The Bluestone Classic – A Brief History, By Kevin Cassidy

The Bluestone Classic – A Brief History   By Kevin Cassidy   So named for having been run in the shadows of the old Pentridge Prison’s imposing bluestone walls for many years, the Bluestone Classic has a lengthy history.  More historic, was the prison itself that stood in the Melbourne suburb of Coburg for over… Continue Reading





Coburg King and Queen of the North 20th May 2018 Results

Coburg King and Queen of the North [ Results ] 12km/6km/3km Run/Walk, 9am Sunday 20th MAY 2018; enter online or on the day at Harold Stevens Athletic track (behind the Basketball Stadium) Outlook Rd Coburg, Melway Map 18 A10; Trophies for place getters and certificates for the rest; plenty of parking,free morning tea. The course… Continue Reading




Coburg Jan 2018 Fun Run 3, 6, 12K

Fun Run: The Coburg ”New Year’s Resolution” Fun Run 21st Jan 2018 Results The Coburg ”New Year’s Resolution” Fun Run 12km/6km Run/Walk, 9am, Sunday 21st January 2018; enter online or on the day at Harold Stevens Athletic track (behind the Basketball Stadium) Outlook Rd Coburg, Melway Map 18 A10; trophies for place getters and certificates… Continue Reading


Coburg Half Marathon Results – 2017

Coburg Half Marathon & 10.55K, 4.55K – 2017 [ Results ] Beginning ​at ​the ​Harold ​Stevens ​Athletic ​Track, ​the ​course ​is ​run ​along ​the ​Bike ​Path ​through ​the ​Coburg ​Parklands ​and ​north ​along ​the ​Merri ​Creek ​Trail ​(bike ​path). ​ ​ [ Results ] This ​is ​an ​’out ​& ​back’ ​course, ​so ​Half ​Marathon ​participants ​go ​out ​to ​the ​5.275K ​turn ​around ​point, ​returning ​to ​the ​start ​for ​a ​total ​of ​10.55k ​which ​they ​complete ​again ​for ​a ​total ​distance ​of: ​21.1k. ​ ​ We ​are ​also ​offering ​a ​shorter ​distance ​of ​10.55k ​distance ​option ​as ​well, ​plus ​for ​Juniors ​or ​new ​fun ​runners ​we ​also ​have ​a ​4.55km ​option. Course ​is ​undulating ​and ​scenic ​with ​a ​150 ​metre ​steady ​rise ​through ​the ​parklands, ​runners ​can ​capitalize ​on ​the ​small ​rises ​as ​the ​gentle ​downhills ​allow ​for ​recovery. ​ ​ We ​have ​marshals ​at ​all ​key ​course ​points ​and ​water ​along ​the ​course, ​there’s ​post ​run ​refreshments ​after ​the ​event ​and ​trophies ​for ​placegetters. ​ ​We ​offer ​a ​friendly ​supportive ​environment ​with ​plenty ​of ​parking ​and ​facilities. ​ ​ Cost: ​Half ​$22 ​Online/$25 ​On ​Day ​(note ​the ​HALF ​may ​fill ​up ​so ​enter ​online ​to ​ensure ​a ​place) 10.55: ​$18 ​Online ​/$20 ​On ​day. 4.55: ​$10 ​Online ​& ​On ​Day Juniors: ​$5.00 ​Online ​or ​On ​Day Important Please Read: This is our most popular event.  If you enter online you avoid queues and it’s easier for us to manage the entrants.  Please enter now to avoid disappointment… Continue Reading


Coburg Results Winter July Rain, Hail or Shine Fun Run

Next Featured Run: Sunday 23rd July 2017 | 9:00 am Coburg Winter July Rain, Hail or Shine Fun Run [ RESULTS ] Distance Options: 3K | 6K | 12K Yes it’s July, usually cold, sometimes wet, sometimes even worse in Melbourne; but you have your goals and when others are slacking off, we continue running,… Continue Reading