Organiser

Whitsunday Running Club Inc

Date:

Sunday, 21 July 2019

Location:

Airlie Beach


Registration closes on:

Friday, 19 July 2019 at 9:00 PM - (GMT+10:00) Brisbane

The 7th annual Cruise Whitsundays Airlie Beach Running Festival 2019 will be held on the weekend of 20th and 21st July, a beautiful time of the year to be running in Airlie Beach. It is a great opportunity to extend your stay and holiday in paradise and explore all that The Whitsundays and the Great Barrier Reef has to offer. The course runs along the foreshore from Port of Airlie to Cannonvale beach.

Saturday 20 July - Race Precinct (Airlie Beach Saturday markets)

  • 7am Airlie Beach Parkrun - Abell Point Marina South near Bohemian Raw Cafe
  • 2-6pm Airlie Beach Running Festival Registration/Late entries/Race Pack collection

Sunday 21 July - Race Precinct (Airlie Beach Saturday markets)

  • 6.00am START - ANQ Championship Airlie Beach Marathon (ages 18 plus)
  • 6.30am START – Cruise Whitsundays Half Marathon including Relay Teams (ages 16 plus)
  • 7.00am START – 10km Fun Run (ages 15 plus)
  • 9.00am START – 5km Fun Run and Corporate Team Challenge (ages 10 plus)
  • 10.00am START – Whitsunday Times 2km Junior Dash & Primary School Challenge (ages 6-12 years)
  • 10.30am START - 1km Kids Run/Walk (aged under 6 years)
  • 11.00am Presentations
  • 12.00pm END of all races

NOTE:

  1. No prams in 42, 21,10 and 5 km races as the route is congested in places.
  2.  No pets allowed as the course goes through areas where pets are banned by Council.

ATHLETICS NORTH QLD HALF MARATHON SERIES AND NORTH QLD MARATHON CHAMPIONSHIP

The Airlie Beach Marathon is again the North Queensland Marathon Championship.

The Cruise Whitsundays Half Marathon will earn you points in the Athletics North Queensland Half Marathon Series.

For more information: www.athleticsnorthqld.org.au/Competition/Road-Running-Series

WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT FOR YOUR ENTRY FEE:

Your 2019 RACE BAG for the Marathon, Half Marathon, 10km, 5km, 2km and 1km events will include the following:

  • Great event singlet
  • Finishers Medal on completion
  • Numbered Bib and pins
  • Bottle of water on completion
  • And some other surprises for both the adults and the kids

HOWEVER, PLEASE NOTE: the included Free Singlet is only guaranteed for those who enter by close of early bird on 30th April. AFTER 30th April, SINGLETS ARE NOT GUARANTEED, So enter early and avoid disappointment. 

ENTRY FEES

Event Age Requirements Early Bird After 30 April
 ANQ Championship Airlie Beach Marathon  18 yrs & over $125.00 $135.00
 Cruise Whitsundays Half Marathon  16 yrs & over $100.00 $110.00
 Cruise Whitsundays Half Marathon Relay Team (3 persons)  16 yrs & over $165.00 $180.00
 10km Fun Run  15 yrs & over $70.00 $80.00
 5km Fun Run – Individual  10 yrs & over $50.00 $55.00
 5km – Corporate Team Challenge (3-10 persons)  10 yrs & over $180.00 $200.00
 Whitsunday Times 2km - Junior Dash & Primary School Challenge  6 to 12 yrs $25.00 $30.00
1km - Kids Run/Walk  Under 6 yrs $15.00 $20.00

ACCOMMODATION - MANTRA HOTELS

Our exclusive accommodation partner and managers of the Boathouse Apartments, Peppers Airlie Beach and the newly refurbished Club Croc are offering a 10% discount to all participants. To take up this offer go to www.mghotels.com.au then select your location, then room type and hit BOOK. Input the Promo Code ABRF2019 (case sensitive).