The Valley Run is GoodRunnings’s first event in the scenic area of Tea Tree Gully. The course consists of a 10km loop along the Dry Creek corridor from Wynn Vale Dam through to Vaucluse Reserve in Valley View. The starting point will occur in Redwood Park, near where Milne Road meets Golden Grove Rd. Distances of 10km or less will involve one loop of the course, Distances of 15km or more will involve multiple loops.
See Facebook event page.
There will be 1 aid station on the course. It is present at the start/finish of each loop and will also be passed approximately halfway through the loop. The aid station will have lollies, hydration, and first aid.
DISTANCES, START TIMES, AND PRICES
42.2km** ($50) 10:00
30km ($45) 10:00
Half marathon ($40) 10:00
15km ($35) 10:30
10km ($30) 10:30
7.5km ($25) 10:30
5km ($25) 10:30
3km ($20) 10:30
*Listed prices are for standard registration. Late registration prices are $5 higher than standard registration. Late registration begins 26 July 2019.If you wish to be guaranteed a medal on the day, you must register before the late registration period. Medals are free to anyone running at least a half marathon distance and $8 to anyone running a shorter distance. Personalised medal inscriptions (with name and time) are available for an extra $5.
**MARATHON PARTICIPANTS: To ensure there are enough people to go ahead with the marathon distance, we request all runners interested in the marathon first register their FREE expression of interest through the registration link. Once 7 people have registered their interest, all interested parties will be contacted to officially register for the distance. Each runner will be charged the price which would have been available (early, standard, and late) when they registered their expression of interest..
RACE BRIEFING TIME
All runners are expected to be present at the start 15 minutes before the start time for the race briefing. Early and late starts can be arranged with an acceptable reason at the event organiser’s discretion. Please contact GoodRunningsinfo@gmail.com if you wish to arrange and early/late start. ALL EARLY/LATE STARTS MUST BE ARRANGED PRIOR TO THE EVENT.
The exact starting point will be announced, though it is known it will occur in Redwood Park, near where Milne Road meets Golden Grove Rd.