Saturday 4th September 2021
Royal National Park, NSW

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Entries Open

The 12th Edition of the iconic Coastal Classic trail run is on Saturday 4th September 2020.

Entries are now open HERE!

With 30km of trail running along some of the most spectacular coastline in Australia, if not the world, it’s easy to see why this trail run is so popular. Read More

Entries Opening 7th April

The popular Coastal Classic is back again in 2021!

Be sure not to indulge so much on the leftover Easter chocolate this long weekend that you sleep in next Wednesday 7th April and miss your alarm. If you do, you risk missing out on your entry to this popular trail running event. Read More

Last Minute Race Information

The Coastal Classic is nearly here!

The course is truly beautiful; along the expansive coastal fringe of the Royal National Park south of Sydney, all the way from Otford to Bundeena.

The updated Event Program is available on the link below. Read More

Event Program Available

The Coastal Classic is nearly here and we’re sure you’re all super excited to finally do this epic trail run on 5th December!

The course that awaits is truly beautiful; along the expansive coastal fringe of the Royal National Park south of Sydney, all the way from Otford to Bundeena. Read More

Event Update

In what has been an incredibly difficult year for the events industry your support, patience and understanding in these difficult times has been very much appreciated.

Under the current NSW Public Health Order, event attendees are capped at 500 which means the first 500 runners who registered for the event will be able to take part while others unfortunately fall outside this allowance. Read More

Course Description

Want to know what to expect come race day?

The Coastal Classic course has some fast running for the trail runners and some challenging "mountains" for the road runners.

Check out the course as seen through the eyes of 2015 overall winner Mark Green, Physio at The Body Mechanic. Read More

What Now For Training?

Written by Mark Green from The Body Mechanic

A postponed Coastal Classic is the perfect opportunity to achieve a PB in December.

These are strange times, and they are fast becoming annoying times. We are very lucky in Australia compared to most countries in the world, but it is still very frustrating when our favourite events are delayed or cancelled. Read More

Event Postponed to Back Up Date

It is with great disappointment that we must announce the postponement of the Coastal Classic planned for Saturday, 5th September 2020. The event is now rescheduled for Saturday, 5th December 2020.

The number of new COVID-19 cases in NSW over the past few weeks, the continued restrictions on social gatherings and the difficulties of maintaining social distancing when the vast majority of runners arrive and depart from the event via public transport  means we have no alternative but to postpone the event at this time. Read More

Entries Open

The 11th Edition of the iconic Coastal Classic trail run is on Saturday 5th September 2020. Entries are now open HERE!

With 30km of trail running along some of the most spectacular coastline in Australia, if not the world, it’s easy to see why this trail run is so popular. Read More