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How Can I Enter?

Enter the Geelong Half Marathon
To ensure your safety and enjoyment, the field has been limited to 1200 competitors for each event.
Enter Now! (Only online registration is available.) An email will be sent to confirm registration.

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Entry Fees

Half Marathon – Adult – $55
Half Marathon – Australian Health Care Cards or under 18 – $40

7km Event – Adult – $25
7km Event – Australian Health Care Cards or under 18 – $20

These entry fees are GST inclusive. There are no additional handling fees etc. Reduced entry fees are for those with Australian Health Care Cards and for entrants who will be aged under 18 on race day
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Age Limit

While we actively encourage young runners, for safety reasons we must insist that all runners be aged 16 or more on race day for the Half Marathon and 14 years or more for the 7 km event.
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What Is The Last Day I Can Register?

Registrations will close at midday on Saturday 22nd April 2017 or earlier if the maximum number of 1200 runners has been reached prior to this date.
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Can I Enter On The Day?

No entries will be taken on the day of the event.

Will My Race Bib Be Sent To Me Before The Event?

For entries up to Monday 27th March, 2017: Your bib (with safety pins) and an event information brochure (including a course map) will be posted to you by standard mail from Melbourne no later than Wednesday 29th March, 2017. This will have everything you need and you will not need to check in to our Information tent before start time.

For entries up to Monday 10th April, 2017: Your bib and an event information brochure (including a course map) will be posted to you by standard mail from Melbourne no later than Wednesday 12th April, 2017. This will have everything you need and you will not need to check in to our Information tent before start time.

For entries after Monday 10th April, 2017: We will not post your event pack. Late entry bib collection will be on Saturday 22nd April from 4 pm to 6 pm at the Geelong Cross Country Clubrooms. These are under the James Harrison Bridge, on the south side of Barwon River, in Belmont, Geelong. Melways reference Map 451, K8.
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What if My Race Bib Does NOT Turn Up Before the Race?

If your bib does NOT arrive in time in the post, on Saturday 22nd April (the day before the event) from 4 pm to 6 pm, call in at the Geelong Cross Country Clubrooms to collect your bib. These are under the James Harrison Bridge, on the south side of Barwon River, in Belmont, Geelong. Melways reference Map 451, K8.

Can I Get A Refund If I Can’t Participate In The Race?

Yes, if you notify us by 12th April, we will refund your entry fee (less a $5 administration fee). Send your request to halfmarathon@gccc.asn.au No refunds are possible after 12th April 2017.
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