Bridge to Brisbane Race – 2024 Registration & 2023 Results

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Brisbane, Australia September 8, 2024 Registration not yet Open

Established in 1997, the Bridge to Brisbane is an annual race held in Brisbane, Australia towards end August. The event offers two distances – a 10km race and a 4.5km race
While the first race had fewer than 5000 entrants, the race has grown exponentially and had 45000 participants in 2009. The 2022 event had a cap of 30,000 runners. The Bridge to Brisbane race raises funds for various charities and also supports local schools


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Bridge to Brisbane Race:

Race Categories, Dates, Registration, Eligibility & Fees

10K 4.5K
Distance 10km 4.5km
Start Time ^ 6:10 am onwards* 10:00 am onwards*
Eligibility Criterion ^ No age specified** No age specified**
Fees ^ AUD 62 & Up *** AUD 52 & Up ***
Registration Registration not yet open Registration not yet open
Expo Details ^ The expo venue for 2023 event was at Building 8, Alexandria Park, on the corner of Alexandria Lane and Gregory Terrace, RNA Showgrounds, Bowen Hills. (No Kit collection on race day)

^ Details of Eligibility, Registration fees, Race Start time, Expo details, etc. for the Bridge to Brisbane Race 2024 has not yet been released. Above are details from the 2023 race event for reference

* Different race start timings as per category 

** For Participants under 18 years of age, a parent or guardian must accept and agree to the terms in the waiver for their child/children/subjects.

*** Fees is time sensitive i.e. will go up as we get closer to race date. Early bird pricing is available.


Route / Course Map

Information about the course maps & other details for the Bridge to Brisbane Race 2024 not yet available. Please check the information from the 2023 event below  

10K 4.5K
Course Map 10K Course Map 4.5K Course Map
Elevation 10K Elevation Map 4.5K Elevation Map
Finish Area Map Finish Village Map

The Bridge to Brisbane race route was a POINT to POINT course with the below mentioned Start and Finish points:

Start Point Finish Point
10K Gateway Bridge, Murarrie Gregory Terrace, RNA Showgrounds, Bowen Hills
4.5K Hercules Park, Kingsford Smith Drive, Hamilton Gregory Terrace, RNA Showgrounds, Bowen Hills

Prize Money

Information about the prizes/ awards for the Bridge to Brisbane Race 2024 not available but below are details from the 2023 edition

1st prize 2nd Prize 3rd Prize
10K Individual $2000 $1000 $500
10K All Team $2000 $1000 $500
10K Wheelchair $2000
4.5K Individual $1000 $500 $250
4.5K All Team $1000 $500 $250

Other than above, the following are also awarded in the Bridge to Brisbane race

Awards
Best dressed Individual $300
Best dressed Group $500

Points to Note for Prize Purse
– For individual 10K and 4.5K events, awards are equal for Male and Female participants


2023 and Earlier Edition Results

Results

Photos


Important Points

  • Race fees:
    -The race fees includes race entry, event t-shirt, race number, event timing, finishers’ certificate, a finishers’ medal and public transport to and from the event.
    -The entry fee of participants aged under 15 years includes a $5 donation to their nominated school charity
    -Entry for children in prams are free
  • Refunds: No refunds unless it is a result of government enforced directives related to COVID-19. However, if participant is unable to make it on the day, they can transfer their entry to another person by contacting the Help Desk.
  • Change of distance: Chosen distance can be modified by emailing info@bridgetobrisbane.com.au. If changing from 4.5k to 10k participant needs to call the race office on 1300 55 55 77 to do a manual payment of pre-specified amount.
  • Virtual race option is available.
  • Wheelchair: Any participants wishing to compete with an everyday wheelchair must enter into the Grey Walker Start Zone (for 10K) OR Pink Walker Start Zone (For 4.5K). No day wheelchairs are permitted in any other start groups. If they would like to compete in a Race Wheelchair, they need to enter the Blue Elite start zone (for 10K) OR Purple Elite start zone (For 4.5K) and email info@bridgetobrisbane.com.au to request to be moved into the Elite Wheelies start zone.
  • Companion Cards: If the participant wishes to have a companion card and require a support worker to complete the event with them, please email info@bridgetobrisbane.com.au with a copy of the companion card and organizers will provide a discount code for the support worker’s free entry.
  • Bib collection: If entered before the postage cut-off date and selected the postage option in the registration process, the race number will be sent to the valid Australian address provided during the entry. If participant did not select the postage option entry, they will need to collect their Race Kit from the Race Office during opening hours.
  • Pacers are available for both 10K and 4.5K races
  • 10K Start zones: Participants’ allocated zone is displayed on the back of race bib (zone will correspond to the colour of bib).
  • Sporting Wheelies: Qualification Required
    -Blue Elite Qualification Required: 2021 B2B results or equivalent distance event <40min
    -Red Elite Qualification Required: 2021 B2B results or equivalent distance event <50min
    -Green Run Under 60min
    -Yellow Jog Over 60min
    Grey Walk Over 60min
  • 4.5K Start zones: Participants’ allocated zone is displayed on the back of race bib (zone will correspond to the colour of bib).
    -Purple Elite Qualification required: 2021 B2B results or equivalent distance event <20min
    -Orange Run Under 30min
    -Aqua Jog Under 45min
    -Pink Walk Over 45min
  • Change of Zone: If entered before postage cut off or have selected to pick up their race number at the Race Office, please contact Help desk to make the change. If participant would like to change into a qualifying start zone they will need to provide proof of their time from a previous Bridge to Brisbane or another officially timed event. If participant has already received their race bib in the post, they will need to bring their coloured race number to the Race Office during opening hours so that the change can be made and new bib issued.
  • Joggers, walkers and those walking with prams or wheelchairs should assemble at the rear of their zone.

Contact Information

  • Email: info@bridgetobrisbane.com.au.
  • Phone: 1300 55 55 77
  • Website: https://www.bridgetobrisbane.com.au/

 

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