Get ready for the 7th annual Husky Half Marathon on Sunday, 20th August 2017. It is sure to be another crowd pleaser – a flat, fast course on the scenic shores of Jervis Bay. The view is nothing short of perfection, you won’t even notice the kilometres tick over!With the half marathon having an option of a two person team, as well as 2km and 5km races, there is a distance for everyone. Pack the family up and make a weekend of it!
Huskisson is on the shores of the spectacular Jervis Bay Marine Park within the Shoalhaven. You’ll find plenty of amazing things to see and do, relax on some of the world’s whitest sands meeting the crystal-blue waters along some of the breathtaking panoramic views.
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*Schedule subject to change
|6.30am||Health and Lifestyle Expo Opens||White Sands Park Huskisson|
|6.30am||Husky Half Marathon Registration Opens||White Sands Park Huskisson|
|7.30am||Husky Half Marathon Registration Closes||White Sands Park Huskisson|
|7.45am||Race Briefing - Husky Half Marathon||White Sands Park Huskisson|
|8.00am||RACE START - HUSKY HALF MARATHON||White Sands Park Huskisson|
|8.30am||Husky 5km Fun Run Registration Opens||White Sands Park Huskisson|
|9.30am||Husky 5km Fun Run Registration Closes||White Sands Park Huskisson|
|9.45am||Husky 2km Fun Run Registration Opens||White Sands Park Huskisson|
|9.45am||Race Briefing - Husky 5km Fun Run||White Sands Park Huskisson|
|10.00am||RACE START - HUSKY 5KM FUN RUN||White Sands Park Huskisson|
|10.40am||Husky 2km Fun Run Registration Closes||White Sands Park Huskisson|
|10.45am||Race Briefing - Husky 2km Fun Run||White Sands Park Huskisson|
|11.00am||RACE START - HUSKY 2KM FUN RUN||White Sands Park Huskisson|
|11.30am||Presentation for Husky Half and 5km Run||White Sands Park Huskisson|
|12.00pm||Health & Lifestyle Expo Closes||White Sands Park Huskisson|
The Event HQ is at White Sands Park, Hawke Street, Huskisson
Directions from Sydney – Approximately 2.5 – 3 hours.
Directions from Canberra – Approximately 2.5hours
Please note there are two options using the ‘back way’ from Canberra. Both include some dirt road and should not be attempted in heavy rains or following storms, due to the flooding of low-level crossings.
From Batemans Bay
|2017||Half Marathon & Teams, 5km and 2km||View results|
|2016||Half Marathon & Teams, 5km and 2km||View results|
|2015||Half Marathon & Teams, 5km and 2km||View results|
|2014||Half Marathon & Teams, 5km and 2km||View results|
|2013||Half Marathon & Teams, 5km and 2km||View results|
|2012||Half Marathon & Teams, 5km and 2km||View results|
|2011||Half Marathon & Teams, 5km and 2km||View results|
Resorts & Motels
The team at Pleasant Way welcome Elite Energy athletes, offering in room bike storage, car parking and FREE WiFi. The indoor heated pool is available for all guests. Family and double rooms available. Pleasant Way also offers BBQ platters offering the freshest local seafood and locally sourced grass fed meats for you to host your group in private at the barbeque area. We are here to service and tailor those special small details that matter to you.
Call the team to book directly as they will offer $10 off the best online rate!
On arrival a FREE freshly made coffee will be offered!!!
On 20th August, 2017, Huskisson host the 2017 Huskisson Running Festival organised by Elite Energy and supported by Shoalhaven City Council, NSW Police, Athletics Australia, Local Businesses and many “Not-for-Profit” Community Groups.
The following information is designed to minimise the impact this event has on residents.
Attached are road closure notifications outlining the road closures and effected times that will be in place on this day.
Also attached are a list of guidelines that residents and guests will be required to follow if they wish to use any of the closed roads.
All enquiries can be directed to Philippe Jones – Traffic Operations Manager, Elite Energy at email@example.com or on 0439 538 903.
GUIDELINES FOR RESIDENTS AND GUESTS
Please ensure that anyone travelling on the closed roads follows the guidelines listed below.
NOTE: Failure to follow these guidelines may result in details being given to police to be followed up after the event.
When travelling on Closed Roads, all drivers MUST:
Vehicles will be stopped by Authorised Traffic Controllers when attempting to enter Closed Roads.
NOTE: Any vehicle identified as not obeying these guidelines will be reported to police for further action to be taken.
Remember – The 3 Ps: Planning, Patience & Politeness will assist in a safe and happy day for all athletes, visitors, volunteers, and the public.
HUSKISSON RUNNING FESTIVAL
August 20th 2017
8:00am – 11:30am (approx)
The running of the sixth annual Huskisson Running Festival by Elite Energy Pty Ltd will take place on Sunday 20th August 2017 along the Huskisson – Vincentia cycleway / footpath and some roads.
Some roads and lane closures will be required and they include:
Beach St for approximately 15 minutes at 8:00am, 10:00am & 11:00am for the start of each of the three races. See detailed map below.