ANZAC Day Challenge in Sydney, NSW

Saturday, 23 April 2016

St Ives Showground, Sydney, NSW

Run/Walk Off Road/Trail Superlong Ultra 100K Team Relay

The most recent edition of this event was on 23 April 2017.

The ANZAC Day Challenge is staged on stunning trails across two National Parks within northern Sydney: the Ku-rin-gai and Garigal National Parks. In 2017, there are 40km, 25km and 11km trail run events.

The 40km event, known as The NEK 40 Challenge, is a point to point race beginning at the Manly Dam Memorial and finishing at the event hub at St Ives Showground, with an 8 hour time limit.

The 25km event, known as the Hill 60 Challenge, will be the same as 2016 starting and finishing at St Ives Showground, and taking runners on a spectacular and scenic course down to Bobbin Head and back. This event will have a 6 hour 30 minute cut off.

This year sees the introduction of an 11km event known as The Lone Pine Challenge, which will see runners venture into the St Ives Wildflower Gardens completing 2 laps of the main trails through the gardens before returning to the event hub at St Ives Showground.

Please note: the description for this listing is based on the most recent edition of this event.


Big Run Events


100K Solo/Relay

Location map

The event hub is at St Ives Showground. All events start and finish here, except for the 40km which starts at Manly Dam and finishes at St Ives.

Note: map location may be approximate.

Other events

Others editons of this event were on / will be on:
- 23 April 2017
- 23 April 2016
- 25 April 2015


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