Hills to Henley

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28 July 2024


 Hills to Henley River Run (renamed from Greenbelt Challenge) takes advantage of sealed off-road trails through Linear Park following the River Torrens / Karrawirra Parri from Athelstone to Henley Beach..

Distances available at Hills to Henley 2024 are:
30km – Athelstone Recreation Reserve*, Athelstone to Harold & Cynthia Anderson Reserve, West Beach
21.1km – Felixstowe Reserve, Felixstowe to Harold & Cynthia Anderson Reserve, West Beach
10km – Out and back from Harold & Cynthia Anderson Reserve, West Beach
5km – Out and back from Harold & Cynthia Anderson Reserve, West Beach

Competitors Handbook


Early Bird Entries Closes: 11:59pm on Mon 24th June 2024

General Entry Closes: Midnight on Wed 24th July 2024

Online Late Entry's Closes: 4:30pm on Sat 27th July 2024 **  incurs a late entry fee  **

Raceday Late Entry's close 10 minutes before start times  ** 5km & 10km events only  **


Friday (26th)
12:00pm to 5:30pm – Bib Collection – Sportitude, 20 Manton St Hindmarsh

Saturday (27th)
9:00am to 12:00pm – Bib Collection – Sportitude, 20 Manton St Hindmarsh

Sunday (28th)
6.15am:         Athelstone Bus #1 (30K) Departure from Harold & Cynthia Anderson Reserve, West Beach arriving 6:55am
6.30am:         Athelstone Bus #2 (30K) Departure from Harold & Cynthia Anderson Reserve, West Beach arriving 7:10am
6.30am:         Felixstowe Bus #1 (21.1K) Departure from Harold & Cynthia Anderson Reserve, West Beach arriving 7:00am
6.45am:         Felixstowe Bus #2 (21.1K) Departure from Harold & Cynthia Anderson Reserve, West Beach arriving 7:15am
7:00am:         Bib Collection Opens (Athelstone Recreation Reserve, Felixstowe Reserve and Harold & Cynthia Anderson Reserve).
8:00am:         30 km start (from Athelstone Recreation Reserve)
8:00am:         21 km start (from Felixstowe Reserve)
8:00am:         10km start (from Harold & Cynthia Anderson Reserve)
8:15am          5km start(from Harold & Cynthia Anderson Reserve)
9:00am:         Winners presentations for 5K
9:10am:         Winners presentations for 10K
9:20am:         Age Group Awards for 5K
9:30am:         Age Group Awards for 10K
10:00am:       Winners Awards for 21.1K
10:10am:       Winners Awards for 30K
10.15am:       Kids run registration and event (Kids Course)
10:30am:       Age Group Awards 21.1K
11.00pm:       Age Group Awards 30K
12:30pm:       Course closure

BIB Collection

You are strongly encouraged to collect your race bib at Bib Collection on Friday & Saturday from Sportitude, Hindmarsh - 20 Manton St, Hindmarsh

On race day, Bib collection for 30K & 21.1K will be at their respective start locations only, from 7:00am. Bib collection for the 5Km & 10Km will be at Harold & Cynthia Anderson Reserve from 7:00am.

NOTE: There will be no Bib pickup at Harold & Cynthia Anderson Reserve for 21K & 30K participants.


We pre-order medals, and you will receive a finisher medal unless we run out. (We expect to have pre-ordered enough, but can’t guarantee this for Late Registers).

  • If you place in the first three male or female finishers in any distance your achievement will be recognised at our Placegetters Awards ceremony.
  • If you place in your ten-year age category you will receive an additional award at the Age Group Awards ceremonies
  • 1st, 2nd & 3rd Male and Female SARRC Member will receive prize money. (30km, 21.1km & 10km only)

 2023 HH Medals T

2024 Medals



5.00km race
Has 22
Medals left.
10.00km race
Has 122
Medals left.
21.10km race
Has 210
Medals left.
30.00km race
Has 83
Medals left.

Course Maps

Course Description

30Km – Race start is at Athelstone Recreation Reserve at 8:00am. Bib Collection, Bag Drop and Toilets will be available at the reserve from 7:00am. Runners bags can be handed in to the Bag Drop Van situated in the car park. Dropped bags will be transported to the finish and will be available at the Bag Drop Marquee on display of your race number. There is limited parking in the Athelstone Recreation Reserve car park.
21Km – Race start is at it's previous location at Felixstowe Reserve this year, starting at 8:00am. Bib Collection, Bag Drop and Toilets will be available from 7:00am. Dropped bags will be transported to the finish and will be available at the Bag Drop Marquee on display of your race number. Parking will be entirely on the local streets. Please allow enough time to find a park and get to Bib Pickup / Bag Drop in time.

5Km / 10Km Start & Finish - The start of the 5Km and 10Km events will be at the Harold & Cynthia Anderson Reserve. Bib Collection, Bag Drop and Toilets will be available at the reserve from 7:00am

[Site Map – Harold & Cynthia Anderson Reserve]

Kids Run - 400m -  Open to all kids under 12. The start of the Kids Run will be on the reserve. Kids will run out and around the West Beach playground area on the southern portion of the reserve and will return on the coastal path to the finish cute entrance  where they will do a sharp turn and finish under the finish arch to receive their kids run medal.

Awards & Prize Money (TBC)

In addition to the normal winners trophies and age group awards, SARRC is also awarding prize money to the 1st, 2nd & 3rd Male & Female SARRC member in the following distances.

Place 30km Half Marathon 10km
Male Female Male Female Male Female
1st SARRC Member $250 $250 $250 $250 $250 $250
2nd SARRC Member $150 $150 $150 $150 $150 $150
3rd SARRC Member $100 $100 $100 $100 $100 $100
SARRC member must have a paid up membership as at close of general race entry as well as on Race Day (membership registration during late entry period will not be eligible for SARRC prize money).

Drink Stations

There will be 8 drink stations, one every 3 to 4 km's with water. Drink Stations 3, 5 and 7 will also have an electrolyte drink (Infinit). Water will also be available at the race starts and Water and Sports Drinks will be available at the finish. Fruit will available at the finish line.


Photographers will once again be on course and at the finish line to take photos. Give them a friendly smile as you pass. Photographs will be available after the event on our Facebook page and in the SARRC Photo Gallery.


Pre-start bus transport will be available from the finish to the 21K and 30km starts.
If you did not previously buy a bus ticket when you entered, you can still buy one using this link HERE.



  • Check your entry timing details from Friday before race day using this online results link: C The same details will be displayed on boards when you collect your bib. The bib has an electronic timing tag on the back linked to you and the race you have entered, so you cannot use someone else's bib. Notify officials at bib pick-up if any of your entry information needs changing eg you are changing races.. You can also write your name on your bib if you wish.


  • Attach the bib at WAIST HEIGHT (NOT chest!) to the OUTSIDE FRONT of whatever you will be wearing. Do not bend or fold the tag or tamper with it. Please arrive with only enough time to prepare for your start, so 30 minutes or less beforehand. The start line location are given above. The finish line is at Harold & Cynthia Anderson Reserve, West Beach (adjacent Henley Sailing Club). Further information will be provided closer to the event.
    • within a minute of entrants passing through a timing point their times and placings will be uploaded to this weblink
    • within a minute of them finishing, entrants will be able to see their time and placings, and click icons for social media.


  • After finish line video has been uploaded, re-visit the results page to get a link to your finish moment.
  • All results will be “Provisional” until 6pm Wednesday after the event, after which they will be “Final”. Queries must be emailed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. before this time.
  • You can then download your Official Results Certificate. All your previous SARRC event results and certificates since 2010 are also available at the SARRC Results page.

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Fee Type
Super Early Bird
until 1159PM
Early Bird
until 1159PM
until 1159PM
Late Entry Price
SARRC Member Run-5.00km $28.00 $32.00 $36.00 Same as Adult(18+)
Adult(18+) Run-5.00km $35.00 $40.00 $45.00 $55.00
Youth (12-17yrs) Run-5.00km $28.00 $32.00 $36.00 $46.00
Under 12 (5-11yrs) Run-5.00km $24.50 $28.00 $31.50 $41.50
SARRC Member Run-10.00km $44.00 $48.00 $52.00 Same as Adult(18+)
Adult(18+) Run-10.00km $55.00 $60.00 $65.00 $75.00
Youth (12-17yrs) Run-10.00km $44.00 $48.00 $52.00 $62.00
SARRC Member Run-21.10km $64.00 $72.00 $80.00 Same as Adult(18+)
Adult(18+) Run-21.10km $80.00 $90.00 $100.00 $110.00
Bus Transport Run-21.10km $10.00 $10.00 $10.00 $10.00
Teenager (15-17yrs) Run-21.10km $64.00 $72.00 $80.00 $90.00
SARRC Member Run-30.00km $72.00 $80.00 $88.00 Same as Adult(18+)
Adult(18+) Run-30.00km $90.00 $100.00 $110.00 $120.00
Bus Transport Run-30.00km $10.00 $10.00 $10.00 $10.00
Medal Engraving Run-ALL km $9.00 $9.00 $9.00 $10.00

NOTE: Members usually get 20% Discount off General Fees on all events CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE!

About Us

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