Princes Park Urban Trail Run5th July 2020
2.5km – 5km – 10km – 21km – 42km – 50km – 100km
6hr – 12hr
Princes Park is only a short tram ride from the centre of the Melbourne business district. It is a 2km long narrow stretch of parkland catering for a wide range of sports, including cricket, tennis and lawn bowls, and is home to the Carlton Football and Cricket Club.
This is a great run for family, supporters and spectators, with a 2.5km loop you have plenty of opportunity to encourage and cheer your runner. And what a great place to play while you’re waiting!
In 2020 this event will be on Sunday only. If you want to run the 6hr or 12hr, make sure you register early. If numbers are low, they will be merged with the 50km and 100km respectively.
Fees for 2020
Princes Park LocationPrinces Park
Parkville VIC 3052
The start line is on the path that starts at tram stop 17 on Royal Parade. There’s all day parking around the park and in side streets. Pack a picnic and and a ball, and even the dog!
All Trailsplus events donate $1 of each participant’s race entry fee to CanTeen, the Australian organisation for Young people Living with cancer.
UPDATE: In 2019, there were 225 race entries and online personal donations of $160, so for the 2019 Princes Park Urban Trail Run, Trailsplus donated a total of $385 to Canteen.
On June 30th 2019 we surpassed donations of $50,000 to CanTeen. Massive thanks to our runners, volunteers and supporters.
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