Course Information

The start and finish line are co-located at Gipps Road Sporting Complex, at the junction of Long Road and Gipps Road, Smithfield, Sydney.

The course is fully marked with a sign each at kilometre and markers where you should turn.  Please be aware the course is open to the public.  Keep left and be courteous out there.  We do not have the right of way.

Please note that there is currently no parking at the sporting complex for SMC.  Please park at Rosford Street Reserve, Dublin Street, Smithfield and walk over the new start line.  Alternatively there should be plenty of parking in Long Street and other surrounding streets.  Please do not park in local business car parks or on the grass verge, or you risk being towed away.

Course Maps And Videos

The 5km course is an out and back course.  You run out 2.5km from the start line, turn at the marker and run 2.5km back to the start/finish area.

The 10km course is an out and back course. You run out 5km from the start line, turn at the marker and run 5km back to the start/finish area.

The half marathon course is an out and back, lapped course.  You run out 5km from the start line, turn at the marker and run 5km back to the start finish area.  Repeat.  Then run out 100 metres to the marker, turn and run back to the start/finish line.

The 30km course is three laps of the 10km course.

Click here to see a video of the course.  This is a slightly old video and does not exactly show the start and finish in the correct place.