Travelling back through time to early Australia in the 1860's
Event 1 "click GO the shears" Eynesbury is a light trail event running through the Grey Box Forest and Werribee Gorge surrounds of the Eynesbury township a 40 min drive from the Melbourne CBD.
The Big V Trail Series is the perfect community and family introduction to those who may not have previously experienced the newly popular sport of trail running. Runners and families will really feel they have been transported back in time as they pass buildings built pre 1870's with homesteads, shearing sheds, staff quarters and stables on course.
Distances of 3 km /6 km /12 km have been selected and a progression in difficulty as the series goes on will provide a pathway to have you enjoying your trails and not being scared off.
Start times will allow for 12 km finishers to also do the 3 km with family and friends after their run however they will not be eligible for prizes in the 3 km.
Please note the Big V Trail Series will not provide disposable cups on the course. Competitors are to use their own hydration carrying vessels or foldable cups will be available for purchase on the day for aid station filling.
Distances and Courses:
3 / 6 KM COURSES UPLOADED 12 KM IS BEING TWEAKED
Entry Details & Fees:
Under 12 / 14 / 16 & Over 60
Under 18 / Over 50 / Overall
Under 20 / Over 40 / Overall
3 KM male / female
6 KM male / female
12 KM male / female
Medals and Prizes:
1st, 2nd and 3rd place getters in each category shall receive a medal as well as the winner receiving prizes from one of our Series sponsors value TBC
Series winners in each category will receive a trophy as well as a prize from one of our Series sponsors value TBC
Each event category will award points to the top 15 finishing places with runners accumulating points over the 4 event series, all finishers not placed in the top 15 will receive 1 point each.
Participants must enter the same category with each events registration if trying to accumulate series points for a series place. You will only be eligible to receive prizes for placing in one category.
The Cruden Farm Nitro Trails Spectacle will not have series points allocated.