MINI MARATHONER TEES!

Seeing the next generation out in force on our 2km RMHC SEQ Family Dash is one of our favourite moments on race day. With that in mind, we’ve created kids tees especially for our mini marathoners. These are only available for pre-order online, ready for collection on event weekend. This, and all of our event merchandise is available to…

RACE NUTRITION PREPARATION

If you have spent hours training each week then it only makes sense to optimise your performance with the correct nutrition. The golden rule of sports nutrition is to practice your race day nutrition during training to ensure everything goes to plan on the day…so with less than 8 weeks to go until the 7…

7SCM HALF MARATHON AWARDED IAAF BRONZE LABEL STATUS

The 7 Sunshine Coast Marathon Festival is excited to announce that the McDonald’s Half Marathon has received ‘IAAF Bronze Label’ status in 2019. This ‘Label’ categorises the best elite races, giving athletes, fans and media guidance towards the world’s finest competitions. For events with a mass participation component, a ‘Label’ also signifies superior standards in…

BE SUPER BE EARLY

Super Early Bird entries for the 2019 7 Sunshine Coast Marathon, August 2-4, close in just 24 hours. Now’s your chance to a) lock away your goal race for 2019 b) get the lowest price – save up to $20 on the standard entry fee and c) secure your spot on the start line for the Channel 7…

AUSTRALIAN HALF MARATHON CHAMPIONSHIPS 2019

Australia’s best runners will again take to the Sunshine Coast streets on August 4 for the 2019 Australian Half Marathon Championships. It’s the third year we’ve hosted the national titles, which gives runners from across the country the chance to not only get on the podium but the opportunity to pull on the green and gold for…

ENJOY A HEALTHY, FUN FILLED, GOAL CRUSHING YEAR!

As we continue to head into 2019 here are our top tips ensure you stay on track with those New Year’s Resolutions and have a healthy, fun filled, goal crushing year! Focus on fun! It’s easy to get wrapped up in the day to day of our busy schedules; overloaded with work and family commitments,…

SUNSHINE COAST MARATHON VETERAN RETURNING IN 2019

In late 2018 Michael Booth officially entered the 7 Sunshine Coast Marathon for the seventh time. Which will on August 4, 2019, put him amongst an elite collection of competitors to have done so. This will add to the 64-year-old’s long list of achievements; since he developed his passion for running in his home town…

MEET OUR 2019 AMBASSADORS

We are thrilled to welcome Ana Croger and Clay Dawson to the 7 Sunshine Coast Marathon team as our 2019 event ambassadors.  Read here about who they are and why they share our common love…running. Ana Croger As a busy mother of 3 and a lawyer Ana (pictured) started running 6 years ago after her…

ONE IN TWO RUNNERS SET A PERSONAL BEST

The 7 Sunshine Coast Marathon’s fast course and supportive atmosphere makes it a popular race choice for first time marathoners, runners wanting a Boston Qualifier (BQ) or those chasing an elusive personal best. For a second year in a row survey results show that nearly 60% of participants clocked a personal best on the fast course. Mother of 3, Ana Croger…

MARATHON ENTRIES OFF AND RUNNING

Entries for the Sunshine Coast’s biggest one day sporting event are officially off and running. Organisers for the eighth annual 7 Sunshine Coast Marathon running festival have set their sights on achieving new records for the event with up to 6500 runners anticipated on Sunday August 4. Atlas Multisports managing director Jason Crowther said the…