Bogong to Hotham
Where: Bogong to Hotham, Victorian alps. Starts at the Mountain Creek campground at the base of Mt Bogong, up the Staircase track to the summit of Bogong, down the other side to Big River and thence to the summit of Mt Hotham, via Warby’s corner, Langford Gap, Aquaduct Junction, Dibbin Hut, Derrick Hut and Mt Loch carpark.
Status: GPS-measured trail run of 64km with 42, 35 and 23km options. A selection race for those wishing to qualify for the Australian team to contest the world trail championships.
When: Next event is 8 January, 2017. Last event was 11 January 2015.
No. of finishers: 2004 – 9; 2005 – 27; 2006 – 55; 2007 – cancelled; 2008 – 58; 2009 – 65 (max); 2010 – 140; 2011 – 70; 2012 – course shortened mid-race due to extreme weather; 2013 – cancelled due to weather/fire risk
How long in existence: since 1984
Bogong to Hotham Results
|2015||Cancelled due to extremely wet weather|
|2014||Stu Gibson||6:44||Beth Cardelli||8:09|
|2013||cancelled due to severe weather/fire risk|
|2012*||Damon Goerke||4:02:28*||Beth Cardelli||5:00:10*|
|2011||Stu Gibson||6:59:21||Beth Cardelli||8:14:27|
|2010||John Winsbury||7:20:32||Beth Cardelli||9:00:15|
|2009||Damon Goerke||7:35||Nadine Kahler||9:??|
|2008||Tony Fattorini||7:39||Nadine Kahler||9:22|
|2007||cancelled due to bushfires|
|2006||Magnus Michelsson||7:01||Tamsin Barnes||11:26|
|2005||David Criniti||7:51||Vanessa Havero||9:30|
*course shortened to 35km mid-race in 2012 due to extreme weather
Male – Andrew Kromar 6:41:02 1996; Female – Beth Cardelli 8:09; 2014
Race Director: Andy Hewat, telephone 0421 040 700