The Mudgee Running Festival is well known for its relaxed friendly atmosphere, perfect for the first timer who is looking for a no-pressure race, yet still a course that is challenging to the experienced marathoner. Events include a Marathon, Half Marathon, 5km & 10km Fun Runs, all held on the one day – August 21st, 2016.
This year over $3000 in cash prizes will be awarded to the podium finishers in the Half and Full Marathon races! Prizes will be distributed as follows to the top 3 finishers in the mens and womens races:
1st – $500
2nd – $300
3rd – $150
1st – $300
2nd – $200
3rd – $100
The course weaves itself through the picturesque Mudgee valley; past vineyards, wineries, farmland, grazing cattle, and a band of friendly and enthusiastic volunteers cheering you on!
All entrants in the half and full marathon receive a quality Mudgee Running Festival shirt. All participants will receive a finisher’s medal.
It’s a fun family event with a great festival atmosphere. There’s a jumping castle for the kids, a massage service for competitors, food & drinks, and very importantly, good coffee!
Take a long weekend to enjoy your Mudgee experience. There are great cafes, charming wine bars and casual brasseries, with no less than 40 wineries within easy reach.
Online registrations are open now and will close at 6pm on the 18th of August.
Race kits will be available for collection on Saturday August 20th and race registrations will also be available at this time.
Unfortunately registrations will not be available on race day, so please ensure you register online or on Saturday afternoon.