Beginner Friendly Running Events in Tasmania

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SEP15
Launceston Women’s 5K

Cancer Council Tasmania and Harcourts Launceston are proud to present to you the Womens 5km Walk/Run. This event is designed to support and encourage health awareness, raise vital funds for Cancer Council Tasmania and bring the community together in a celebration and remembrance of life.

Our aim is to raise awareness for all cancers, of all ages and encourage women to get out and have some fun whilst being active. You can support and sponsor your friends and family to take part in this wonderful community event.

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Launceston Women’s 5K

City Park, 45-55 Tamar st., Launceston TAS 7250, AustraliaView event
About the event
From the organiser

Cancer Council Tasmania and Harcourts Launceston are proud to present to you the Womens 5km Walk/Run. This event is designed to support and encourage health awareness, raise vital funds for Cancer Council Tasmania and bring the community together in a celebration and remembrance of life.

Our aim is to raise awareness for all cancers, of all ages and encourage women to get out and have some fun whilst being active. You can support and sponsor your friends and family to take part in this wonderful community event.

AUD $5 - AUD $38
Launceston Women’s 5K
NOV23
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Grapest 5k Fun Run – TAS
Pipers Brook, TAS, Australia

There's no race quite like the Grapest 5K run. Enjoy an evening 5km or 10km run through the wineries of the Hunter Valley, and re-hydrate and cool down after with the wine tasting 1km Waddle. A great evening to enjoy with friends, topped off with live entertainment as the sun goes down.

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Grapest 5k Fun Run – TAS

Pipers Brook Fire Station, 14 Hall Rd, Pipers Brook TAS 7254, AustraliaView event
About the event
From the organiser

There's no race quite like the Grapest 5K run. Enjoy an evening 5km or 10km run through the wineries of the Hunter Valley, and re-hydrate and cool down after with the wine tasting 1km Waddle. A great evening to enjoy with friends, topped off with live entertainment as the sun goes down.

AUD $25 - AUD $77
Grapest 5k Fun Run – TAS
SEP8
Launceston Marathon

The race circuit is centred around the North Esk precinct, taking in the trails of Heritage Forest and the river foreshore. A flat, flowing course away from traffic, it's safe and accessible for those attempting their first "quarter" - yet ready to test keen runners after that 42.2 or 100KM PB! Learn more...

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Launceston Marathon

Inveresk Railway Turntable and Roundhouse, Invermay TAS 7248, AustraliaView event
About the event
From the organiser

The race circuit is centred around the North Esk precinct, taking in the trails of Heritage Forest and the river foreshore. A flat, flowing course away from traffic, it's safe and accessible for those attempting their first "quarter" - yet ready to test keen runners after that 42.2 or 100KM PB! Learn more...

Launceston Marathon
SEP15
Budget Hobart Fun Run

Running for over 25 years the Hobart Fun Run is one of Tasmanias longest running event. Each year it sees a capacity crowd as participants young and old enjoy the freshness of the Spring morning on Hobarts waterfront.

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Budget Hobart Fun Run

Hobart TAS 7000, AustraliaView event
About the event
From the organiser

Running for over 25 years the Hobart Fun Run is one of Tasmanias longest running event. Each year it sees a capacity crowd as participants young and old enjoy the freshness of the Spring morning on Hobarts waterfront.

Budget Hobart Fun Run
JAN12
Cadbury Marathon
Claremont, TAS, Australia

The Cadbury Marathon will take place on Sunday January 13, 2019.

Starting and finishing at the iconic Cadbury Chocolate Factory in Hobart, there are five distances to choose from:

Marathon (incorporating the Tasmanian Marathon Championships)

Half Marathon (incorporating the Tasmanian Half Marathon Championships), 10 km, 5km and 1km for kids.

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Cadbury Marathon

Cadbury Factory, 100 Cadbury Rd, Claremont TAS 7011, AustraliaView event
About the event
From the organiser

The Cadbury Marathon will take place on Sunday January 13, 2019.

Starting and finishing at the iconic Cadbury Chocolate Factory in Hobart, there are five distances to choose from:

Marathon (incorporating the Tasmanian Marathon Championships)

Half Marathon (incorporating the Tasmanian Half Marathon Championships), 10 km, 5km and 1km for kids.

AUD $5 - AUD $110
Cadbury Marathon

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What you need to know about Beginner Friendly Running Events

Whether you’re completely new to running or just getting back into the swing of things, we’ve got some great race recommendations to get you started. Chosen by our team, these are some of our favourite events for first-timers. 5k races & 10k races are perfect for beginners, they tend to be relatively flat (always check the elevation just in case) and there’ll usually be a great crowd to cheer you on.

Find the right running event for you

To keep motivated try to run with friends and to organise a race a few months away as something to work towards. Running as a sport is very inclusive, people love to chat and give a boost to those around them! Practice makes perfect so with the right training you can achieve anything. Start small and it won’t be long before you’re a total professional tackling the bigger races.

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