Author: Rob Donkersloot

24 Hour 2019 and 100km 2018 Team Selection Dates

We would like advise the ultra running community that selections for the 2019 Australian 24 Hour team attending the World Championships in Irdning Austria in late June / July will open on Wednesday 27 February 2019 and close Wednesday 20 March 2019. This should allow those participating at CBR 2019 to use that performance as a qualifier. Selected athletes will be informed before 27th March 2019.   Also a reminder the selections for the 2018 World 100km Championships to be held on September 8th in Sveti Martin na Muri Croatia will open 14 May and close 11 June, the day after the Australian 100km Championships on the Gold Coast. The team will be announced 18th June.   View the AURA selection policy...

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2017 AURA Ultra Performance of the Year

Hope everyone is enjoying a great Australia Day! I am super pleased to be able to let everyone know the results of the 2017 AURA Ultra Performance of the Year Award, voting by AURA members wrapped up on Wednesday, and the votes were counted yesterday. Nominations were received from 1 January, and these were short listed to the top five nominations as judged by the AURA Committee after which voting commenced. The voting was insanely close, so close in fact we have joint winners! Both Lucinda Bartholomew and Kellie Emmerson finished with 161 points and as such have been declared joint winners of...

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2018 World Trail Championships Selections Announced

AURA is very pleased to announce the selection of the runners to participate at the 2018 World Championships Trail Championships to be held on the 12th of May at Castellon Spain. Women: Gill Fowler, Lou Clifton, Robyn Bruins and Jessica Schluter. Men: Vlad Ixel and David Turnbull Congratulations to the successful applicants, and thank you to our AURA selection committee...

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AURA Ultra Performance of the Year Award 2017

The “AURA Ultra Performance Of The Year Award” is now open for voting by AURA Members.  Nominations were received from 1 January, and these were short listed to the top five nominations as judged by the AURA Committee. The “AURA Ultra Performance Of The Year Award” will be announced on Australia Day.   Nomination 1: Lucy… This content is for AURA members only.Log In...

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World Trail Championships 2018 Applications

Applications are sought from AURA members wishing to be considered for selection in the Australian Team participating in the 2018 Trail World Championships which will take place in Penyagolosa, Spain. The event is likely to take place on the second weekend in May 2018 over the 80K distance. Applications Open 18th December 2017 Applications Close 9th January 2018 Team announced 22nd January 2018 Please ensure you read and understand the team selection policy: Trail Team Selection Policy Australian Trail Team Application Form 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 Other 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 trail performances 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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