Federation Hill Challenge

Date: Sunday 2nd September 2018

  • 9am - 9:45am Runner Check in
  • 9:55am: Runner Briefing
  • 10am Race starts
  • 11am BBQ starts
  • 12noon Presentation
  • 12:30pm course closes

Distance:  Long Course: 10km  Short Course: 4.2km

Start Location: Felltimber Community Centre (Julia Ronan Park), Melrose Drive, West Wodonga.

Course Description:

Long Course: The long course starts in Julia Ronan Park, West Wodonga, and makes its way along paths to Federation HIll. Turning left at the base of the hill, the course climbs to the crest using the Lily's Track, and follows the Carex Trail along the ridge until descending via the Blue Bell Track to the base of Federation Hill. Turning right, runners run along the base of the hill again and return to Julia Ronan Park. Views of Wodonga and Albury are commanding for the entire length of the Federation Hill summit ridge.

 

Short Course: The short course starts in Julia Ronan park, West Wodonga, and makes it way along paths to Federation Hill. Turning left at the base of the hill, the course climbs to the crest using the Carex Track, then descends quickly and steeply using the Tussock Track, then back to Julia Ronan Park. It's a short. sharp and scenic fitness challenge!

 

Course Records: None- new course!

Entries Open: Entries open March 3rd!