Super Early Bird Entries for 2018 opening soon

Can’t wait for the next 7 Sunshine Coast Marathon? Neither can we, which is why we’re opening the Super Early Bird Entries on December 1. Opening entries this early in the year has several benefits: Some runners like to leave things to the last minute and enter races in person 24 hours before the gun…

7SCM to host Australian Half Marathon Champs

BREAKING: The 7 Sunshine Coast Marathon 2017 is proud to announce it will host the Australian Half Marathon Championships on Sunday 20 August. It’s the first time we have been awarded a national title race and we couldn’t be more excited, or proud, to be given the opportunity to showcase both the event and location….

Australia’s best runners prepare for a red hot half

Australia’s fastest male and female distance runners will not only vie for line honours at this year’s 7 Sunshine Coast Marathon, but a $25,000 pay day if they break the country’s long-standing half marathon record. Two-time Olympian, Collis Birmingham and Australia’s fastest current female marathoner Cassie Fien will be the leading runners to take up…

How to run in the heat

Acclimatising to humidity and summer temperatures is never easy. Let’s say it’s near impossible in Queensland (and let’s face it almost everywhere in Australia these days), where summer arrives suddenly one day and the heat can be relentless. Some runners are better at adapting to the heat than others. Not only does it make you…

Winter on the Sunshine Coast

There’s a reason why so many people love living, and visiting, the Sunshine Coast. After your run, why not enjoy a winter holiday filled with sunshine, beaches, hinterland, food and entertainment. Make the most of your next visit and live like a local, with the best sights, entertainment, food and attractions at the right price….

Events for Everyone

The 7 Sunshine Coast Marathon is an event for everybody. Choose from five distances including 2km, 5km, 10km, 21.1km half marathon or challenge yourself to the blue ribbon 42.2km marathon. See the full list of events by clicking here.