1. Entry Fees are Non-Refundable for Non-Starters and Non-Finishers

  2. ANT Fitness, as the Organiser of the Portland Born To Run Festival, has the right to cancel the event or alter the event program, or race course, without notice, should it be deemed necessary due to the safety considerations of the event competitors.

  3. No Pushbikes, Rollerblades, Skateboards, Pets or Eskies are to be taken onto the course by competitors.

  4. In the interest of Competitor Safety, the use of headphones is discouraged. If you choose to still use headphones, we ask you use only one ear bud so you can still hear Course Marshall Instructions and any motor vehicles approaching.

  5. Each competitor will run on the allocated race course and follow the instructions given by the Course Marshalls.

  6. Each competitor will take part in their nominated race without outside assistance from supporters or spectators and acknowledge the Judge’s Decision is FINAL.

  7. Each competitor must wear their race bib on the front of either their pant,  shorts, skirts, shirt or singlet and it must be visible to all Course Marshalls.

  8. Competitors must run on the race trail or path, not leaving it, unless instructed otherwise by Course Marshalls.

  9. The Cut-Off Time for each of the events is as follows:

        2km Kids Race: 40min     5km Fun Run / Walk: 90min                      10km Race: 100min

  1. Prams and Strollers are discouraged in the 10km Race. However, if you choose to take pram/stroller in the 10km race, you are required to start at the back of the pack.

  2. Prams and Strollers must start at the back of the pack in the 5km Fun Run / Walk.

  3. Competitors are advised not to compete in any event if they have not undertaken the necessary training for the event distance. Those competitors with known medical conditions should consult their local medical practitioner prior to competing in the Portland Born To Run Festival.

  4. Language and behaviour deemed offensive will not be tolerated.

  5. The Race Director has the final say on all decisions, and has the right to reject or cancel an entry at any time, including during the race itself.



-          I acknowledge the risks involved in walking and running, and these risks may lead to injury and/or death from various causes. By competing in the Portland Born To Run Festival, I do so, with the acknowledgement of the risks involved, and I release all people associated with the conducting of the event from all liability for any injury or death that may result from my participation in the event.

-          I consent to the receiving of Medical Treatment that the Portland Born To Run Festival Race Director, Marshalls or First Aid Officers deem necessary for my health during the course of the event. I will bear all financial costs associated with medical treatment deemed necessary including Doctors, Hospital and Ambulance.

-          I am fully responsible for the security of my personal possessions and will not hold the Portland Born To Run Festival responsible for any loss of my personal possessions.

-          I acknowledge that my photo maybe taken throughout the event and give my consent for photos of myself to be used in all media formats without compensation to myself.