WARATAH RUN SERIES
The Waratah Run Series is a rebranded and remodelled set of XC, road races and relays events. These events are for participants of all ages and abilities, and focus on participant enjoyment and on the day entertainment.
Formally, this series is known as the 'Athletics NSW Winter Series,' combining a community based social event with a championship component.
The event is held over the undulating hills at Miranda park in the heartland of the shire and is suitable for all ages and abilities. Waratah Series XC Relays is not only a team based event, it also caters for individual participators as well, offering distances of 2-4km.
On top of this, the event will play host to on the day activations, food and drink stalls, captivating race callers as well as entertaining music.
The 2019 event will be hosted by the Illawong Athletics Club and doubles up as the NSW Cross Country Relay Championships.
Saturday 25th May, 2019
Miranda Park, 639 Kingsway, Miranda
Fun Run (2km)
4x 2km | 4x 3km | 4x 4km
The entry fees are as follows:
Member team entry $38
Non-member team entry $70
2km/3km/4km Individual entry $10 (must run 1st leg of a relay race)
HALF PRICE ENTRY FOR MEMBERS!
Become a RunNSW Member to receive half price entry into this event and all other Waratah Run Series Events. Members also receive free entry into RunNSW Series Events. For more information, please click here.
Manual Team entry forms will be available soon!
Members are to be registered with Athletics NSW (or other state member association or Little Athletics NSW) for the 2018-19 season and wear their club uniform with their bibs worn front for the duration of the event.
Please note that Little Athletics NSW members only need to wear their registration number on the front of their uniform.
Non-members simply enter and race and will be provided with a competition bib and timing tag the registration table.
Team medals will be awarded at the conclusion of the races.
Please click here to view the 3km course.
Please click here to view the 4km course.
The 2km course will be 1 lap of the 4km course.
Parking is on-street along the Kingsway, Sylvania Road and nearby streets.
2019 Australian Cross Country Championships - NSW Team Selection
The Waratah Series Relays is one of the eligible events that will allow Under 14/16/18/20 and Open-age athletes to be eligible for NSW Team Selection for this year's 2019 Australian Cross Country Championships.
Please note that all athletes who wish to be eligible for NSW Team Selection will need to compete at the NSW Cross Country State Championships, as part of the Waratah Series Challenge, to be held in Nowra - Saturday, 22nd June.
The 2019 NSW Winter Handbook, with the competition rules relevant to all championship events.
To view a copy of the 2019 Winter Handbook, please click here.
Athletics NSW Competition Team
02 9746 1122.