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Show your support and Win 1 of 5 ASICS prize packs.

We are delighted that the Village Roadshow Theme Parks Gold Coast Marathon is back in 2022. It is famous for its atmosphere created by the cheering and buzz of the crowds and entertainment on course. If you’re not running at this year’s event, we encourage you to share in the excitement and atmosphere by cheering on the runners along the course from Paradise Point to Burleigh Heads.

Show your support and create a sign that supports runners or brings a smaile to their face. To enter tag a photo of your supporters sign @gcmarathon on instagram and use the hashtag #GCM22SUPPORTERS to win one of 5 ASICS prize packs. Winners will be notified on the 6 July 2022. Good Luck and happy supporting!

See course maps for the best locations to watch the race.

 

Be a part of the buzz and excitement of Australia’s leading marathon by lining the Gold Coast streets from Runaway Bay to Burleigh Heads and encourage thousands of runners to marathon glory. Celebrate good times and soak up the thriving atmosphere with live local entertainment at various vantage points along the 42.195 kilometre course.

Grab some breakfast at one of the cafes and clubs on course for the energy you’ll need to cheer to your heart’s content! Decorate your house or business, capture your special moments by tagging your spectator photos to social media with #GCM22 or watch our live stream at goldcoastmarathon.com.au. You can even follow your friend or family member running via the results page!

ASICS Half Marathon Entertainment

KM Location Entertainer Start Time Finish Time Participants go past
0 Race Precinct, Southport Broadwater Parklands Start Line Entertainment 5:00am 10:15am 6am – 10:10am
4 Bayview St/ Marine Pde Roundabout, Runaway Bay LIVIN Motivators 6:15am 8:30am 6:15am – 8:36am
8 Spinnaker Park, Poinsettia Ave, Runaway Bay Joseph Vea 6:30am 7:45am 6:18am – 7:28am
11 The Esplanade at Mallard Ave, Paradise Point Blue Poppy 6:30am 8am 6:33am – 8:00am
13 Spinnaker Park, Ponsietta Ave, Runaway Bay Joseph Vea 6:30am 8:15am 6:18am – 8:22am
16 Bayview St/ Marine Pde Roundabout, Runaway Bay LIVIN Motivators 6:15am 8:30am 6:18am – 8:36am
18 Harley Park, Marine Pde, Labrador ASICS UPLIFT ZONE and Michael Marzano 6:30am 8:30am 8:25am – 8:50am
18 Harley Park, Marine Pde, Labrador Fixx Nutrition Motivators 6:30am 8:30am 8:25am – 8:50am
19 Leonard Fox Park, Marine Parade, Labrador DR Rhythm 7am 11:15am 8:25am – 11:10am
21 Race Precinct, Southport Broadwater Parklands Finish Line 6am 11:30am 5am – 11:20am

Gold Coast Marathon Entertainment

KM Location Entertainer Start Time Finish Time Participants go past
0 Race Precinct, Southport Broadwater Parklands Start Line Entertainment 5:00am 11:00am 6am – 12:40pm
5.5 Cavill Avenue, The Esplanade, Surfers Paradise PASH Blues Rock 6:45am 10:15am 6:05am – 10:15am
6.5 BMD Northcliffe SLSC, Garfield Terrace, Surfers Paradise Rio Rhythmics 6:45am 10:00am 6:09am – 9:58am
8 Broadbeach SLSC, Broadbeach Blvd, Broadbeach JAM Duo 6:45am 9:45am 6:12am – 9:45am
9 Kurrawa Park, Old Burleigh Rd, Broadbeach Tayla-Lee Music 6:30am 9:30am 6:12am – 10:58am
12 Nobby’s Beach SLSC, Cnr Lavarack Rd and Albatross Ave, Mermaid Beach Caribbean Connection 6:30am 9:00am 6:20am – 9:05am
13.5 Cnr Hythe St and Marine Pde, Miami Blue Poppy 6:30am 9:00am 6:23am – 8:57am
14.5 North Burleigh SLSC, The Esplanade, Miami Jazz Kings 6:40am 8:45am 6:26am – 8:47am
15.5 North of First Ave, The Esplanade, Burleigh Michael Marzano 6:30am 8:45am 6:28am – 8:29am
17 North Burleigh SLSC, The Esplanade, Miami Jazz Kings 6:40am 8:45am  6:26am – 8:47am
18 Cnr Hythe St and Marine Pde, Miami Blue Poppy 6:30am 9:00am 6:23am – 8:57am
19 Nobby’s Beach SLSC, Cnr Lavarack Rd and Albatross Ave, Mermaid Beach Caribbean Connection 6:30am 9:00am 6:20am – 9:05am
22 Kurrawa Park, Old Burleigh Rd, Broadbeach Tayla-Lee Music 6:30am 9:30am 6:12am – 9:33am
23.5 Broadbeach SLSC, Broadbeach Blvd, Broadbeach JAM Duo 6:45am 9:45am 6:12am – 9:45am
24.5 BMD Northcliffe SLSC, Garfield Terrace, Surfers Paradise Rio Rhythmics 6:45am 10:00am 6:09am – 9:58am
25.5 Cavill Avenue, The Esplanade, Surfers Paradise PASH Blues Rock 6:45am 10:15am 6:05am – 10:15am
27 Narrowneck, Main Beach Pde, Surfers Paradise Tuba and Trombone 7:15am 10:15am 6:52am – 10:19am
29.5 Proud Park, Waterways Dr, Main Beach Funky Drummers 7:30am 10:45am 6:57am – 10:44am
31 Carey Park, Gold Coast Hwy, Southport LIVIN Motivators 6:30am 11:30am 6:35am – 10:57am
32.5 North of Stevens St, Southport Motivators 8:45am 12:30pm 7:00am – 12:14pm
33 North of Robert St, Frank St, Labrador Afrodisia 7:30am 11:45am 6:45am – 11:15am
34.5 Harley Park, Marine Pde, Labrador ASICS UPLIFT ZONE and Fixx Nutrition Motivators 6:30am 12:00pm 6:49am – 12:10am
36 Bayview St / Marine Pde Roundabout, Runaway Bay Motivators 9:00am 12:00pm 7:11am – 11:43am
37 Cnr Broadwater and Bayview St, Runaway Bay Babash 8:00am 11:45am 7:14am – 11:52am
37.5 Bayview St / Marine Pde Roundabout, Runaway Bay Motivators 9:00am 12:00pm 7:11am – 11:43am
39 Harley Park, Marine Pde, Labrador Fixx Nutrition Motivators 6:30am 12:00pm 6:49am – 12:10am
40 Len Fox Park, Marine Parade, Southport DR Rhythm 6:45am 12:30pm 6:54am – 12:20pm
42.2 Race Precinct, Southport Broadwater Parklands Finish Line 6:00am 1:00pm 6:00am – 12:40pm

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