Busselton Marathon

START/FINISH LOCATION
Event Start & Finish is at the Oval opposite the Busselton Jetty by the new Amphitheater and Pirates play ground.

MODIFIED START TIMES FOR 2020 DUE TO COVID
06:30 – 8:00 Athlete check in and bib collection (if required)

Marathon Start Time
Wave 1 Sub 3hrs 7:50
Wave 2 Sub 4hrs 7:52
Wave 3 Remainder 7:54

21.1km Start Time
Wave 1 Sub 1:30 8:00
Wave 2 Sub 2:00 8:02
Wave 3 Remainder 8:04

10km Start Time
Wave 1 Sub 45m 8:10
Wave 2 Remainder 8:12

5Km Start Time
Wave 1 Sub 25m 8:15
Wave 2 Remainder 8:17

PRESENTATIONS
10:00am 5km and 10km presentations
1:30 – 21.1Km & 42.2Km presentations

AGE RESTRICTIONS
This event is open to all ages over 5 years
Minimum age for 10Km is 12 years
Minimum age for 21Km is 16 years
Minimum age for 42Km is 18 years

LAPS
5Km – 1 lap of 5km course
10Km – 1 lap of 10Km course
21.1Km – 2 laps of Half Marathon course
42.2Km – 4 laps of Marathon course

BIBS
Numbered bibs, incorporating an embedded timing chip, will be provided.  These will be mailed out approximately 10 days prior to race day to ensure delivery by Australia Post.  Those entering after this time will need to collect their race bib either from Fat Duck Cycles in Busselton from 11-12pm Saturday prior or on the morning of the event prior to race start.

AID STATIONS
Aid stations will be provided approximately every 2.5km-3km and will have Water and Tailwind available.

TOILETS
Toilets are located at the start/finish area, Sea Rescue building & Freycinet Toilet block.

RUNNING WITH HEADSETS/PRAMS
Headsets or headphones are permitted but we ask that you are vigilant and aware of others around you. We also ask that runners are mindful that they are under the direction of marshals. The course is multi lap and the lead runners may pass you at some stage. Showing common courtesy to other runners is the order of the day. You must also be aware of any lead or emergency vehicles on the course. Running with prams is not permitted.

PARKING
Plenty of parking is available in and around the foreshore car parks near the event start location.

AWARDS
Finishers medal for everyone & place getter prizes across all distances for;
1st/2nd/3rd fastest male/female & 1st male/female of each of the following age categories:

Jnr ≤15
Open 16-44
Vet 45-59
Senior >60

Winners of 1/2/3RD ‘Fastest Male/Female’ are not eligible for age category prizes (attendance required to receive awards).

GENERAL RACE RULES

  • All participants are required to complete the online Event Registration entry form with accurate and correct information and accept the conditions noted within in the event waiver provided as part of the entry process.
  • Entry confirmation will be sent to the registered email address to confirm your race entry. If you did not receive the Race Confirmation, please contact the Event Management before the closing date.
  • By completing the Event Registration entry form you agree to abide by the rules and regulations of the event that you have entered.
  • The Event Management reserves the right to use any photographs or recordings of the participants for any commercial or advertising purposes without prior notice.
  • The Race Director decision is final.
  • To ensure that your event details are correct, please check your details upon receipt of the Race Confirmation Email and report the discrepancy from your intended registration to the organizers. Any changes thereafter may be subject to an administration charge.
  • All participants should pick up their Race Packs as advised in the event details. Those who are unable to collect their Race Packs on that day, must make other arrangements. Your race pack can be collected by another athlete, family or friend. Collection on race day by prior arrangement only.
  • All participants are required to attend the Event Briefing conducted by the Event Director
  • All participants must ensure that their race numbers are clearly visible as required for the event and Timing devices used as directed.
  • All runners must ensure that their race numbers are clearly visible at all times on the front of their clothing.
  • Bare torso is not allowed at all times.  A top must be worn at all times.
  • Support vehicles or pacers are not allowed.
  • Any participants deciding to withdraw from the race should report to the Race Officials.
  • Refunds – 50% refund is available up to 4 weeks prior to the event date. No refund is available beyond this time.

Amalfi Resort

Discounts when booking directly with the resort

Ithaca Motel

Discounts available when booking directly with the motel

Abbey Beach Resort

*****

Big 4 Beachlands

***

Kookaburra Caravan Park

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Categories

Junior ≤15

Open/Vet 16-59

Seniors 60+

5Km

Early Bird $15  Regular $20 - Late Entry $30

Early Bird $30  Regular $35 - Late Entry $45

Early Bird $25  Regular $30 - Late Entry $30

10Km

Early Bird $25  Regular $30 - Late Entry $40

Early Bird $40  Regular $45 - Late Entry $55

Early Bird $35  Regular $40 - Late Entry $40

21Km

Not Applicable

Early Bird $60  Regular $65 - Late Entry $75

Early Bird $55  Regular $60 - Late Entry $60

42Km

Not Applicable

Early Bird $100  Regular $110 - Late Entry $120

Early Bird $95  Regular $100 - Late Entry $100

Aid Stations

5Km Course Details

5km Course Detail

10Km Course Detail

Full & Half Course Detail