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Download your Race 2 (Princes Park) Participant Instructions for important race day information.
19/02, 04/03 Princes Park, The Tan from 5:30pm

19/02, 04/03


Princes Park, The Tan 


from 5:30pm

2 race series

Missed out on the 3 Race Series? 

No worries, you can still track your progress and sweat it out across the next 2 races of the Sunset Series – Princes Park and The Tan..

2-Race Series participants will receive the following (valued at $210):

ENTRY TO ALL
2 RACES

save 20% on entry fees

Official brooks event
singlet* or
t-shirt

$25 brooks shoe voucher

*Limited stock available (first 1,500 participants). Sizes/colours/styles available on a first come first served basis.

PRICING

Online Entries End 18 February

days
:
hours
:
mins
:
secs
2 race Last Minute (Adult)

$88

Register before 18 February

2 race Last Minute (U18)

$64

Register before 18 February

PRICING

Online Entries End 18 February

days
:
hours
:
mins
:
secs
2 race
Last Minute (Adult)

$88

Register before 18 February

2 race
Last Minute (U18)

$64

Register before 18 February

what to expect

The usual

  • Pre-race warm up
  • Electronic timing & results
  • On-course support from volunteers
  • K markers & drinks stations

summer VIBES

  • Food trucks and bar
  • Licensed bar
  • Live tunes
  • Fun photo wall

Timeline

11:59pm, 15 December 2019

All races and series

Early Bird Pricing Ends

11:59pm, 20 January 2020

All races and series

Postage Cut Off for Race Packs.

Anyone who enters after this date/time must collect their race pack from the Event Village.

11:59pm, 23 January 2020

All races and series

Standard Pricing Ends

3:00pm, 06 February 2020

Race 2 & 2-Race Series (Princes Park)

Race Pack Postage starts

11:59pm, 18 February 2020

Race 2 & 2-Race Series (Princes Park)

Last Minute/Online Entries Close.

After this date/time registrations will be taken from the Event Village.

5:30pm, 19 February 2020

Race 2 (Princes Park) 

Race Pack/Merchandise Collection from the Event Village

3:00pm, 20 February 2020

Race 3 (The Tan)

Race Pack Postage starts

11:59pm, 3 March 2020

Race 3 (The Tan)

Last Minute/Online Entries Close.

After this date/time registrations will be taken from the Event Village.

5:30pm, 4 March 2020

Race 3 (The Tan)

Race Pack/Merchandise Collection from the Event Village

 5:30pmRegistration / Race Pack Collection Opens
6:35pm4K warm-up
6:50pm4K starts (1 lap)
7:00pm8K warm-up
7:15pm8K starts (2 laps)
7:20pm4K presentations
7:30pmLive music set #1
8:15pm8K presentations
8:25pmLive music set #2
 5:30pmRegistration / Race Pack Collection Opens
6:35pm4K warm-up
6:50pm4K starts (1 lap)
7:00pm8K warm-up
7:15pm8K starts (2 laps)
7:20pm4K presentations
7:30pmLive music set #1
8:15pm8K presentations
8:25pmLive music set #2

cOURSE MAPS

FAQs

Download Race 2 (Princes Park) Participant Instructions.

Race 3 Participant Instructions will be available closer to the event date.

Postage

Participants who register before 11:59pm Monday, 20 January 2020 have the option to select postage.

  1. Race 2 (Princes Park) – Race Pack postage commences Thursday, 6 February 2020.
  2. Race 3 (The Tan) – Race Pack postage commences Thursday, 20 February 2020.

Event Village, On Day Collection – Race 2 (Princes Park), Race 3 (The Tan)

Race Pack collection is available only on the day of the event from the Race Pack Collection marquee at the Event Village from 5:30pm.

  • Race 2 – Princes Park, 19 February 2020: Ikon Park Stadium
  • Race 3 – The Tan, 4 March 2020: Tom’s Block

Race 2 – Princes Park

Distances can be changed online here. Distance upgrades/downgrades can be made online up until 18 February 2020.

Race 3 – The Tan

Distances can be changed online here. Distance upgrades/downgrades can be made online up until 3 March 2020.

If a race bib has already been assigned for your original distance you will be able to use it for your new distance on race day.

Princes Park

  • 4K Start Time: 6:50pm
  • 8K Start Time: 7:15pm
  • 4.8K/8K Start Line: Near Bowen / Pigdon Street intersection
  • 4.8K/8K Finish: Next to Ikon Park Stadium

The Tan

  • 4K Start Time: 6:50pm
  • 8K Start Time: 7:15pm
  • 4K/8K Start Line: Linlithgow Avenue (near the King George V monument / opposite Tom’s Block)
  • 4K/8K Finish: Tom’s Block

Please note, some information below may only apply to 3-Race Series participants.

Participants who register for the 3-Race Series before 11:59pm Sunday, 12 January 2020 will have a personalised race bib. Individual race entrants do not have the option for a personalised race bib.

3-Race Series participants are required to keep their race bib for the entirety of the races.

If a participant loses/damages their race bib they may obtain another one for a $10 admin fee.

There is limited on street car parking around Princes Park.

Free 2hour and meter parking is surrounding areas, please check street signage.

Please adhere to parking restrictions and be aware of peak hour traffic congestion. Be sure to leave enough time to park your car and walk to the Event Village.

Public Transport is the quickest and easiest way to get to and from the event. Trains and busses operate frequently, dropping you right at the door. The Event Village is North of Ikon Park Stadium.

By Tram
No. 19 Tram (City-North Coburg) runs from the city to Royal Parade Walker St / Stop 16, then 3 minutes walk to the Event Village.

By Train
Take the Upfield Line to Royal Park Station, then 13 minutes walk to the Event Village.

By Bus
Route 123 bus to Walker St / Stop 16, then 3 minutes walk to the Event Village.

Visit the Public Transport Victoria website for more information.

Limited parking is available along St. Kilda Road, Linlithgow Avenue and on Boathouse Drive. Please allow at least 30 mins for parking, and adhere to parking restrictions.

Trams run from Flinders Street Station, 3/3a, 5, 6, 16, 64, 67 or 72 down St Kilda Road, past the Arts Centre to Grant Street.

Visit the Public Transport Victoria website for more information.

Linlithgow Ave will be closed from 6am-10pm between Anzac Ave and Alexandra Ave. Government House Drive will be closed from 5pm-9pm between the roundabout and the gate of Government House.

Clothing storage is available in the Event Village for each race (see below). Look for the ‘Bag Drop’ marquee.

  • Race 2 – Princes Park: Ikon Park Stadium
  • Race 3 – The Tan: Tom’s Block

Your race number features a tear-off strip for you to attach to your backpack or clothing bag. Do not leave any valuables in your bag as we cannot accept responsibility for valuables lost or stolen.

We no longer offer single-use plastic bags at the bag drop, so please remember to bring your own bag to the event.

FAQs

Download Race 2 (Princes Park) Participant Instructions.

Race 3 Participant Instructions will be available closer to the event date.

Postage

Participants who register before 11:59pm Monday, 20 January 2020 have the option to select postage.

  1. Race 2 (Princes Park) – Race Pack postage commences Thursday, 6 February 2020.
  2. Race 3 (The Tan) – Race Pack postage commences Thursday, 20 February 2020.

Event Village, On Day Collection – Race 2 (Princes Park), Race 3 (The Tan)

Race Pack collection is available only on the day of the event from the Race Pack Collection marquee at the Event Village from 5:30pm.

  • Race 2 – Princes Park, 19 February 2020: Ikon Park Stadium
  • Race 3 – The Tan, 4 March 2020: Tom’s Block

Race 2 – Princes Park

Distances can be changed online here. Distance upgrades/downgrades can be made online up until 18 February 2020.

Race 3 – The Tan

Distances can be changed online here. Distance upgrades/downgrades can be made online up until 3 March 2020.

If a race bib has already been assigned for your original distance you will be able to use it for your new distance on race day.

Princes Park

  • 4K Start Time: 6:50pm
  • 8K Start Time: 7:15pm
  • 4.8K/8K Start Line: Near Bowen / Pigdon Street intersection
  • 4.8K/8K Finish: Next to Ikon Park Stadium

The Tan

  • 4K Start Time: 6:50pm
  • 8K Start Time: 7:15pm
  • 4K/8K Start Line: Linlithgow Avenue (near the King George V monument / opposite Tom’s Block)
  • 4K/8K Finish: Tom’s Block

Please note, some information below may only apply to 3-Race Series participants.

Participants who register for the 3-Race Series before 11:59pm Sunday, 12 January 2020 will have a personalised race bib. Individual race entrants do not have the option for a personalised race bib.

3-Race Series participants are required to keep their race bib for the entirety of the races.

If a participant loses/damages their race bib they may obtain another one for a $10 admin fee.

There is limited on street car parking around Princes Park.

Free 2hour and meter parking is surrounding areas, please check street signage.

Please adhere to parking restrictions and be aware of peak hour traffic congestion. Be sure to leave enough time to park your car and walk to the Event Village.

Public Transport is the quickest and easiest way to get to and from the event. Trains and busses operate frequently, dropping you right at the door. The Event Village is North of Ikon Park Stadium.

By Tram
No. 19 Tram (City-North Coburg) runs from the city to Royal Parade Walker St / Stop 16, then 3 minutes walk to the Event Village.

By Train
Take the Upfield Line to Royal Park Station, then 13 minutes walk to the Event Village.

By Bus
Route 123 bus to Walker St / Stop 16, then 3 minutes walk to the Event Village.

Visit the Public Transport Victoria website for more information.

Limited parking is available along St. Kilda Road, Linlithgow Avenue and on Boathouse Drive. Please allow at least 30 mins for parking, and adhere to parking restrictions.

Trams run from Flinders Street Station, 3/3a, 5, 6, 16, 64, 67 or 72 down St Kilda Road, past the Arts Centre to Grant Street.

Visit the Public Transport Victoria website for more information.

Linlithgow Ave will be closed from 6am-10pm between Anzac Ave and Alexandra Ave. Government House Drive will be closed from 5pm-9pm between the roundabout and the gate of Government House.

Clothing storage is available in the Event Village for each race (see below). Look for the ‘Bag Drop’ marquee.

  • Race 2 – Princes Park: Ikon Park Stadium
  • Race 3 – The Tan: Tom’s Block

Your race number features a tear-off strip for you to attach to your backpack or clothing bag. Do not leave any valuables in your bag as we cannot accept responsibility for valuables lost or stolen.

We no longer offer single-use plastic bags at the bag drop, so please remember to bring your own bag to the event.

Running challenge

Whether you’re new to running, keen to learn proper technique, want to keep your summer fitness on track.. or just want a bit of a challenge, our 12 week training program is designed to help you reach your running goals.

3-Race Series participants are invited to join our 12 week (starts 9 Dec 2019) Running Challenge.

Register your interest when you sign up for the series and get ready to supercharge your fitness! Participants can join the challenge at any time.

Information will be sent to interested series participants once they’ve signed up and registered their interest (approx. 2-3 days).

Sign up for the 3-Race Series + save 20%

Receive an official Brooks event singlet or t-shirt

Learn proper running technique

Receive our 12 week  training program

Attend exclusive running workshops

Join our weekly run club

Be part of a supportive community

Receive 2 issues of Runners World magazine

Receive a $25 Brooks footwear voucher from Sole Motive

Weekly prizes and competitions

SUNSET SERIES Partners