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Bendigo Bank Fun Run 2012
A big thank you to all participants, supporters, sponsors and volunteers who helped raise a whopping $111,219.72 for the medical ward at Bendigo Health.
What an incredible result and great community spirit! Congratulations to all involved!To view your 2012 results please click here
To download your finishers certificate or purchase your photo from the event please visit www.Marathon-Photos.com and type in your name.
The Bendigo Bank Fun Run is a fundraising event for the medical ward at Bendigo Health. The medical ward provides a wide range of services to more than 3500 patients a year. Generally, patients found on the ward are those suffering from stroke, cancer, breathing, diabetes, kidney and heart conditions.
There are many ways that you can participate, you could enter the fun run as a participant, become a sponsor of the event, volunteer on the day or simply make a donation to the Bendigo Health Foundation.
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We encourage everyone to start up a fundraising page for their team; whether your registered as part of a team, family or individual. Get your friends, family or colleagues together to sponsor your walk or run to support your local hospital and help us in our bid to raise over $100,000 for the Medical Ward at Bendigo Health.
Run or Walk 5km or Run 10km
Race Information - Subject to change
Early Bird Price
Register after September 14: Students $30 Adults $45
Late entries after October 19: Students $40 Adults $50
The Bendigo Bank Fun is an expensive event to stage, however we guarantee 100 percent of your entry fee will go towards purchasing new equipment for the Medical Ward at Bendigo Health. Without the wonderful generosity and support of our sponsors and volunteers this event would not be possible.
To view your 2011 fun run results please click here
Bendigo Bank Fun Run Cup Challenge
Take up the challenge now and help raise funds for the Medical Ward at Bendigo Health.
There are four cups up for grabs!
The Corporate Cup is awarded to the team with the most participants
Emergency Services Cup is awarded to the team with the first 5 over the finish line in the 10km run
Reigning Champions 2011
Corporate Cup La Trobe University
Age & Prize Categories
Race Day - Event Information
Car parking is limited in the immediate area surrounding the event. It is strongly recommended to car pool, get a ride or walk to the event.
There are no storage facilities on site, so please don’t bring valuables to the run. You will need to make arrangements to store you own personal items.
Toilets are located at the Rosiland Park side of the Chinese Museum, including a disabled access toilet, and also at the Tom Flood Centre.
Please remember TO bring your race bib to the event as we cannot guarantee a replacement. Your race bib has your timing chip already attached to it will only activate when you pass through the starting line. Your timing finishes the moment you pass through the finish line. Please do not bend or fold your timing chip on your bib as it will null and void any results. Your timing chip does not need to be returned so you are welcome to keep your bib after the race. You will need to be wearing your bib to redeem the continental breakfast.
Chapel St, Bendigo
Rosiland Park side of the Chinese Precinct
Marathon-Photos.com are the official photographers of the ‘Bendigo Bank Fun Run’
Marathon-Photos.com photographs distance and endurance events around the world, with images displayed on the internet for viewing and ordering. Athletes will have the opportunity to purchase event photos from Marathon-Photos.com as well as download their FREE Finishers Certificate file from the same site. To make sure you are captured in the Bendigo Bank Fun Run 2011 race make sure your bib number is clearly visible – and always remember to smile!
This is located at the forecourt of the Chinese Precinct. Please arrive at the assembly area at least 30 mins before your event.
Breakfast sponsored by McKern Steel. A continental breakfast is included in your entry fee and bacon and egg sandwiches will be for sale from the Bendigo Lions club at the precinct for $4. A coffee van is available for the purchase of hot drinks.
Drink stations sponsored by Officeworks.
There are two drink stations situated around the course, one at the Tom Flood Centre and one at the Nolan Street car park. Water taps to fill up drink bottles will be located in the Chinese precinct on the Coliban Water trailer.
Starting line order/running with prams
The running order for the day is listed below with the times of each run. If you are a slower runner or running with a pram, please position yourself towards the back. If you are a competitive runner you are welcome to position yourself towards the front, but note the timing chip is not activated until you pass through the starting line.