Gold Coast Airport Marathon

Gold Coast Airport Marathon

Enter the Gold Coast Airport Marathon

Enter the 2016 Gold Coast Airport Marathon

Take on a personal challenge and join thousands of others at the 38th annual Gold Coast Airport Marathon held on Saturday 2 and Sunday 3 July 2016.

Enjoy the beautiful Gold Coast conditions on the fast, flat and scenic course which takes in the sights of Australia’s picturesque coastline. The internationally recognised event received an International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Road Race Gold Label in 2014 and continues to attract international attention.

There’s a race for everyone on the first weekend in July, with events including the Gold Coast Airport Marathon, Wheelchair Marathon, ASICS Half Marathon, Wheelchair 15km, Southern Cross University 10km Run, Suncorp Bank 5.7km Challenge and Zespri Junior Dash (4km & 2km).

Entries open

Tuesday 8 December (9am QLD)

Entries close

Friday 1 July 2016 (8pm QLD)

Fees

Race

Date

Region

Standard fee

Gold Coast Airport Marathon Sunday 3 July AUS & NZ
Other countries
$155
$175
Wheelchair Marathon Sunday 3 July AUS & NZ
Other countries
$155
$175
ASICS Half Marathon Sunday 3 July AUS & NZ
Other countries
$119
$139
Wheelchair 15km Sunday 3 July AUS & NZ
Other countries
$80
$100
Southern Cross University 10km Run Saturday 2 July AUS & NZ
Other countries
$80
$100
Suncorp Bank 5.7km Challenge Saturday 2 July AUS & NZ
Other countries
$65
$85
Zespri 4km Junior Dash Saturday 2 July All participants $45
Zespri 2km Junior Dash Saturday 2 July All participants $45

Things you should know

  • A $5 discount applies to participants who are aged 13 years & under and 65 years & older on race day. (Not applicable for Zespri Junior Dash events).
  • A $10 onsite fee applies to any entries received at the Check In Centres.
  • Online entries only. No paper entries accepted.
  • Payment must be made via Credit/Debit Card (MasterCard or Visa) or Account2Account (Bank Transfer) at the time of registration.
  • 1.5% surcharge applies to all payments via Credit/Debit Card (MasterCard or Visa).
  • Refunds are only permitted to the extent that the Event Organiser is required to provide a refund or payment at law.
  • You can collect your race number at one of the Check In Centres during opening hours. They are not posted.
  • You must collect your race number in person at one of the Check In Centres before the day of your race. There is no race number collection on race day.
  • If you were unable to collect your race number from the Brisbane Check In Centre on Saturday 25 June, it will be available for collection at the Gold Coast Check In Centre.
  • Race changes, race transfers and entry information changes after 5pm Friday 17 June must be completed in person at the Check In Centres.
  • If you have entered AFTER 7.30am, Monday 27th June your confirmation certificate will show a CONFIRMATION CODE. Please collect your race kit at the LATE COLLECTION COUNTER at the Gold Coast Check-in Centre. Please DO NOT go to the kit collection counters.
  • All race changes, race transfers and entry information changes must be completed by 8pm Friday 1 July at the Gold Coast Check In Centre, no changes will be accepted after this time under any circumstances.
  • If you are entering the Gold Coast Airport Marathon on behalf of other people, you are accepting these terms and conditions on their behalf.
  • By entering, you are also subscribing to the regular newsletter. You can unsubscribe at any time.
  • For more information please view the Registration Frequently Asked Questions
  • For full Terms and Conditions please click here.

Check In Centres

Once entered, you will be able to collect your race number, as well as visit the Expo and buy a ticket to the Garmin Legends Lunch, from one of the Check In Centres. Please select your location preference when entering.

Gold Coast Check In Centre

Venue

Gold Coast Convention & Exhibition Centre
Cnr Gold Coast Highway & TE Peters Drive, Broadbeach

Thursday 30 June

4pm – 8pm

Friday 1 July

10am – 8pm (final collection for Saturday races, all entries close,  final day for race changes and transfers)

Saturday 2 July

9am – 5pm (no entries or changes accepted)

Entries for the 2016 Gold Coast Airport Marathon have now closed.

Latest News

Setting new goals

Recovery, refocus and setting more goals

So you’ve run the Gold Coast Airport Marathon and had a wonderful run or may not have done quite as well as you would have liked. Either way, you’ve felt the post race let down, maybe had too many big nights and sleep ins. You’re ready for another challenge but what do you do?

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Legend status achieved for winners at the 38th annual Gold Coast Airport Marathon

A women’s race record and the first back-to-back men’s winner in 17 years headlined the 38th annual Gold Coast Airport Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race, in glorious Gold Coast conditions today.

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Mungara goes back-to-back by a razor’s edge in the Gold Coast Airport Marathon

Kenyan barber Kenneth Mungara today became the first back-to-back winner of the Gold Coast Airport Marathon since fellow Kenyan Fred Kiprop famously nailed the 1998 and 1999 double while the women’s race record tumbled at the hands of diminutive Japanese runner Misato Horie.

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Race records tumble as Fearnley and Dawes secure Wheelchair Marathon titles

Australian athletics stars Kurt Fearnley and Christie Dawes produced sensational wins in the wheelchair marathon races at this morning’s Gold Coast Airport Marathon, and in doing do, fine-tuned their Rio 2016 Paralympic Games preparations.