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June 28, 2012 by

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Are you a friend of Planet Ultramarathon? If not, it is time you joined us on Facebook at the official PUM page. Or hit the button on this post to join us. Jeremy

Australian Runner wins major IAU Award

February 10, 2011 by

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Congratulations to Sharon Scholz who has just been announced as the female International Ultra Runner of the Year Award. Here is her website. Here is the post on the IAU web site. News, Views and Reviews: February 10 2011 Michael Wardian (USA) and Sharon Scholz (AUS) are the IAU Athletes of the Year. Congratulations to both! I also […]

2011 Canberra 12 hour FatAss

October 23, 2010 by

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Details are here.  I hope to see as many of you as possible.   Phil

Deborah DeWilliams – First Lady to run around Australia

October 4, 2010 by

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Congratulations to Deborah DeWilliams, who today will become the first female to complete a running lap of Australia.  Well deserved!  The courage and determination that you have shown is an inspiration to us all. From her website: “Deborah and Maggie are now in Katherine NT and are very excited as on the 4th Oct 2010 […]

The ANZAC Ultra -2015

July 7, 2010 by


This is very much at the concept stage at the moment. I am currently researching the possiiblity and trying to engage several people with experience behind me.  In 2015, it will be 100 years since the ANZACs landed at Gallipoli and there will be several extra events to remember this special occasion in Australia’s history. […]

AROC Sport Events for 2011

July 6, 2010 by

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30 April-2 May 2011: WildEndurance – A spectacular and challenging 100km teams-only trail trek in the heart of the World Heritage listed Blue Mountains National Park.  Raising funds and awareness for The Wilderness Society, this event is open to teams of 4-6 completing the full course or relaying the distance half-way through.  With a cut-off time of 48hrs and over 3,800m elevation, […]

The North face 100 – 2010 Race Report

May 25, 2010 by


Hi All, An amazing display of sportsmanship and camaraderie will be the image that sticks to mind after this third edition of The North Face 100.  The infamous 10 hour record was broken by an amazing pair of athletes with 2009 winner Andrew Lee and The North Face 100 first timer Stu Gibson crossing the […]