Athletics – Road & Trail


Strap on those running shoes and prepare to embark on an exhilarating and diverse journey in Trail running. It's a foot-pounding, heart-pumping adventure where participants tackle two distinct terrains in a long-distance race. It’s all about speed on the road and off the beaten track it’s a test of endurance, agility and navigating challenging and unpredictable paths.

Games Entry Fee

This is a once off fee regardless of how many sports you participate in.

Early Bird Entry Fee: $80 (available until 31 December 2023)

Standard Entry Fee: $99

Sport Entry Fee

$70 per person


More information on the competition and associated social events will be added closer to the Games.

Age Categories

Age determined as of 31 December 2024.

Minimum age 30 years.


15km run Barrett Drive

6km Trail Run (entry Level) Telegraph Station

10KM Run Simpsons Gap

10km Walk Stegar Rd

6km Trail Run (Technical) Kurrajong Drive

5km Walk City Loop

5 Year age gaps

Number of Participant Requirements

Minimum number of participants to conduct competition: 10 participants (maximum 200)


Saturday 12th: 6.00am 15km run -Barrett Drive

Monday 14th: 6.00am 6km Trail Run (entry level) - Telegraph Station

Tuesday 15th: 6.00am 10km run - Simpsons Gap

Wednesday 16th: 6.00am 10km walk - Stegar Road

Wednesday 16th: 6.000pm 6km Trail Run (technical) - Kurrajong Drive

Thursday 17th: 6.00pm - Masters Mile - Todd Street

Friday 18th: 6.30am 5km Walk - City Loop


Alice Springs Running & Walking Club

Sports coordinator: Kate Lloyd & Marsha Maule-Murphy