64km Kuranda to Port Ultra Trail Race & Relay

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This Point-to-point race starts just off  Kennedy Highway in Kuranda and follows Black  Mountain Road and the Bump track to Port Douglas. The course runs  through native rainforest, open eucalypt forest,  pine plantations and crosses picturesque creeks. It is a scenic course incorporated  in the Mowbray National Park within the Wet Tropics World Heritage Area. The  pyramid-shaped Black Mountain is a prominent feature of the race. The tropical  rainforest is home to the endangered southern cassowary, a flightless bird that  can grow to  two metres in height.

When

26 August 2018

Race fees

TBC

Status

Non-certified trail race of 64 km. Other options include a 64 km relay and the 16 km Bump to Beach races.

How long in existence

Inaugural race was held on 28 August 2011.

Race records

64km individual ultra: Male – Glen Robinson (2013) 5:14:07; Female – Nikki Wynd (2013) 5:52:38

64km Relay: Trinity Chicks (Tracey Mcdonald, Legs 1 & 2, 27km; Akane Goode, Leg 3, 21km; Angel Hayes, Leg 4, 16km). Time: 5.28.47 New Course Record set on 20 August 2017

Past winners

Year Male Time Female Time
2011 Ben Carter 5:45:14 Julie Sager 6:41:58
2012 Oliver Zambon 5:27:19 Mandy Noble 6:06:18
2013 Glen Robinson 5:14:07 Nikki Wynd 5:52:38
2014 Steve Cunningham 5:55:47 Yvette Edward 6:09:18
2015 David von Senden 6:04:17 Sonya Alba-Miller 7:02:06
2016 Bryan O’Mahony 5.31.23 Alena Scurrah 6.55.52
2017 David von Senden 5:36:50 Alena Scurrah 6:32:39

 

Results

2011

2012 

2013 

2014

2015

2016

2017

Race Organisers

Dynamic Running Ltd. 2014-onwards

Cairns Road Runners and Triathlon Club 2011-2013

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