TIME TO START FUNDRAISING

Do you have a reason to run? Perhaps you’re celebrating taking on your first marathon or you’re keen to raise awareness for your favourite charity? Together with GoFundraise you can select from hundreds of charities across Australia and help make a difference. Whether you’re running solo or as part of a team, what better way to fundraise than to combine a charity element with…

12-WEEKS UNTIL THIS BLING IS YOURS!

Now that you have downloaded your training guide, here’s a sneak peak of the medal you are working towards! With the McDonald’s Brisbane Marathon Festival just 12 weeks away, if your year has disappeared in a swirl of kids sport and work deadlines – do not panic – there’s still time to get fit and…

HALF MARATHON TRAINING GUIDES

Now’s the time to kick up the training for June 2. Help is at hand to keep you motivated with our 12-week training guide, written by qualified coaches specifically to help McDonald’s Brisbane Marathon Festival runners achieve their goal. It’s a mix of time-based and distance-based sessions that cover endurance, strength and speed. Challenging yourself (getting…

RUNNING IS BETTER WITH FRIENDS

It’s true, by getting together with your friends, club mates, colleagues and family you’re more likely to stick to your goals and motivate each other. The McDonald’s Brisbane Marathon Festival is the perfect opportunity to achieve a fun personal challenge together, plus we’ve made it easier (and more affordable) than ever to run as a team. Nominate a team…

WIN YOUR ACCOM!

We are giving away a two nights stay in Brisbane for the marathon, thanks to our official accommodation provider Accor Hotels. Simply enter the distance of your choice in the McDonald’s Brisbane Marathon Festival 2019 by March 31 to automatically go into the draw to win! Enter here for your chance to win. To keep up to date with this promotion please follow our…

ENJOY A HEALTHY, FUN FILLED, GOAL CRUSHING YEAR!

As we continue to head into 2019 here are our top tips ensure you stay on track with those New Year’s Resolutions and have a healthy, fun filled, goal crushing year! Focus on fun! It’s easy to get wrapped up in the day to day of our busy schedules; overloaded with work and family commitments,…

MEET OUR 2019 AMBASSADORS

We are thrilled to welcome Ana Croger and Clay Dawson to the McDonald’s Brisbane Marathon team as our 2019 event ambassadors.  Read here about who they are and why they share our common love…running. Ana Croger As a busy mother of 3 and a lawyer Ana (pictured) started running 6 years ago after her youngest…

OVER $106,000 RAISED FOR CHARITY GROUPS IN 2018

It is National Children’s Week, and last week the McDonald’s Brisbane Marathon Festival event organisers, Atlas Multisports were overjoyed to mark the occasion by handing over a cheque to CEO Dr John Gilmour  from the event’s major beneficiary, Ronald McDonald House Charities South East Queensland (RMHC SEQ), for $29,339.03. This year, a total of 5035…