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Great North Walk Ultras

September 14, 2019 - September 15, 2019

The GNW Ultras 100 Mile and 100 Kilometre races have become classics of the Australian trail ultra scene and last year popular 50 Mile and 50 Kilometre races were added to the program. There will be some exciting changes to the event for 2019.

Where: The Great North Walk 100s is a 250 km walking track that runs along the coastal strip between Sydney and Newcastle in New South Wales. It was opened in the Australian Bicentennial year of 1988 and passes through some of Australia’s most outstanding scenery.  From 2019, the event will operate as an out and back, starting and finishing  in Patonga, NSW.

Status: Trail runs with 100mi, 100km, 50mi & 50km distances available.

How long in existence: Since 2005

Winners in recent years:


Great North Walk 100 Miler

2018Joe Ward23:06Nicole Burke26:17
2017Brendan Davies19:36Michaela McDonald26:26
2016Tim Locke21:26Robyn Bruins23:49
2015Ewan Horsburgh23:47Susan Keith27:28
2014Clarke McClymont20:56Sonia McDermott25:39
2013Gavin Markey25:03Antoniya Bachvarova29:04
2012Brendan Davies19:27Gill Fowler23:58
2011Andrew Vize22:02Meredith Quinlan25:03
2010Andrew Vize24:33Beth Cardelli25:36
2009Andrew Vize25:15Peggy MacQueen27:18
2008Joel Mackay26:31Rachel Waugh27:47
2007David Waugh & Tim Cochrane23:30Carol Lapsys27:46
2006Ian Wright30:21:54no females-

Great North Walk 100km

2018Tim Locke10:05Julie Quinn13:12
2017Vladimir Shatrov9:55Louise Clifton11:09
2016Perry Dominic11:41Kyley Norris15:30
2015Clarke McClymont11:20Kath Carty13:22
2014Mark Lee11:23Melissa Robertson12:16
2013Pierre Viguier11:25Meredith Quinlan13:39
2012Clarke McClymont9:58Beth Cardelli12:41
2011Brendan Davies11:36Shona Stephenson12:48
2010Clarke McClymont12:26Kirrily Dear20:30
2009Clarke McClymont12:28Kelly Books18:31
2008Ewen Horsburgh12:21Fleur Grose15:28
2007Peter Thomas13:56Robin Cameron15:15
2006Darren Byers15:17Sharon Harrison16:38



September 14, 2019
September 15, 2019
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Dave Byrnes
0428 880 784


Patonga, NSA
Patonga, NSW 2256 Australia