Date
Saturday 14 September 2019 at 2:00 pm
Age/Distance categories
Ribbons will be awarded in each of the following distance gender and age combinations.

Entry Fees

Online entry is encouraged, as it makes life easier for the organisers on the day. It it cheaper as well

Entry Fee Online On the day
Adults $10 $15
Children <16 $5 $8
Students $5 $8
BUAC members FREE As above

Distances are measured with wheel by old school enngineer types. The distance is right despite what your Garmin might say

Distance Gender Categories
21.1 km Male and Female Open, 40+, 50+, 60+, 70+
14 km Male and Female Open, 40+, 50+, 60+, 70+
7 km Male and Female Open, 40+, 50+, 60+, 70+
3 km Male and Female Open, U16, U12
1 km Male and Female Open, U10, U8, U6

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Getting there
From Bendigo, head north on Midland Hwy. Turn right into Taylor Street then right into Golf Course Road. Google Maps link Golf Course Road, Epsom (2km East of Midland Hwy)
Course Setter
Alan East

Course Map

The 7km 14km and 21.1km courses run 1 2 or 3 laps of the course. All Entrants can change the number of laps in their own race, while they are on the course. These changes MUST be communicated to the Timing Officials

View route map for BUAC Invitation Long Course on plotaroute.com

Past Winners

Year Half Marathon (21.1km) Time Club
2017 Jamie Cooke 1:14:41.3 HARRIERS
2017 Jason Sim 1:19:33.8 UNI
2016 Ben Stolz 1:20:54.4 HARRIERS
2015 Fraser Walsh 1:13:48.3 UNI
2014 Fraser Walsh 1:15:38.3 UNI
2013 Michael Bieleny 1:19:01 UNI
2012 Richard Gleisner 1:17:12 UNI
2011 Pat Kenny 1:19:50 UNI
2010 Pat Kenny 1:18:20 UNI
2009 Pat Kenny 1:20:50 UNI
Year Longer (14km) Time Club
2018 Sarah Jalim 56:59.7 UNI
2017 Nigel Preston 51:56.2 UNI
2016 Darren Hartland 55:50.9 UNI
2015 Tim Lauder 57:41.4 UNI
2014 Jamie Cook 50:59.5 HARRIERS
2013 Andrew Hosking 56:49 UNI
2012 Trevor Kelly 52:52 EGWK
2011 Peter Rice 49:58 BYM
2010 Kaine Leech 55:12 EGHK
2009 Michael Bieleny 57:41 UNI
Year Long (7km) Time Club
2018 Max Rowe 30:23.8 UNI
2017 Jacob Nolan 24:53.5 UNI
2016 Ian Wellard 27:34.9 HARRIERS
2015 Michael Preece 25:56.5 OTHER
2014 Trevor Kelly 25:35.3 EGWK
2013 Andy Buchanan 23:32 UNI
2012 Peter Cowell 28:09 HARRIERS
2011 Tom Savage 27:04 EGWK
2010 David Birch 25:49 BYM
2009 Rick Ermel 26:36 BYM
Year Medium (3km) Time Club
2018 Logan Tickell 11:26.0 SBO
2017 Logan Tickell 11:49.3 SBO
2016 Wil McCaig 11:51.4 UNI
2015 Wil McCaig 11:49.4 UNI
2014 Spencer Evans 11:49.6 HAR
2013 Jack Meade 12:41 UNI
2012 Callum Tucker 14:10 UNI
2011 Nathan Green 11:46 BYM
2010 Nathan Green 12:35 BYM
2009 Kaine Leech 10:10 EGWK
Year Short (1km) Time Club
2017 Mason Woodward 4:18.9 UNI
2016 Toby McCaig 3:31.9 UNI
2015 Eli Pearce 3:52 SBO
2014 Floyd Cartner 3:51.2 UNI
2013 Floyd Cartner 4:05 UNI
2012 Floyd Cartner 4:12 UNI
2011 Matilda Moore 4:22 OTHER
2010 Tom Coleman 5:29 UNI
2009 Harry Jackel 4:32 UNI

Work in progress AUTO generate

Fastest Times Medium

Year Female Time Male Time
2019 Freya Nicoletti 14:05.2 Harrison Boyd 10:54.5
2018 Phoebe Lonsdale 14:09.4 Logan Tickell 11:26.0
2017 Charlotte Murphy 13:32.8 Logan Tickell 11:49.3
2016 Bridie Blake-Burrows 12:13.5 Floyd Cartner 12:52.0
2015 Aaron Norton 12:32.6
2014 Spencer Evans 11:49.6
2013 Jack Meade 12:41
2012 Callum Tucker 14:10
2011 Nathan 11:46
2010 Nathan 12:35

Fastest Times Short

Year Female Time Male Time
2019 Ebony Woodward 04:27.8 Mason Woodward 03:57.2
2018 Chelsea Tickell 04:08.8 William Trew 04:03.3
2017 Chelsea Tickell 04:30.8 Mason Woodward 04:18.9
2016 Sasha Pearce 04:00.7 Toby McCaig 03:31.9
2015 Eli Pearce 3:54.3 Jett Grundy 4:05.9
2014 Kai Pearce 6:19.1 Floyd Cartner 3:51.2
2013 Abbey Cartner 4:46 Floyd Cartner 4:05
2012 Carissa Brook 4:28 Floyd Cartner 4:12
2011 Floyd 4:34
2010 Tom 5:29

Fastest Times Long

Year Female Time Male Time
2019 Sarah Jalim 1:23:52.4 Craig Green 1:26:19.7
2018 Jill Wilkie 1:35:26.7 Jamie Cook 1:14:41.3
2017 Sarah Jalim 1:24:28.8 Jason Sim 1:19:33.8
2016 Sarah Jalim 1:24:16.3 Ben Stolz 1:20:54.4

Runner Numbers

Year Long Medium Short Total
2019 45 31 36 112
2018 28 13 24 65
2017 25 20 31 76
2016 26 11 23 60
2015 5 17 22
2014 11 16 27
2013 1 6 7
2012 2 10 12
2011 1 3 4
2010 2 2 4

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