Stamford Financial Hilly Marathon

Sunday 30 April 2017

Event notice: this year’s event has been relocated to the iconic Hamilton Island Golf Course on Dent Island.

Get your running shoes ready because the Stamford Financial Hamilton Island Hilly Marathon is back!

This year the event will take place on the iconic Hamilton Island Golf Course which is located on its very own island. Runners will be treated to breathtaking 360 degree views of the Coral Sea and Whitsunday Islands; but don’t be fooled by the beauty. The course is strung along the spectacular ridges and steep valleys of Dent Island, testing athletes of all fitness levels and ages.

There’s a race for everyone; the marathon for the fearless, a half marathon, a 3 x 7km relay and the kids haven’t been forgotten either with three different distance options for them over a much-kinder, flat and fast course.

"Probably the most scenic marathon run in Australia………BUT also one of the toughest” Steve Moneghetti, Champion Marathon Runner, Commonwealth Games Gold medallist.

*Qualification required; a sub 4:30 road marathon or sub-2:45 Hamilton Island Hilly Half Marathon 

What you’ll love about the Stamford Financial Hilly Marathon:

  • The opportunity to race on the iconic Hamilton Island Golf Course, taking in breathtaking 360 degree views.
  • The terrain is diverse along the way - making for an interesting and ever-changing running experience. 
  • You can enter this iconic half marathon either as an individual competitor, or as part of a team of three competitors (each person runs 7kms).
  • There’s also a great kids’ fun run, making this an event for the whole family. 

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Stamford Financial Hilly Marathon