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TeamMONASH is supporting Breast Cancer Network Australia in three community fitness events this year:

  1. Blackmores Sydney Running Festival - Syndey NSW - Sunday 17 September 2017
  2. Ride Daylesford - Daylesford VIC - Saturday 28 October
  3. Carman's Women's Fun Run - St Kilda VIC - Sunday 3 December 2017

Breast Cancer Network Australia (BCNA) is the peak national organisation for Australians affected by breast cancer. 

  • BCNA provides a range of free resources, including the My Journey Kit for women newly diagnosed with breast cancer and Hope & Hurdles for women with metastatic breast cancer. 
  • BCNA's free quarterly magazine, The Beacon, includes stories from women sharing their experiences, as well as information on a wide range of breast cancer issues.

Join TeamMONASH if you are a Monash student, staff, alum or community member and benefit from the camaraderie of participating in these events with fellow Monash participants.

Benefits of being part of TeamMONASH:

  • Free TeamMONASH singlet or cycling jersey (for first-time participants)
  • Camaraderie of participating in this event with fellow Monash participants
  • If you raise $500 or more:
    • For the Blackmores Sydney Running Festival - you will be reimbursed your entry fee by BCNA.
    • For Ride Daylesford or Carman's Women's Fun Run 2017 - you will receive a BCNA t-shirt and thank you pack.

Enquiries:

Email: teammonash-enquiries@monash.edu

Tel: 9905 9364

1. Blackmores Sydney Running Festival

The Blackmores Sydney Running Festival started in 2001 and is the sole remaining participant legacy of the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games. 

It is run on one of the most spectacular courses in the world, taking in all of the Sydney iconic landmarks and providing all runners with a unique opportunity of crossing the Sydney Harbour Bridge traffic free.

TeamMONASH is supporting  Breast Cancer Network Australia, a headline charity partner for the event.

Date: Sunday 17 September 2017
Options: Sydney Marathon, Half Marathon, Bridge Run, Family Fun Run (for start times, see event website)
Location: Bradfield Park, Milson's Point, Sydney, NSW  

  • All four running events start in Bradfield Park, Milson's Point and travel over the main deck of the Sydney Harbour Bridge.
  • Marathon, Half Marathon and Bridge Run: Finish at the Sydney Opera House
  • Family Fun Run: Finish at the Conservatorium of Music, the entrance of the Royal Botanic Gardens  

How to register:

1. Register through the Blackmores Sydney Running Festival website with “Team Monash” and select Breast Cancer Network Australia as your charity of choice. You will get an automated fundraising page that you can personalise. If you fundraise and reach a target of $500, you will be reimbursed your entry fee by BCNA. 

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2. Register with TeamMONASH.

2. Ride Daylesford

Starting and finishing in Daylesford, over 2,000 cyclists will ride in this inaugural event through the beautiful countryside of Hepburn, Macedon Ranges and Mount Alexander Shires.

TeamMONASH is supporting  Breast Cancer Network Australia, the charity partner for the event.

Date: Saturday 28 October
Options: 146km, 63km, 33km (for details see the event website
Location: Victoria Park, Daylesford

How to register:

1. Register through the Daylesford Ride event page with "Team Monash"

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2. Register with TeamMONASH

3. Carman's Women's Fun Run 2017

Whether you walk, run or just have fun, it’s all about getting together with friends and family and having a great day full laughter and good times.

Carman’s Women’s Fun Run 2017 is supporting Breast Cancer Network Australia.

Date: Sunday 3 December 2017
Options: 5km, 10km, Half Marathon and Girls Mini Run
Location: Catani Gardens, St Kilda 

How to register:

1. Register through the Carman's Women's Fun Run event page with "Team Monash";

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2. Register with TeamMONASH.

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