Gulf & Ranges Optometrists Pichi Richi Marathon Sunday 30th June 2019

REGISTRATIONS OPEN SOON


For nearly 4 Decades, the Pichi Richi Marathon has been a family fun tradition for people of all ages. Participants love getting out in the community, mixing, mingling, keeping fit and supporting charity at the same time!

 
IAAF-AIMS Certified Course
 
Walk • Jog • Run - the choice is yours. 4 Separate length legs of the marathon allow you to choose a distance perfect for you time availability or fitness level.
 
All legs follow the same route, simply starting at different times / points along the route, allowing all participants to finish at the Quorn Oval Complex at about the same time for a drink / bite to eat, plus an opportunity to share your experiences with others!

 

 
FULL MARATHON - 42.2km
Start time TBA
Please Note that new registrations will not be taken on the day.
Full Marathon Competitors must be 18 years or over on race day.
Leaves from the Best Western Standpipe Golf Motor Inn, on the corner of Highway 1 and 87, Port Augusta and finishes at the Quorn Oval Complex.
Marathon Competitors run with the traffic along Highway myperdsonaldomain.dyndns.org One till the Quorn turn-off, then cross the road and stay to the right-hand side of the road until the finish. Drink stations are positioned along the route.
 
HALF MARATHON - 22.1km
Start time TBA
Check-in at least 15 minutes before start 
Please Note that new registrations will not be taken on the day.
Half Marathon Competitors must be 16 years or over on race day.
Leaves from the half way point Saltia Creek Crossing and finishes at the Quorn Oval Complex.

10.5KM MARATHON
Walk start time TBA
Run start time TBA
check-in at least 15 minutes before start.
Please Note that new registrations will not be taken on the day.
10.5km Marathon Competitors must be 14 years or over on race day.
Leaves from the three-quarter point Old Willows Brewery and finishes at the Quorn Oval Complex
 
5KM MARATHON
Walk start time TBA
Run start time TBA
check-in at least 15 minutes before start.
Please Note that new registrations will not be taken on the day.
5km Marathon Competitors must be 10 years or over on race day.
Leaves from Four Winds Farm Gates and finishes at the Quorn Oval Complex
 
FUN RUN option - 1km
start time TBA
All entrants should check in and collect the race bibs at the Quorn Oval clubrooms at 11am, so they can walk over to the start line as a group.
1km Fun Run Competitors must be 10 years or under on race day.
Please Note that registrations can be taken on the day for the 1km Fun Run ONLY.
Leaves from the Quorn Caravan Park Gates and finishes at the Quorn Oval Complex
 
• RACE FACILITIES
After the race Hot Showers are available at Quorn Oval  (bring your own towel), plus there will be a BBQ on Quorn Oval plus Tea, Coffee, Soup, etc. Proceeds support charity.
 
Personal drink bottles for runners can be given to an organisation member before the start of the event and should be clearly labelled with the runners' name and drink stop (see mud map to the right).
 
• PRE-RACE INFORMATION / LAST CHANCE REGISTRATION SESSIONS
Committee members will be available for two separate Pre-Race information /last chance registration sessions. At these sessions, race numbers will be distributed to all participants and organisers will be available for any other race enquiries.  Can't make one of the two check ins to collect your bib? then along as you have paid in full you CAN collect it the morning of the event from your registered event starting point.
 
Friday 21st June - between 10:00am and 5:30pm
Corner Chapel & Gibson Streets, Port Augusta.