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Aus Half marathon champs

Expression of Interest – Athlete assistance package


2016 Australian Marathon Championship


Date: Sunday 16th October 2016

Venue: Melbourne, VIC
Host Event: Medibank Melbourne Marathon

Event Website:

Distance:   42.195km


Individual Championship: Yes

Teams Championship: Yes


The following assistance package is available for six male and six female athletes:

  • Free race entry;
  • Use of the Elite Athlete facilities on race day;
  • An elite start at the front of the field;
  • One night's twin share accommodation to a maximum of three (3) male and three (3) female athletes from each State of Territory; and
  • Transport between the designated athlete accommodation and the race venue for the athlete briefing and on race day.

Entry Procedure

All expression of interests must be received by COB Monday 5 September 2016 at for consideration.


Your expression of interest must detail:


  1. Full Name
  2. Gender
  3. Date of Birth
  4. Best performance
  5. Event
  6. Contact Email address
  7. Contact Phone number

Athletes not provided an assistance package or free entry must enter via the event website listed above.  Please be aware of entry deadlines.

General Information

Only financial members of a State or Territory Member Association are eligible to compete for an Australian Championship as an individual or in a team category. Athletes are expected to wear the State uniform when competing and for presentation ceremonies.


Selection is at the sole discretion of Athletics WA.


Each selected athlete will be contacted by the race organisers independently to arrange their race entry.  


For all inquiries contact Stephen Stingemore Athletics WA 0404 828 719.