Iconic 42km Race Celebrates 42 Years - 2019 Melbourne Marathon Festival Returns

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“Australia’s largest marathon”; Melbourne Marathon Festival is back, and set to be bigger and better than ever!

So get ready Melbourne to tighten your laces, make a playlist and hit the ground running on Sunday 13th of October.

Featuring five cleverly curated courses for people of all ages, abilities and athletic stature, there is a circuit for everyone to experience the adrenaline-fuelled, fun-filled fitness festival.

The beloved festival gives participants a one-of-a-kind opportunity to experience Melbourne’s famous landmarks alongside swathes of fellow athletes in a whole new context.

From the stunning St Kilda foreshore to Flinders St Station and Albert Park Lake, there is no more satisfying way to experience the city’s sightseeing hotspots.

All races start beside the banks of the Yarra at Birrarung Marr and end with a victory lap inside the MCG to the deafening roar of a 40,000 strong crowd.

  • Melbourne Marathon 42.195km
  • SriLankan Airlines 21.1km Half Marathon
  • ASICS 10km Run
  • Westin 5km Run
  • 3km Walk

To register click HERE.

Melbourne Marathon - Sunday October 13

Proudly supported by Nova 100.

Written By Lynette C