Coburg 6 hour

Coburg 6 hour

Where: Harold Stevens Athletic Track, Coburg, a suburb of Melbourne, Vic.
Status: IAU bronze labelled track event on a 400 metre artificial surface purpose-built athletics track

When: Next event is 5 March 2017. Last event was 6 March 2016.
No. of finishers(including walks): 2015 – 37; 2014 -33; 2013 – 34; 2012 – 43; 2011 – 43; 2010 – 33; 2009 – 43; 2008 – 24;
How long in existence: since 1988, previously part of the 24 hour carnival, established as a separate event in 2008

Winners in recent years:

6hrs:
Year male time female time
2016 Francesco Ciancio 85.265 Amelia Griffith 70.945
2015 Dion Finocchiro 84.637 Nikki Wynd 71.914
2014 Peter Van Wijngaarden 80.874 Bernadette Benson 74.930
2013 Kevin Muller 75.909 Sharon Scholz 65.786
2012 Stuart Elliott 77.357 Claire Voitin 62.311
2011 David Staehr 79.298 Anne Ziogos 61.349
2010 Dean Cook 79.594 Sharon Scholz 71.927
2009 Michael Baldock (WA) 76.760 Caroline Pivetta 65.876
2008 Danny Hawksworth 77.802 Jane Sturzaker 58.430

Full results:
2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008

2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008

Pics: 2011 2013

Race records: Male – Dion Finocchiro 85.265km, 2016; female – Bernadette Benson 74.930km, 2014.

Race Directors:
Tim Erickson email or telephone 0412 257 496
Bernie Goggin email or telephone 0417 012 682

Event website