Subscribe      List an Event or Business      Invite a Writer      Write for WN      Writers      Other Locations
list an event      1 million Australian readers every month      facebook

Eltham Fun Run / Walk 2015

Home > Melbourne > Sport | Outdoor | Community Events
by Kelly Nicole O'Donnell (subscribe)
I enjoy running, getting outdoors and baking sweet treats. Subscribe to my articles to see what running events and other family activities I cover. You can also contact me via the following Twitter @knicoleodonnell
Run or walk
The Eltham Fun Run Walk is a community event held by the Eltham Leisure Centre. This year's event is the 32nd year of the run being held.

Eltham Fun Run
Eltham Fun Run, Fun Run ambassador Nikki Chapple

The event takes place this year on Sunday 15 March, 2015. There are two distances available for running these being a 5km and a 10km event. There is also a 5km walk for those who want something a little more relaxed.

The event commences and ends at the Eltham Leisure Centre along the bike path which leads through picturesque Eltham and Eltham South and through the Eltham Lower Park as shown below.

Eltham Fun Run Walk 2015
Course map

Registration is available online with the race fee set at $28 for online individual entries. Each online early bird registration made prior to the 8th March 2015 will receive a $30 Athletes Foot voucher which could be put towards some new runners. Online registrations can be made up to 5pm Friday 13th March 2015 with a late fee applying for registrations after 8th March. Team registrations are also available so grab a few friends and make a morning of it.

On the day registrations are available from 7am and race t-shirts can also be purchased.

Weekly running clinics are available for participants. Register for the running clinics at the Eltham Leisure Centre reception with two more clinics still to be held on Saturday 28th February and Saturday 7th March from 8am and 9am at the Eltham Leisure Centre. Running coach Julie Meneghini and Nikki Chappel the Eltham Leisure Centre 2015 Fun Run ambassador will be there to help you on the way to achieving your goals for this event. Back In Motion physiotherapists will also be available during the clinics for free gait assessments and to help with injury prevention in the lead up to the race.

Profits raised from this event all go towards the Eltham Open Doors Initiative.

So come and give this event a try and help support a worthy cause.
Help us improve  Click here if you liked this article  8
Share: email  facebook  twitter
Why? A community fun run to experience
When: Sunday 15 March, 2015 at 9am
Phone: 94392266
Where: Eltham Leisure Centre, 40 Brougham Street, Eltham
Cost: From $28
Your Comment
More Melbourne articles
Articles from other cities
Foodi Photoh Classie
Top Events
Popular Articles