This iconic running event is back again. The circuit is a graded decomposed granite 500 metre oval shaped loop with a slight rise and fall. It is situated in the grounds of the Caboolture Historical Village running through the various historical buildings. The running direction is changed every hour.
|Distance||Details||Entry Fee||Entry fee AURA Members||Start Date / Time|
|48Hr Relay Team||Min age 18 – 2-8 people||$680||9am Fri 25th July|
|24Hr Relay Team||Min age 18 – 2-6 people||$420||9am Sat 26th July|
|12Hr Relay Team||Min age 16 – 2-4 people||$180||9am Sat 26th July|
|6Hr Relay Team||Min age 16 – 2-3 people||$165||Noon Sat 26th July|
|3Hr Relay Team||Min age 14 – 2 people||$100||3pm Sat 26th July|
|48 Hour Run – Female||$325||$305||9am Fri 25th July|
|48 Hour Run – Male||$325||$305||9am Fri 25th July|
|48 Hour Walk – Female||$325||$305||9am Fri 25th July|
|48 Hour Walk – Male||$325||$305||9am Fri 25th July|
|24 Hour Run – Female||$225||$205||9am Sat 26th July|
|24 Hour Run – Male||$225||$205||9am Sat 26th July|
|24 Hour Walk – Female||$225||$205||9am Sat 26th July|
|24 Hour Walk – Male||$225||$205||9am Sat 26th July|
|12 Hour Run – Female||$170||$150||9am Sat 26th July|
|12 Hour Run – Male||$170||$150||9am Sat 26th July|
|12 Hour Walk – Female||$170||$150||9am Sat 26th July|
|12 Hour Walk – Male||$170||$150||9am Sat 26th July|
|6 Hour Run – Female||$115||$100||Noon Sat 26th July|
|6 Hour Run – Male||$115||$100||Noon Sat 26th July|
|6 Hour Walk – Female||$115||$100||Noon Sat 26th July|
|6 Hour Walk – Male||$115||$100||Noon Sat 26th July|
|3 Hour Run – Female||$76||$65||3pm Sat 26th July|
|3 Hour Run – Male||$76||$65||3pm Sat 26th July|
|3 Hour Walk – Female||$76||$65||3pm Sat 26th July|
|3 Hour Walk – Male||$76||$65||3pm Sat 26th July|
|1.5 Hour Run – Female||$40||$35||4.30pm Sat 26th July|
|1.5 Hour Run – Male||$40||$35||4.30pm Sat 26th July|
|1.5 Hour Walk – Female||$40||$35||4.30pm Sat 26th July|
|1.5 Hour Walk – Male||$40||$35||4.30pm Sat 26th July|
Sanctioned Host event for the AURA National 48hr Championships 2014
Please take note of the following items.
Are you taking any prescribed medication?
If yes, please detail all medication & your reason for taking them.
Does your doctor know you will be competing in this event? We will require a letter from your treating doctor acknowledging his approval of your attendance. This can be posted, faxed, or emailed from scanning.
It is your responsibility to notify us in case any outside medication or treatment is administrated.
Electronic timing chips will be used & managed again by Timing Plus. Live updates will be available through links provided later. Large TV showing each competitor’s distance after crossing the timing mat will be available for viewing by all present at the venue. Timing chip to be laced to any one shoe.
The track is a road based decomposed granite 500m oval shaped weaving around the buildings within the village grounds.
The track has a slight fall from North to South.
Tents, caravans & motorhomes welcome. Tents maybe placed anywhere around the track but caravans & motorhomes to go into a designated parking area with power boxes at the southern end.
Competitors & crew permitted overnight camping one day before & one after their event at $12.00/night.
Another option is your choice of any motel about 5k from the venue. This option is yours to make & arrange what dates of use. No transport is available from the village.
Toilets adjacent to the track. Great showers at the southern end a short walk from the track.
Competitors to provide their own meals. Endura, water, soft drinks, fruit, lollies & Jatz biscuits will be available at a set spot trackside. Some ice blocks will be handed out during the heat of the day.
Music will be broadcasted from both sides of the track.
Ice will be available on request.
First Aid Officer in attendance the whole duration.
Event photographer will be present.
Both 48hr & 24hr events finish 9am Sun 27th July
The 48hr & 24hr competitors will receive a nice polo necked shirt and personal memento.
All competitors will receive an event memento.
Would all 24/48hr Competitors please submit a short history on themselves for posting to the website & Facebook for interesting reading.
Caboolture Historical Society are the main benefactors for this event.
Event Entry Details
We now have online entries available and there is also a paper entry form. Please note all competitors whether in a team or solo must fill in an entry form. Without a signed form agreeing to the waiver you will not be issued a chip and may not start.
Online Entries close 12am 21st July 2014
Late entries accepted on race day up to 30 minutes before the start of your event with a fee of $20.00/person per event. Cash only accepted for entries on race day
No refund if unable to compete on the day including any circumstances uncontrollable by race director.
Race Director – Geoff Williams Ph/Fax 07 5497 0309 Mob 0412 789741.
Registrations Online https://www.registernow.com.au/secure/Register.aspx?E=12779
OR Mail to Queensland Ultra Runners Club 87 MacGinley Rd, Upper Caboolture Q 4510
OR Direct Deposit – Heritage Building Society BSB 638 070 Account No 006802389 – place a name after the deposit
- Do not constantly run or walk in the centre forcing others to run round you.
- Do not run or walk two or more abreast.
- Allow yourself to be passed by a faster competitors.
- Do not pass someone than slow down in front of them.
- Do not stop suddenly, more to one side first.
- When approaching the water table or crew table do not stop at it impeding another competitor’s path.
- On collecting a drink from the water table & you want to walk while drinking, step to one side.
- On the hour when changing direction at the back mats be aware of approaching competitors.
- Stay alert of who is around you.
- Remember relay runners are travelling faster than you, give them room.
- Do not clip the heel of any faster runner
- Keep any ear piece down low so you hear others approaching & all announcements.
- Good sportsmanship is always recognised. Bad sportsmanship is not tolerated