Registrations are closed


Registrations are now closed but you can make a late entry after this date at a plus $15.00 per entry at our Athletics clubhouse on Saturday 3rd June from 10 am to 4 pm corner North and Sanford Roads. Late entries will also be available at the Elleker Hall from 7 am to 8 am on the morning of the race.

Organiser

Albany Athletics Club Inc

Date:

Sunday, 4 June 2017

Location:

Elleker, near Albany


Registration closes on:

Thursday, 1 June 2017 at 11:59 PM - (GMT+08:00) Perth

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Asics and Albany Sports Power, Albany Retravision, Amcal Max Albany, Sustainable Motion, McKail's General Store, United Tools, Over the Moon Organics, Tectonics Construction Group, Peak Chocolate, Borda-Be-Myn Pet Care, BodyCare Health Club, Goodlife Albany, Dept of Sport & Recreation, Albany Printers.
  • Location:  Elleker is a small township 12 km west of Albany on the Lower Denmark Road.  The course is on beautiful flat open country roads that wind past Lake Powell, potato farms, through tree-covered sections and over five different bridges.
  • Climate: The weather on the day can be expected to be damp and cool with a likely maximum temperature of 20ºC.
  • Course Records:   The course record is 1:10:49 set by Brett Johnson in 2015.  The women’s record of 1:24:44 was set in 2003 by Lauren Shelley. The 10K record is 34:04 set by Jack Dunn 2015, women's record of 40:16 set by Deborah Gardner in 2005.
  • Course: Asics Half Marathon – Race starts at Hassell Street, Elleker then two laps of Lower Denmark Road, Elleker-Grasmere Road, Lower Denmark Road and Hassell St. Retravision 10km Road Race – One lap of the Half Marathon Course
  • Parking: In the interests of pedestrian safety, parking is available near the railway line east of the Elleker Hall, as signposted on the day.
  • Schedule:       
    • Saturday 3rd June late registrations and bib collection available from Albany Athletics Club House corner of North & Sanford Rds, Albany between 10:00 am & 4:00 pm.
    • 7:00am Late registrations and race number collection from Elleker Hall.  Entry fees are not refundable after they have been processed.
    • 8:00am Late registrations close.  Race number collection closes.
    • 8:15am Race briefing
    • 8:30am Asics Half Marathon commences.
    • 9:00am Retravision 10km Road Race commences.
    • 11:30am  Lunch.
    • 12:15pm Trophy presentations and spot prizes.
  • Prizes:        ASICS Half Marathon – 
    • First male and female: Asics shoe voucher & free entry for 2018. Value $250 (perpetual trophy engraved + AAC retains).  
    • Second male and female: Asics shoe voucher value $200.
    • Third male and female: Value $100.
    • Medals awarded to all Half Marathon finishers
  • Retravision 10km Road Race – 
    • First male and female: Value $150 plus free entry for 2018
    • Second male and female: Value $90
    • Third male and female: Value $50.
    • Medals awarded to all 10Km finishers.

  • WAVA Age Grading Prizes:    
    • ASICS Half Marathon  – 6 top performances (other than 1st, 2nd or 3rd)
    • Retravision 10km –5 top performances (other than 1st, 2nd or 3rd)
    • Plus SPOT prizes

  • Contacts:       
    • Jeff Douglas: Mobile: 0428 999 788
    • email: albanyaths@hotmail.com
    • website: www.albanyaths.myclub.org.au 
    • facebook - Elleker Half Marathon and 10km Road Race

  • Advice: Dehydration can be potentially lethal, even in moderate conditions.  Drink early in the event before you feel thirsty.  Also drink plenty of water after the event.  DO NOT compete if you have had diarrhea within 48 hours prior to the event or are feeling unwell.  If you feel unduly distressed SLOW down or rest—if you do not improve WITHDRAW FROM THE EVENT.
  • No refunds after registration.