Running Events in Sydney NSW

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    Memory Walk & Jog: Illawarra
    Memory Walk & Jog: Illawarra

    Organiser: Dementia and Alzheimer’s Australia

    Join us at Huskisson's Voyager Park.Last season was such an incredible success we’re back for seconds!  Come along to Voyager Park again as we walk, jog or run, to get active and beat dementia. With a stunning beach view and one of the most beautiful coastal walking tracks in Australia, it’s the perfect place to spend your morning! Walk or jog either...

    Lang Park, Marine Drive, Wollongong NSW, Australia
    67.9 km from Sydney NSW
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    Memory Walk & Jog: Western Sydney
    Memory Walk & Jog: Western Sydney

    Organiser: Dementia and Alzheimer’s Australia

    Join us at Western Sydney's Tench Reserve.Western Sydney, it’s time to get active, get healthy and get ahead of dementia! We’re so excited to be heading back to the amazing Tench Reserve in Penrith! Western Sydney it's time to tie up your laces and show your support for people impacted by dementia across Sydney (and throughout Australia). Join friends, family, and...

    Penrith NSW, Australia
    50 km from Sydney NSW
    Memory Walk & Jog: Cronulla
    Memory Walk & Jog: Cronulla

    Organiser: Dementia and Alzheimer’s Australia

    Join us at Cronulla's Don Lucas Reserve.Nothing beats a morning walk or jog by the beachside for a good cause!Don Lucas Reserve will be buzzing come March with families, friends and pooches all on the same mission to create a better future for those living with dementia. You bring the energy and we'll bring the action!Choose one of three courses:...

    Cronulla NSW, Australia
    21 km from Sydney NSW
    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
    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
    Manly Rotary Fun Run & Walk
    Manly Rotary Fun Run & Walk

    Organiser: The Rotary Club Of Manly

    Manly Rotary Fun Run & Walk's goals are rooted in this community.Your entry fees goes direct to the Rotary Club of Manly who organise the whole event. We're a group of volunteers who ensure that every cent we raise goes to charitable causes. The Club members pay their own admin fees and we help the community with capital works projects....

    Manly NSW, Australia
    10.6 km from Sydney NSW
    Memory Walk & Jog: Bowral
    Memory Walk & Jog: Bowral

    Organiser: Dementia and Alzheimer’s Australia

    Bowral, join us in the Botantic Gardens.Residents of Bowral and surrounds get ready for the Innagural Memory Walk & Jog Pop-Up.It's time to tie up your laces and show your support for people impacted by dementia in the Southern Highlands (and all across Australia). Come down and join friends, family, and people from work in the local Botanic Gardens on...

    Bowral NSW, Australia
    99.6 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
    City2Surf 2024
    City2Surf 2024

    Organiser: City2Surf Events

    The World's Largest Fun Run returns on 11 August 2024. Run with HEARTCity2Surf is more than just a 14 km event from Sydney’s CBD to Bondi. Since 2008, when the fundraising tally was first recorded, our incredible participants have raised over $55 million for charities in need. A city giving back has become the beating heart of this event.Share the FUNIs ...

    Sydney NSW, 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
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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
Achilles Sydney Walking and Running Group image
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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Running in Australia

Participating in running events, also known as road races or marathons, can be a fun and rewarding way to stay active and challenge yourself physically. There are many different types of running events, from short distance fun runs to full marathons. Some popular distances include:

  1. 5K: A 5 kilometer (3.1 mile) race, often considered the shortest "serious" race distance.

  2. 10K: A 10 kilometer (6.2 mile) race, a popular distance for runners of all abilities.

  3. Half marathon: A 21.1 kilometer (13.1 mile) race, often considered a significant milestone for runners.

  4. Marathon: A 42.2 kilometer (26.2 mile) race, considered the ultimate test of endurance and stamina.

Participating in a running event requires proper training and preparation. It is highly recommended to consult a doctor before starting any training program, especially if you have a pre-existing medical condition or have not exercised in a while. It is also important to have the appropriate gear, such as running shoes, and to stay hydrated and fueled during the race.

Many running events also serve as fundraisers for charitable organizations, giving participants the opportunity to contribute to a good cause while also challenging themselves physically.

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