Sapphire Coast Runners Inc.


Sunday, 29 April 2018



Registration closes on:

Saturday, 28 April 2018 at 4:00 PM - (GMT+10:00) Canberra, Melbourne, Sydney

Date: Sunday 29 April 2018

Event categories

  1. 10km Mandeni Cross Country (minimum age 14 years)
  2. 2km Kids Trail Run (under 14 years of age)


  • Entry fee includes post-run sausage sizzle
  • 10km Trail (open to 14+ years)
    • $10 - Sapphire Coast Runner Member - join now
    • $20 - Non Member
  • 2km Kids Trail (under 14 years)
    • $5 - members and non-members
  • Mandeni activities available at extra cost - see website


  • 9:30am - Arrival
  • 9:45am - Compulsory 10km Briefing
  • 10:00am - 10km Start
  • 11:45am - 2km Kids Briefing
  • 12:00pm - 2km Kids Start
  • From 12:00pm - BBQ
    (sausage sizzle for all paid entrants and BBQs available to cook your own)

Course description

  • Both courses start and finish at Mandeni club house
  • Well marked with directional arrows and kilometre markers
  • Tracks are primarily single track, windy, rocky and sandy underfoot, with many exposed tree roots and uneven surfaces
  • Tracks will be closed to bikers during event

10km Trail

  • Follows Mandeni XC Track (White Track) in anti-clockwise direction
  • Enjoyable, runable, but challenging course
  • Elevation gain is approximately 150 metres
  • Two bike gates and one road crossing will need to be navigated, several narrow log crossing will be made, including one over water
  • If you have not crossed road at marshall point (approximately 7km) by11:45am you will be instructed by marshall to return to start directly via main entrance road

2km Kids Trail

  • Follow easy bike route (pink track)
  • Parents welcome to accompany kids
  • Several volunteer adult runners will run with field

NOTE: Mandatory gear is required - Learn more