ACT Cross Country Club Canberra Road Running Festival

Half Marathon

The 41st Annual Rex Foulkes Half Marathon incorporates the ACT Half Marathon Championships.

Where: Start / Finish at Manuka Oval.
When: 7am Sunday 2 May.
Distance: Standard half-marathon distance of 21.097km.
Course: See course map.
Refunds: See Refund Policy.
Acknowledgement of entries: A list of all entrants will be on the website.
Bib numbers: Bib numbers are not transferable and can be picked up from Manuka Oval, Bradman Room between 2pm & 5pm Saturday and also from 6am Sunday morning.
Time limit: No time limit. It is expected that all half marathoners will be past Kings Avenue Bridge by 10:30am.
Drink Stations: Water and sports drinks approximately every 5km as indicated on the course maps.
Distance splits: Each kilometre is accurately measured and signposted.
Rewards: All finishers will receive a finisher's medal. The results booklet will not be posted to each runner but sent by email. Finisher's certificates can be downloaded via the website.
Awards: First three males and females outright will receive a trophy and a cash prize of $1000, $700 and $400 respectively. Fourth and fifth place males and females will receive a medal and a cash prize of $250 and $150 respectively. First Masters male and female in each five-year category from M40/W40 will receive a medal plus a gift voucher. Numerous barrel draws for all half marathon, marathon and ultra marathon finishers. Must be present to win barrel draws.
Presentations: Presentations will commence at 11am Sunday 2nd May inside Manuka Oval.

Certified Accurate Course

Certified Accurate Course

Course description

The course consists of a 10km loop through the Parliamentary Triangle (orange line), followed by a loop around central basin (pink line). Participants will cross Kings Avenue Bridge on the outwards journey and Commonwealth Avenue Bridge on the return journey.

Course map (click on map to enlarge)

Half Marathon Course Map (click to enlarge)

For further information contact secretary@canberrarunner.com.au