Please note that registrations for this event are currently disabled. We are working through some logistical issues at this time, and will reopen as soon as possible.
WARATAH RUN SERIES
The Waratah Run Series is a rebranded and remodelled set of XC, road races and relays events. These events are for participants of all ages and abilities, and focus on participant enjoyment and on the day entertainment.
Formally, this series is known as the 'Athletics NSW Winter Series,' combining a community based social event with a championship component.
2019 WARATAH SERIES SHORT COURSE
The 2019 Waratah Series Short Course is an amalgamation of the Athletics NSW Short Course Cross Country Championships and the Little Athletics NSW Cross Country Championships. Races in the U7 - U11 age groups will be conducted under Little Athletics NSW rules and races in the U13 - 75+ age groups will be conducted under Athletics NSW rules.
Saturday 3rd August, 2019
800m | 1500 | 2km | 3km | 4km | 5km | 7.5km
Para-athletes of all ages and abilities are welcome to participate at this year's Waratah Series Challenge!
Runners U7 - U11 - $10 for members + non-members
Runners U13 and older - $20 for members/$40 for non-members
HALF PRICE ENTRY FOR MEMBERS!
Become a RunNSW Member to receive half price entry into this event and all other Waratah Run Series Events. Members also receive free entry into RunNSW Series Events. For more information, please click here.
HOW TO ENTER:
Entries re-opening COB Tuesday, 14th May.
(Registrations close Wednesday 31st July 2019)
Members are to be registered with Athletics NSW (or other state member association or Little Athletics NSW) for the 2018-19 season and wear their club uniform with their bibs worn front and back for the duration of the event.
Please note that Little Athletics NSW members only need to wear their registration number on the front of their uniform.
Non-members are eligible to enter however only ANSW registered athletes (or other athletes registered with another state member association) are eligible to receive medals in State Championship events.
Medals will be presented to all individual medalists after the conclusion of each race. Team medals for the U7 - U18 categories will be awarded on the day. All other team medals will be sent to clubs in the week after the Waratah Series Short Course.
800m Course Map
1km Course Map
1.5km Course Map
2km Course Map
2.5km Course Map
3km Course Map
3.5km Course Map
4km Course Map
FOOD & BEVERAGES
The Kembla Joggers club will be operating a canteen on site. On top of this, the event will play host to on the day activations, encaptivating race callers as well as entertaining music.
NSW WINTER PREMIERSHIP & WINTER TROPHY
Races included in the Waratah Series Short Course will be point scoring events towards the Winter Premiership, Winter Trophy and Distance Runner of the Year.
The 2019 NSW Winter Handbook, with the competition rules relevant to all championship events.
To view a copy of the 2019 Winter Handbook, please click here.
Athletics NSW Competitions Team