This year the start shifted to the Woodford swimming pool. Judging by the numbers who cooled off in the pool throughout a sunny May day, this was a welcome innovation. The great showers, toilets, BBQ and shade areas were fantastic too. Run options of 11, 30, 50 and 80 kilometres were offered and results are up on the brand new Glasshousetrails website. Continue reading Glasshouse Mts – Sun 20 May – Results
This is essentially a training event conducted without a QPWS permit. Thus we will start in groups of less than 15. The idea is to select a distance and start time (between 6pm and 7pm) at 15 minute intervals so that you finish before 10pm. Continue reading Beerburrum Night Run – Sunday 6 May
Showing off the bushland and beautiful rolling hills around Mount Mee, this is one of my favourite events. This years courses offer 10km, 26m and 50km options on mixed road/trails. The 10km course is on the ridge of the D’Aguilar range with scenic views along recreational trails; BBQ lunch is included in entry. Entries and race information here.
These are two of the best and most specific training articles you’ll ever find for trail running. Written by John Harding, you can download them directly here – downhill and uphill – or view them along with a whole lot more information on the mountain running scene on the Australian Mountain Running Association site http://www.mountainrunning.coolrunning.com.au/ .