PERTH, AUSTRALIA

Perth, Australia is the location of the Australia Intercontinental Marathon ™ and the third marathon during the 2018 World Marathon Challenge ®.

Perth, capital of Western Australia with a population of two million, sits where the Swan River meets the southwest coast. Sandy beaches line its suburbs, and the huge, riverside Kings Park and Botanic Garden on Mt. Eliza offer sweeping views of the city. The Perth Cultural Centre houses the state ballet and opera companies, and occupies its own central precinct, including a theatre, art galleries and the Western Australian Museum.

Australia

Area: Area: 8.5 million km² / 3 million sq mi
Population: 36 million

Australia is both an island country and a continent, lying between the Pacific and Indian Oceans. Its varied landscape includes a hot, dry centre (known as the Outback), tropical rainforests, snow-capped mountains and beautiful beaches. It is the smallest and lowest lying human-inhabited continent on Earth.

AUSTRALIA Info

  • The continent lies entirely south of the equator and roughly two thirds of Australia is made up of flat desert.
  • The majority of Australia’s population is concentrated on the southern and eastern coasts.
  • Western Australia (the largest state in the country) is almost the same size as Europe
  • The Great Victoria Desert is about one-and-a-half times the size of the United Kingdom.
  • The Snowy Mountains, commonly referred to as the Australian Alps, receive more snowfall than the country of Switzerland.
  • Australia is the driest inhabited continent. Its interior has one of the lowest rainfalls in the world and about three-quarters of the land is arid or semi arid.
  • Over 200 different languages and dialects are spoken in Australia including 45 indigenous languages.

Perth, Australia

Perth is the location of the third marathon during the 2018 World Marathon Challenge.

Location Expected Temperature °C
Novolazarevskaya / Novo -10
Cape Town, South Africa +25
Perth, Australia +25
Dubai, UAE +25
Lisbon, Portugal +10
Cartagena, Colombia +25
Miami, USA +25

AAF The Australia Intercontinental Marathon will be held on February 1st at Burswood in Perth, Australia on a route measured and approved by the Association of International Marathons and Distance Races (AIMS). The race is scheduled to begin at 2100 hrs (Local Time).


World Marathon Challenge 2018 - Timetable

wdt_ID Date Race Location Local Start Time
1 Jan 30th Antarctica Intercontinental Marathon Novo, Antarctica 15:00
3 Jan 31st Africa Intercontinental Marathon Sea Point Promenade, Cape Town 11:00
4 Feb 1st Australia Intercontinental Marathon Burswood, Perth 21:00
5 Feb 2nd Asia Intercontinental Marathon The Beach, Dubai 19:30
6 Feb 3rd Europe Intercontinental Marathon Park of Nations, Lisbon 17:00
7 Feb 4th South America Intercontinental Marathon Old Town, Cartagena 15:00
8 Feb 5th North America Intercontinental Marathon South Beach, Miami 13:00
Date Race Location Local Start Time

Updates and results will be available on our news update section and on Facebook when the 2018 World Marathon Challenge is underway. The results from previous years are below:

2018 Men's Results Australia

wdt_ID Pos Name Surname Time
90 1 Gary Thornton 2:59:55
91 2 Jason Cousins 3:40:50
92 3 Scott Coey 3:50:59
93 4 Joshua Cohen 3:52:14
94 5 JP Caudill 3:57:14
95 6 Nick Wishart 4:02:39
96 7 David Harris 4:15:50
97 8 Dorn Wenninger 4:16:40
98 9 Andrew Brooks 4:19:10
99 9 Brian Winter 4:19:10
Pos Name Surname Time

2018 Men's Half Marathon Results Australia

wdt_ID Pos Name Surname Time
139 1 Byron Ball 2:47:05
Pos Name Surname Time

2018 Women's Half Marathon Results Australia

wdt_ID Pos Name Surname Time
138 1 Sarah Reinertsen 2:46:03
Pos Name Surname Time

2018 Assisted in Wheelchair Marathon Results Australia

wdt_ID Pos Name Surname Time
139 1 Johanna Garvin 4:34:15
Pos Name Surname Time

2017 Men's Results Australia

wdt_ID Pos Name Surname Australia
25 1 Michael Wardian 2:45:31
26 2 Petr Vabrousek 3:14:02
27 3 Luke Wigman 3:14:22
28 4 Patrick Charlebois 3:17:27
29 5 Martin Molsater 3:43:59
30 6 Patrick Cande 3:46:02
31 7 Rajesh Patel 3:47:23
32 8 Xiaobin Qiu 3:48:26
33 9 Winston Fisher 3:50:51
34 10 Ibrar Ali 4:00:51
Pos Name Surname Australia

2017 Men's Results Australia

wdt_ID Pos Name Surname Australia
25 1 Michael Wardian 2:45:31
26 2 Petr Vabrousek 3:14:02
27 3 Luke Wigman 3:14:22
28 4 Patrick Charlebois 3:17:27
29 5 Martin Molsater 3:43:59
30 6 Patrick Cande 3:46:02
31 7 Rajesh Patel 3:47:23
32 8 Xiaobin Qiu 3:48:26
33 9 Winston Fisher 3:50:51
34 10 Ibrar Ali 4:00:51
Pos Name Surname Australia

2017 Women's Results Australia

wdt_ID Pos Name Surname Australia
1 1 Guoping Xie 3:50:09
2 2 Celene Loo 4:09:25
3 3 Georgina Acons 4:27:10
4 4 BethAnn Telford 4:35:17
5 5 Silvana Camelio 4:37:10
6 6 Sinead Kane 4:42:59
7 7 Catherine Sun 4:47:04
8 8 Nahilia Hernandez 4:47:37
9 9 Judy Scrine 5:22:13
Pos Name Surname Australia

2016 Men's Results Australia

wdt_ID Pos Name Surname Australia
25 1 Daniel Cartica 3:38:30
26 2 Calum Ramm 3:38:30
27 3 Patrick Fallon 3:53:21
28 4 Yusuke Mamada 4:14:53
29 5 Masao Maki 4:25:04
30 6 Hassan Baraka 4:29:20
31 7 Stefan Aumann 4:32:17
32 8 Robert Weeks 4:48:52
33 9 Phing Ong 5:01:41
34 10 Boon Ong 5:14:35
Pos Name Surname Australia

2016 Women's Results Australia

wdt_ID Pos Name Surname Australia
10 1 Becca Pizzi 4:08:51
11 2 Heather Hawkins 4:39:21
12 3 Demelza Alderson 5:15:32
13 4 Sarah Ames 6:38:14
Pos Name Surname Australia

2015 Men's Results Australia

wdt_ID Pos Name Surname Australia
45 1 Douglas Wilson 3:17:11
46 2 David Gething 3:29:31
47 3 Pierre Wolkonsky 3:54:03
48 4 James Love 3:56:24
49 5 Marcelo Alves 4:33:01
50 6 James Danaher 4:53:27
51 7 Tim Durbin 4:55:34
52 8 Jon O'Shea 5:52:22
53 9 Ted Jackson 6:12:00
Pos Name Surname Australia

2015 Women's Results Australia

wdt_ID Pos Name Surname Australia
14 1 Marianna Zaikova 6:36:08
Pos Name Surname Australia

MARATHONS 3/7

Perth, Australia

1st FEBRUARY 2018

Marathon in Perth, Australia and flight to Dubai, UAE.

World Marathon Challenge

The World Marathon Challenge ® is a logistical and physical challenge to run seven marathons on seven continents in seven days. Competitors must run the standard 42.2 km marathon distance in Antarctica, Africa, Australia, Asia, Europe, South America and North America within 168 hours, or 7 days. The clock starts when the first marathon begins in Antarctica.

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