Half Marathon Events in Sydney NSW

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    SMC Road Race 7
    SMC Road Race 7

    Organiser: SMC Road Race

    Distances2 km Kids Dash, 5km, 10km, 21.1km, 30kmSMC Road Race SeriesWe are a non-profit running club, run entirely by volunteers. Anyone can run at any SMC event, no matter what their ability, speed or experience. All runners are issued with timing chips and bibs, and all finishers get an official time from our electronic timing system.You do not need to...

    Long Street Park, Long Street, Smithfield NSW, Australia
    25.3 km from Sydney NSW
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    Redline Games
    Redline Games
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    Organiser: Elite Energy Events

    Redline Games is an interactive festival blending fitness and entertainment. Unlike other events where the day ends after the physical activity, at The Redline Games, it's just the beginning.The weekend lineup includes:Saturday's Triathlons: Super Sprint (200m swim, 8K bike, 2K run) and Sprint (750m swim, 30K bike, 5K run).Sunday's Activities: Running distances of 5K, 10K, and a Half Marathon. Triathlons...

    Sydney International Regatta Centre, Old Castlereagh Road, Castlereagh NSW, Australia
    52.3 km from Sydney NSW
    Sydney Run2Cure - The Domain
    Sydney Run2Cure - The Domain

    Organiser: Neuroblastoma Australia

    Enjoy a wonderful day of fun runs and family entertainment at The Domain, Sydney on Sunday 7th April 2024 and support research into a cure for the children's cancer neuroblastoma. Run2Cure Neuroblastoma is the fun run for everyone - with a great choice of distances and a host of children's fun activities throughout the morning.Runs include: 21.1k, 10k, 5k and...

    The Domain, Sydney NSW, Australia
    0.6 km from Sydney NSW
    SMC Road Race 8
    SMC Road Race 8

    Organiser: SMC Road Race

    Distances2 km Kids Dash, 5km, 10km, 21.1kmSMC Road Race SeriesWe are a non-profit running club, run entirely by volunteers. Anyone can run at any SMC event, no matter what their ability, speed or experience. All runners are issued with timing chips and bibs, and all finishers get an official time from our electronic timing system.You do not need to be...

    Long Street Park, Long Street, Smithfield NSW, Australia
    25.3 km from Sydney NSW
    Runaway Sydney Half Marathon
    Runaway Sydney Half Marathon

    Organiser: Runaway Marathon Series

    For a few amazing hours in perfect Autumn running conditions, the best of Sydney’s city streets are yours to enjoy. None of the big city hustle and bustle, just wide-open city streets, stunning views and the buzz of Australia’s most iconic half-marathon all around you. The Runaway Sydney Half Marathon is a truly unique city running experience through the beating...

    Sydney NSW, Australia
    SMC Road Race 9
    SMC Road Race 9

    Organiser: SMC Road Race

    Distances2 km Kids Dash, 5km, 10km, 21.1kmSMC Road Race SeriesWe are a non-profit running club, run entirely by volunteers. Anyone can run at any SMC event, no matter what their ability, speed or experience. All runners are issued with timing chips and bibs, and all finishers get an official time from our electronic timing system.You do not need to be...

    Long Street Park, Long Street, Smithfield NSW, Australia
    25.3 km from Sydney NSW
    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
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Nearby Groups & Activities

Sydney Cyclepaths - Casual social cycling image
Sydney Cyclepaths - Casual social cycling
Join this group for a variety of bike rides featuring cycle paths, rivers and parklands. This group practices safe cycling in Sydney, mostly on bike paths and quiet streets.

This is social exercise, not competitive. Discover fantastic paths in Sydney, have a chat, swap ideas, practice safe cycling. Work your muscles and get some exercise.

Just $5 membership covers you up to 5 June 2022, and you can join any ride (unless it is full). Fees cover our Meetup costs.

Sorry, this group is for adults, not kids.
Sydney NSW
Approx $1.00
Age: 18 - 65+
Sat, Sun
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Achilles Sydney Walking and Running Group
Provider: Achilles Running Club - Sydney
Weekly walk or run from 8am every Sunday for people with disabilities. Volunteer guides are also needed. Email your details for more information.

On most Sundays we meet hail, rain or shine on Hospital Road, at the rear of Sydney Eye Hospital. opposite the Domain at 8.00am.

We train (walk or run) for an hour, taking in the sights, sounds and smells of some of Sydney’s most spectacular sites – the Royal Botanic Gardens, the Opera House and Mrs Macquarie’s chair.
Sydney NSW
FREE
Age: 18 - 65+
Sun
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KGV Walk Group Walking Group
Provider: Heart Foundation Walking Groups
Heart Foundation Walking group located in The Rocks (NSW).
Walking Speed: Medium pace
Frequency: Monthly
Dog Friendly: Yes
Pram Friendly: No

When you have found a Heart Foundation Walking group that suits you best, click through to the website to learn more and complete the registration form. You can contact the Walk Organiser of your chosen group with any questions regarding the group.

Please Note:
The image provided is a generic image and not an actual representation of the group. Some information such as age group and gender of group may not be accurate. We recommend contacting the organiser if...
The Rocks NSW
FREE
Age: 18 - 65+
Fri
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Harbourside Walkers Walking Group
Provider: Heart Foundation Walking Groups
Heart Foundation Walking group located in Kirribilli (NSW).
Walking Speed: Medium pace
Frequency: Weekly
Dog Friendly: No
Pram Friendly: No

When you have found a Heart Foundation Walking group that suits you best, click through to the website to learn more and complete the registration form. You can contact the Walk Organiser of your chosen group with any questions regarding the group.

Please Note:
The image provided is a generic image and not an actual representation of the group. Some information such as age group and gender of group may not be accurate. We recommend contacting the organiser if you...
Kirribilli NSW
FREE
Age: 18 - 65+
Thu
Glebe Walk and Talk Walking Group image
Glebe Walk and Talk Walking Group
Provider: Heart Foundation Walking Groups
Heart Foundation Walking group located in Glebe (NSW).
Walking Speed: Slow pace
Frequency: Weekly
Dog Friendly: Yes
Pram Friendly: Yes

When you have found a Heart Foundation Walking group that suits you best, click through to the website to learn more and complete the registration form. You can contact the Walk Organiser of your chosen group with any questions regarding the group.

Please Note:
The image provided is a generic image and not an actual representation of the group. Some information such as age group and gender of group may not be accurate. We recommend contacting the organiser if you...
Glebe NSW
FREE
Age: 18 - 65+
Thu

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Half Marathon in Australia

A half marathon is a road running race with a distance of 13.1 miles (21.09 kilometres). It is half the distance of a full marathon (26.2 miles). Half marathons have become increasingly popular recently, with many people using them as a stepping stone to eventually running a full marathon. Training for a half marathon typically takes several months and often involves gradually increasing the distance of one's runs over time. Many half marathons also take place as part of more significant running events, such as marathon weekends or running festivals, which can include shorter races like 5Ks and 10Ks in addition to the half marathon.

Half marathons are a great way for runners to test their endurance and stamina while providing a sense of accomplishment and personal satisfaction. These events typically attract a wide range of participants, from amateur runners to elite athletes and from people of all ages and abilities. In addition, many people choose to run half marathons as part of a personal challenge or goal, while others run them as part of a charity fundraising effort or to raise awareness for a particular cause.

To prepare for a half marathon, runners need to develop a training plan that includes a mix of long-distance runs, interval training, and cross-training. A typical training plan for a half marathon will involve gradually building up the distance of the runs over several weeks or months, to be able to run the full 21.1 km (13.1 miles) distance by the time of the race. It's also important to note that while running is the focus, a mix of cardio, strength, and flexibility training is also recommended to prevent injury and help runners be well-rounded and cross the finish line.

On the day of the race, it's essential for runners to stay properly hydrated and well-fueled and to pace themselves appropriately. Half marathons generally have water and aid stations along the course, where runners can refuel and rehydrate. The time it takes to complete a half marathon will vary widely depending on the individual runner, but most people finish within 2 to 3 hours.

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