- Welcome to the Everyday Lions and the Tax Centre Great Train race. We are happy to bring this event back to Devonport after a number of years absence ( 1996)
There will be prize money for the first three male and female runners across the line in 7 km race and a random draw with lots of prizes. Stay around for the BBQ post event and a reduced price on the Don River Railway Train for competing runners.
Walkers, prams and wheel chairs are welcome to compete in this event ( 1 hr and 45 minutes time limit)
Race Inquiry - Brian Lyons Race director - Email - firstname.lastname@example.org Ph - 0476 529 366
Race course Video here - The Everyday Lions and the Tax Centre Great Train race course video. - YouTube
Everyday Lions and the Tax Centre Great Train Race run(7km)- 7.45 a.m
Everyday Lions Kids Cubs Run (2 km): 9:00 a.m.
Pre-Run briefing for Great Train race 7 km: 7.35 am
Pre-Run briefing for Kids 2 km race- 8:50 a.m.
Everyday Lions and the Tax Centre Great Train Race ( must be 13 years of age on race day)
30 dollars plus payment processing fees
Everyday Lions 2 km Kids race. ( for kids aged 2 years to 13 years)
10 dollars plus payment processing fees.
Race number pickup:
You can pick up your numbers on the 9th and 10th of April between 11 a.m until 3 p.m At the Don River Railway Station.
Runners can pick numbers up on Race Day but please arrive early to do this.
Registered competitors will run on the advertised and approved Everyday Lions and the Tax Centre Great Train Race fun run course as directed and will not accept outside assistance.
Registered competitors will accept any organiser, event volunteer, or employee or judge’s decision as final.
No registered competitor will be awarded an event placing unless they are wearing an event number on the front of their body visible throughout the entire event.
No registered competitor deemed to have received outside assistance will be eligible for official prizes or placings.
Officials, including but not limited to course marshals, drink station attendants and road traffic control personnel have the authority to disqualify or remove entrants from the course. Failure to obey the direction of an official will result in disqualification.
Everyday Lions reserve the right to cancel or reject any entry in any event at any time particularly in but not limited to weather conditions that make the Great Train Race event dangerous. In any circumstances where cancellation is necessary due to safety concerns registration entry fees will not be refunded and recompense may not be claimed by entrants for any other consequential loss.
The Great Train race 7 km and kids 2 km race advises against wearing music/audio devices with headphones for your safety and those around you and the passing Don River Railway train. A safe runner is fully aware of their surroundings.
No skateboarders, roller skaters and cyclists to enter or accompany the run. Pets are not permitted for safety reasons.
Everyday Lions reserves the right to alter without notice any rules and conditions which govern the event.
Competitors should follow and obey COVID- 19 safety plans and rules.
All walkers/walkers with prams must start at the back of the field. It is the responsibility of the competitors to self seed appropriately for safety reasons.
All entry registrations are non refundable, but in the case of unforeseen circumstances the Great Train Race will endeavor to hold the event at a later date.
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NOTE - Guardians/parents of children in the kids race can run free of charge and DO NOT NEED TO REGISTER FOR THE 2 KM EVENT
*They will not be eligible for a medal post race though
* You will be given a band to wear on race day when picking up your numbers for the child.
All the money raised from this Carbo-Load event will be going to the Tim Blair Run for Kids Foundation. For more information on all the wonderful work they do for kids affected with cancer, please check out their web-page here Tim Blair Run for Kids | Raising Funds for Childhood Cancer ( see poster - for ticket information, reference your name and how many tickets you purchase)