Trophy for the largest Community and Sporting Group team
Sathya Sai International Organisation SSIO
Trophy for the largest Government Department and Agency team
Breast Friends WA
Trophy for the largest Family and Friends team
Trophy for the largest Gyms Fitness and Wellbeing team
Xtend Barre WA
Trophy for the largest Higher Education team sponsored by UniSuper
Trophy for the largest school team sponsored by NGS Super The Doo 2018
Trophy for the largest Corporate team
The placegetter presentation ceremony will be taking place on the main stage at 9.05am. Team trophies will be awarded on the main stage at 10.05am.
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.
2018 On the day timetable
On the day timetable
7:00am – Registrations open
8:00am – 8km run starts
8:45am – 4km run starts
9:00am – 4km and 8km walks start
9:10am – Presentation ceremonies
10:00am – Formalities close
What to bring
To ensure you have the best possible experience read through our checklist of suggested things to bring on the day!
– Sunscreen/ hat
– Rain jacket/umbrella
– Comfortable running or walking gear
– Coins for activities with fundraising
– Your race bib (or pick it up on the day)
– Water bottle
– Your mobile phone (Fully charged so you can capture all those #MDC2018 memories!)
2018 Event Precinct
Assembly area The Mother’s Day Classic assembly area is located on Supreme Court Gardens.
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 downloaded here. A special Tribute Wall will be located at the event. Participants can choose to pin their tribute cards to the wall after their run or walk.
Baggage storage will be located within the assembly area in Supreme Court Gardens. 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 on Supreme Courts Gardens 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 Supreme Court Gardens.
Toilets will be located within the assembly area on Supreme Court Gardens.
Be sure you arrange a clear meeting place for your family or team. We recommend meeting in the assembly area. The start or finish line will be very crowded and a difficult meeting place.
Main stage A number of delegates, celebrities and sponsors will be giving brief talks on the main stage. The main stage will also be used for the warm-up aerobics, led by Xtend Barre. There will also be entertainment and spot prizes.
Mother’s Day Classic marketplace
This year, Perth Mother’s Day Classic patrons will be treated to the first Mother’s Day Classic marketplace featuring a selection of WA based delectable foods and gifts. The list of market stall holders is coming soon.
MyLife MySuper Kid’s Zone The Mother’s Day Classic includes lots of extra activities for families. These include:
Paint wheel & Bouncy Castle
Hula hooping activity
Kids activity tables
Family Lawn games
The Family Activity Area is generously and proudly supported by MyLife, MySuper.
A great range of exhibitors will be joining us on event day in Perth including:
Xtend Barre is an empowering full-body workout designed to sculpt, tone, improve posture and leave you feeling stronger than before. We’re about mixing it up; bringing strength, cardio and confidence to everyone from first timers to hardcore workout warriors. Our high energy classes are for everyone at every level. Get ready to transform your fitness routine!
Viva Photography is Australia’s leading portrait photography company with 8 studios nationwide. Viva’s passion is to honour people’s lives, values and self-esteem through creative, beautiful imagery.
A Viva! Life Photography experience isn’t just a photo session it’s an opportunity for you to tell your story and be photographed for exactly who you are. Viva experiences are memorable, uplifting and something you will remember for a lifetime. With over 25 years’ experience, Viva captures you at every significant moment in your life through a choice of beautiful portrait sessions including family, children, pets, pregnancy, newborn, singles, couples and natural glamour.
Full road closures will be in place along Riverside Drive between the Causeway and Barrack Street from Victoria Avenue between Riverside Drive and Terrace Road and Plain Street between Riverside Drive and Terrace Road from 6:00am on the morning of the event. Please plan your route carefully and allow plenty of time to access the area if driving and please ensure you do not park on the roads that are closed for the event.
Parking Free street parking may be available on streets near to Supreme Court Gardens. Please be advised that any vehicle parking on Riverside Drive or Victoria Avenue between 12:00am Sunday 13 May and 12:00pm Sunday 13 May risk being towed away as the streets must be clear to conduct the event. Additionally, parking on City of Perth reserves without an authorised permit is strictly prohibited. Non-commercial vehicles found parked on City of Perth reserves during the Mother’s Day Classic may incur a parking fine.
Bike racks are located at the City of Perth Point Fraser car park, and the Convention Centre train station is approximately 1.0 km from Langley Park.
There are also buses and ferries servicing the City. For more information, visit the Transperth website http://www.transperth.wa.gov.au. NB: Please remember to check your transport options carefully as services are limited early Sunday mornings.
Have a question?
For more event information contact: call 1300 762 241 / 03 9285 0600 or email [email protected]