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HURRY early bird fees close June 30th

Queensland’s Capital City Marathon – August 6th 2017: Enter before June 30th to save $$. One of the most historic events on the Queensland running calendar, the Brisbane Marathon Festival has iconic resonance with the 1982 Commonwealth Games where the famed Robert de Castella was first across the line in a celebrated victory. This magnificent day embarked…

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Nine Queensland and NBN Television announce new Gold Coast Airport Marathon partnership

Monday 5 June 2017: Article obtained from goldcoastmarathon.com.au Nine Queensland and NBN Television have announced they will be official television partners of the 2017 Gold Coast Airport Marathon on 1 – 2 July. Among competitors in the 42.195km challenge is Nine News Queensland 6pm presenter Andrew Lofthouse who will race on the Gold Coast for…

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3 Keys to Finding Your Next Pair of Running Shoes

How do you know when you’ve found the right running shoes? Although bright colors and technological features catch the eye, finding a shoe that fits your needs is crucial. Start by visiting a running specialty shop and try on several pairs. Here’s how to know which one will keep you smiling after a couple hundred…

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Trail Running Workshop: April 29th

David Coombs – accomplished runner and physiotherapist at Physiologic on the Gold Coast is holding a trail running workshop on April 29th. Don’t miss it!  Article obtained from/ further information via davecoombs.com.au Running on the trails is a great way to improve your fitness, experience a bit of nature and get away from the hustle and…

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No more uncomfortable runs with SKIN SLICK! Grab yours now @ 15% off

Say NO to BLISTERS and CHAFING Don’t let chafing and blisters make your run uncomfortable. SKIN SLICK is the NEW no mess, aerosol, spray lube that is 100% water proof and sweat proof – meaning one spray lasts all day. Clear, odorless spray that still allows your skin to breathe, yet provides hours and hours…

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Coming from out of town for Stadium Stomp GABBA? Check out this hotel deal!

Are you keen to sign up for Stadium Stomp GABBA (Sunday 30th July 2017) and need accomodation? Quest Woolloongabba – which is a stones throw to the GABBA has a 15% discount on all rooms for a limited time only so bag your special today! Check out this link here to register and get your cheap accommodation!…

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Running trails & want a great shoe? Saucony has you covered with the new Peregrine 7!

Shoe review by Michelle Martinez; accomplished runner, coach/ director at Trail Blazers run coaching in Brisbane. When I was given the opportunity to take the Peregrine7s for a ‘test drive’, I couldn’t refuse the offer. Particularly, as I was a fan of Saucony road running shoes (hurricanes) over the many, many years when I consistently…

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Want to become an accredited recreational running coach? Check out our courses

Do you love coaching and want to enhance your skills? Take your current running knowledge and passion to help others and turn it into an official coach accreditation. We have loads of awesome coach accreditation courses available, provided by Queensland Athletics (QA). Check out the list of upcoming courses on the coach education page on the QA…

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Last minute Xmas gift for someone who likes to jog?

A discount of 25% on Brad Beer’s Amazon running and jogging best selling book, ‘You CAN Run Pain Free‘ is now available to all Qrun followers using the promo code QRUN (RRP is $24.95). Order your book here! This promo code will be active till December 31st 2016.    

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