Run NSW WARATAH SERIES
The Waratah 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 known as the ‘Athletics NSW Winter Series’, the Waratah Series is a community based social event incorporating a championship event.
STREET RELAYS + GREATER BANK FUN RUN (hosted by Central Coast XC)
The Street Relays is a truly unique event that should be on everyone’s fun run calendar! There are a range of different team options on offer, whether you are a member of a club or just want to grab four of your friends to come along and each run distances between 2-4km! The event is held through the streets of the beautiful University of Newcastle, Central Coast Campus, Ourimbah and is suitable for all ages and abilities. On top of this, the event will play host to on the day activations, food and drink stalls, encaptivating race callers as well as entertaining music.
The 2018 event will be hosted by the Mingara Athletics Club and will also feature the NSW Road Relay Championships.
The Greater Bank Fun Run will also be run on the day, which will include 2km, 4km, and 6km individual event options. This event will be hosted by the Central Coast XC Series. To view more about the series, please click here!
ALL ENTRIES FOR THE STREET RELAYS EVENT WILL BE TAKEN ON THE DAY AT CHECK-IN. There will be no online entries for this event.
Online entries for the Greater Bank Fun Run 2, 4 and 6 are available - click here to enter the event!
Saturday 21st July 2018
The Boulevard, The University of Newcastle Central Coast Campus.
12:00pm U12 Male & Female 4 x 2km
U14 Male & Female 4 x 2km
U16 Male & Female 4 x 2km
U18 Female 4 x 2km
12.45pm U18 Male 4x 4km
U20 Male 4 x 4km
Open Male 4 x 4km
35+ Male 4 x 4km
2.00pm Greater Bank Fun Run 2k, 4k and 6k events
2.30pm Open & U20 Female 4 x 4km
35+, 45+, 55+, 65+, 75+ Female 4 x 4km
45+, 55+, 65+, 75+ Male 4 x 4km
Time TBD - Greater Bank Fun Run 2km, 4km, 6km
The entry fees for Street Relays are as follows:
Member team entry $38
Non-member team entry $70
Individual entry $10 (must run 1st leg of a relay race)
The entry fees for the Greater Bank 2, 4 and 6 are as follows:
Greater Bank Fun Run - $5 online/$5 on the day entry fee
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 are on the day only and must be submitted on the official entry form at the registration desk. Clubs/groups must enter teams, consisting of four (4) members, and any reserves, 60 minutes prior to the commencement of your race and any alterations must be submitted prior to the starting time of the last runner.
Click here to download the relay team entry form.
Members are to be registered with Athletics NSW (or other state member association or Little Athletics NSW ) for the 2017-18 season and wear their club/centre uniform with their bibs worn front and back for the duration of the event.
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.
Athletics NSW will be providing Tag Timing at the 2018 Street Relays. Team Managers are to collect tags for team members at check in. Individual entrants will be provided tags upon checking in. Your personally issued tags must not be used for this event.
If you are that way inclined and interested in reading the rules for the Winter Season, they can be found in the 2018 NSW Winter Handbook.
Live results for this event are available here.
Team medals will be awarded at the conclusion of the races.
Please click here for a course map.
Click here for a video course preview.
Parking is available off The Boulevard.
FOOD & BEVERAGES
The Mingara Club will be operating a canteen including a BBQ. On top of this, the event will play host to on the day activations, encaptivating race callers as well as entertaining music.
The Street Relays are offered in the following age groups: U12, U14, U16, U18, U20, Open, 35+, 45+, 55+, 65+ and 75+.
Athletics NSW Competition Manager
02 9746 1122.