Event Postponed. Please refer to our latest covid-19 race update.

the canberra times marathon festival

23 August 2020

Parkes Place West

6 events. One big weekend. Infinite possibilities.

Lacing up for your first big run? Ready to snag a top 200 position in the marathon? Raising $1,000 for a cause close to your heart? Whatever your goal, Canberra’s fast and scenic course is the perfect place to put your training efforts to the test.

From the second you commit to the moment you cross the finish line, the Sole Motive team will be here to support you every step of the way as Canberra comes to life in August 2020.

Our Capital. Our Community. Your Potential.

ULTRA

23 August 2020
6:00AM Start (TBC)

MARATHON

23 August 2020
6:25AM Start (TBC)

HALF MARATHON

23 August 2020
7:50AM Start (TBC)

10K

23 August 2020
7:00AM Start (TBC)

5.3K

23 August 2020
9:00AM Start (TBC)

kids mile

23 August 2020
10:00AM Start (TBC)

WHAT TO EXPECT

ATMOSPHERE

  • 2020 50km Road Australian Championship
  • Runners Expo
  • Event Village
  • On-course Entertainment
  • Live Music 
  • Food Trucks
  • Community Vibe

MEMORIES

  • Medals
  • Electronic Timing & Results
  • Photos

SUPPORT

  • Training Plans – see individual distance page
  • Run Club
  • On-course Support and Pacers
  • Pre-run Warm Up
  • Kilometre Markers
  • Drink Stations
  • Live Tracking
  • AIMS Certified Course
  • Gels, Electrolytes and Post-race Fuelling

MORE INFO

WHY RUN

Our mission is to inspire a city to run. We want to inspire you to challenge yourself, empower you to lace up, and motivate you to never give up and unleash your inner drive.

PRICING

Commit early and save. Standard Pricing Ends 30 July 2020.

TIMELINE

View the course maps for each of the races featuring kilometre markers, aid stations and toilet locations.

FUNDRAISE

Rally behind your favourite charity and make your footsteps count in 2020.

WHAT WE HAVE ACHIEVED

TEAMS

Join forces with your friends, family, community and workmates and support each other as you take on The Canberra Times Marathon Festival as a team.

our Partners