Busselton Marathon

START/FINISH LOCATION
Event Start & Finish is at the Barnard Park Sports Pavilion

START TIMES
06:30 – 8:00 Athlete check in and bib collection (if required)
7:30 Marathon start
8:00 Half Marathon start – 5Km/10Km start
1:30 – race cut off/close
1:30 – Awards

AGE RESTRICTIONS
This event is open to all ages over 5 years
Minimum age for 10Km is 12 years
Minimum age for 21Km is 16 years
Minimum age for 42Km is 18 years

LAPS
5Km – 1 lap of 5km course
10Km – 1 lap of 10Km course
21.1Km – 2 laps of Half Marathon course
42.2Km – 4 laps of Marathon course

BIBS
Number bibs, incorporating an embedded timing chip will be available for collection Saturday prior to race day between 2pm and 3pm from Sportspower, Queens St,  Busselton and from 6:30am on the Sunday morning prior to race start from the sports pavilion.  Your race bib can also be mailed out to you, please select this option on registering, a small fee applies.

AID STATIONS
Aid stations will be provided approximately every 2.5-3km and will have Water and Endura available.

TOILETS
Toilets are located at the start/finish area, Sea Rescue building & Freycinet Toilet block.
There are changing rooms and shower facilities at the sports pavilion.

RUNNING WITH HEADSETS/PRAMS
Headsets or headphones are permitted but we ask that you are vigilant and aware of others around you. We also ask that runners are mindful that they are under the direction of marshals. The course is multi lap and the lead runners may pass you at some stage. Showing common courtesy to other runners is the order of the day. You must also be aware of any lead or emergency vehicles on the course. Running prams are not permitted.

PARKING
Plenty of parking is available in and around the foreshore car parks near the event start location.

AWARDS
Finishers medal for everyone & place getter prizes across all distances for;
1st/2nd/3rd fastest male/female & 1st male/female of each of the following age categories:

Jnr ≤15
Open 16-44
Vet 45-59
Senior >60

Winners of 1/2/3RD ‘Fastest Male/Female’ are not eligible for age category prizes.

GENERAL RACE RULES

  • All participants are required to complete the online Event Registration entry form with accurate and correct information and accept the conditions noted within in the event waiver provided as part of the entry process.
  • Entry confirmation will be sent to the registered email address to confirm your race entry. If you did not receive the Race Confirmation, please contact the Event Management before the closing date.
  • By completing the Event Registration entry form you agree to abide by the rules and regulations of the event that you have entered.
  • The Event Management reserves the right to use any photographs or recordings of the participants for any commercial or advertising purposes without prior notice.
  • The Race Director decision is final.
  • To ensure that your event details are correct, please check your details upon receipt of the Race Confirmation Email and report the discrepancy from your intended registration to the organizers. Any changes thereafter may be subject to an administration charge.
  • All participants should pick up their Race Packs as advised in the event details. Those who are unable to collect their Race Packs on that day, must make other arrangements. Your race pack can be collected by another athlete, family or friend. Collection on race day by prior arrangement only.
  • All participants are required to attend the Event Briefing conducted by the Event Director
  • All participants must ensure that their race numbers are clearly visible as required for the event and Timing devices used as directed.
  • All runners must ensure that their race numbers are clearly visible at all times on the front of their clothing.
  • Bare torso is not allowed at all times.  A top must be worn at all times.
  • Support vehicles or pacers are not allowed.
  • Any participants deciding to withdraw from the race should report to the Race Officials.
  • Refunds – 50% refund is available up to 4 weeks prior to the event date. No refund is available beyond this time.

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Categories

Junior ≤15

Open/Vet 16-59

Seniors 60+

5Km

Early Bird $15  Regular $20 - Late Entry $30

Early Bird $25  Regular $30 - Late Entry $40

Early Bird $20  Regular $25 - Late Entry $35

10Km

Early Bird $25  Regular $30 - Late Entry $40

Early Bird $35  Regular $40 - Late Entry $50

Early Bird $30  Regular $35 - Late Entry $45

21Km

Not Applicable

Early Bird $55  Regular $60 - Late Entry $70

Early Bird $50  Regular $55 - Late Entry $65

42Km

Not Applicable

Early Bird $95  Regular $100 - Late Entry $110

Early Bird $85  Regular $90 - Late Entry $100