Held at 10am on SATURDAY, 26 JULY (the day before the main event), the Marvel Kids Run is a 3km off-road untimed run around the banks of the Yarra.
While the kids run, parents can visit The Run Melbourne Expo, presented by Running Fit to check out all the latest running gear (with exclusive sales/discounts), to seek advice from trainers, dieticians and athletes, or to mingle with fellow parents and Run Melbourne participants.
9:00am - Registrations open at Alexandra Gardens
10:00am - 3km Marvel Kids Run starts
10:30am - Medal Collection at Birrarung Marr
If you have not received your race kit in the mail, you can pick this up from the following locations and times:
Run Melbourne Expo, Upper Terrace, Birrarung Marr - Thursday, July 24 - 11:30am - 6:30pm
Run Melbourne Expo, Upper Terrace, Birrarung Marr - Friday, July 25 - 8:00am - 7:00pm
Marvel Kids Run, Alexandra Gardens - Saturday, July 26 - 9:00am
Please note: Kids Race Kit collection will not be available from the Expo on Saturday, July 26. You must collect your race kit from Alexandra Gardens.
You are able to leave all clothing items at the Start Line. All items will then be transported back to the Finish Line and will be ready for you to collect after 10:30am.
Finish area: Birrarung Marr (the Kids Run will cross the same finish line used for the main race!)
*NOTE: Children aged 4-7years old (on Saturday, July 26, 2014) must be accompanied around the course by a guardian. Guardians do not need to enter the event and participate free of charge.
How to enter?
Entries will also be available at the Expo and from 9am at Alexandra Gardens on Saturday, 26 July.
|3km Marvel Kids Run
*Child is classified as 4 to 14 years of age (as of Sunday, 26 July 2014).
All amounts quoted are inclusive of GST.
Note: If you wish to have your kids race kits posted to you, you must enter before close of business on Friday, 27 June. Postage of race kits will incur a $5 fee.