Ready for the leg burn?
Mt Keira Challenge offers runner and cyclists the thrill of a real uphill test..
Cycle Climb 6.5km, 660 total altitude
Fun Run & Walk: 5k and 10k options
The ‘race’ to the summit is ON!
Sunday, 25th September 2016
Legs get set to burn as we challenge you to take on Mount Keira Challenge by foot or peddle power.
Its all about the climb, and breathtakingly scenic vista finish as you overlook the greater city of Wollongong with views across the south of Sydney in the north to Kiama to the south.
Located an hour south of Sydney, and less than 5km from the heart of Wollongong you will be among the scenic peaceful mountain running or cycling and moments later can be having your favourite coffee at the beach.
Whether your out to ‘race to the summit’, or simply take to a fun all age friendly event, Mount Keira Challenge is right for you.
Cyclists the 6.5km Uphill Road climb offers a challenging yet safe leg burner along a scenic and traffic free course with a total elevation gain of over 650m.
Runners & Walkers have the choice of the 5km or 10km leg burners
Mount Keira Challenge is in support of Mental Health and PTSD support group Fearless Outreach, with the call to ‘race to the summit’ and break free of your mental health monsters.
Professional event services include road closures, a fun welcoming atmosphere, key services as professional timing, first aid, complimentary return shuttle bus for runners and walkers, refreshments, amazing volunteers and a finish offering the ultimate reward….
Cyclists: 8am start, Fun Run / Walk: 9.30am
Check out each event page for comprehensive details, location, course map, services and entry
Fearless Outreach: Supporting PTSD and Mental Health Awareness
Keira Challenge is proud to support of the local Mount Keira Community and “FearLess Outreach” whom is a not-for-profit organisation established to help people affected by PTSD to regain control of their lives.
ENTRY OPENS MID JUNE 2016
South Coast Private ‘Keira Challenge Fun Run′ 5k and 10k
Start: 9.30am, with complimentary return shuttle bus from the summit.
Soto Engineering Keira Challenge ‘Cycle Climb’ is a 6.5km uphill road cycle.
8am Sanctioned by NSW Cycling and open to recreational riders and NSW Cycling members