Month: May 2018

Weekly News – 23/05/2018

Great Ocean Road Running Festival, Vic Ultra-Trail Australia, NSW Two major races took place over the weekend, and we couldn’t be more proud of all our AURA members who participated in either one. The Great Ocean Road Running Festival was held on Sunday, May 20 with the event’s 60kms ultra marathon start line from Lorne, Vic. In a massive effort, and with a time of 4:18:50, AURA member Natasha Fraser from Ballarat, Vic was the overall winner, sweeping in and claiming the title of first place in a field of 84 runners. She truly showed what ultra running is about,...

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Weekly News – 14/05/2018

Australian Team Trails, Spain EMU 6 Day Race, Hungary Guinness World Record Set, Qld If you’ve been keeping up with all the news around, you’ll know it’s been a busy yet exciting weekend of ultra running for our AURA members! AURA’s Australian Trails Team crossed the finish line with smiles on their faces at the 2018 Penyagolosa Trails in Spain over the weekend. Less than 30 minutes separated the team members, and they did a phenomenal job representing Australia. Lou Clifton came storming through in the last 10kms of the race, finishing in 12:09:23. She was followed very closely...

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2018 Australian 100km Team Applications

Applications are sought from AURA members wishing to be considered for selection in the Australian Team participating in the 2018 World 100km Championships taking place on September 8th in Sveti Martin na Muri Croatia. Applications Open 14th May 2018 Applications Close 11th June 2018 The team will be announced 18th June 2018 Please ensure you read and understand the team selection policy: Team Selection Policy   AURA Australian 100km Team Application Form If you are human, leave this field blank. First Name * Middle Name Last Name * Date of Birth Gender * Female Male Australian Citizen * Yes No Australian Resident * Yes No Email Address * Phone Number (Mobile) * Street Address * Suburb / Town * State * Country * Usual Running Attire Size XS S M L XL Usual Running Attire Size 8 10 12 14 Dietary Requirements Gluten free Dairy Free Vegetarian Vegan OtherOther Bank BSB and Account No * Some team and bonus funding may be available as per the selection policy document. This is why bank details are requested in this application Outline best 100km performances run in the last two years Include event name, date, distance, placing and time. Other experience or details that may assist with selection Other comments Include event name, date, distance, placing and time. File Upload: Passport, License or Birth Certificate * Drop a file here or...

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Weekly News – 1/05/2018

Lighthorse Ultra, WA Perfect weather set the scene at Saturday’s Lighthorse Ultra in Woodvale, WA at Yellagonga Regional Park where we had 13 AURA members take on one of three events – the 12hr, 6hr or 3hr. Impressive achievements took place on the day as racers took on various terrain through 2.5k loops for their allocated entry. Top marks went to AURA’s Margie Hadley, who over the past two years has shown no signs of slowing down as she continues to tackle the distances and make a name for herself in the WA ultra scene. Throughout the 12 hour...

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