Maroondam Dam Trail Run

Where: Maroondah dam in the Yarra Ranges, one hour east of Melbourne.

Status: GPS measured trail run of approximately 50 km, with 30km option. This race has been a selection race for those wishing to qualify for the Australian team to contest the world trail championships.

When: Next event is late April 2018. Last event was 30 April 2017.

How long in existence: since 1995

No. of finishers (both categories, unless otherwise specified): 2007 – 13; 2008 – 27; 2009 – not held; 2010 – 130; 2011 – 190; 2012 – 102 (50k); 2013 – 74 (50k) ; 2014 – 49 ; 2015 – 61 ; 2016 – 36 ; 2017 – 61

Winners in recent years:

Year male time female time
2017 Joel Claxton 4:45:59 Kellie Emmerson 4:41:47
2016 Douglas Wilson 4:39:07 Katherine Macmillan 6:01:47
2015 Damon Goerke 4:09:22 Kellie Emmerson 4:41:43*
2014 Stu Gibson 3:45:00* Kellie Emmerson 5:09:09
2013 Mick Donges 4:13:49 Shona Stephenson 4:52:40
2012 Damon Goerke 4:13:55 Nikki Wynd 5:09:27
2011 Damon Goerke 4:24:43 Marie Kavanagh 5:22:14
2010 Stuart Gibson 4:41:26 Nikki Wynd 5:51:36
2009 cancelled because of bushfire damage
2008 David Criniti 4:10:51 Nadine Kayler 5:21:17
2007 David Eadie 5:06:42 Nadine Kayler 5:27:41

Race records:
Male – David Criniti 4:04:54, 2004 (old course), Stu Gibson 3:45:00 (new course from 2014);
Female – Kellie Emmerson 4:41:43, 2015

Race Director: Brett Saxon email or telephone 0418 557 052

Website

Results: 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2008