MANSFIELD SHIRE 2018 AUSTRALIA DAY AWARDS
A Third Hand Volunteers are extremely proud that our fun run was awarded
'COMMUNITY EVENT OF THE YEAR'
"Thank you everyone for your support and we hope you enjoy this event as much as we do.
We will strive to make it bigger and better."
Register on-line before 11.59pm Friday November 1. You can still register on the day however a $15 surcharge will apply except for the 4km walk and the 2k & 1k runs.
GROUP/TEAM AND FAMILY OPTIONS AVAILABLE - REFER TO: REGISTRATION PAGE
Teams can be unlimited in size and the best 4 individual times for each team will be aggregated to form a team category prize. You are still receiving, and eligible for individual times and individual category positions and awards. There is no additional cost for team entries so get your best buddies together and build a team. Why don't you wear team colours!
Runners will be timed by FAST FINISH EVENT TIMING.
You will be issued with an ANKLE TIMING CHIP which accurately records each individuals time the moment you start no matter where you are standing on the start line. Please make sure you return the ankle timing chip and there will be people at the finish line collecting them. You will also receive a bib which you keep as a memento.
IMMEDIATE RESULTS ARE AVAILABLE ON THE DAY AND ON-LINE.
- Medals awarded to 1st, 2nd & 3rd in each category.
- HALF MARATHON - CASH PRIZES - 1st $300, 2nd $150 & 3rd $50.
Two age groups - U/40 & 40+, male and female.
Half Marathon and the 10k - will take place once the majority of runners in each distance
have crossed the finish line. You will need to be present to collect prize money and medals.
Half Marathon 'Participation Certificates' will be presented.
5k, 2k & 1k will take place after the 1k finishes at approximately 10.15-10.30am.
Since we took over the running of this event in 2011 with the fantastic support of the Mansfield community, participants, businesses and sponsors we have raised $102,000 for the Mansfield Hospital plus another $30,000 to Mansfield community groups.
THIS YEAR'S PROCEEDS WILL BE DONATED TO THE ROSEHAVEN HOSPICE IN MANSFIELD
* Fruit and water provided for all runners
* Portable EFTPOS machine (for registrations only)
* Egg and bacon rolls and BBQ sausages
* Coffee Van
* Cold drinks
* First Aid Station with qualified nurse
* Incident Control Centre
* Cloak Room / Lost Property
* Disabled Parking and Toilet Facilities
* Emergency Services notified
A photographer from Geo Snap Shot will be on site.You will be able to purchase photos from their website:
http://www.geosnapshot.com Awesome photos from previous years are on their website.
THIS IS A 'SMOKE FREE' EVENT
To register for 2019 click on the following link: