Father's Day Categories
To celebrate Father's Day, we are giving away prizes across all events. Categories include the fastest grandfather, father & child team, the fastest father & child team and the fastest pram in each distance. Whether you’re running as a family, to challenge yourself, or just to have fun, there’s a prize category for you!
|Category||Prize (all distances)||Information|
|Fastest Father & Child Team in the 5km, 10km and 14km races||National Zoo & Aquarium Family Pass||To be eligible for this prize, you must have created a Father & Child Team, which consists of at least one father and one child (15 years of age and under on race day) in the same distance race. The winners will be announced on Monday, September 4, 2017.|
|Fastest Grandfather, Father & Child Team in the 5km, 10km and 14km races||2018 Canberra Times Fun Run Entry||To be eligible for this prize, you must have created a Grandfather, Father & Child Team, which consists of one grandfather, one father and one child (15 years of age and under on race day) in the same distance race. The winners will be announced on Monday, September 4, 2017.|
|First Pram across the line in the 5km, 10km and 14km races||2018 Canberra Times Fun Run Entry||Prams must start in the back of their wave, the pram must be carrying a child, and winners are based solely on first across the line in each distance. Prize will be presented onstage after the race.|
|Fancy Dress||Spot prizes will be given out on event day||Dress up! Get creative! Spot prizes will be handed out by our announcers throughout the day for the best, the funniest and the most unique outfits.|
All finishers will receive a finisher's medal and downloadable finisher's certificate. All place getters will receive a free entry into the 2018 Canberra Times Fun Run, and all first place getters will receive a 3 month home delivery subscription to The Canberra Times**.
*Prizes awarded based on first three across the finish line.
**Subscription will be for 7 day home delivery of The Canberra Times. Total length of free subscription is 3 months. If the prize winner is an existing subscriber to The Canberra Times then additional 3 month subscription will be added onto the existing subscription. Home delivery will only be only be available to existing home delivery areas of North, Inner or Central regions. Home delivery is currently not available to rural or business addresses.