Days to go

1/2 Marathon Sold Out

Our ½ marathon is sold out and registrations for this event category are now closed.  We have 10 spots left for our 10km race and only 50 for our 5km run.  Our advice –  BOOK NOW!!!! Registrations are still open for our 3km Kids Dash and our 5km Corporate Challenge. No late entries or transfer […]

Race Day Essentials – Must Knows For Runners

Race Day Pick Up All participants race packs must be collected between 12pm and 4.30pm on Saturday 1st June at the Marina Village car park on Mulherin Drive. Please bring your confirmation email either the printed version or on your phone.  If you can’t make it, someone else can collect your pack on your behalf. […]

Yoga By The Beach

Prepare your mind and body for the 2024 BMA Marina Run with our FREE pre-race yoga session on Saturday 1st June at Dunes Harbour Beach! This special event will help you prepare for the upcoming race with renewed focus, clarity, and energy. A movement and breathwork session led by Shelley Stringer, this is the perfect […]

Race Prep Like A Pro : Training Tips From Krishna Stanton

Introducing our new BMA Mackay Marina Run Race Ambassador for 2024 – Krishna Stanton! We are so excited to have Krishna involved this year – she truely is an Aussie icon! Krishna represented Australia at numerous World Cross Country Championships, World indoor Championships (3000m), the Commonwealth Games (10,000m) in Victoria, Canada, and the 1992 Olympic […]

Introducing Brampton Blue

Drumroll please… the official BMA Mackay Marina Run race colour for 2024 is BRAMPTON BLUE. Bold, blue and beautiful, this stunning shade is sure to make you run faster… or just look pretty good in the process! Don’t miss out on your Brampton Blue singlet or tee! You must register by Monday 22 April to […]

5 Top Training Tips With City Fitness

Now is the time to start preparing for the 2024 BMA Mackay Marina Run.  We’ve asked local legends (and sponsors of our 5km Fun Run), City Fitness, to share their top 5 race prep tips with us. Tip 1: Incorporate Strength Training Into Your Program. Strength training will help to prevent injuries by strengthening your […]