HALF MARATHON PROGRAMS

It’s time to get real – race day is 12 weeks away and we have a half marathon to run. This is the most popular of all our distances – we expect it to sell out in 2018 for the third consecutive year. If you’ve ticked the box on 10km and are looking for something else…

MARATHON NUTRITION >> Your FAQs answered <<

One of the best things about the FREE Tuesday run club is access to people in the know. Race director Jason Crowther is there, Atlas Multisports coaching staff are available and experienced runners and locals are available to give tips and advice on how to prepare for race day. This week’s best FAQ was about race…

EVERYONE HAS TO START SOMEWHERE

Each year runners step up to challenge themselves to run a little bit further, or maybe a little bit faster. 7 Sunshine Coast Marathon 2017 winner Clay Dawson was just like that in 2011 when he took up running to lose weight. Now the Brisbane teacher is stepping up with plans to complete five marathons between June…

WHO WILL BE $25K RICHER?

Australian distance runners will once again be offered a $25,000 carrot if they break the country’s long held half marathon record at the 7 Sunshine Coast Half Marathon on August 19. The flat and fast beachfront course coupled with cool to moderate winter temperatures makes it an ideal combination for Aussie athletes to have a crack at the men’s or women’s…

Team Work Makes the Dream Work

It’s true, by getting together with your friends, club mates, colleagues and family you’re more likely to stick to your goals and motivate each other. The 7 Sunshine Coast Marathon 2018 is the perfect opportunity to achieve a fun personal challenge together, plus we’ve made it easier (and more affordable) than ever to run as a team….

Australian Half Marathon Champs 2018

Australia’s best runners will take to the Sunshine Coast streets on August 19 for the 2018 Australian Half Marathon Championships. It’s the second 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…

Beat the Price Rise!

We are well and truly into 2018, Autumn is here and Easter is fast approaching. If way back when you set yourself a running goal and are now in need of a little extra motivation the 7 Sunshine Coast Marathon Super Early Bird period might be the motivation you’re looking for. Get your entry in before midnight Thursday…

Atlas Multisports acquires the Brisbane Marathon

ATLAS MULTISPORTS ANNOUNCES ACQUISITION OF THE BRISBANE MARATHON FESTIVAL One of Australia’s oldest running events, the Brisbane Marathon Festival, has been acquired by major events manager Atlas Multisports. Celebrating 27 years in 2018, the Brisbane Marathon is an iconic event on the endurance calendar, attracting up to 5000 participants from more than 35 countries. Atlas…

7SCM 2018 ENTRIES ARE OPEN 

Super Early Bird entries for the 7 Sunshine Coast Marathon are open. Join us for one of Australia’s favourite running events, challenge yourself to the 2km, 5km, 10km, 21.1km or 42.2km and enjoy the fast and scenic course. Don’t forget there’s plenty of action at Alex Surf Club where you can soak up the beachfront finish line with…

Faster and more scenic 7SCM course the winner for 2017

The 2017 edition of the 7 Sunshine Coast Marathon has won over this year’s runners who had nothing but praise for the new refined course that resulted in the removal of four u-turns plus the nasty hairpin corner at the finish. It makes sense that fewer corners makes for a more enjoyable run and participants were overwhelmingly supportive of…