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The Runaway Marathon series is one of the newest South Australia running events. This fun run offers the perfect weekend escape with your family and friends. Take advantage of a brand-new 42.2km marathon and 21.1km half marathon courses as well as shorter courses including a 10km and kids’ runs in the stunning Barossa Valley. Run on a mix of hard packed trails and sealed roads as you take in the natural beauty of the Barossa.

This running festival is one you won’t forget anytime soon. Indulge in a weekend festival of running, restaurants, and wineries with your travel companions. IRONMAN Oceania has a storied history in Australia and New Zealand with more than 30 years of experience delivering world-class sporting events. It’s our number-one goal to provide successful, high-quality events, forming mutually beneficial partnerships that reward both our athletes and our corporate and event partners.

Among the Best Adelaide Running Events

The Runaway Barossa Marathon is a new take on the traditional Barossa weekend, immersing you in the region’s popular food and wine experience and giving you a chance to indulge your passion for running on innovative courses as you enjoy the Barossa’s breathtaking views. This race is all about taking time out from your busy schedule to experience life’s simple pleasures. It’s about indulging in the pleasure of running freely and treating yourself to the beauty and hospitality of the Barossa.

As for the courses, they are some of the best in any Barossa Valley running events. The scenic courses blend on-road running with bike trails and vineyards for a mix of terrain that’s never boring. You’ll see the highlights of the entire Barossa region as you make your way through the area’s most picturesque locations. Along the way, there are historic buildings, lush grounds, and private vineyards that will make this the most memorable of Barossa running events. You’ll cross the finish line in the unique Peter Lehmann Winery. This winery offers plenty of space, convenient parking, and exceptional wine and food, making it the perfect venue for the finish line.

An Amazing Fun Run for the Whole Family

The Runaway Barossa Marathon welcomes all ages with varying courses for different fitness levels. Whether you’re a runner or part of the cheering section, there are plenty of things to do in the Barossa, from the delicious food and wine to activities such as hot air balloons, helicopter rides, shopping, and much more. Your entry fee includes your race number, a timing device, a tag for your gear bag, medical support, on-course aid stations, post-event recovery area with food and drinks, a finisher’s medal, and more. This exciting, all-new event is sure to be a premium experience for athletes and their friends and families. If you’re looking for running events in Australia, you won’t want to miss the Runaway Barossa Marathon in Adelaide. You’ll truly enjoy the best Australia has to offer as you enjoy the run just as much as reaching the finish line. Drink it in!