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Organiser

Independent Runner Events

Date:

Saturday, 22 May 2021 - Sunday, 23 May 2021

Location:

Showground Road, Gloucester Showground, GLOUCESTER


Registration closes on:

Friday, 21 May 2021 at 5:00 PM - (GMT+10:00) Canberra, Melbourne, Sydney

MAY BUCKETTS MARATHON Weekend

Cost: $60 Marathon / Day 1 - Gloucester Showground - 3pm

Cost: $60 Marathon / Day 2 - Gloucester Showground - 7am  

Cost $35 Half Marathon / Day 2 - Gloucester Showground - 7am 

Cost $25 1/4 Marathon Event / Day 2 ONLY Gloucester Showground  - 9am 

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COURSE DESCRIPTION:

May DOUBLE Bucketts Marathon Event Weekend:

Day 1 @ 22nd May - Marathon - Gloucester Showground - 3pm

Day 2 @ 23rd May - Marathon - Gloucester Showground - 7am

Day 2 @ 23rd May - Half Marathon - Gloucester Showground 7am

 Day 2 @ 23rd May - 1/4 Marathon - Gloucester Showground 9am

Please ensure you NOTE the 2 DAY EVENT is held at Gloucester Showground, Showground Road GLOUCESTER NSW

These courses will be on a Looped courses - map and instructions will be provided on the day - and posted on the invitation  page on our Facebook page.

COURSE As FOLLOWS

This new event venue is set within the Grounds and local roads of the Showground, Gloucester NSW.  The course has been set on dirt track and gravel road.  The course set is a looped course as follows:

Day 1 & 2 Marathon – 12 x 3.51k

Day 2 only Half Marathon – 6 x 3.51k

Day 2 only 1/4 Marathon - 3 x 3.51k 

As Day 1 Event starts at 3pm we will be running under lights from 8pm – if you plan to be running this long bring a headtorch and vest for your safety on course.

Cutoff for the Marathon is 11pm.

 AID STATION:

There will be ONE AID station at the Start area - you will pass this Table on every lap.

You can leave your belongings and drinks with the Volli on duty.

This event will be CUP Free – a refill station will be available for your bottles.

TIMEKEEPING

Our Volli will be recording laps and times (RD results are final).

Toilets 

Yes, in the Showground and on the course.

Parking

There is onsite parking and please follow directions on the day.

Accommodation/Camping

Yes ! Camping on-site (powered) are available – please contact us direct for more information 

Covid – Plan

Absolutely all government guidelines are strictly adhered too and this event will be following all updates in regards to Covid.  We will be monitoring the situation daily on the lead up to this event and numbers are strictly limited to ensure these guidelines are followed. Our plan is on our Website for all to read.

 

RACE BRIEFING:

15 minutes prior to your Start - right near the Starting area.

** Please note these Events are ‘Boutique’ running events - with limited number of entrants - so get in quick to register to ensure a spot.

IRE our now proudly sponsored by the following: