Where: Starting in Gallipoli Park, run east from Marysville into the Yarra ranges.
When: Next event is 6 November 2016. The last event was 8 November 2015.
Status: 50km trail race (~3km on bitumen) with shorter options (4k, 10k, half marathon, marathon). This event started as a fundraiser after the severe bushfires of 2009 and continues primarily as a fundraising event. The ultra distance event was changed from a 45km distance in 2009/2010 to a 50km distance in 2011.
No. of finishers (50k): 2013: 61; 2012: 60; 2011: 49;
How long in existence: Since 2009
Winners in recent years:
|2014||Adrian Lazar Adler||4:17:16||Katherine Macmillan||4:46:38|
|2013||Kevin Muller||4:09:32||Donna Urquhart||5:04:07|
|2012||Toby Wiadrowski||4:15:06||Sophie Wright||5:03:12|
|2011||Richard Does||4:14:58||Nikki Wynd||4:50:07|
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