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MS Melbourne Cycle

Alexandra Ave, Alexandra Gardens, MELBOURNE
Sunday 24th February, 2013

Are you looking to participate in an upcoming fun run, walk, ride or charity event in Melbourne? Come and join in the MS Melbourne Cycle at Alexander Gardens on Sunday 24th February 2013.
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1 day to go before the 2013 MS Melbourne Cycle, Sunday the 24th of Feb.

MS Melbourne Cycle is a perfect opportunity to get on your bike and show your support for people living with Multiple Sclerosis, a disease that effects over 23,000 Australians.

As a proud supporter of the MS Melbourne Cycle, we encourage all of you to visit their website and register for great cycling event.

Choose the 50km course or the family friendly 25km option. Both courses allow you to enjoy the ride over Melbourne’s Westgate Bridge!

Check it out and register online at www.msmelbournecycle.org.au

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Also, ‘like’ their facebook page to win a Sirrus Sport bike by Specialized valued at $699!

Like the MS Melbourne Cylce Facebook page and then follow the link to enter and GOOD LUCK!>> http://goo.gl/gBYym

About the MS Melbourne Cycle

MS Melbourne Cycle is a perfect opportunity to get on your bike and show your support for people living with MS.

The Melbourne Cycle’s 50km ride is well regarded as the best way to prepare for your transition into bunch riding and the perfect course length for a challenging yet comfortable experience. The 25km short course is aimed at families to experience a leisurely alternative.

Cycle Event Details

Both the 25km and 50km course start at Alexandra Gardens and finish at Princes Park in Carlton, so a great way for everyone to get involved and help show your support for MS Australia.

Start Site: Alexandra Ave, Alexandra Gardens (Melway Ref: 2F J7)
25km Course: Start Time – 8.00am-8.30am
50km Course: Start Time – 7.00am-8.00am

Course Maps

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The changes to the courses for 2013 are designed to

    • Reduce cyclists congestion through the Melbourne CBD, which has been address by a separate start and finish site.

Reduce the number of traffic lights and major intersections that cyclists travel through

  • Offer two route distances for cyclists, allowing both distance the view over the Westgate Bridge

 

The course starts at Alexandra with the event finishing at Princes Park where cyclists can take in the live entertainment and food stalls.

Ride For Someone You Know With MS and register online now!

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Do it for Charity!!!

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This is one of the major events held in Melbourne and a vital part of this event is to raise money for MS Australia.
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MS Australia

MS Australia provides programs and choices to people with MS including a range of residential facilities, social support programs, accommodation support services, attendant care in private homes, involvement with regional centres and country link programs. These services are vital to maintain the independence and dignity of people with MS.

MS Australia is also the largest funder of MS research in Australia through its research branch MS Research Australia.

Find out more about multiple sclerosis and MS Australia Click here for details

Enter online now at https://www.msmelbournecycle.org.au/

MaxNRG Personal Training’s Involvement

This year we are hoping to have a number of our clients and a few of our personal training team entering the 25km or 50km ride. So make sure to keep an eye out for our Carlton personal trainers who may be participating in the MS Melbourne Cycle charity event and come and say hello.

If you are looking to participate in a Melbourne 2013 fun run, charity walk or bike ride our team at MaxNRG Personal Training can help. Our mobile personal trainers that operate throughout Melbourne can help you make sure that your current training regime will allow you to participate in any fun run, walk or bike ride that you set out to achieve. Call 0403-741-278 or fill out our online form and a member of the MaxNRG Personal Training team will contact you shortly.

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Spring into Shape Melbourne

Brooks Spring into Shape Melbourne Series 2011

Alexander Gardens, MELBOURNE
Sun 18 Sept, Sun 23 Oct, Sun 27 Nov

Spring is almost here so why not enter one of the fun runs, walks, rides or charity events that are on in Melbourne? Come and join in the Brooks Spring into Shape Melbourne Series for 2011.
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Brooks Spring into Shape Melbourne Series 2011

Spring is upon us and it’s time to look and feel sensational while saying goodbye to the winter blues – the cold early mornings, and insulating kilos!

Melbourne’s superior short-distance running and walking event, the Brooks Spring into Shape Series, will be held on Sunday, 18 September, Sunday, 23 October and Sunday, 27 November at Alexandra Gardens.

With the choice of a 4.2km run/walk, 8.4km run/walk, or 12.7km run, all ages and abilities can participate in this event, which is designed to challenge participants, as they take in some of Melbourne’s inner city beauty. PLUS, maintaining the same course and distances across the Series allows participants to increase and gauge their fitness levels during Spring, leading into an event filled Summer!

Help preparing for a Fun Run

Event Entry Details

Race packs will not be sent out. They will be ready to pick up at the numbers pick up marquee on event day.

If you wish to enter the event on the day, they will be taking entries from 7.00am but make sure you arrive ealry to avoid the queues. Late fees also apply for on the day entries which are listed below.

Free Stuff

Series entrants score a FREE Brooks technical running T-shirt (RRP $70).
Race 1 entrants receive a free Brooks drawcord bag.
Race 2 entrants receive a free FLY Active running wrist pocket.
Race 3 entrants receive a free pair of Brooks socks.

If you bring four friends your entry is FREE, and you also go into the draw to WIN an overseas trip to Kokoda (RRP $5,890) or New Zealand (RRP $3,690), thanks to Stafford and Rowse.

So kick start your team and Spring into Shape now!!!

 

Series Entry Prices (All 3 Events)

Adults: EARLY- $80 LATE – $95 ON DAY – $98
Children U/15: EARLY- $60 LATE – $69 ON DAY – $72
Concession (Full-time student or health care cardholder): EARLY- $70 LATE – $79 ON DAY – $82

Single Race Entry Prices

Adults: EARLY- $30 LATE – $35 ON DAY – $38
Children U/15: EARLY- $20 LATE – $23 ON DAY – $26
Concession (Full-time student or health care cardholder): EARLY- $25 LATE – $30 ON DAY – $33

– No refunds. No dogs/bikes/rollerblades.
– Early entries close at 5pm Friday one week prior to each event.
– Online entries close at 9am the Friday prior to each event.
– Credit notes will only be issued if notified by 5pm Friday, one week prior to the event. A $10 administration fee will be deducted.
– As Series entrants receive a free Brooks technical T-shirt, no credit notes will be issued for series entrants.

Online entry forms can be found here

Alexander Gardens Fun Run Map

Alexander Gardens Map

Become a Volunteer

You don’t have to be a runner or walker to be part of the Brooks Spring Into Shape Series. You can join in the event as a volunteer, undertaking roles in areas such as:
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  • Entries
  • Showbags
  • Clothing
  • Course Marshals
  • Drink Stations

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Volunteers are required on event day, from approximately 6:30am until 12 noon. To become a volunteer, or for more information, please email
volunteer@starttofinish.com.au or call Start to Finish Event Management on (03) 9285 0600.

MaxNRG Personal Training’s Involvement

Like most fun runs and charity events that happen in Melbourne each year we are hoping to have a number of our clients and a few of our personal training team enter in the series.

If you are looking to participate in a Melbourne 2011 fun run, charity walk or bike ride our team at MaxNRG Personal Training can help. Our mobile personal trainers that operate throughout Melbourne can help you make sure that your current training regime will allow you to participate in any fun run, walk or bike ride that you set out to achieve. Call 0403-741-278 or fill out our online form and a member of the MaxNRG Personal Training team will contact you shortly.

Help preparing for a Fun Run