Author: Alexis Oosterhoff

Event Results Dec 17 – Jan 18

Here are the results for AURA-listed events published since the last Ultramag. For more results, please visit the AURA results website. Date Event AURA Records Eligible Nat Champ 2018  20.01.2018 Australia Day Ultra 100 Km (100km road) Y Y Australia Day Ultra 100 Km – 50km Split (50km road) Y Y Australia Day Ultra 50 Km (50km road) Y Y 14.01.2018 Two Bays 56 km Trail Run (56km trail) Y Y 07.01.2018 Bogong to Hotham (64km trail) 06.01.2018 Narrabeen Allnighter 12 hours Trail (12h trail) Y 2017 31.12.2017 New Years Eve Rock around the Clock 6hr (6h road) 17.12.2017...

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2017 Ultra Running Statistics

Using the data recorded in AURA’s results database, the following information about Australian Ultra Running races was compiled. Events There were a total of 140 individual races recorded during 2017: 111 were distance based, 29 were timed Of the 140 individual races  105 were listed by AURA. Broken down by state: VIC: 41 QLD: 30 WA: 22 NSW: 21 SA: 14 ACT: 6 TAS: 5 NT: 1 Participation There were a total of 9,018 individual performances, of which 2,986 (33%) were by women There were 6,467 unique people who participated, of which 2,185 (34%) were women Participation by distance: under 60km:  5,845 60km-85km:  704 85km-105km: 1,959 105km-180km: 371 180km+: 139 Other stats A total of 631,189km was covered in these races , 200,095km ( 32%) by women. The longest individual distances were run by Mick Thwaites (404.560km) and Susan Keith (316.077km) in the Canberra 48h The longest individual completion times were by Zoe van Middeldyk and Christopher MacLean in the GSER 100mi The further distance covered over multiple races was by Kevin Muller (1647.204km) and Cheryl Symons (1362.523km). The most time spent participating over multiple races was by Cheryl Symons (8d:15h:4m) and Kevin Muller (8d:1h:31m)    ...

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2017 Event Results Nov-Dec

Here are the results for AURA-listed events published since the last Ultramag. For more results, including non-AURA events, please visit the AURA results website.   Date Event 10/12/2017 Gold Coast 50 Road Race (50km road) 8/12/2017 Coast to Kosci Ultramarathon (246km trail) 25/11/2017 Alpine Challenge 60 km (60km trail) 25/11/2017 Alpine Challenge 100 Mile (100mi trail) 25/11/2017 Alpine Challenge 100 km (100km trail) 11/11/2017 Feral Pig Ultra 50 mi (50mi trail) 11/11/2017 Feral Pig Ultra 50 km (50km trail) 11/11/2017 Feral Pig Ultra 100 mi (100mi trail)...

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History – AURA Magazine – Vol 4 No 2 May 1989

In October 2017, the AURA Committee committed some funds towards the digitisation of all AURA publications from our inception in 1984 through to the present. With thanks to Kevin Cassidy and his complete collection, work has begun on this project, with a handful of magazines available on the website here. My goal is to complete all… This content is for AURA members only.Log In...

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2017 Event Results Oct-Nov

Here are the results for AURA listed events published since the last Ultramag. For more results, please visit the AURA results website   Date Event 23/09/2017 Waterous Trail on Foot 50 Mile (WTF50) (50mi trail) 23/09/2017 Waterous Trail on Foot 100 Mile (WTF100/WTF50) (100mi trail) 23/09/2017 Sri Chinmoy Canberra Centenary 104 km Trail Run (104km trail) 24/09/2017 Yurrebilla Trail 56km Ultra (56km trail) 30/09/2017 Nerang State Forest 100 Mile Run (100mi trail) 30/09/2017 Nerang State Forest 100 km Run (100km trail) 30/09/2017 IAU 50km World Championships (Fuxian Lake Highland Ultramarathon) (50km road) 30/09/2017 Fuxian Lake Highland Ultramarathon 100K (100km...

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