The Runners Club holds a series of races over the year, including major events and smaller club races. The club welcomes non-members to all club races for a fee of $10 for seniors and $5 for juniors. All races are free for club members except for the Canberra Half Marathon. 

Upcoming Club Events

DateEvent NameStart timeDistance/sStart Address
Sunday 7 JanuaryWomen’s and Girls’ Jogalong8:00 am6 / 3 / 1.6kWeston Park, Yarralumla
Tuesday 30 January 2018Stromlo Forest Park - Summer Series6:15 pm2 / 5 kmUriarra Rd, Stromlo Forest Park
Sunday 4 FebruaryWomen’s and Girls’ Jogalong
(40th Anniversary/OvCan special event)
8:00 am6 / 3 / 1.6kWeston Park, Yarralumla
Tuesday 6 February 2018Summer Series - National Museum6:15 pm2 / 5 kmLawson Cresent, Acton
Tuesday 13 February 2018Telopea Park6:15 pm2 / 4 kmTelopea Park, East Kingston
Tuesday 20 February 2018Weston Park6:15 pm2 / 5 kmWeston Park
Tuesday 27 February 2018Barrenjoey 6:1 pm2 / 5 kmOff Lady Denman Drive
Sunday 4 MarchWomen’s and Girls’ Jogalong9:00 am6 / 3 / 1.6kWeston Park, Yarralumla
Tuesday 6 March Boat House East6:15 pm2 / 5 kmMenindee Drive Parkes
Tuesday 13 March Stirling Park6:15 pm2 / 5 kmHopetoun Circuit Yarralumla
Tuesday 20 March Stromlo Forest Park6:15 pm2 / 5 kmUriarra Rd, Stromlo Forest Park
Sunday 1 AprilWomen’s and Girls’ Jogalong9:00 am6 / 3 / 1.6kWeston Park, Yarralumla

FULL 2018 YCRC EVENT PROGRAM HERE.

Summer Series 

The summer series consists of eight events each of which has a short race distance of 2 km and a longer race distance of approximately 5 km. Races commence at 6.15 pm on Tuesday evenings. The summer series begins the Tuesday 30 January 2018 until the Tuesday  20 March. 

Also - Check our Club Facebook page for event details.

Autumn Series 

Please stay tuned for more details on the 2018 series as they become available. 

Winter Series

Winter races are usually held on Saturday afternoon, with a 2 km event at 12.45 pm and then a 3-5 km and a 6-10 km starting together at 1 pm. Some longer races are held on Saturday mornings and do not include a 2 km option. 

Spring Series

This event usually consists of five race over five consecutive weeks, with a similar format to the Summer Series i.e. tow races at the same time, one around 2 km and the other around 5 km. Races commence at 6.15 pm on Tuesday race distances between 2 km and 5 km. Races commence at 6.15 pm on Tuesday evenings. The series begins on the first Tuesday in November. 

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