Entry Details

The Canberra Times Fun Run presented by Westpac will be held on Sunday, September 3, 2017.

Course Start Time Start Group
5km EWA 8:00am Elite Wheelchair Athletes Start - This start group is for elite wheelchair athletes who will complete the course in sub 25 mins. Athletes must be in a racing chair to compete in this start group. Please note, for planning and health and safety, elite wheelchair athletes must be entered into the event and notify the event organisers via email prior to 5:00pm Wednesday, August 16, 2017.
14km 8:00am Seeded Start - This start group is for athletes who aim to gain a place in the top 20 (by invitation only). Pre-qualification is required for this start group.
Red Start - This start group is for all other participants who should self-seed behind the start line. Pushed wheelchairs and strollers are permitted in this start group but are asked to start at the back of the group.
8:30am
10km Seeded Start - This start group is for athletes who aim to gain a place in the top 20 (by invitation only). Pre-qualification is required for this start group.
Westpac Yellow Start - This start group is for all other participants. Participants should self-seed behind the start line. Pushed wheelchairs and strollers are permitted in this start group but are asked to start at the back of the group.
5km 9:30am Purple Start - For the 5km event there is one general start group; participants should self-seed behind the start line. Pushed wheelchairs and strollers are permitted in this start group but are asked to start at the back of the group.

*Start times are subject to change

No pets, bicycles, scooters, hand cycles, skateboards, drones or rollerblades are permitted in any group. 

Do I qualify for a Seeded start?

If you have competed in a race listed on the Qualifying Times page below and you meet the required time, you will automatically qualify and the seeded start group will be available for selection during registration. If you have not competed in a previous event listed on the Qualifying Times page, please fill out the Pre-Qualification Form below prior to entering with previous results. We accept times from any official race, anywhere in the world, within the last two years, that is 10km or over in distance. We ask that you please allow 2 business days for your request to be processed and await confirmation from our team prior to registering.

Elite Wheelchair Athlete Pre-Qualification

If you have competed in a Fairfax event in the last two years you will automatically qualify for the race and the start group will be available for selection during registration. If you have not competed in a previous Fairfax event, please fill out the Pre-Qualification Form below prior to entering with previous results.

To qualify you must be able to submit a race result of sub 25mins for 5km from the past two years. We ask that you please allow 2 business days for your request to be processed and await confirmation from our team prior to registering

Family Packages

Make it a family day out at The Canberra Times Fun Run this year. We are offering family ticket packages that include either 2 adults + 1 child OR 1 adult + 2 children. You can add additional individual entries at the shopping cart.  The run is on Father's Day - so this will make a perfect gift for Dad!

Entry Fees

2017 Earlybird
June 14 - July 11
Standard
July 12 - August 22
Late
August 23 - September 2
14km
Adult $45 $55 $65
Child* $35 $45 $55
Family** $90 $110 $130
Westpac 10km
Adult $40 $50 $60
Child* $30 $40 $50
Family** $80 $100 $130
5km
Adult $30 $40 $50
Child* $20 $30 $40
Family** $60 $80 $100

*Prices inclusive of GST. A credit card surcharge reflecting our actual costs of offering payment by credit card will be added to Visa, Mastercard, Diners and American Express payments.
*A child is anyone under 16 years of age on race day
* Family packages includes either 2 adults + 1 child OR 1 adult + 2 children. You can add additional individual entries at the shopping cart.