Newcastle Cross Country Club's Mt Sugarloaf Cross Country and 25km King of the Mountain on Saturday, 4 August 2018 are the eighteenth in a series of races between April and September in the Hunter Region of NSW.
King of the Mountain competitors will run along the fire trail from the top of Mt Sugarloaf, down to Wakefield and return via the same trail. Run finisher medals for the first 3 places in the King and Queen of the Mountain will be presented at the conclusion of the event. There is hot soup and a BBQ available at the finish.
The cross country events commence at the top of Mt Sugarloaf, and continue out along one of the fire trails and back again. There is a BBQ for all runners on the day.
You do need to be a club member to participate in these events; membership is open to anyone subject to completing an application form and paying a fairly minimal registration fee. Either join online beforehand or on race day for a slightly higher fee.
King of the Mountain: