Sunday 11th March 2018

Course Guide

RYDGES 21.1 km HALF MARATHON

21.1KM 3 LAP RUN COURSE STEP BY STEP

  • Start at Town Green heading toward Westport Park
  • Through Short Street car park alongside the board walk across the start of Clarence Street
  • Into Food For Less car park past Hastings Co-op
  • Turn right onto Buller Street bridge (road section)
  • Turn right into Hollingworth Street car park (one way running)
  • Turn left onto the path at the back of Waters Edge hotel
  • Follow the path through sea rescue car park
  • Continue on the path through Westport park veer left on the path toward Park Street
  • Veer right on the path alongside Park Street past street entry to boat ramp car park and marina car park
  • Through Graham Seers Cyclery car park on to path past Sails Resort entrance
  • Follow the path past roundabout opposite Port Panthers
  • Continue on path toward Settlement Point over first bridge (road section)
  • Continue following path and over second bridge (road section)
  • FIRST TURNAROUND POINT turn around on the grass section
  • Return the same way until Hollingworth Street car park behind Waters Edge Hotel
  • Veer right after the car park stay on the lower side path  by the water (one way running)
  • Join on to Buller Street bridge stay on footpath
  • Turn left off the bridge back through Food For Less car park returning to Town Green
  • Past town green join onto the break wall and follow along past the skate park
  • Veer right before the end of the break wall
  • Follow the path through to the town beach car park
  • SECOND TURNAROUND POINT turn around before the car park
  • Return the same way back to Town Green
  • First lap completed
  • After third lap veer left before Rydges into 150 metre long finish Shute – follow behind ridges and beach house
  • Finish in Town Green park area

 

The Athlete’s Foot 10 km Run

 ATHLETES FOOT 10KM 2 LAP RUN COURSE STEP BY STEP

  • Start at Town Green heading toward Westport Park
  • Through Short Street car park alongside the board walk across the start of Clarence Street
  • Into Food For Less car park past Hastings Co-op
  • Turn right on to Buller Street bridge (road section)
  • Turn right into Hollingworth Street car park (one way running)
  • Turn left onto the path at the back of Waters Edge Hotel
  • Follow the path through sea rescue car park
  • Continue on the path through Westport park veer left on the path toward Park Street
  • FIRST TURNAROUND POINT turn around at boat ramp car park
  • Return the same way until Hollingworth Street car park behind Waters Edge Hotel
  • Veer right after the car park stay on the lower side path  by the water (one way running)
  • Join on to Buller Street bridge stay on footpath
  • Turn left off the bridge back through Food For Less car park returning to Town Green
  • Past town green join onto the break wall and follow along past the skate park
  • Veer right before the end of the break wall
  • Follow the path through to the town beach car park
  • SECOND TURNAROUND POINT turn around before the car park
  • Return the same way back to Town Green
  • First lap completed
  • After second lap veer left before Rydges into 150 metre long finish Shute – follow behind ridges and beach house
  • Finish in Town Green park area

  

The Port Patios 5 km Fun Run

 5KM 1 LAP RUN COURSE STEP BY STEP

  • Start at Town Green heading toward Westport Park
  • Through Short Street car park alongside the board walk across the start of Clarence Street
  • Into Food For Less car park past Hastings Co-op
  • Turn right on to Buller Street bridge (road section)
  • Turn right into Hollingworth Street car park (one way running)
  • Turn left onto the path at the back of Waters Edge Hotel
  • Follow the path through sea rescue car park
  • Continue on the path through Westport park veer left on the path toward Park Street
  • FIRST TURNAROUND POINT turn around at boat ramp car park
  • Return the same way until Hollingworth Street car park behind Waters Edge Hotel
  • Veer right after the car park stay on the lower side path  by the water (one way running)
  • Join on to Buller Street bridge stay on footpath
  • Turn left off the bridge back through Food For Less car park returning to Town Green
  • Past town green join onto the break wall and follow along past the skate park
  • Veer right before the end of the break wall
  • Follow the path through to the town beach car park
  • SECOND TURNAROUND POINT turn around before the car park
  • Return the same way back to Town Green, veer left before Rydges into 150 metre long finish Shute – follow behind ridges and beach house
  • Finish in Town Green park area

  

4 km Walk and Talk

 4KM 1 LAP WALK AND TALK COURSE STEP BY STEP

  • Start at Town Green heading toward Westport park
  • Through Short street car park alongside the board walk across the start of Clarence street
  • Into food for less car park past Hastings co-op
  • FIRST TURNAROUND POINT turn around before Buller street bridge
  • Return toward town green
  • Past town green join on to break wall follow along past skate park
  • Veer right before the end of the break wall
  • Follow into town beach car park
  • SECOND TURNAROUND POINT turn around return the same way
  • Join onto the main footpath returning back to town green
  • Lap completed,- veer left before Rydges into 150 metre long finish Shute follow behind ridges and beach house
  • Finish in Town Green park

The Newcastle Permanent 4 km Kids Fun Run

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 Newcastle Permanent 4KM 1 LAP KIDS FUN RUN 9-12YRS COURSE STEP BY STEP

  • Start at Town Green heading toward Westport park
  • Through Short Street car park alongside the board walk across the start of Clarence Street
  • Into Food For Less car park past Hastings Co-op
  • FIRST TURNAROUND POINT turn around before Buller Street bridge
  • Return toward Town Green
  • Past Town Green join on to the break wall follow along past the skate park
  • Veer right before the end of the break wall
  • Follow into Town Beach car park
  • SECOND TURNAROUND POINT turn around return the same way
  • Join onto the main footpath returning back to Town Green
  • Lap completed, veer left before Rydges into 150 metre long finish shute follow behind Rydges and beach house
  • Finish in Town Green park

The Newcastle Permanent 2 km Kids Fun Run

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Newcastle Permanent 2KM 1 LAP KIDS FUN RUN 4-8YRS COURSE STEP BY STEP

  • Start at Town Green heading toward the break wall
  • Follow the break wall to the end of the skate park
  • Veer right on the path continue until the back of the skate park,  before the play equipment
  • FIRST TURNAROUND POINT turn around and return to Town Green
  • Lap completed, veer left before Rydges into 150 metre long finish shute follow behind Rydges and beach house
  • Finish in Town Green park