5 Races, 2 Days, 42.2 km

 The 5 races of the Warwick Pentathrun are all held in the Warwick area, 2 hours south–west of Brisbane, along the Cunningham Highway. The Registration & Race Pack Collection Hub for 2022 is the Warwick Railway Station.
Wheelchair competitors welcome – please prearrange.

 

Bib collection & late Registration

Friday 27th May 2022 5:00pm – 8.00pm
Location Warwick Railway Station, Lyons St, Warwick. 

Details: Pick up your race pack containing Pentathrun Race Number, Timing chip and other information.

EXCITING NEWS

Race the Steam Train in the Steam and Stamina 1/2 Marathon.

Stay tuned to our emails and facebook for information on how your supporters can book a trip out on the train.

 

Race 1 –  Steed and Step “X” Country

Date: Saturday 28th May 2022
Bib collection/ late entry : 5:30am – 6:15am
Start: 6:30 am

Type: 4.6 Km Cross-Country
Where: Morgan Park – Warwick Horse Trails Section (follow the old Stanthorpe Rd out of Warwick)
Details: It will be a 4.6 km cross country around the horse trails section. It is a true cross country in the bush with sticks, gully’s and obstacles. For those who have been coming to the Pentath for a number of years its the same place we had the run 5 or 6 years ago.

Race 2 – Black Toyota Half Marathon “Steam and Stamina”

Date: Saturday 28th May 2022 Bib collection/ late entry : 7:30am – 8:15am  Race Start: 9.30 am – Race cut off 12:30 pm (we have to get ready for the next race sorry). Type: 1/2 Marathon Where: Race pack collection and bus to the start line will be at the Warwick Railway Station on Brosnan Crs, Warwick. Details: Race 1. We will be bussing all runners from the registrations area (where the race will finish) to the start line. The race will start at Deuchar at the intersection of Shepherds Drive and Kirkland Rd. Spectators will be able to board the steam train at the Warwick Railway Station and then be out at the start to see the runners as they make their way along the Warwick Allora Rd back into Warwick with the race finishing at the Railway Station. We will have several have drink statins on the route. The steam train runs alongside the road for almost the whole race distance and so runners will get a good look at the train and spectators will see plenty of the running action. 

Wheelchair competitors welcome, please contact and prearrange.

Race 3 – O’Mahony’s Hotel (Graham Buchner Memorial Run) – 5km Road Race

Date: Saturday 28th May 2022
Bib collection/ late entry : 1:30pm – 2:15pm
Start: 2:30 pm

Type: 5 Km Road Race
Where: Warwick Railway Station, Lyons Rd.
Details: This year as part of the Steam Train Event we are moving the 5km Road race to intown and will start and finish at the Railway Station. Great news in that we still have a pub at the finish. O’Mahony’s Hotel is right across the road from the railway station and will be where we hold the presentations. With the pub at the finish of the final race for Saturday you cannot ask for a much better conclusion. Wheelchair competitors are welcome. Please Contact us to prearrange.

Please note:  This race is also the Graham Buchner Memorial Run in support of Graham who helped the Pentathrun and the Warwick Community for many years with his buses and trailers.

Awards for races 1, 2 and 3 straight after at the pub.

 

2Race 4 – Queen Mary Falls Cafe Ascent


race4Date: Sunday 29th May 2022
Bib collection/ late entry: At the race start – 6:15am – 6:35am
Start: 6:45am
Type: 10 Km uphill road race
Where: Killarney to Queen Mary Falls
Details: This race starts near the high school in Killarney (36 km from Warwick) and climbs to Queen Mary Falls. This is a very challenging run. It starts with 3km flat run and gradual climb for the next 2.5 km. then the hills get quite steep with a very slight relief in the last Km. We have drink stations on this run and breakfast for the runners afterwards in the Cafe Grounds at Queen Mary Falls. This is a very scenic run if you have the energy to take it in.

Race 5 – Voyage Fitness 1500m

 Date: Sunday 29th May 2022
Bib collection/ late entry: 10:00am-10:30am
Start: 11:00 am
Type: 1500 meter road race
Where: Warwick CBD – run along Albert St
Details: This is a very fast conclusion to the weekend of running, or a chance to get a good time if you have not competed in all the other races. A very easy starting point for beginners or non-running partners. The race starts and finishes at Leslie Park. A BBQ will be available and presentations for race 4 & 5 will follow once race 5 is complete. Wheelchair competitors welcome,  please contact and prearrange.

Presentations for Races 4 and 5 follow
Location: Leslie Park Rotunda
Food: BBQ available
Time: 12:00 midday