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Zachary’s heart of gold inspires dad to run Gold Coast Airport Marathon

Upper Coomera runner Andrew Martland will be dedicating his Gold Coast Airport Marathon race on the first weekend in July to children’s charity HeartKids having been inspired by their support of his son Zachary’s ongoing battle with heart disease.

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Gold Coast Airport Marathon announce two-year partnership with Garmin

The Gold Coast Airport Marathon today announced a partnership with Garmin, the global leader in GPS technology, as the official GPS watch of the event and naming rights sponsor of the Garmin Legends Lunch for 2015 and 2016.

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Good times guaranteed as Gold Coast Airport Marathon unveil new theme

The Gold Coast Airport Marathon today unveiled its new theme, ‘Good Times’, which promotes the event’s status as Australia’s fastest marathon providing participants the opportunity to produce personal best times along with the host city’s international appeal as a world class tourism destination.

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102.9 Hot Tomato interview Gold Coast runners

102.9 Hot Tomato interview Gold Coast entrants and discuss their motivation behind their decision to race, how their training is progressing and what they hope to achieve out of the entire experience.

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Great Scott! Whimpey claims fastest Gold Coast debut marathoner title

It took Burleigh Waters local Scott Whimpey 28 years to step up to the 42.195 kilometre Gold Coast Airport Marathon but the wait was worth it when claimed the title of fastest debut marathoner from the Gold Coast.

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Marathon globetrotter runs Gold Coast in search of personal best

Will Thomas completed his goal of running a marathon on every continent at the end of last year and now has his sights on running on one of the flattest and fastest courses this July.

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10 training tips from four-time winner Pat Carroll

Four-time winner of the Gold Coast Marathon, Pat Carroll, reveals his top 10 training tips that will assist with your Gold Coast Marathon training

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15-year-old son inspires Queensland mum to run half marathon

Kewarra Beach local, Olga Gordon, has been inspired by her 15-year-old son and encouraged by an Olympic and Commonwealth Games representative to take on a personal challenge of running 21 kilometres on the Gold Coast.

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Malaysian to make it two from two on the Gold Coast

Choon Yuen was one of 123 Malaysians who travelled more than 6,500 kilometres to participate in Australia’s first IAAF Road Race Gold Label last year and is now eager to make his return to Australia’s favourite holiday marathon this July.

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Flying in from the west to run with the best

The flat and scenic running routes weaving throughout Western Australia’s beautiful northern coastal town of Broome has provided local Leanne Hughes the ultimate training playground to prepare for the Gold Coast Airport Marathon this July.

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