Perth 2017

Event Date: Sunday 8 May 2016

Perth

Please check back early 2017 for updated details.

Event details

When

Sunday 14 May 2017, from 7.00am

Where

Langley Park (eastern end), Riverside Drive, Perth

Distances

4km walk 4km run 8km walk 8km run

The Course

The Langley Park course is a nice flat course that circuits Langley Park Reserve and part of Riverside Drive. A single loop of the course is 4km in length. Those entered into the 8km events will be required to do two laps of the course.

Results

Results will be available here on the Mother’s Day Classic website from Monday 15 May 2017. Remember, only runners will be timed.

Event day

Assembly area

The Mother’s Day Classic assembly area is located at the eastern end of Langley Park (corner Plain Street and Terrace Road).

Information marquees

There is an information marquee located at the assembly area. If you have any queries please go to the information marquee.

Tribute wall

Tribute cards can be attached to your top in support or memory of a loved one touched by breast cancer. Tribute cards can be downloaded from the website, requested via the registration process or collected on day from the information marquee. A special Tribute Wall will be located within the assembly area on Langley Park. Participants can choose to pin their tribute cards to the wall after their run or walk.

Cloak Room (bag drop)

A cloak room will be located within the assembly area in Langley Park. Participants will be able to store outer clothing during the event and collect once they have finished.

Please use the tear off strip from your race number to attach to your backpack or clothing bag.

Please do not place valuables in clothing storage as we cannot accept responsibility for valuables lost or stolen.

First aid

A first aid station will be located at the finish line near Plain Street for those requiring emergency medical assistance.

If you require medical assistance whilst out on the course, please notify the nearest course marshal and they will contact the appropriate personnel to assist.

Water stations

Water will be provided at drink stations located around the course and near the finish line on Langley Park.

Toilets

Toilets will be located within the assembly area on Langley Park.

Baby change

There will be a baby change and feed marquee in the main assembly area.

Meeting places

Be sure you arrange a clear meeting place for your family or team. We recommend meeting in the assembly area. The start line will be very crowded and a difficult meeting place.

Entertainment

A number of delegates, celebrities and sponsors will be appearing/presenting on the main stage. The main stage will also be used for the memorial minute of silence, warm-up aerobics and run presentations.

Food

A range of hot and cold food and beverages will be available on Langley Park before, during and after the race.

Prizes and trophies

All participants receive a 2017 medallion.

Trophies

  • Prize awarded to first, second and third female placegetters in the 4 km run 
  • Prize awarded to first, second and third male placegetters in the 4 km run 
  • Prize awarded to first, second and third female placegetters in the 8km run 
  • Prize awarded to first, second and third male placegetters in the 8km run 
  • Trophy for the largest school team 
  • Trophy for the largest tertiary team trophy 
  • Trophy for the largest corporate team (over 100 employees) 
  • Trophy for the largest corporate team (less than 100 employees) 
  • Trophy for the largest 'Community Group and Clubs' team 
  • Trophy for the largest 'Gym/Personal Fitness/ Wellbeing' team 
  • Trophy for the largest 'Family and Friends' team
  • Trophy for the largest 'Government Department/Agency' team 

Presentation ceremonies

The placegetter presentation ceremony will be take place on the main stage at 9.10am. Team trophies will be awarded on the main stage at 10.00am.

Age category medals

Mailed after the event 4km and 8km runs winners for each age category. Age categories - U15, U18, 18-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+.

Runner's please note: Your results will be produced by net time. The timing tag attached to your race bib will record your official time from when you cross the start line until you cross the finish line. However, trophies will be awarded to the first three males and females in each event based on gun time. So, if you feel you have a chance of placing, please run in the first wave of your chosen distance.

Questions?

THINGS TO KNOW

Please also check out the Things to Know page on the website which answers some commonly asked questions about the event.

Contact

Have a question? For more event information contact: call 1300 762 241 / 03 9285 0600 or email perth@solemotive.com


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