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Want to challenge yourself this year at Relay? Participate in the Anytime Fitness Everyone Marathon at the 2017 Sutherland Shire Relay. The Anytime Fitness Marathon is fun and achievable for all.
All the informtion you need, including FAQ's are below.
You will need to be a participant of the Sutherland Shire Relay For Life Event in order to participate in the Everyone Marathon – click here to register www.shirerelay.com.au
On Saturday 6th May, you will need to register for the marathon at the Anytime Fitness Registration desk, located next to the start line. Registrations open from 7am.
Saturday 6 May, 2017 10am
On Saturday 6th May, arrive at 7am to register for the marathon at the Anytime Fitness Registration desk.
Once registered for the Everyone Marathon you must purchase a timing chip at a cost of $5.00 each. Each timing chip is linked to an individual’s name. Each participant will do their own laps with their own timing chips. Results can be viewed live through a website that will be given out at registration.
Timing chips must be returned to the registration area after completing your marathon.
At the end of the marathon, every participant who finishes will receive their very own medal from Anytime Fitness.
Refreshments will be available, but we recommend you bring your own water bottle to refill, and snacks to keep your energy levels high.
There will be warm up activities and stretches to get you ready for the marathon starting at 8.45am.
Answer: The track is made up of 2.5 metres of bitumen track with a 5metres specially built grass track giving an overall 7.5-metre-wide track.
Answer: The track is 440 metres long (Sylvania was 400 metres).
Answer: 96 laps which is calculated by dividing 42.195 kilometres by 450 metres which gives 93.7666 laps which will be adjusted at the starting lap. Therefore the start for the marathon will be 395 metres before the official start line to make up the distance
Answer: Timing chips (tokens are available for purchase at $5 each). Progressive Results will go to an app on your mobile phone and be displayed on the track and on the big screens both for individuals and teams.
Answer: Yes between 0700 and 0900 on the Saturday you can test your timing token.
Answer: Yes, of the 2.5 metre bitumen pathway at least half of that will be reserved for those who have wheels or need a hard surface.
Answer: If you purchase a timing token and complete the marathon there is a medal for individuals. (subject to a limit on numbers)
Answer: Yes, on individual’s mobile phones and displayed on the big screen.
Answer: No, you can run, jog or walk or do a mixture of the above.
Answer: You can have a large or small team if attending for the whole 24 hours then a team of 10 is suggested so that you have someone on the track throughout the whole 24 hours.
Answer: The track has a slight elevation of 5 metres rise in the back corner. It commences at 15 metres above sea level and reaches 20 metre at its highest point.
Answer: Because it is undergoing a tack surface replacement therefore we will remain at Don Lucas Reserve, Wanda Beach, Cronulla in coming years.
Answer: There are several water points, drinking fountains and toilets trackside.
Answer: Portable lighting will floodlight the track.
Answer: The Sutherland Shire Relay For Life is a 24 hour event so here is plenty of time to complete a marathon or an ultramarathon.
Answer: No, you can come later in the day but it is recommended to begin before 1500 on the Saturday, as there are many other activities occurring as part of Relay.
Answer: The Nipper Challenge will run from 10am until 10pm on the Saturday with the trophy presented on the Sunday morning.
Every Relay For Life begins with an Opening Lap to celebrate and support cancer Survivors and their Carers. All Survivors and Carers are welcome to join in—you don't even need to be part of a team. We hope you can join us.Register for the Survivors and Carers lap
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