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Greenbelt Challenge 2018

July 22, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm

Originally starting out as the Half Marathon Distance of the Adelaide Marathon, Greenbelt has evolved over the years; from changes to its course to shorter distances being added.

In 2018 the Greenbelt Half will become the Greenbelt Challenge

The Greenbelt Challenge will consist of 5 distances.



30K Course
Half Marathon Course
10K Course
5K Course

Start Times:

30K: – 8.00am
Half Marathon:
10K: 8.30am
5K: 8.45am
Kids Fun Run: – 10.00am

Shuttle Buses:

Shuttle Buses will be available for entrants of the 30K distance.
Prior to the event, Buses will drive from the Finish Line in West Beach, to the respective Start Lines, entrants then run the event course back to their car.
Bus tickets can be purchased during the registration process or by contacting the SARRC Office on 0403 039 307 or 08 7006 3203.

30K Buses will be departing Henley Sailing Club, West Beach at 6.15am sharp. Please arrive at 6.00am.


Parking is available in surrounding streets of Start and Finish Areas.

Race Bib Collection:

Saturday 21st July 2018 – 9.00am-11.00am – SARRC Clubrooms, North Adelaide

Sunday 22nd July 2018 – Bib Collection opens 1 hour before your event starts, and at the Start Line of your distance.
30K – 7.00am-8.00am – River Drive, Athelstone
Half Marathon – 7.00am-8.00am – Henley Sailing Club, West Beach
10K – 7.30am-8.30am – Henley Sailing Club, West Beach
5K – 7.45am-8.45am – Henley Sailing Club, West Beach  
Kids Fun Run –  9.00am-10.00am – Henley Sailing Club, West Beach

Bag Drop:

For the 30K Runners you will be able to drop a bag at the Start Line before you start your run, and we will drive it to the Finish Line for you to collect after you finish.
Collect a bag tag from the Bib Collection Area and attach to your bag with your details on it. Place the tagged bag on the bus. Please ensure your bag is not too large and bulky for Volunteers handling it.

For the Half Marathon, 10K and 5K Runners you will be able to drop your bags at the Bag Drop position in the Race Village. Collect a bag tag from the Bib Collection Area and attach to your bag with your details on it. Please ensure your bag is not too large and bulky for Volunteers handling it.

Course Cut Off:

30K: 5hours | 1.00pm | 10m00secs/kms
Half Marathon: 5hours | 1.00pm | 14m13secs/kms
10K: 4.5hours | 1.00pm | 27m00secs/kms
5K: 4.25hours | 1.00pm | 51m00secs/kms

Drink Stations:

Drink Stations located every 2-2.5K.
Every 2nd Drink Station has Powerade/Gatorade.

Race Village:

We will have our Race Village set up at the Finish Line in West Beach. We have a couple of food trucks and a coffee van organised. Feel free to bring a picnic rug, and set up for a day of family fun!

There will be water available at the 30K Start.


Would you like to run the Greenbelt Challenge for free? Can you maintain a consistent pace for a half marathon? Are you willing to motivate others throughout the run to achieve their running goal?

We are currently seeking interest from members who would like to pace at the Greenbelt Challenge on the 22nd April 2018. Ideally you have some experience as a pacer before, however, as long as you have had experience running the requested distance a number of times in the past we will consider you.

If this describes you & you are interested in being one of the pacers at the Greenbelt Challenge, please contact office@sarrc.asn.au expressing which event you would like to be considered for and the time that you can run this event in comfortably (ideally should be at least 10mins slower than the most recent time you ran this distance). If you were not planning on running in the Greenbelt Challenge, we are also seeking interest for Pacers for our other events throughout the year.



Entries Open Sunday 28th January 2018
Super Early Bird Close Sunday 25th February 2018
Early Bird Close Sunday 10th June 2018 @ Midnight
Refunds Close Sunday 24th June 2018 @ Midnight
Participant to Participant Transfers Close Sunday 24th June 2018 @ Midnight
Self-Edit Close Sunday 24th June 2018 @ Midnight
Distance Transfer Close Sunday 24th June 2018 @ Midnight
Entries Close Thursday 19th July 2018 @ Midday
Late Entries (Incurs a late fee) Contact Office – office@sarrc.asn.au
FEE STRUCTURE Super Early Bird Early Bird General
30K $55 $65 $75
21.1K $50 $60 $70
10K $30 $40 $50
5K $10 $20 $30
YOUTH U12 $10 $15 $20


July 22, 2018
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Event Category:


08 7120 2338

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