12 Week Training Diary – Week 1 ‘It’s all about consistency’

With 12 weeks until the Great Ocean Road Running Festival it’s time to begin developing some training consistency. Remember, this is a 12-week guide, don’t feel pressure to go all out and run the risk of causing yourself an injury. […]

Posted on February 28, 2017

Kites will soar at Great Ocean Road Running Festival

We are excited to announce a new Kite Festival will form part of the action packed festival of running taking place across Apollo Bay and Lorne, Saturday, 20 and Sunday, 21 May 2017. Formerly the Great Ocean Road Marathon, the two […]

Posted on February 10, 2017

A rare opportunity to Walk along the Great Ocean Road

For the first time in 2017, we are excited to offer a scenic Great Ocean Road Walk on Sunday 21 May. Participants are excited to have the rare opportunity to walk the dramatic coastline from Lorne taking in the breathtaking views and […]

Posted on February 8, 2017

Visit Victoria & the Great Ocean Road Running Festival

We are pleased to announce that the Great Ocean Road Running Festival has joined forces with Visit Victoria to promote one of the world’s most stunning running events to a global audience. The partnership enables this iconic regional event to be […]

Posted on January 23, 2017

Early Bird Registrations Open

UPDATE 23/02/2017: Early Bird has now ended. Please make sure you’re subscribed to our newsletter to ensure you don’t miss out on any future price announcements. Early Bird registrations for the 2017 Great Ocean Road Running Festival opened at 9am […]

Posted on November 28, 2016

Introducing the Great Ocean Road Running Festival

We are excited to introduce the new Great Ocean Road Running Festival, which will be held on 20 – 21 May 2017 in Apollo Bay & Lorne. Formerly known as the Great Ocean Road Marathon, the event has grown to allow […]

Posted on November 23, 2016

2017 Event Dates

Save the date… The 2017 Great Ocean Road Marathon will be held on the weekend of 20th and 21st May 2017! Planning on staying in the region for the event?  We recommend booking your accommodation early to avoid disappointment.  Remember […]

Posted on June 13, 2016

2016 Event Photos Now Available

Photos from the 2016 Great Ocean Road Marathon are now available via our official photographer

Posted on May 17, 2016

Great Ocean Road Just Paradise For Adams

National cross country champion Liam Adams is already in paradise after his selection in the marathon for the Rio Olympics this week. But the Essendon runner hopes to take that feeling to another level by taking part in the Geelong […]

Posted on May 12, 2016

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