Distances: 21.1km, 10km Run, 5.5km Run,
1.2km Kids Dash
Start Times: 21.1km - 8:30am
Kids 1.2km - 8:45am
10km - 9:15am
5.5 km - 9:20am
Venue: Werribe Park Mansion, Werribee South
Field Limit: 1700 (please note that field limit was reached in 2018)
Set on the grounds of Werribee Mansion and Werribee Park, The Wyndham City Werribee Mansion Run starts and finishes on the lawns of the magnificent Werribee Mansion. The event caters for all levels of fitness and all members of the family with a two lap half marathon and 10km runs for the experiences runner, 6km Run/walk event for the less experienced. There is also a 1.2km kids dash, to ensure noone misses out.
As far as a spectacular venue and picturesque course goes, we believe this event can not be beaten.
SUPPORTING THE LEUKAEMIA FOUNDATION
This years event will support the Leukemia foundation in their fantastic efforts to support people and families in need. Please make an additional donation through the registration process or set up a fundraising page for this event. Every cent helps!
If you would like to do some additional fundraising for the Leukaemia Foundation, go to the Get Your Blood Pumping website http://getyourbloodpumping.com/ to set up your own fundraising page and fundraise this way.
WHAT DOES THE COURSE LOOK LIKE?
Check out the maps page of this website to see not only the course map but also some images taken out on the course and a couple of short videos of the course.
Please Note: There is a section of approximately 30 stairs on the course, therefore, the course is not suitable for prams or wheelchairs.
FINISHER MEDAL FOR ALL FINISHERS!!
This year there will be a medal for all finishers as they cross the finish line. We know that it is as much of an accompanishment for some to complete 5.5km as it is for some to finish a half marathon, so everyone will get a great momento of the day (medal pictured is previous year).
You can print off your own personalised Event certificate after the event. These certificates will have your name and your official finishing time on them.
PERSONALISED RACE BIBS
Personalised race bibs will be available for all participants who register before April 1, 2019. Strict cut off dates apply for this feature. Just a hint also. The less text you have, the larger the letters will be (2018 Bib pictured).
ONLINE TRAINING PROGRAMS
Run2PB are providing specialised online training and support for this years event. So if you want to chase that next PB, increase your distance you complete this year or get some advice from some elite athletes visit https://www.run2pb.co/werribeemansionruncoaching
RACE BIB COLLECTION
Race Bibs will be available for collection at the following times and locations. Please note that bibs are NOT at these locations at any other time than that shoen below.
Wednesday May 1 - 3:00pm - 6:00pm
The Running Company, 87 Andreson Street, Yarraville
Thursday May 2 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm
The HIIT Factory Warehouse, 3 Loop Road, Werribee
Sunday May 5 (Race Day) - 8:00am - race start time
Registration Marquee - Werribee Mansion Lawn
KIDS DASH EVENT
For more info on the kids dash event for primary school aged children click on the kids dash tab above.
Our proffessional photographers will be both on course and at the finish line snapping away. You will be able to view all photo on the PB Events Facebook page after the event. We usually have over 250 images up by the monday of the event. You will also have the opportunity to purchase these photos post event. Details on how to purchase these high quality images will be emailed post event.
Junior (6-17yrs), 18-29 yrs, 30-39 yrs, 40-49 yrs, 50-59 yrs, 60+ yrs
Trophies will be awarded to winners in each category in both the 21.1km, 10km and 5.5km events. (No trophies will be awarded in the 3.5km and kids dash event)
The Presentation Ceremony will take place at approximately 10:20am.
All events will be electronically chip timed with timing mats at both the start and finish to guarentee accurate race results and times.
HALF MARATHON CUT OFF TIMES
Marshals and the race team will cease support progressively at the following times:
11km (end of lap 1) - 1:20 minutes (9:50am)
15km - 1:55 minutes (10:25am)
21.1km - 2:40 minutes (11:10am)
Participants are welcome to continue after these times but must be aware that they continue at their own risk without support and will not recieve a finish time.
Presentation Ceremony will take place at approximately 10:20am. (please be aware that the presentation ceremony will take place before some participants have completed the run)
There will be a secure (staffed) baggage holding area at the event site. The baggage holding area will be open from 8:00am and will close at 10:30am. PLEASE ENSURE THERE ARE NO VALUABLE ITEMS LEFT AT THE BAGGAGE HOLDING AREA.
There will be drink stations out on course at approximately every 2km (see course map for details). You will also recieve a bottle of water at the finish line.
PRAMS and WHEELCHAIRS
The course has a section of stairs, therefore, unfortunately, the course is not suitable for prams or wheelchairs.
The 5.5km events are open to walkers. The Half Marathon and 10km event is for those who will run all or most of the course.
There will be heaps to do both before and after your run/walk on event day. Health related stalls, food and drinks, kids activities and more.
Secure off road parking is available on land at the entrance to Werribee Mansion. Marshals will be available to ensure parking is orderly and safe. Specific Parking information will be made available to entrants through the pre event information email sent in the days prior to the event
PREPARATION AND TRAINING
Please ensure you are well hydrated prior to taking on the run and that you have a sufficient level of fitness to be capable of finishing the event in a safe manner.
PETS AND IPODS
No pets are allowed.
Ipods are allowed, however please play at a volume that does not disturb other runners and a volume you are able to hear course marshals instructions