Welcome to The Leonora Golden Gift 2018

Website: http://www.leonoragoldengift.com/

CALL OUT TO ELITES WISHING TO COMPETE IN THE 2018 LEONORA GOLDEN GIFT | GOLDEN MILE:  Australia richest mile. Spots are limited: contact Ross at ross@runnnerstribe.com with a short bio with PB’s.

Elite Female Mile featuring State, National and International Runners Prize Money $6,000.00, $4000.00, $2,000.00, $1,500.00, $1,000.00, $750.00, $500.00, $250.00

Elite Male Mile featuring State, National and International Runners. Prize Money $6,000.00, $4000.00, $2,000.00, $1,500.00, $1,000.00, $750.00, $500.00, $250.00 :

Heats will be on Saturday the 2nd of June. The final will be on Sunday the 3rd of June.

Financial assistance is available for elite athletes. All athletes must arrive in Perth on Friday the 1st of June in preparation for the early Saturday morning chartered flight to Leonora.

Leonora 2017: The Elite athletes high five the crowd after Sunday’s final 2017. Photo by Andy Tyndall

WA DAY LONG WEEKEND JUNE 2-4 2018

In it’s 16th year, the event features the iconic Elite Mile, Australia’s richest mile running race along the dusty main street of Leonora. Along with athletics events for the whole family, concerts, fireworks, kids entertainment and activities, a racing carnival complete with fashions on the field, markets and loads more, the 2018 Golden Gift is set to be the best ever!

This year the event will feature, as always, Australia’s richest outback mile running race along the iconic main street.

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Located 234km from Kalgoorlie, Leonora has a rich outback history and heritage, from the old world grandeur of the legendary State Hotel, to the simple charm of iron and hessian miners’ cottages in the eerie gold rush ghost town of neighboring Gwalia. Come along for the day or the weekend, it’s an experience like no other.

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2-4 June 2018 – Opening dates for registrations to be announced soon

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CONTACT:

ross@runnerstribe.com

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