Now Recruiting 2012 Runners

Try Outs Tour

Adelaide Saturday 3rd March, 10:00am

Murray Bridge High School Oval, Lohmann Street Murray Bridge

Melbourne Suday 4th March, 10:00am

Royal Botanic Gardens – Meet at the Observatory Cafe

Other Locations and Dates to be Confirmed


Alice Springs

Ramingining – Arnhem Land

Burunga – Katherine


Gold Coast


The New York City Marathon is one of the toughest and biggest running events in the world, with 48,000 runners and 2.5 million spectators.

We are seeking outstanding Indigenous men and women aged between 18 and 30, that have the commitment and ability to train for this endurance running event. They will be coached and supervised by Australian marathon champion, Rob de Castella, be required to attend a number of training camps around Australia during the year, and undertake a special Cert III in Community Recreation – Indigenous Health.

Applicants should be willing to inspire other Inidgenous men and women, and have an interest in wanting to make a differnece by promoting a healthy lifestyle.

2012 Runner applications are now being accepted, with the try outs occuring in February / March 2012. Please complete the application form below or give us a call if you have any questions, and we’ll be happy to help.

2012 Application Form