Where and when is the event held? Anywhere!!!! From 12-26th July 2020 only.
Is there a cut off time: No, you run your race at your own pace 🙂
Is there mandatory gear? No, As you are running virtually you are responsible for your own safety during your run. Please refer to our recommended gear sections and consider all aspects of your run before heading out!
Who can participate? Anyone is welcome to participate if they want to run, walk or crawl.
What training do I need? It is recommended that you follow a training program for at least 8-12 weeks to prepare for the races.
How much does it cost to participate and what are the cut-off dates? Race fees can be viewed here. www.weiparunningfestival.org.au
What does my entry fee pay for? Please refer to the event information page on our website.
Do I have to enter online? Yes
Can I change and do another event once I’ve registered? Yes, just advise us which event you wish to change to.
Can I get a refund/Can I transfer my registration to another person? I am injured/sick/etc. and cannot run. We appreciate that circumstances arise where you may no longer be able to participate in the event. Your registration is not transferable to other people nor can you hold it over to the next year’s event. A request for refund of the registration fee must be submitted to Weipa Running Festival prior to the 31st May 2020. A 10% administration fee applies to all refunds. PLEASE cancel your registration or inform the race director if you can no longer compete.
Can I dress up in a costume? Of course! The more fun you have at the event the better, so feel free to dress up in your favourite running gear, all-weather make-up and even a tiara and tutu. Or choose to wear your tailor-made Weipa Running Festival singlet. Consider the weather and that it gets hot, so dress sensibly!
What do I do when I finish? Send us proof of your completed run, your selfies & videos the more the better!
What prizes are up for grabs? We have awesome prizes to give away during the lead up to the month of July.
Do any local charities benefit from the race? Yes. Royal Flying Doctors, Bush Fire Relief Organisations, Conquer the Corrugations, Weipa Community Care Association.
How can I find out more? If your questions haven’t been answered in this section and you need to find out more, please email email@example.com