Marathon Events in Melbourne VIC

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    Brimbank Park Running Festival
    Brimbank Park Running Festival

    Organiser: Trailsplus

    Come and run with us at the Brimbank Park Running Festival where there is a trail run for every member of the family. Brimbank Park is our local community jewel. Only 15 minutes north-west of the city, Brimbank Park offers a mixture of open spaces, wooded river trails, picturesque river crossing and just a couple of climbs to challenge you.There...

    Keilor VIC, Australia
    16 km from Melbourne VIC
    Maroondah Dam Trail Run
    Maroondah Dam Trail Run

    Organiser: Trails Plus

    Maroondah Dam Trail Run is the first in the Trailsplus Mountain Series. Enter just this race, or enter the series and receive a discount.Maroondah Reservoir Park is situated in the beautiful Yarra Ranges National Park. Entrance is from the Maroondah Hwy, about 3km east of Healesville. Maroondah features gardens with stands of native and exotic trees, native animals and birds...

    Maroondah Reservoir Park, Maroondah Highway, Healesville VIC, Australia
    55.6 km from Melbourne VIC
    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
    0.7 km from Melbourne VIC
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    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
    77.3 km from Melbourne VIC
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Nearby Groups & Activities

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Basketball Camps
Provider: Tomorrow's Stars Basketball
The training camps at Tomorrow’s Stars Basketball is an ideal way for your child to learn and improve their basketball skills in leaps and bounds. The brainchild of ex-NBL professional and Slam Dunk Champion, Brett Rainbow, a variety of specialised training courses to suit different ages and skill levels are on offer. With the goal of giving back to the game that provided so much to him growing up, Brett is passionate about the younger generations to take on the mantle to become tomorrows future in basketball.
Melbourne VIC
Approx $130.00
Age: 5 - 17
Sat, Sun, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
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Run the Tan RUN CLUB
Provider: RUN THE TAN
RUN THE TAN RUN CLUB
- Free to Join
- Everyone Welcome
- Walk, Jog or Run (There are various options to choose from, including a structured run training session)

WHERE AND WHEN?
8am every Saturday morning
Meet at Pillars of Wisdom, Tan Track
Followed by coffee at a local café

WHY?
- Start your weekends off on the right foot
- Great way to meet like-minded people and get fit and healthy
- No pressure, no judgment, no expectations
- Supported by qualified running coaches
Melbourne VIC
FREE
Age: 18 - 65+
Sat
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Carlton Racketeers - Social Badminton at Carlton Baths
Provider: Carlton Racketeers
We are a group of beginners and intermediates who play every Friday 6-7:30pm at Carlton Baths (close to the CBD!). Everyone is welcome to join us, just make sure you sign up on our website :D.
Carlton VIC
$10.00
Age: 18 - 65+
Fri
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Bayside Outdoor Fitness - St Kilda
Provider: Bayside Outdoor Fitness - St Kilda
Fitness, fun and fresh!
Providing a supportive and enjoyable exercise environment in St Kilda for all fitness levels and age groups...

Experienced Trainers
Your trainers at St Kilda have over 14 years experience in outdoor group training. They are all Fitness Australia accredited and have wide knowledge and experience in all things health and fitness!

Free Trial Session
Give yourself the opportunity to experience what BOF St Kilda has to offer by booking in for your FREE no obligation trial session
St Kilda VIC
Approx $25.00
Age: 18 - 65+
Sat, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
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Melbourne Social Soccer Inc
Sharing the Beautiful Game!

We are a Non-For-Profit Organisation which exists to encourage cultural exchange and diversity through the beautiful game of football!

Our goal is to provide quality, accessible and affordable social soccer for all who love sharing the game, no matter who you are nor where you're from.

The social yet competitive balance within our games and tournaments on Saturdays and Sundays has given place to many years of great competition, awesome skills, and has helped create many significant friendships along the way.

Our games are fun and friendly, but also competitive. Our games are social-mixed and are...
Melbourne VIC
Approx $10.00
Age: 18 - 50
Sat, Mon, Wed

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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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