Post-Race Experience

Post-Race Experience

The Event Village will offer the post-race experience you will have well and truly earned. Kick back and embrace the atmosphere, recover & refuel and celebrate your achievements with friends and family.

End the year on a high at the GC50 Run Festival! Check out the drop down boxes below to find out what we have in-store for you in 2018…

Club Marquees

As always, clubs are welcome to bring along their own marquee to create a central hub for the club! Alternatively, clubs with 10 or more members registered will receive a free 3×3 marquee to be used on day. This will be erected for you – so you can focus on the important stuff! For further information on this please visit the Club Challenge Info Page.

Food & Beverage

The Kurrawa Surf Life Saving Club will once again be serving up a sizzle with bacon, eggs, sausages and more! Sizzling away all morning from 5.00am.

The Original Woody classic caravan will be providing coffee and drinks – again serving from 5.00am.

Make a day of it and check out the local restaurants. The Event Village is conveniently located in the heart of Broadbeach with a vast array of amenities. We do recommend stopping by the Kurrawa Surf Club restaurant, with ocean views & great food.

Athlete Amenities

Welcome to the VIP lounge for running. We are excited to offer athletes exclusive use of the following services:

Massage & Sports Health Advice – Provided by our partners GC Physio. Please note: Massage beds placed with ocean view & breeze.

Recovery Pools – That’s right – this year you’ll be able to take advantage of ICE recovery pools post run. The ocean also provides a very handy back up!

Recovery Marquee – Help yourself to post-race drinks, fruit and snacks within the recovery marquee.

Showers – You’ll find public showers located beach side of the park should you want to freshen up post-race.

Lockers – To ensure the safety and security of your gear during the race, we have arranged for an on-site locker facility – conveniently located in the main Event Village. Supplied by BSafe Lockers, a local Gold Coast company.

Locker size is 300 x 300 x 450m. Lockers will have an attendant, who will be happy to hold on to your key so you can have access to your locker throughout the day. You can pre-purchase your locker for $10 via the entry system. Lockers are limited and will sell out!

Entertainment & Expo

The Band – We all enjoy a bit of a sing along. Local acoustic performer Greg J Bryant will once again be serenading you throughout the morning, delivering a range of classic acoustic covers.

Meet Steve Moneghetti – We are honoured to call Steve Moneghetti an official ambassador of the GC50 Run Festival. Steve’s movements at this year’s event are yet TBC however you’ll be sure to see him around the Event Village or even out on course!

Expo – Be sure to check out the stalls within our expo area. Full details on this will be released nearer the event date.

Post-race Yoga – We are excited to be bringing you some taster yoga sessions post-run. Free of charge, we will be offering participants the opportunity to try some cool down/stretch technique yoga. More info to come on timings!

Partner Offers

GC Pyhsio & Sports Health

Participants of the GC50 Run Festival will receive $20 off your first physio or massage at GC Physio & Sports Health. Simply take proof of entry along with you to the practice.

Participants can also take advantage of attending the Running Technique Session with Olympic and Sports Physio Britt Caling for only $10 for their initial session. Please contact GC Physio & Sports Health with any questions.

Runners World Magazine

By entering the GC50 Run Festival you will automatically qualify for a free 2 month subscription to Runners World Magazine. Simply click the link found in your confirmation email to get your 2 month subscription rolling! Magazines will be posted directly to your home!