Children with disabilities inspire Brisbane local to run debut marathon
Working with children who may never run or walk has motivated Brisbane local Georgina Clutterbuck to run her debut marathon at the Gold Coast Airport Marathon in July while raising funds for The Children’s Hospital Foundation.
Gold Coast Airport Marathon achieves highest international accolade
The Gold Coast Airport Marathon has confirmed its position as one of the world’s leading road races after receiving an International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Road Race Gold Label.
Events Management Queensland welcomes new Events Operations Manager
Events Management Queensland today announced the appointment of Nick Lovelock as Events Operations Manager for the three events it owns and manages.
Women continue to win the numbers race
Not only are increasing numbers of women entering the Gold Coast’s premier distance running events, but they’ve been doing so in greater number than their male counterparts since 2006.
Survey confirms Gold Coast Airport Marathon vital to sports tourism
The Gold Coast Airport Marathon is going from strength to strength as a major tourism drawcard with the popular Queensland event receiving an overwhelming tick of approval through an online poll of 3100 participants of this year’s marathon.
Gold Coast Airport Marathon named QSport 2013 Queensland Sport Event
The 35th annual Gold Coast Airport Marathon was last night named the QSport 2013 Queensland Sport Event at the Queensland Sport Awards in Brisbane.
Australian Elite Marathon Update: Melbourne & Chicago
What a weekend of running! The Medibank Melbourne Marathon and the Bank of America Chicago Marathon both took place on Sunday (13 October) with a slew of previous Gold Coast Airport Marathon high achievers producing fantastic results.
Japan reigns supreme at the 35th Gold Coast Airport Marathon
The Land of the Rising Sun dawned brightly again at the Gold Coast Airport Marathon today. Japanese runners won both the men’s and women’s marathons in course record times, while taking the top two spots in the men’s race.
Sleepy dad upstages local favourite in Southern Cross University 10km Run
New father Craig Mottram overcame a restless night to take out the Southern Cross University 10km Run in today’s opening event of the Gold Coast Airport Marathon.