Gold Coast Marathon – team event

July 1 and 2 – Gold Coast Marathon

The 39th Gold Coast Airport Marathon will take place on the weekend of 1 and 2 July 2017 on one of the flattest, fastest and most scenic courses in the world. First Light Widowed Association has entered team to celebrate the strength, will power and determination that our members show every day. Widowed or not, we would love to have you join us. 

Our team runners will also be raising money for First Light in what will be our first major fundraising event since launching our charity website in April 2017.  We are hoping to raise $15,000 to help us delivery our programs to widowed people throughout Australia and you can help us reach this goal by donating here

If you’re thinking of joining our team, there is a race for everyone to enjoy the occasion, including:

Saturday, 1 July

  • 10km
  • 5.7km 
  • 4km Junior Dash
  • 2km Junior Dash

Sunday, 2 July 

  • Marathon
  • Half Marathon

Set yourself a personal challenge and help us raise awareness and funds for First Light Widowed Association.

To register: visit

Make sure you enter our details:

Team Name: First Light Widowed Association

Team Pin: FLWA17

Early bird registration closes Sunday, 30th April 2017.

For further information contact [email protected]

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