Event Registration | Choose Your Race

Welcome to the 2019 Murray Quad entry page there are 4 registration options where you can participate in the paddle, run or both events.

all three events

Murray Dry Tri

25km Paddle – 40km Spin – 21.1km Run.

A Dry Tri is a Triathlon with the swim leg substituted by a kayaking or a paddling event. This may or may not keep you dry the key is to stay afloat in your boat. This is a true test of both upper and lower body strength over a well-established distance for each sport with 3 separate events at different times and locations over 2 days.

 

VIEW ENTRY FEES AND CUT OFF DATES

Regular Entry – Closing date:31/10/2019 – $90.00
Late Fee – Closing date:28/11/2019 – $100.00
On the Day – Closing date:30/11/2019 – $110.00 cash only

Murray Q Tri

25km Paddle – 40km Spin – 10.55km Run.

Perfect event for paddlers and cyclist who don’t run a lot.

VIEW ENTRY FEES AND CUT OFF DATES

Regular Entry – Closing date:31/10/2019 – $85.00
Late Fee – Closing date:28/11/2019 – $95.00
On the Day – Closing date:30/11/2019 – $105.00 cash only

any two events

Paddle and Spin

Find Your Balance on the Murrary – The first day of the MQ involves a 25km paddle down the Murray River and the 40km spin bike ride requiring perfect balance there is also the option to paddle 12km and push and pull your pedals on spin bike for 40km.

VIEW ENTRY FEES AND CUT OFF DATES

FIND YOUR BALANCE ON THE MURRAY (25km Paddle 40km Spin)
Early Bird – Closing date:31/07/2019 – $45.00
Regular Entry – Closing date:31/10/2019 – $60.00
Late Fee – Closing date:28/11/2019 – $75.00
On the Day – Closing date:30/11/2019 – $80.00 cash only

PUSH & PULL ON THE MURRAY (12km Paddle 40km Spin)
Early Bird – Closing date:31/07/2019 – $35.00
Regular Entry – Closing date:31/10/2019 – $50.00
Late Fee – Closing date:28/11/2019 – $60.00
On the Day – Closing date:30/11/2019 – $65.00 cash only

Paddle and Run

The King & Queen of the Murray is the fastest combined time for the 25km paddle and Half Marathon, other royal options include the Duke & Duchess (25km paddle & Q), Earl & Countess (25km paddle & 6.5km run), Lord & Lady (12km paddle & HM), Prince & Princess (12km paddle & Q) and Baron & Baroness (short paddle and run).

VIEW ENTRY FEES AND CUT OFF DATES

KING & QUEEN OF THE MURRAY (25km Paddle 21km Run)
Early Bird – Closing date:31/07/2019 – $70.00
Regular Entry – Closing date:31/10/2019 – $90.00
Late Fee – Closing date:28/11/2019 – $100.00
On the Day – Closing date:30/11/2019 – $105.00 cash only

DUKE & DUCHESS OF THE MURRAY (25km Paddle 10.5km Run)
Early Bird – Closing date:31/07/2019 – $45.00
Regular Entry – Closing date:31/10/2019 – $65.00
Late Fee – Closing date:28/11/2019 – $80.00
On the Day – Closing date:30/11/2019 – $85.00 cash only

EARL & COUNTESS OF THE MURRAY (25km Paddle 6.5km Run)
Early Bird – Closing date:31/07/2019 – $45.00
Regular Entry – Closing date:31/10/2019 – $60.00
Late Fee – Closing date:28/11/2019 – $75.00
On the Day – Closing date:30/11/2019 – $80.00 cash only

LORD & LADY OF THE MURRAY (12km Paddle 21km Run)
Early Bird – Closing date:31/07/2019 – $60.00
Regular Entry – Closing date:31/10/2019 – $75.00
Late Fee – Closing date:28/11/2019 – $90.00
On the Day – Closing date:30/11/2019 – $95.00 cash only

PRINCE & PRINCESS OF THE MURRAY (12km Paddle 10.5km Run)
Early Bird – Closing date:31/07/2019 – $40.00
Regular Entry – Closing date:31/10/2019 – $60.00
Late Fee – Closing date:28/11/2019 – $70.00
On the Day – Closing date:30/11/2019 – $75.00 cash only

BARON & BARONESS OF THE MURRAY (12km Paddle 6.5km Run)
Early Bird – Closing date:31/07/2019 – $35.00
Regular Entry – Closing date:31/10/2019 – $50.00
Late Fee – Closing date:28/11/2019 – $60.00
On the Day – Closing date:30/11/2019 – $65.00 cash only

Spin and Run

Fastest Legs on the Murray – This is the ultimate test of a person’s leg speed and strength; the fastest time for the 40km spin and half marathon, another option is the Fifty N Fit 50km event 40km spin and 10km run or for the cyclists there is the 40km spin and short 6.5km run.

VIEW ENTRY FEES AND CUT OFF DATES

FASTEST LEGS ON THE MURRAY (40km Spin 21km Run)
Early Bird – Closing date:31/07/2019 – $60.00
Regular Entry – Closing date:31/10/2019 – $80.00
Late Fee – Closing date:28/11/2019 – $95.00
On the Day – Closing date:30/11/2019 – $100.00 cash only

FIFTY N FIT (40km Spin 10.5km Run)
Early Bird – Closing date:31/07/2019 – $40.00
Regular Entry – Closing date:31/10/2019 – $55.00
Late Fee – Closing date:28/11/2019 – $70.00
On the Day – Closing date:30/11/2019 – $75.00 cash only

CYCLISTS LEGS ON THE MURRAY (40km Spin 6.5km Run)
Early Bird – Closing date:31/07/2019 – $35.00
Regular Entry – Closing date:31/10/2019 – $50.00
Late Fee – Closing date:28/11/2019 – $60.00
On the Day – Closing date:30/11/2019 – $65.00 cash only

individual

Peaches and Cream Paddle

Supply content?

Spin The Murray

40km Spin

Running of the Black Bull

Half, Quarter, Back Nine, Macca’s HeartKids Fun Run

VIEW ENTRY FEES AND CUT OFF DATES

PEACHES AND CREAM PADDLE Full Distance*
Early Bird – Closing date:31/07/2019 – $30.00
Regular Entry – Closing date:31/10/2019 – $40.00
Late Fee – Closing date:28/11/2019 – $50.00
On the Day – Closing date:30/11/2019 – $55.00 cash only

PEACHES AND CREAM PADDLE Half Distance*
Early Bird – Closing date:31/07/2019 – $20.00
Regular Entry – Closing date:31/10/2019 – $30.00
Late Fee – Closing date:28/11/2019 – $40.00
On the Day – Closing date:30/11/2019 – $45.00 cash only

PLEASE NOTE: PRICE IS PER PERSON * plus $10.00 per person for the event license fee for non-PA/RA members

SPIN THE MURRAY 40KM SPIN
Early Bird – Closing date:31/07/2019 – $20.00
Regular Entry – Closing date:31/10/2019 – $30.00
Late Fee – Closing date:28/11/2019 – $40.00
On the Day – Closing date:30/11/2019 – $45.00 cash only

RUNNING OF THE BLACK BULL Half Marathon
Early Bird – Closing date:31/07/2019 – $50.00
Regular Entry – Closing date:31/10/2019 – $60.00
Late Fee – Closing date:28/11/2019 – $70.00
On the Day – Closing date:01/12/2019 – $75.00 cash only

RUNNING OF THE BLACK BULL Quarter Marathon
Early Bird – Closing date:31/07/2019 – $25.00
Regular Entry – Closing date:31/10/2019 – $35.00
Late Fee – Closing date:28/11/2019 – $45.00
On the Day – Closing date:01/12/2019 – $50.00 cash only

RUNNING OF THE BLACK BULL Back Nine
Early Bird – Closing date:31/07/2019 – $20.00
Regular Entry – Closing date:31/10/2019 – $30.00
Late Fee – Closing date:28/11/2019 – $40.00
On the Day – Closing date:01/12/2019 – $45.00 cash only

MACCA’S HEARTKIDS FUN RUN (all proceeds go to HeartKids)
Online or cash – Closing date:01/12/2019 – $5.00

relay teams

Not ready to do all the events why not find some mates to form a relay team there are two relay options:

Team of 3 each person does 1 leg either the 25km paddle, 40km spin or the Half Marathon or a team of 2 each person does half of each leg as all 3 disciplines can be split in 2, the first and second half of the paddle, 20km each on the spin bike and the quarter marathon and second section of the half marathon.

Teams can be male, female or mixed.

VIEW ENTRY FEES AND CUT OFF DATES

MURRAY DRY TRI RELAY TEAM OF 2 (Each person does half a leg)
Early Bird – Closing date:31/07/2019 – $40.00
Regular Entry – Closing date:31/10/2019 – $50.00
Late Fee – Closing date:28/11/2019 – $60.00
On the Day – Closing date:30/11/2019 – $65.00 cash only

MURRAY DRY TRI RELAY TEAM OF 3 (1 paddle, 1 spin and 1 run)
Early Bird – Closing date:31/07/2019 – $30.00
Regular Entry – Closing date:31/10/2019 – $40.00
Late Fee – Closing date:28/11/2019 – $50.00
On the Day – Closing date:30/11/2019 – $55.00 cash only

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Race Schedule

WEDNESDAY 31st of July

Online early bird registrations close at midnight

THURSDAY 31st of October

Online late registrations close at midnight

FRIDAY 29th of NOVEMBER

Pre-event registrations and late entries plus course familiarization sessions

What: Pre-event registration and late entries, plus course familiarization sessions.
Where: Yarrawonga Rowing Club, Botts Rd, Yarrawonga
When: 5-8pm Friday 29 November    

SATURDAY 30th of NOVEMBER

Paddle Start – Thompson Beach, Cobram
Where: Thompson Beach, Rockarama Rd, Cobram. Vic
11:30am – 1:30pm Registration, number collection and Drop Off zone open.
1:45pm Compulsory safety briefing for participants.
2:00pm Start of the Peaches and Cream Paddle.

Half Distance Paddle Start – Smithers Beach, Tocumwal
Where: Smithers Beach, Smithers Rd, Tocumwal, MSW
2:55pm Compulsory safety briefing for participants.
3:15pm Start of the Peaches and Cream Paddle.

 Paddle Finish – Tocumwal Town Beach, Tocumwal
Where: Town Beach, Town Beach Rd, Tocumwal. NSW
4:00pm onwards Cheer your team across the line. 

Spin Session and award ceremony – Mulwala
Where: Balance Spin Studio 97-103 Melbourne St, Mulwala. NSW.
5:00pm Spin only participants start
6:00pm – 8:00pm Multi-discipline and relay participants start their spin
8:00pm Paddle and spin award presentations.

SUNDAY 1st of December

Run Race day – Yarrawonga Rowing Club
Where: Yarrawonga Rowing Club, Botts Rd, Yarrawonga, Vic
6:00 – 7.30am Registration and Bib Collection open.
7.35am Compulsory safety briefing for participants
7.45am Start of the Half Marathon and the Q.
8.00am Start of the Back Nine.
11.00am Start of the Macca’s HeartKids Fun Run.
11.30am Award presentations.

RACE CUT-OFF TIMES

   

Slowest Times

 

 

km

Start Time

Duration

Finish Time

Cut Off Times

PADDLE

 

 

 

 

PADDLE

Start

 

02:00 PM

0:20

02:20 PM

Last wave set of by 2.20

LEG 1

13

02:00 PM

1:45

03:45 PM

Paddle Change by 3.45pm

LEG 2

12

03:40 PM

1:35

05:20 PM

 

FINISH

25

 

3:20

05:20 PM

 

There will only be cut off times for the Paddle.

The only restriction on the run will be that all runners in the half marathon and Q must be of the golf course by 9:15am.

What happens if we miss the cut-off time?
If you or your team mate misses cut off time at the changeover that paddler will not be allowed to paddle the last half of the paddle. If you are in a relay team and your paddlers has not reach the changeover by 3.40pm the second member of the team will be allowed to start if they have their own boat and the time difference will be added at the completion of the event.  

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Age Restrictions

PEACHES AND CREAM PADDLE

Full Distance: Minimum age to participate is 15 years old on day of event.
Half Distance: Minimum age to participate is 12 years old on day of event.
Team Boat: Minimum age to participate is 10 years old on day of event.

RUNNING OF THE BLACK BULL:

Half Marathon:Minimum age to participate is 15 years old on day of event.
Quarter Marathon: Minimum age to participate is 12 years old on day of event.
Back Nine: Minimum age to participate is 11 years old on day of event. Children under the age of 11 can run if accompanied by an adult
HeartKids: No Minimum age to participate.

SPIN THE MURRAY:

40km: Minimum age to participate is 15 years old on day of event.
20km (relay): Minimum age to participate is 12 years old on day of event.

RELAY TEAM:

Must adhere to paddle, spin and run age restrictions

Discounts

no discount for the charity event the Macca’s HeartKids Fun Run.

  • Students 25% discount
  • Minimum of 10% discount if enter 2 events

 

Refund policy

If a competitor or a team voluntarily withdraws from the event (due to injury, illness…) and notifies race organisers MORE than 2 weeks prior to the event, a 50% refund will be provided, or registration cost can be held over to future events.

If the event is cancelled or rescheduled a full refund less statutory cost will be provided.

Entry Categories and prizes

The 2019 Murray Quad offers participates the opportunity to paddle, spin and or run the Murray, with categories and prizes for each individual event as well as the multidiscipline events.

 

PEACHES AND CREAM PADDLE

Major Prize: Fastest individual male and female to complete the 25km paddle
Other prizes for each Categories with 4 different methods available for the paddle each will have its own classes and prizes. (minimum of 3 entries required to form a class)
Double blade (Kayaks), K1, TK1, Ski, Rec, Doubles, K4
Single blade (Canoes), C1, TC1, OC1, Doubles, C4, OC6, Dragon Boat
Stand (SUP’s), Flatwater and Inflatables
Backwards (Rowing Boats). Single, Double, Quad Skull, Pair, 4’s & 8’s, Surf Boat
Relay Teams for each Category with a change over half way with male, female and mixed.

RUNNING OF THE BLACK BULL FESTIVAL

Major Prize: Fastest individual male and female to complete the Q (both 21.1km and 10.55km participants will be eligible)
The run offers 4 different run options 3 of which will prizes.

  • Half Marathon – Male/Female 1st 2nd and 3rd place-getters
  • Q – Male/Female as well as the major prize open to half marathon runners there will also be 1st 2nd and 3rd place-getters
  • Back Nine – Male/Female 1st 2nd and 3rd place-getter. Under-age awards for 16-18, 14-16 and 12-14

The Macca’s HeartKids fun run will not have awards for the winners the event is aimed to encourage all family members to run together, it will have a unique Dash 4 Cash lucky dip were prizes will be awarded

MULTI-DISCIPLINE EVENTS

Murray Dry Tri 25km Paddle – 40km Spin – 21.1km Run.
Major Prize: Fastest Individual male and female to complete all 3 events
Other prizes for relay teams with the fastest combined time for the paddle, spin and the run in 2 classes Team of 2 or team of 3 – Male, Female and Mixed.

ANY 2 EVENTS
Find Your Balance on the Murray 25km – 40km Spin.
Major Prize: Fastest Individual male and female to complete the 2 events
Other prizes for shorter event of 12km paddle and 40km spin,
King & Queen of the Murray 25km Paddle – 21.1km Run.
Major Prize: Fastest Individual male and female to complete the 2 events
Other prizes for shorter events the Duke & Duchess (25km paddle & Q), Earl & Countess (25km paddle & 6.5km run), Lord & Lady (12km paddle & HM), Prince & Princess (12km paddle & Q) and Baron & Baroness (12km paddle and 6.5km run).
Fastest Legs on the Murray 40km Spin – 21.1km Run.
Major Prize: Fastest Individual male and female to complete the 2 events
Other prizes for shorter events 40km spin and 10.55km run or 6.5km run.