Media Articles

A varied collection of media articles over the years.

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2017Taking heart from a long distance run
2016Sydney nurse Jane Trumper set to complete seven marathons in eight days at Winery Running Festival
2016Belmont marathoners Chris and Mike Leahy sweep all before them
2016Central Coast mum conquers seven marathons in seven days for abused kids
2016Marathon man goes pole to pole
2016Kurt Fearnley's ready to feel some pain
2016Olympic life begins at 40 for veteran Australian marathon runner
2016Road to Rio Confirmed for Three Marathon Men
2016Rick Patzold set to complete his 200th marathon on the Gold Coast
2016Brian is walking his way toward 200th marathon
2016Maidenwell Marathon runner is running for his mum
2016Rick keeps on running and running
2015Mountain to Surf will see Ingrid Frost's marathon effort reach 200 mark
2015Marathon Man returns to Mobile for the Servis First Bank First Light Marathon Sunday
2014Rick Patzold breaks his Aussie record
2014Meet the man who ran 161 marathons in 2013
2013A marathon effort
2013Tough marathon returns
2013North Curl Curl couple Jane and Peter Trumper were 500 metres from Boston Marathon explosions
2013Australian wants to set world record
2012Marathon Man starts race for world record
2012Marathon man halfway through quest to complete 12 courses in 12 weeks
2012Running towards a new record
2012Beer is the secret to running 100 marathons
2012Reykjavik Marathon
20122012 Miami Marathon
2012My impressions at the Nagano Commemorative Marathon 2012
2012The Dual: Rangitoto - Motutapu Traverse Marathon, Auckland
201251yo mother runs across Simpson Desert
2012Female runner conquers the Simpson desert
2012Coast to Kosciuszko Completed!
2012How to go the distance
2012Rick Patzold sets sights on 100 marathons
201110 Marathons in 10 Weeks
2011My experience at the Pikes Peak Marathon 2011
2011My Geraldton Marathon 2011
2011Phuket Marathon 2011
2011Brian Glover's fitness routine a marathon effort
2011Centenarian ready for turban-charged performance
2011Age has not wearied these road warriors
2011Determined runners prove age might slow them, but can't stop them, at Atlantic City Marathon
2011A marathon woman
2011Marathon man in his toughest race
2011The remarkable, resilient, irrepressible Ray James
2011Meet Melbourne's most unlikely marathon man
2011Marathon man makes it 638
2011Marathon Man on a caped crusade for Africa
2011Marathon duo to set mark
2011Marathons now a walk in the park
2011He's a real marathon man
2011Marathon a day for one year
2010Patzold the master of marathons
2010Walk it up: Chris Leahy
2010Body & Soul: Julia Thorn
2010Milestone century for a woman on the run
2010Our story: Andrew & Sue O'Brien
2010Running into her biggest challenge
2010Marathon gran record
2010Mum on the run to long century
2010It all began in Rotorua for runner on brink of 100th marathon
2010His life on the run
2009Ingrid's marathon bet
2009It's great fun in the long run
2009Marathon was a running success
2009Athletics: Century incentive for Auckland athlete
2009Club Stalwart: Brian Gawne
2009193 marathons and counting
2009Marathon world record still in sight for LeMay
2009Marathon man's retiring at 100
2009A Private Shame #1
2009A Private Shame #2
2009Haile Gebrselassie: The Emporer #1
2009Haile Gebrselassie: The Emporer #2
2009Haile Gebrselassie: The Emporer #3
2009Haile Gebrselassie: The Emporer #4
2008Running a marathon for the 611th time
2008An energised man of science
2008Peck claims Rocks marathon
2008The History of the Colac Six Day Race
200742km a week for 62-year-old
2007Quite a character, but he does run on ... and on ...
20062003 London Marathon Women's World Record #1
20062003 London Marathon Women's World Record #2
2006He's still off and running
2006Ten Questions with Big Chris
2006Fifty and counting
2006Magic numbers #1
2006Magic numbers #2
2006Magic numbers #3
2006The run of a lifetime
2006IN PERSON; Even His Blisters Have Blisters
2005Fitzroy Falls run attracts some serious talent
2005Record local interest
2005Westcott will join Sutherland to Surf
2005Armidale Runners Witness World Record
2005Hora goes for 545th marathon
2005AURA Life Memberships
2005Beyond the finish line
2005300th long run lies straight ahead
2005Poolside Water World Great Ocean Run
2004Runner aims for Earth's ultimate lap of honour
2004Shire resident takes up 24 hour challenge for 2004 Cancer Relay
2004Bob picks up money on the run
2004Sutherland Shire 2004 Relay For Life Beats All Expectations
2004Unlikely sort looks to 9000km mark
2003Runners make marathon effort through national park
2003Champ to fly in today
2003Dusan off on 450th marathon
2003Happy Twenty Years Adelaide 24-Hour Race
2003He does 150 kms every day
2002Marathon men go the distance
2002Mountain Man's New Challenge
2002James is serious threat
2002Generosity from the Markets
2001Top field for marathon
2000Dee Why's marathon man runs his own race
1999New Zealand's marathon centurions
1999Dusan is the marathon man
1999Golden shoe award
1999The human race
1998Mad but mighty
1998Mountains turn into molehills
1998Chika runs her own race
1997Editorial
1997Long and binding road for best mates
1997A Few Runs Short of 100 #1
1997A Few Runs Short of 100 #2
1997Hail bike hero Maurice
1997Hora's aim: 100 races in 100 weeks
1996Matching it with best
1996A long running show #1
1996A long running show #2
1996Marathon man with a mission
1995Fickel's hoping to make amends
1995Leading athletes for Kempsey Marathon
1995Hero Farmer flies the flag
1995Young to trek the continent
1994Jim's king of the run
1994The marathon king
1994Bob's out to win
1994Hooked on marathons
1994The big battle
1994A question of addiction
1994Jason, 15, in record smash
1994The Man Who Ran Like Clockwork #1
1994The Man Who Ran Like Clockwork #2
1993So long, Deek
1992Marathon's unique duo
1992Win to Love in big race
199126.2 Marathon Tips #1
199126.2 Marathon Tips #2
199126.2 Marathon Tips #3
199126.2 Marathon Tips #4
199126.2 Marathon Tips #5
199126.2 Marathon Tips #6
1991The ancient marathoner
1991Peter's pace is just perfect
1991A race for battlers
1991Peter tackles a Rocky road
1990Peter's up there with the best
1990Where mere mortals excel #1
1990Where mere mortals excel #2
1990Where mere mortals excel #3
1990Where mere mortals excel #4
1990Bob's experiment has him on the run
1990Local runner joins race to Melbourne
1990Long run for science
1990Peter's early finish
1990Robert's running a real marathon!
1990Determined to make a mark in the long run
1990AURA Profile: Gerry Riley
1990AURA Profile: Stan Miskin
1990Cool change for good sports
1990Running battle for health
1990UNSW researchers monitor ultra marathon runner
1989Westfield '1989 Style' #1
1989Westfield '1989 Style' #2
1989Westfield '1989 Style' #3
1989Westfield '1989 Style' #4
1989Liverpool runners finish in the top six
1989Running well
1989Ultra-marathon man leads sporting stars
1989Local runners win 24-hour marathon
1989I've Had Enough
1989Westfield Sydney to Melbourne
1988Never the retiring type
1988Westfield Run: City to City
1985Kouros: New Sydney-Melbourne record #1
1985Kouros: New Sydney-Melbourne record #2
1985Kouros: New Sydney-Melbourne record #3
1985Kouros: New Sydney-Melbourne record #4
1985Kouros: New Sydney-Melbourne record #5
1985Kouros: New Sydney-Melbourne record #6
1985Kouros: New Sydney-Melbourne record #7
1985Looking at people: John Maccarone
1985Interview: Lisa Martin #1
1985Interview: Lisa Martin #2
1985Westfield Run '85: Melbourne Trial #1
1985Westfield Run '85: Melbourne Trial #2
1985Westfield Run '85: Sydney Trial #1
1985Westfield Run '85: Sydney Trial #2
1985Westfield Run '85: The Runners #1
1985Westfield Run '85: The Runners #2
1985Westfield Run '85: The Runners #3
1985Westfield Run '85: The Runners #4
1985Westfield Run '85: The Runners #5
1985Westfield Run '85: The Runners #6
1985Westfield Run '85: The Runners #7
1985Westfield Run '85: World's Greatest Race #1
1985Westfield Run '85: World's Greatest Race #2
1985Westfield Run '85: World's Greatest Race #3
1985Across the Simpson #1
1985Across the Simpson #2
1984In the footsteps of Lord & Lady Carrington
1984The Great Race #1
1984The Great Race #2
1984Westfield Run '84: Molloy wins #1
1984Westfield Run '84: Molloy wins #2
1984Westfield Run '84: Molloy wins #3
1984Westfield Run '84: Molloy wins #4
1984Westfield Run '84: Molloy wins #5
1984Westfield Run '84: Molloy wins #6
1984Ultra for an Ultra #1
1984Ultra for an Ultra #2
1984Westfield Melbourne-Sydney #1
1984Westfield Melbourne-Sydney #2
1984Westfield Melbourne-Sydney #3
1984Westfield Melbourne-Sydney #4
1984Westfield Melbourne-Sydney #5
1984Westfield Melbourne-Sydney #6
1984A man... a mission... a continent #1
1984A man... a mission... a continent #2
1984A man... a mission... a continent #3
1984Ron Grant: Running Around Australia #1
1984Ron Grant: Running Around Australia #2
1983Good on yer, Cliff!
1983He's off again!
1983Sydney - Melbourne Ultramarathon #1
1983Sydney - Melbourne Ultramarathon #2

Westfield Melbourne-Sydney #1

Fun Runner p.40
April - May 1984

Westfield Melbourne-Sydney #1

P.O. Box 744, Sutherland NSW 1499

Club Rules

All marathons must be:
1. Official Marathons;
2. 42.195km distance; and
3. Completed in a single stage.

Marathons may be on-road or off-road & must meet the above criteria.

Official Marathons

An event where:
1. It is advertised in advance as a marathon;
2. It has a registration process;
3. It has a Race Director;
4. It has published results; and
5. There is a minimum of 3 finishers.

Ultra Marathons

If you run an ultra marathon you cannot count the marathon distance of it as a marathon. Ultra marathons will be listed separately to marathons.

Examples:
1. Canberra Marathon 50km;
2. Six Foot Track Marathon;