PO Box 7403, Cairns QLD 4870

Author: Sarah Dart

THAT’S GOLD!

This year was the 4th running of the Goldsborough Goldrush and from humble beginnings, a record 103 runners registered for one of the four distances offered. Thank you all for supporting our event!   Unfortunately the weather put a slight damper on things (literally) but 87 runners toed the starting line […]

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RUSH ON IN

The annual Goldsborough Goldrush trail races are coming! On Sunday June 24 we will be offering 5km, 10km, 18km and the iconic Adventuresport NQ  42km Goldrush Marathon. All races include a 1.5km return narrow trail section to scenic Kearney’s Falls. Two kms of open grass mark the beginning of the […]

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BARRON GORGE RACE REPORT

This year a small but appreciative group of runners contested the Barron Gorge Trail Race. The 11km race attracted 10 contestants while 23 started the 18km course. All runners finished which was very gratifying for the organisers and nobody got severely lost which was very gratifying for me as I […]

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GOOD NEWS – WEDNESDAY’S ARE BACK

On a happier note; if you are looking for someone to run with on a Wednesday evening – the council has approved our permit to allow for our weekly Social runs along the Esplande – so if you need to run off some of that excess chocolate consumed over the […]

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COPPERLODE HAS COPPED A LOAD

Well, I guess to say Mother Nature has not been too kind to us so far this year, might be an understatement! As hopefully, you are all aware, due to land slides and the Cairns City Council’s direction; our upcoming Copperlode Cup has had to be postponed. At this point in […]

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SMITHFIELD TRAIL RACE

Our annual introduction to trail running is fast approaching! Sprinting off at 4.30pm (make sure you are there for Check-in between 3.30pm and 4pm) this event is for both younger and older runners. Younger runners are welcome but where appropriate we recommend an adult running with them. Safety first of course! […]

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