Event Information

An overview, course details and basic event information for the Bank of us Run the Bridge.

The Bank of us Run the Bridge fun run and walk is one of Tasmania's premier running events each year. It is held in the capital city of Hobart and sees participants journey over the iconic Tasman Bridge.

Event Overview

The event is held in February each year, attracting over 3,000 participants of all ages and abilities who want to be able say they've conquered the Bridge. With international appeal, the event has also hosted no less than 20 Olympians and a host of international level athletes from across the world.

Events On Offer

Events on offer are the traditional 10km run, 5km run, 5km walk and 1km dash for children. 

Date

The 2019 Bank of us Run the Bridge will be held on the 18th February. Enter the event now by clicking here.

Course Features

Features of the Bank of us Run the Bridge include:

Blundstone Arena

There's no better start line for the states premier fun run, than the state's premier sporting facility. Runners can use the facilities of Blundstone Arena to warm up and prepare before starting outside.

Crossing the iconic Tasman Bridge

Tasmania's busiest and most iconic piece of infrastructure, the Tasman Bridge. At 1396m long, both 5km and 10km participants get to cross it as the only public event each year to have lane closure.

Bellerive

After running along the Bellerive Bluff, the course enters historic Bellerive Quay which offers brilliant coastal views, historical buildings and then runners move onto the new Kangaroo Bay precinct.

Salamanca

With the last few kilometers hugging the Hobart Waterfront, the event finishes on Castray Esplanade at beautiful Salamanca. After your run/walk, head to brunch at any number of cafes.

Course Maps

View the 2019 course maps to familiarise yourself before the event.

Latest News

SCHOLARSHIP ANNOUNCEMENT: Meriem Daoui

19 year old Hobart athlete Meriem Daoui was fifth in the elite women's section and as a result we've awarded her the 2018 Bank of us Run The Bridge scholarship. Meriem receives $500 voucher to The Running Edge, return flights and entry to the 2018 Gold Coast Marathon and an automatic elite start in next years #RTB19. 

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Aussie Women Looking to Hold off International Stars

A Canadian Olympian, an English great and a plethora of Aussie stars will chase victory in the women's race this Sunday in the 9th edition of the Bank of us Run The Bridge.

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Road Closure Information

Road closure information for 2018 Bank of us Run The Bridge

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