a 28km crossing (or 56km double crossing) of the Mornington Peninsula… and not at the skinny bit! Up and over Arthur’s Seat for fantastic rural and coastal views. Through Greens Bush, the largest...

    Permien Street, Dromana VIC, Australia
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Marathon in Australia

A marathon is a long-distance running event with an official distance of 42.195 kilometers, usually run as a road race. Participating in a marathon can be a challenging and rewarding experience, and there are a few things that you can expect when you decide to run one.

First, you will need to train for several months to build your stamina and endurance. Training for a marathon typically involves running several times a week, increasing the distance of your runs over time, and incorporating other forms of exercise such as strength training and cross-training. It's essential to be consistent with your training and to listen to your body to avoid injury.

On race day, you can expect a large turnout of runners and spectators. As a result, you will need to arrive at the starting line well before the race begins to pick up your bib and have enough time to warm up and stretch. During the race, you will run through a course that is typically lined with cheering spectators, and you will likely pass several aid stations where you can grab a drink or a snack.

After crossing the finish line, you will be greeted with cheers, collect your medal, and enjoy the post-race festivities. You will feel a sense of accomplishment, and it will be a moment you will cherish for the rest of your life.

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