Compass Club – Lambert Centre Marathon

Compass Club – Lambert Centre Marathon

This event is one of five events hosted by Elements Running. This being the central addition sees athletes run to the Lambert Centre which is the geographical centre of Australia.     Access to the Lambert Centre is via Finke road beginning at Kulgera Road House which...
Brisbane Marathon Festival

Brisbane Marathon Festival

If you’re after a PB, then this course may not be for you. Not that it’s particularly hilly, but if it’s a speedy time you’re after, your best bet is the GC Half Marathon a month later. While Brisbane’s Half Marathon course doesn’t boast a dead-flat experience like...
Great Ocean Road Running Festival

Great Ocean Road Running Festival

The Great Ocean Road Running Festival claims to be ‘Australia’s most stunning running event’ and I was excited and nervous to finally run the marathon (well slightly more, at 44km!) on the 16th May 2021. This event had been on my bucket list since 2014, and I had...
Elements Running – Compass Club North

Elements Running – Compass Club North

Elements running host five events per year as part of the compass club. Held at each of the five compass points of Australia, this event was the northern compass point finishing at the very tip of Cape York and the most northern tip of Australia. A trip to “the tip”...
Orange Running Festival

Orange Running Festival

Orange is a rural town in NSW 60km beyond Bathurst. Driving time from Sydney is approximately 3:30hrs but largely traffic dependent. The drive is scenic, taking road trippers through the blue mountains and no drive through Bathurst is complete without a drive on the...
City to Surf

City to Surf

Held in Sydney each August, this years event represented its 49th year. Once again the event was a sell out with over 80,000 participants making it the worlds biggest fun run. My husband and I travel up each year for this run and this year was our 8th year. Over that...