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National Runners Week a Thredbo Institution.

Posted on Saturday, 1st of December 2012

National Runners Week a Thredbo Institution.


The Start of the Crackenback Challenge 2012

National Runners Week is on again in Thredbo this January. The runners spend a whole week in Thredbo with events every day from serious running races to fun runs, games, tennis tournaments,volley ball, mini biathlons and more. Thhis is a great event for the whole family or for more serious running enthusiasts

One of the more prestigious events on the program is the Crackenback Challenge, a grueling race from the Village to the Top of the Kosciusko Express Chairlift at Eagles Nest.    However fun is the focus of this 33 year old event and it has a great history  as Thredbo’s longest running summer event.   The Event is organised by the Canberra YMCA Runners Club.   For details or to enter contact

Phil Aungles,

We still have accommodation available for the week so click here to book or check our rates.

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