to the TRAQ's Camp Mountain Trails Challenge, which incorporates
Queensland Athletics Queensland Mountain Running Championships and
the Junior Trails Challenge for the 8 – 15 year olds.
distances vary between 1 and 13.3km, are designed to suit different
ages and consist of well-constructed forestry trails.
13.3km course incorporates the Queensland Mountain Running
Championships for the 'Open' category, this distance aligns with the
Australian and World Mountain Running Championships distances.
Minimum age is 20 and the distance is not suitable for walkers; we
expect you to be able to run at least all of the flat and downhill
you fall into a Masters category (over 34) you can opt to run in the
13.3km Open race, but then you forgo the chance to medal in the 8.3km
Masters Championship Race.
8.3km includes the U20 and Masters Queensland Mountain Running
Championships, but it is also open to 20 - 34 year olds as a
non-championship run. This distance requires you to be at least 16
years old and is suitable for walkers; this distance should leave you
enough time to reach the finish line before darkness falls.
categories you are eligible for will automatically pop up for you
when you register. Please note again that if you fall in a 'Masters'
category you can opt to run in the Open category, which means that
you forego the chance to medal in your Masters category.
note that you need to be a TRAQ and/or Qld Athletics member to take
advantage of the discount, just type in MEMBER in the promotional
code box. Please check that your membership is up to date.
Non-members who register as members and not pay the full entry fee,
may not be allowed to start.
check the event time table below for the start time of your event and
note that all Junior Trails Challenges (for 8 – 15 year olds) are
Medals are only provided for individuals in the championship
categories (U20, Open, 35-44, 45-54, 55-64 and 65+ age groups), but
there are prizes for the winners across the different distances.
groups are determined by the competitor’s age as at 31 December
2018 (i.e. year born), except for Masters.
ages are taken to be as on the day of the competition.
Event time table
Registration opens (please register 30 minutes before the start of
Start of the 13.3km Queensland Mountain Running Championships
Start of the 8.3km Junior Queensland Mountain Running Championships
Start of the 4km Junior Trails Challenge
Start of the 1km, 2km and 3km Junior Trail Challenges
Presentations for the Junior Trails Challenges
presentations for the U20, Open and Masters Queensland Mountain
you have any questions, please contact me:
you on the 3rd of June!
Mountain Trails Challenge and Queensland Mountain Running