Blackmores Bridge Run

Street by Street description
Start Line: On South Alfred St, 22m North of Fitzroy St intersection, western side of Bradfield Park, Milsons Point. Start seed groups A & B marshal along South Alfred St and Start Group C marshals in Fitzroy St (34m above sea level).
NOTE: Start window - each event has been allocated a 'Start Window', which is a specific period of time whereby the runners must cross the start line within this allocated 'window'. No one will be permitted to cross the start line after the 'Start Window' has closed. (Race time/Gun time - 0hr:35min, Day time - 9.35am).
Start northbound up Alfred St, Milsons Point to Lavender St round-about
Turn right at Lavender St round-about and then onto Bradfield Highway (Sydney Harbour Bridge approach)
Continue south along lanes 1 & 2 of Sydney Harbour Bridge approach (Adjacent to Milsons Point Station) and past 1km mark
Past North Pylon Harbour Bridge and veer slightly left toward lane 4
Past highest point halfway across Sydney Harbour Bridge (approx. 60m)
Stay in lanes 1, 2 & 3 and head towards the corkscrew, then enter the corkscrew from lane 1 (inside lane) and continue into the sourthern lanes (right) of the Cahill Expressway

Stay on the southern (right) lanes of the Cahill Expressway

Veer right from the Cahill Expressway onto Macquarie St, but once on Macquarie St you must veer right onto the right side of the street (western side) and pass drink station 1
Continue south along Macquarie St, past Sydney Hospital (toward Hyde Park), keeping to the right hand side of the road
Turn left onto Prince Albert Rd, keeping to the right hand side of the road
Turn right from Prince Albert Rd into the western side of College St then travel south along College St (keeping to the right at all times), to the College St U-turn
NOTE: Redirection point - At Prince Albert Rd and College St. Runners are redirected into Art Gallery Rd skipping the College St loop. (Gun time - 1hr:23min, Day time - 10.23am)
Return north along College St (keeping to the right) and turn right into St Mary's Rd
Veer immediately left into Art Gallery Rd (keeping to the right)
Approach drink station 2 at the Art Gallery of NSW, where runners can elect to take a slight deviation to the right to collect a drink, then continue along Art Gallery Rd again keeping to the right hand side
Continue along Art Gallery Rd and over land-bridge onto Mrs Macquaries Rd, always keeping to the right
Continue along Mrs Macquaries Rd and make an anti-clockwise loop around Mrs Macquaries Rd loop
Approach drink station 3 from an anti-clockwise direction therefore, get to the drink station approx 100m before the U-bend, then travel left around Mrs Macquaries Point
Continue to make an anti-clockwise loop around Mrs Macquaries Road loop
Keeping right at the split in the road on Mrs Macquaries Rd past Andrew Boy Charlton Pool
Continue along Mrs Macquaries Rd, up a short steep uphill section back past RBG Trust offices, keeping to the right
Returning over land-bridge and back onto Art Gallery Rd, keeping right and past the Art Gallery of NSW, keeping right
Continue on Art Gallery Rd keeping right
NOTE: Redirection point - At the exit from Art Gallery Rd back onto College St. (Gun time - 1hr55min, Day time - 10.55am)
Turn into St Mary's Rd from the right side of the road
Turn right into Prince Albert Rd and stay right along Prince Albert Rd
Right into Macquarie St
Continue north past Shakespeare Pl towards the Royal Botanic Gardens
Veer right at Bridge Street and head towards the Conservatorium of Music to the finish line
Finish: Conservatorium of Music just before the Government House Gates
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