Q. Where are the best places to park for the event?
A. OPEN TILL 5:35AM ONLY Mari Street, Alexandra Headlands – access via left turn from Pacific Terrace onto Alex Parade and follow slip lane. Opposite event precinct. Gold coin donation with all proceeds going to the Alex Surf Lifesaving Club Open for entry until 5:35am only.
Street parking available but parking regulations in place Alex Headlands and Mooloolaba Please abide by parking regulations Please see individual streets/areas
Q. Can I transfer my entry to someone else?
A. Yes. Transfers to another person can be done at race pack collection. Please bring confirmation email, collect bib and then bring it to late entries for transfer. Transfers of distance and person will be subject to availability of races. Transfers incur a $10 transfer fee.
Q. Can I transfer my distance?
A. Yes. You can transfer to another distance by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org up until 5pm Thursday 20th of June 2019. After this time transfers of distances can be done at race pack collection. Please bring confirmation email, collect bib and then bring it to late entries for transfer. Transfers of distance and person will be subject to availability of races. Transfers incur a $10 transfer fee.
Q. Are personal drinks/nutrition allowed on course?
A. All participants will have the opportunity to access their own personal ‘special needs drinks’ at all aid stations on course. Although not compulsory, we invite you to utilise this service. If you wish to have your own personal drinks placed on course by our team, please clearly mark and place in the special need boxes at race pack collection.
Q. Where are the aid stations located?
A. AID STATION LOCATIONS 2.9km | 6.7 km | 8.6 km | 10.3km | 12.2km | 14.4 km | 15.9km | 17.8km | 19.5km | 22.1km | 24km | 25.7km | 28.4km | 30.1km| 32.7km | 34.6km | 36.4km | 39km
Q. Will there be pace runners?
A. Yes. Marathon Paces: 3:15, 3:30, 3:45, 4:00, 4:15, 4:30. Half Marathon Paces: 1:24, 1:30, 1:45, 2:00, 2:15
Q. Can I run with a pram?
A. Yes – you are welcome to run with a pram in any of the distances, however we please ask out of courtesy to other runners to please start at the back.
Q. Can I run with headphones?
A. Yes you are welcome to run with headphones, but please be mindful of volunteers, police and ambulance and other runners.
Q. When can I collect my bib and race pack?
A. Please find all registration information here.
Q. Do I need to enter if I am running with my child?
A. Yes all persons participating need to register. If you are already entered in an alternative distance and would like to accompany your child you do not need to enter again. Please leave your bib on to show you are a registered participant.
Q. Can I walk my event?
A. Yes you are welcome to walk the 10km, 5km and 2km events, but please be mindful that roads will reopen at 12:00pm and all participants must be finished by then. We encourage you to choose a distance you know you will be able to complete by 12:00pm.
Q. What date determines the competitors age category?
A. The age group determination is taken from the competitors age on race day.
Q. How do I enter a team?
A: Teams are a great addition to the 7 Sunshine Coast Marathon. It’s a great opportunity for family, friends or work colleagues to come together and work towards a common fitness goal. Team members don’t have to run the same distance. Please click here for instructions on how to register your team.
Q. Where can I put up my team tent?
A. Teams who want to put up their team tent along the run course are welcome to do so at no cost but we ask that teams contact email@example.com with their details and marquee size to reserve a spot.
Q. I am a food or drink vendor, where can I apply for a spot at the Event?
A. Food and drink vendors will be limited and contacted directly by the 7SCM Team.