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Friday 12 Dec, 14

Blackmores Sydney Marathon Awarded IAAF Road Race Gold Label Status
sydneyrunningfestival.com.au
20 September 2015

The Blackmores Sydney Marathon, part of the Blackmores Sydney Running Festival, has been awarded the prestigious top honour of the International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF) Road Race Gold Label status - recognising the event alongside household names of marathons such as London, Boston and New York.

Sunday 21 Sep, 14

ETHIOPIAN ATHLETES DOMINATE BLACKMORES SYDNEY MARATHON 2014

WOMEN’S WINNER SMASHES OWN RECORD TIME WITH BACK TO BACK TITLES  

KURT FEARNLEY CLAIMS 10TH WHEELCHAIR TITLE

 MORE THAN 34,000 CROSS SYDNEY HARBOUR BRIDGE ON FOUR COURSES

Sunday 21 Sep, 14

RESULTS – BLACKMORES SYDNEY HALF MARATHON

SYDNEY’S BRAD MILOSEVIC AND JAPAN’S RUKA NAKAMURA CLAIM VICTORY

9:00AM, SYDNEY: Sydney local Brad Milosevic and Japan’s Ruka Nakamura have crossed the line first in the men’s and women’s 2014 Blackmores Half Marathon, both capturing victory in slippery running conditions at the Sydney Opera House this morning.

Thursday 18 Sep, 14

This year’s Blackmores Sydney Marathon will see the fastest field ever assembled for the event ready to tackle Sydney's streets in a bid to smash the course record of 2.11.52 held by Yuki Kawauchi from Japan. 

Thursday 4 Sep, 14

Rebel & ASICS have joined forces to bring you the official merchandise for the Blackmores Sydney Running Festival.

The ASICS Event Expo will be located at Lower Town Hall, corner of George and Druitt Streets.

Peak your performance with garments created with you, the runner in mind. Available at the ASICS Event Expo, from Wed 17 - Saturday 20th Sept, a range designed to move with you, it’s the perfect memento for your run!

Monday 18 Aug, 14

Gary Darbyshire

Around three years ago I went through a very tricky time of my life. I had three biopsies in a space of a year for various health issues.  I was overweight and also suffered mild depression. I was not in a good place. I decided to begin more study a third master’s degree to give me some focus, during that time there I often went to the University of Wollongong gym to keep fit. 

Tuesday 8 Jul, 14

Don't miss out! Come and join us this Sunday 13 July, at The Rocks, for Sydney's most spectacular Sydney Harbour training event.

Tuesday 24 Jun, 14

“Now I have no symptoms of fibromyalgia – but I don’t want to stop running in case it returns!”

Lesley from Otago, New Zealand woke up one morning in March 2006 thinking she had the flu. Every bone and muscle in her body hurt but when she wasn’t getting better she went to her doctor – the first of which was to be many visits.

Thursday 19 Jun, 14

Andrew Burrows – Sibling rivalry inspired Andrew to lose 40kgs and get fit. This year he will take part in the Blackmores Half Marathon.

“I love now being fitter than my brother and sister and bring it on if they want to go for a run - I’m not the fat slow one anymore!”

Monday 31 Mar, 14

Entries are now open for the run that’s fun for everyone - The Blackmores Sydney Running Festival returns on Sunday 21 September 2014.

There are four stunning events to choose from - simply select the challenge that’s right for you. Each event gives you the unique opportunity to ‘Run the Bridge’ - traffic free and take in Sydney’s spectacular sights.

Events include:-

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