‘Running Wild Trail Association’ was formed recently to promote and organise trail running in New South Wales.
The initial program of events is a six race ‘Mountain Series’ and three major races.
The mountain series was established with the goal of providing monthly lead in races to Six Foot Track in March. It will run from September to February and be over a series of courses in Glenbrook, Woodford, Wentworth Falls and Katoomba.
26/09/2010 – Mt Portal 18km
31/10/2010 – Woodford Dam 19km
21/11/2010 – Wentworth Falls 14km
18/12/2010 – Narrowneck night run 18km
15/01/2010 – Kedumba Challenge 20km
27/02/2010 – St Helena Fire Trail 30km
The 3 major races are:
27/11/2010 – Glenbrook Trail Marathon – 25/34/42km
26/01/2010 – Blue Mountains 3/6/12 hr race
24/04/2010 – Mt Solitary Marathon – 22/44km
Further information will be updated on the website www.runningwildnsw.com in the coming months. This organisation is being built from scratch and is looking to attract members. Membership is $30 per year and will include discounts to all races, a point series incorporating other trail races as well as Running Wild major events and being able to contribute to new events throughout NSW.