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Enter the Gold Coast Airport Marathon

Run for the good times at the 39th annual Gold Coast Airport Marathon held on Saturday 1 and Sunday 2 July 2017 on the beautiful Gold Coast in Queensland, Australia.

Enjoy the beautiful Gold Coast conditions on the internationally recognised fast, flat and scenic course and take in the beautiful broadwater and sparkling surf beaches. The weather is traditionally great for running with low humidity, little or no wind in the morning and mild temperatures – ideal if you’re striving for a personal best time.

Entry dates

Race Entries Close
Gold Coast Airport Marathon Saturday 1 July (5pm AEST)
Wheelchair Marathon Sunday 18 June (11:59pm AEST)
ASICS Half Marathon Saturday 1 July (5pm AEST)
Wheelchair 15km Sunday 18 June (11:59pm AEST)
Southern Cross University 10km Run Friday 30 June (8pm AEST)
The Star Gold Coast 5.7km Challenge Friday 30 June (8pm AEST)
Zespri 4km Junior Dash Friday 30 June (8pm AEST)
Zespri 2km Junior Dash Friday 30 June (8pm AEST)

Race Fees

Race Date Region Registration Fee
Gold Coast Airport Marathon Sunday 2 July AUS & NZ
Other countries
$155
$175
Wheelchair Marathon Sunday 2 July AUS & NZ
Other countries
$155
$175
ASICS Half Marathon Sunday 2 July AUS & NZ
Other countries
$119
$139
Wheelchair 15km Sunday 2 July AUS & NZ
Other countries
$80
$100
Southern Cross University 10km Run Saturday 1 July AUS & NZ
Other countries
$80
$100
The Star Gold Coast 5.7km Challenge Saturday 1 July AUS & NZ
Other countries
$65
$85
Zespri 4km Junior Dash Saturday 1 July All participants $45
Zespri 2km Junior Dash Saturday 1 July All participants $45

Your entry fee includes:

Finisher medal

All races

Finisher shirt

Marathon, Half Marathon, 10km & 5.7km only

Cap

Zespri 4km and 2km Junior Dash only

Finisher Towel

Marathon only

Live results

All races. Split timing in the Marathon and Half Marathon.

Gels

Marathon only

Aid stations & medical

All races

Photos & video

All races. Runners will have the opportunity to purchase race photos and videos after the event.

Entertainment

Marathon only

Pace runners

Marathon, Half Marathon, 10km only

Live webcast

Marathon and Half Marathon only

Things you need to know

  • A $5 discount applies to entrants 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.
  • All entries to be completed via the official online entry form.
  • Payment must be made via Credit/Debit Card (MasterCard or Visa), China UnionPay or Account2Account (Bank Transfer) at the time of registration
  • 1.5% surcharge applies to payments via MasterCard or Visa, 3.25% for China UnionPay transactions.
  • Refunds are only permitted to the extent that the Event Organiser is required to provide a refund or payment at law. Transfers to another entrant can be completed free of charge.
  • Race numbers are to be collected in person from one of the Check In Centres during opening hours prior to race day. Race numbers will not be posted.
  • Photo ID is required for race bib collection. If you are collecting on behalf of another individual please make sure you have a copy of their confirmation letter and an email/text/letter giving you permission to collect on their behalf.
  • All race changes, race transfers and entry information changes must be completed the day prior to your race (by 8pm Friday 30 June – 10km, 5.7km, 4km, 2km and 5pm Saturday 1 July – Marathon, Half Marathon, Wheelchair Marathon, Wheelchair 15km).
  • 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 subscribing to the regular newsletter. You can unsubscribe at any time.
  • Get a team together to be in the running for team prizes and have access to discounted registration fees and group race number collection (terms and conditions apply). Find out more details about teams here
  • View the full Terms and Conditions.
  • For more information please view the Frequently Asked Questions.

Check In Centres

All race entrants are required to collect their race bib from one of our dedicated Check In Centres. The Check In Centre is open in conjunction with the ASICS Sport and Leisure Expo. You will be able to select your preferred pickup location when you register for the event. Please note you will be required to bring Photo ID to collect your race bib. For more information on your race bib, check out the race bib guide.

All race bibs not collected at the Brisbane Check In Centre will be available at the Gold Coast Check In Centre.

Brisbane Check In Centre

Where

Royal International Convention Centre
600 Gregory Terrace, Bowen Hills QLD 4006

When

Saturday 24 June, 10am – 4pm (Qld)

View directions

All race bibs not collected at the Brisbane Check In Centre will be available at the Gold Coast Check In Centre.

Gold Coast Check In Centre


Where

Gold Coast Convention & Exhibition Centre
2684-2690 Gold Coast Hwy, Broadbeach QLD 4218

When

Thursday 29 June, 4pm – 8pm (Qld)

Friday 30 June, 10am – 8pm (Qld) (final collection for Saturday races)

Saturday 1 July, 9am – 5pm (Qld)

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