Life Member Agnes Farmer wins the 2013 Australia Day Mackay Regional Council Sports Award
|Sun Apr 30|
5 / 10km
|Lagoons Scurry - Nominate your time - Botanical Gardens playground, Cnr Mackay Bypass Rd and Jackson St, West Mackay|
|Sun May 07|
5 / 30km
|30klm Club Championship - 39 Vassalo Drive, Glenella|
|Sat May 13|
|Casu Jack’s Pre-Mothers’ Day Run - Casu Jacks Café, Mulherin Drive, Mackay Harbour|
|Sun May 21|
5 / 11km
|Mt Bassett Run - New Mulherin Park, East Pt Rd, Mackay Harbour|
|Sun May 28|
5 / 11km
|North Harbour Beach Loop - Cathy Freeman Oval, Wren St, Slade Point|
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Two new run reports added. (Sat 9 Apr)
Blue Water Quay run report added. (Sun 9 Apr)
Slade Point run report added. (Wed 29 Mar)
Tilse Toddle and Queens Park 5km Club Championship run reports have been added. (Wed 8 Mar)
Three new run reports added. Some maps added to calendar. (Sun 26 Feb)
North wall run report added. (Mon Jan 30)
The Mackay Road Runners Club is an incorporated club with over one hundred members and is affiliated with Athletics North Queensland. Club competitions are held each weekend from February through to October, usually on Sunday afternoons over distances ranging from a mile (1.6 km) to 30 km. All social runners and joggers are most welcome to attend.
Annual Membership Fees
- $57 for Senior Member (18 years and over)
- $24 for a junior Member (12 - 17 years)
- Volunteer Member - no cost but please register
Annual membership fees are due by the last day of February annually for existing members. For new members, membership fees are due immediately. Club points are allocated only when runners are financial club members. To be eligible for annual awards, members must have competed in a minimum of ten calendar events.
Weekly Race Fees
- Members - $2 per race per person (senior and junior) and payable on registering each race day
- Non-Members - $10 seniors, $5 juniors and no race time recorded
- Important – Registrations close 10 minutes before the Gun time to allow the Handicapper and Registrars time to prepare for their run
DIY Training Groups
Midweek casual, non-club, no cost, 5 - 10 km runs commencing at 6pm each occur each Wednesday. Check out the Running Calendar for details.
In addition, informal D.I.Y training groups get together during the week - talk to members on Sunday to find out who's doing what.
A group does long runs leaving from the City Cinema Carpark, cnr Gordon St and Wood St at 5.00am sharp Saturday mornings. This is followed by a rewarding Coffee and Catch Up from 7am.