Alpine Challenge

Where: Victorian alps

Status: 100 mile trail run. This is widely regarded as the most physically demanding 100 miler in Australia – an extreme ultra run staged over 48 hours with no overnight stops. There are also 100km and 60km race options and team options.

When: The next event is 30 November 2015. The last event was 29 November 2014.

No. of competitors: 2006, 4 starters, no finishers; 2007 – cancelled because of bushfires; 2008 – 5 starters, 3 finishers; 2009 – 18 starters; 2010 – 62 starters; 2011 – 32 starters; 2012 – 65 starters

How long in existence: since 2006

Winners in recent years:

Alpine Challenge 100 Mile Results

Yearmaletimefemaletime
2015Chris Wight23.03.50Kathryn Austin34.53.04
2014Thomas Brazier25.24.00Gill Fowler27.42.33
2013*Dan Beard(120km only)Gill Fowler(120km only)
2012Matt Cooper25:19Katherine MacMillan37:45
2011Matt Cooper27:23!ERROR! unexpected operator '>'43:42
2010Phil Whitten27:00Delyth Lloyd34:47
2009Paul Monks32:45Jessica Robson36:00
2008Innes Smith & Lawrence Mead42:00
2007cancelled because of bushfires
20064 male starters, no finishers


* race halted early due to storm

Alpine Challenge 100km Results

Yearmaletimefemaletime
2015Thomas Brazier11.25.28Delina Rahmate15.54.09
2014John Powers14.03.41Jacqui Hansen18.55.20
2013Matt Cooper12:31Gretel Fortmann15:48
2012Todd Jenkinson19:51Tamsin Barnes20:34
2011Glen Robinson16:53Cassandra Schmidt17:52
2010Joe Murphy16:52Connie Stevenson21:40

Alpine Challenge 60km Results

Yearmaletimefemaletime
2015Tim Goddard7.35Coral Bayley9.15
2014Ewan Horsburgh7.09.10Lucy Bartholomew8.04.15

Race records:

100 mile: Male – Matt Cooper, 25:19, 2012; Female – Gill Fowler, 27:42:33, 2014
100km: Male – Matt Cooper, 12:31, 2013; Female – Gretel Fortmann, 15:48, 2013
60km: Male – Ewan Horsbugh, 7:09:10, 2014; Female – Lucy Bartholomew, 8:04:15, 2014.

Race Director:
Paul Ashton email or telephone 0418 136 070

Website

Full results: 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010