Hounslow Classic in the Blue Mountains, NSW

The Hounslow Classic is a 68km Ultra SkyMarathon and 21km SkyRace in the Blue Mountains of NSW. The event is sanctioned by the International SkyRunning Federation.

Starting in the picturesque township of Blackheath, one of the highest villages in the Blue Mountains - the Hounslow Classic Ultra takes runners of a tour of the Grose Valley past environmental icons such as Blue Gum Forest, Pulpit Rock, Junction Rock and Lockley Pylon. Not to mention the amazing Grand Canyon. This race is held on virgin territory when it comes to events and is awe inspiring in its scenery as it brings you into some pockets of the world which both amateur and professional photographers travel across the continent to capture.

Hounslow Classic

at
Memorial Park, Blackheath, NSW
Saturday, 07 October 2017
Run/Walk68K Trail/Mountain Run
Entry opens 1 May
Sunday, 08 October 2017
Run/Walk21K Trail/Mountain Run
Entry opens 1 May
Sunday, 09 October 2016

Hounslow Classic

Memorial Park, Blackheath, NSW
Run/Walk21K Trail/Mountain Run
Saturday, 08 October 2016

Hounslow Classic

Memorial Park, Blackheath, NSW
Run/Walk68K Trail/Mountain Run
Sunday, 11 October 2015

Hounslow Classic

Memorial Park, Blackheath, NSW
Run/Walk23K Trail/Mountain Run
Saturday, 10 October 2015

Hounslow Classic

Memorial Park, Blackheath, NSW
Run/Walk68K Trail/Mountain Run

Page history

Listing created02 Dec 2014 Last updated 23 Jan 2017 Last checked 06 Mar 2017

Update history

23 Jan 2017Added next event dates: 07/08 Oct 2017 20 Apr 2016Added link to online entry for event on 08/09 Oct 2016 18 Mar 2016Changed shorter distance event from 23K to 21K for event on 08/09 Oct 2016 as per update on event website 21 Jan 2016Added next event dates: 08/09 Oct 2016 10 Sep 2015Updated distances for event on 10/11 Oct 2015 to 68K & 23K (originally 75K & 21K) 18 Feb 2015Added link to online entry for events on 10/11 Oct 2015 02 Dec 2014Created listing, event dates: 10/11 Oct 2015

Location Map

Both events start and finish at Memorial Park in Blackheath in the Blue Mountains.

Note: map location(s) may be approximate.

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Event listings are based on information found on the official website and/or from event directors. All information presented is as accurate as possible but is subject to change without notice. Always check with the official event website for up to date information.

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