Event held on June 13

Launceston Running Festival

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Event runs from 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
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Come join us to run your half marathon, 10km, 5km or one-mile road PB. The Launceston Running Festival is the town's biggest and most iconic fun run and walk event. The event attracts not only the best local and national athletes but has also attracted many international athletes throughout the history of the event. This year’s race will start and finish at Riverbend Park, outside Peppers Silo Hotel. The beautiful location will also host an Expo on race day, offering food and beverages from local producers, with entertainment for kids also on offer. There is an event for everyone of any running ability, including 21.1km, 10km, 5km and 1km, starting and finishing at Riverbend Park. Won't make it to Tasmania? No problem! The Running Festival offers virtual events for the half marathon, 10km and 5km. Race to get an individual PB or get your family, friends and colleagues together and tackle the event as a team! Entry Cost Adult $10 - Prices vary for under 21 participants and late entry.