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Event Program

NEXT EVENT DATE: 24 JUNE 2017
Full Event Program  AVAILABLE SOON
 
NOTE: THIS IS A CUP-FREE EVENT! There will be no cups supplied at aid stations on course or at the finish, in line with our, the Surf Coast Shire and Great Ocean Road Coastal Committee’s environmental stewardship. PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN hydration receptacles – hydropack, hand held bottles, water belt, collapsible cup…

FRIDAY 23 JUNE 2017

12noon–8pm Event Registration, Bomboras Kiosk / Torquay Angling Club, Fishermans Beach, The Esplanade, Torquay

SATURDAY 24 JUNE 2017

6.30am Bus schedule starts from Fairhaven to Torquay (refer to bus schedule below)

6.30am–8am Late Event Registration, Bomboras Kiosk / Torquay Angling Club, Fishermans Beach, The Esplanade, Torquay

8.15am Marathon race briefing at the start line at Torquay

8.30am Marathon starts (individual and team runners)

9.30am Late registration, Half Marathon, Point Addis

10.45am Half Marathon race briefing, on beach, Point Addis

11am Half Marathon starts at Point Addis

11.15am-11.30am First marathon runner expected to finish at Fairhaven

12.30 First half marathoner expected over line

2.30 pm Event Presentations at Fairhaven Surf Life Saving Club (FSLSC)

From 6pm (although you can get there anytime during the day!)  - Post run fun, music, food and celebratory drinks at the Airey’s Pub

MORE GENERAL EVENT DETAILS CHECK OUT OUR FAQ PAGE CLICK HERE

EVENT BUS SCHEDULE

Organisers will be providing a LIMITED bus service, primarily as an added service to competitors, allowing you to compete in the event without the need to use your car, assuming that you are staying in accommodation on the Surf Coast somewhere between Torquay and Fairhaven. NOTE there is a ticketed cost for the bus service payable on entry online.

 

FAIRHAVEN – TORQUAY (START LINE)

This service is for competitors (full and half) getting to the start line.

6.30am Bus leaves Fairhaven Surf Lifesaving Club.

7am Bus arrives Torquay

 

TORQUAY – POINT ADDIS (HALF MARA START)

This service is for half marathon runners or leg two runners in the team marathon wanting to get to Point Addis / Half Marathon Start / Leg Two Marathon Relay Start

9.30am Bus leaves Torquay start line

10am Bus arrive Point Addis (Half Mara Start, Start for Leg 2 relate team runner) for 10:45am briefing, 11am start.

FAIRHAVEN SLSC – POINT ADDIS (HALF MARA START)

This service is for half marathon runners or leg two runners in the team marathon wanting to get to Point Addis / Half Marathon Start / Leg Two Marathon Relay Start. We ask that half marathoners try to register on the Friday night (Torquay Angling Club / Bomboras Kiosk, Fishermans beach) as only limited time to register at Pt Addis.

9.30am Bus leaves Fairhaven SLSC

10am Bus arrive Point Addis (Half Mara Start, Start for Leg 2 relate team runner) for 10:45am briefing, 11am start.

POINT ADDIS – FAIRHAVEN SLSC

This is for leg one team marathoners wanting to get to the finishline

11.30am Bus leaves Point Addis

12 noon Bus arrive Fairhaven SLSC

 

FAIRHAVEN SLSC – TORQUAY

This service is for those wanting to stay on for presentations

1.30pm Depart FSLSC, for Torquay

3pm Depart FSLSC, for Torquay

5pm Depart FSLSC, for Torquay (pending bookings)

**There is also a public V-Line bus service that travels Fairhaven-Torquay-Geelong (to rail station) leaving 4:03pm outside FSLSC, arrive Torquay 4:40pm, arrive Geelong Station 5:15pm. See timetable here. You do need to pre-book via VLine so the bus driver knows to stop!

***An alternative should you want to leave earlier or at your own time and require transport back to Torquay (or anywhere on the Surf Coast)  is to ring Ride the Wave, and ask about arranging a booking.