0ur event: 15 May 2021
Date & provisional times
15 May 2021
All bike riders - 9.15am
Marathon & 21.1km Halfie - 9.30am
10km Out n Back (incl Teams) - 10.00am
- 5km Dash - 10.30
Mini Bolt (kids) - 12.00pm
May average temperature
Average temp: 22 max and 10 min.
Kanku-Breakaways Conservation Park, Via Stuart Highway, 30km north of Coober Pedy, South Australia.
Map & GPX file
The course is an out and back track, running from the main lookout, past Two Dogs, across the "moon plain" and alongside the dingo fence.
An updated map and gpx file will be uploaded to this page closer to the event.
Other really cool stuff
This is an outback event like no other. See a piece of South Australia you've never seen before.
You can also expect:
unique hand-made trophies
merchandise designed by a local artist
free reconciliation BBQ
free entry to the park for the day
free shuttle-bus service
There are 4 aid stations along the length of the 10.5km track. Stations are manned, have first aid provisions, radios, drinks/nibbles and toilets.
Fresh fruit will be available at the 10.5km turn-around point for the longer distance events.
Prams and dogs
Competitors may push a pram or take their dog on the course. Dogs must be on a lead at all times. Nuisance dogs will be removed from the park.
Children in prams must be registered for insurance purposes but no entry fee is required.
Competitors with prams or dogs must start at the rear of the pack and ensure they do not get in the way of other runners.
Competitors are able to enter any of the distances. All runners in the marathon must be at least 18 years of age.
Running is hard work - competitors are expected to be physically fit and suitably trained.
Entries are now open. Enter here or at Coober Pedy Council Chambers.
Entries will close at 5pm, Tuesday 11 May 2021. Late entries on the day will be accepted.
will attract an additional $10 fee
must be made at least 30 mins before the scheduled start time of each event
All entries must be paid before race number collection.
*Special entry rates for local young runners
Thanks to people who love running from all around Australia, money has been raised to cover the entry fees for local young runners.
If you are U16 years of age and live in Coober Pedy or surrounding areas, you can enter the 10km, 5km or Mini Bolt event for FREE. But if your legs are made for running and you want to have a go at the Halfie, you can take part by paying the discounted $5.00 entry.
Just fill out your registration form and enter as a local junior.
Competitor handbook & rules
An updated 2021 handbook with all race details will be available closer to the event.
View the 2019 handbook.
Find out what's happening on our Facebook page.
If you want to get in touch, call Race Director, Alison Fenton on Tel: 0455 556 760 or Email: email@example.com