Welcome to the Inaugural
‘Oz Bucketts Challenge 10in10’ Event
Proudly presented by Independent Runner Events
This unique event is being held for the first time in Regional NSW from ..
Saturday 27th March – Monday 5th April, 2021 (Easter 2021)
10 Marathons 10 Days
Each day the event will be held on a looped course at the Gloucester Showground – 3.8359k (11 times) for the marathon distance of 42.195k.
Why you ask ? we love to run ! ! !
This type of event is only offered in a few countries around the world and we are extremely excited to offer it here in Regional NSW Australia.
The challenge to run in a multiday event of 42.195k each day is a challenge many runner want to achieve.
It's a 'bucket' list event... can you take the challenge ?
Time: 6am start each day @ Gloucester Showground
Cutoff’s: 8 hours each day
Cost: $400 (all 10 Days or $60/race)
Aid Station: Yes, with a Volli to take care of personal items.
Oz 100 Club Listing: Yes, with RD Results as final.
Facilities: Toilets, showers, campsite all available to us.
Medals / Awards: Each runner will receive a Medal each day they complete the 42.195k with a 'special' gift at the completion of all 10 days from IRE.
Township of Gloucester: this country Town has all facilities such as Woolworths, Cafes and pubs.
Accommodation: Yes ! be early to book – the Showground is offering Campsites with Power @ $25 / night (contact Caretaker Danny Norman on 0407 584 691)
Driving and getting here: Gloucester is approximately 3.5hours north of Sydney – and 90 mins from Newcastle Airport.
The Bucketts – our beautiful mountain ranges will be on full view during this event – the area is known for it’s cattle country, dairy, farming and in close proximity to the Barrington Tops.. (all details can be found on Google of this area).
Kids…. We love ‘em 😊 and want to encourage them on Day 10 to run the Bucketts 1k Dash – each child will receive a Medal with a entry fee of $10.