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Overview

After last year’s successful inaugural event, we’re looking forward to the 2nd year of The Kiama Coastal Classic. Held right in the heart of the running season, giving runners of all ages and abilities the perfect lead up event to other major events or as an opportunity to enjoy themselves among friends and family.Each section of this incredible run will keep runners, joggers and walkers mesmerised, taking in the coastal vista and South Coast icons including the Kiama Blowhole, Werri and Kiama Beaches, with rolling green hills on one side and rugged coastline on the other.

The running festival boasts three race distances; 2.5 kilometres, 10 kilometres and the main event, the 14 kilometre Kiama Coastal Classic. The three distances go past the iconic Kiama Blowhole, taking in the breathtaking outlook of the beautiful NSW South Coast. The finish line for all three distances is at Black Beach Reserve where there will be an onsite expo and prize giveaways.

 


Kiama to Gerringong shuttle bus in the morning

There is a shuttle bus from Kiama to Gerringong for the 14km event available so that you can finish at the comfort of your car on race completion. The shuttle bus is included within your 14km entry, bus times will be sent in the athlete information email in 2 weeks prior to the event.

Welcome to Wodi-Wodi and Dharawal Land. Our Ancestors roamed up and down this coastline for thousands of years. We pay respect to our ancestral elders, for their spirits still walk this land.

There you stand ready to take a walk in their footsteps, along a path they once wandered. This walk will lead you to various places where they camped, hunted and gathered seafood, shellfish, land animals, birds, bush tucker and bush medicine, as well as tool making and ceremony.

 

Races

Got questions about the race? Download the FAQ here.

Race Name Date
2.5km Lighthouse Bolt July 23, 2017 More information Register
10km Blowhole Dash July 23, 2017 More information Register
14km Kiama Coastal Classic July 23, 2017 More information Register

Schedule

Schedule Subject to change

TimeEventLocation
8.00amRegistration Opens 10km Fun RunBlack Beach, Kiama
8.45amRegistration Closes 10km Fun RunBlack Beach, Kiama
8.45amRegistration Opens 2.5km Fun RunBlack Beach, Kiama
8.45amRegistration Opens Kiama Coastal Classic 14kmBlack Beach, Kiama
8.50amRace Briefing 10km Fun RunStart line, Black Beach Kiama
9.00amRACE START 10km FUN RUNBlack Beach, Kiama
9.10amFirst bus leaves Black Beach Kiama to GerringongBlack Beach, Kiama
9.45amRegistration Closes 2.5km Fun RunBlack Beach, Kiama
9.50amRace Briefing 2.5km Fun RunStart line, Black Beach Kiama
10.00amRACE START 2.5km FUN RUNBlack Beach, Kiama
10.00amSecond bus leaves Black Beach Kiama to GerringongBlack Beach, Kiama
10.00amRegistration Closes Kiama Coastal Classic 14kmBlack Beach, Kiama
10.20amRace Briefing Kiama Coastal Classic 14kmStart line, Pacific Ave Gerringong Surf Club
10.30pmRACE START KIAMA COASTAL CLASSICPacific Ave, Gerringong Surf Club
1.30pmPresentation - 14km & 10kmBlack Beach, Kiama

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Partners


Working together for a healthy, sustainable, and caring community
We work to create a municipality that has a healthy, vibrant lifestyle, a beautiful environment and a harmonious, connected and resilient community.


Hydration Partner

nuun was the first to separate electrolyte replacement (hydration) from carbohydrates and sugars (fuel). 12 years later, we are still leading the way and revolutionising hydration. We want to replenish both active people and our planet and believe in clean products, clean planet and clean sport.


BaiMed Physiotherapy & Sports Injury Clinic
Providing exceptional patient focused care in a friendly environment whilst maintaining the highest quality of professional integrity and standards. Five Physiotherapy Clinics and a Performance Centre located throughout the South Coast and Illawarra, and also physiotherapy provider to the Illawarra Hawks and the Illawarra Steelers.

Event Expo

Fantastic stalls by runners for runners, if you’re interested in holding an expo site please contact us at info@eliteenergy.com.au

Results

YearNameLink
2016All RacesView results

Accommodation

For a list of accommodation options around Kiama please see www.kiama.com.au.

 BIG4 Easts Beach Holiday Park  – Located just a few kilometeres from the centre of Kiama, BIG4 Easts Beach Holiday Park is the ideal spot for a getaway.  Whether you just want to relax and enjoy what the park has to offer or set off on an adventure to explore the wonderful attractions of the South Coast, BIG4 Easts Beach Holiday Park is the perfect choice. Stay 2 nights in any of our accommodation, powered or ensuite sites and get the 2nd night half price (valid Fri 21 July , Sat 22 July and Sun 23 July 2017 only)

Please call one of their friendly reception staff on 42322 124 and mention Kiama Coastal Classic to book and receive discount.

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Road Closures

ALTERNATE TRAFFIC CONDITIONS WILL APPLY ON SUNDAY 23rd JULY 2017
Business will be as usual in Gerringong & Kiama on the dates mentioned above, this notice is merely to inform residents & visitors of altered travel routes & how to commute during the events.

Click here to download the Kiama Coastal Classic Road Restrictions.

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