Event 2 "Temple of BOOM" Templestowe is a light trail event running through the Wurundjeri tribe territory of Westerfolds Park situated beside the Yarra River.
Runners and families will thoroughly enjoy everything Westerfolds Park has to offer. Starting and finishing perched above the Yarra River tree lines at Westerfold Manor in an open field it will be ideal for families to bring the picnic and throw down a rug as you celebrate family and friends crossing the line.
The Big V Trail Series this is the perfect community and family introduction to those who may not have previously experienced the newly popular sport of trail running. This race slightly steps up in progression but so does the enjoyment with the introduction of some single trail, smallish hills (except the start finish) and river view that will certainly wet the appetite for more trails.
Distances of 3 km / 6.5 km / 12.5 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 12.5 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.
DISTANCES AND COURSES:
3 KM male / female
Under 12 / 14 / 16 & Over 60
6 KM male / female
Under 18 / Over 50 / Overall
12 KM male / female
Under 20 / Over 40 / Overall
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.