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Great Ocean Walk 100km

October 13, 2018 - October 14, 2018

The iconic coastal classic staged on the west coast of Victoria following the world renowned GOW walking track through the Otway Ranges, along beaches, through lush rainforest and across rocky headlands. GOW is a challenging and diverse course that presents a new and amazing view around every turn. Race against the fading light to see the sun set over the 12 Apostles. This is not just a race, it is an event. Not one to be missed.

Where: Apollo Bay to the 12 Apostles (95km) plus 5 km extra for the 100km event.

When:  Next event is 13 October 2018. Last event was 14 October 2017.

Status: Trail race

No. of starters (all categories)
: 2017 – 83 ; 2016 – 74; 2015 – 52; 2014 – 59; 2012 – 70; 2011 – 53; 2010 – 63; 2009 – 36;

How long in existence: Since 2009

Winners in recent years:

100km:
Year male time female time
2017 Andy Turner 10:39:37 Nicole Paton 11:44:48
2016 Kerry Suter 10:21:24 Lori Erika 11:32:03
2015 Majell Backhausen 9:38:02 Jo Brischetto 12:05:58
2014 Blake Hose 9:08:28 Gill Fowler 10:30:45
2013 Blake Hose 9:28:10 Janet Ng (Hong Kong) 11:23:51
2012 Brendan Davies 9:16 Shona Stephenson 11:40
2011 Julian Spence 9:58:04 Nikki Wynd 12:09:11
2010 Damon Goerke 11:21 Nikki Wynd 14:15
2009 Phil Murphy 13:07 Kate Sanderson 17:00
190km:
2010 Peter van Wijngaarden 27:32 Susannah Harvey-Jamieson 36:41
2009 Wayne Gregory 31:06 Jane Trumper 37:55

Race results:  2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011Team | 2011Solo | 2010 | 2009

Pics: 2010

Race records:
100k: male: Blake Hose 9:08:28 [2014]; female: Gill Fowler 10:30:45 [2014]
100 mile: male: Peter van Wijngaarden 27:32 [2010]; female: Susannah Harvey-Jamieson 36:41 [2010]

 

Details

Start:
October 13, 2018
End:
October 14, 2018
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.gow100s.com

Organiser

Andy Hewat
Phone:
0421 040 700
Email:
andy@trailrunningcompany.com
Website:
http://www.trailrunningcompany.com

Venue

Apollo Bay
Apollo Bay, Victoria 3233 Australia