beat the bridge in 2024

Are you ready to think big? run the bridge.
february 18, 2024
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About the think big hobart run the bridge

The Think Big 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.

The 2024 event will be held on Sunday, February 18.

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First time running? Familiarise yourself with the Hobart Run The Bridge courses...

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Take part in the iconic 10km event crossing Hobart's Tasman Bridge.

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5km run

Achieve the need for speed in the fun 5km running event.

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5km walk

Feel like a stroll? Our 5km walk is perfect for everyone looking to get active!

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Blink and you'll miss it - this event is for the kids and is a heap of fun!

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Think Big Run The Bridge is gearing up for its 15th edition on Sunday 18th February, 2024.

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

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Here are the answers to some common questions that may make your race day experience even better!


What are the accommodation options for participants?

Think Big Run The Bridge has 2 hotel partners, each offering an exclusive deal for Run The Bridge participants!

Mövenpick Hotel Hobart is located in the heart of picturesque Hobart offering elegantly appointed guestrooms and suites with access to the best landmarks and attractions Hobart has to offer. The first Mövenpick Hotel to open in Australia, the hotel offers a free daily Chocolate Hour and other indulgent experiences at Tesoro modern Italian Restaurant.

ibis Styles Hobart is bursting with colour and style and offers a central location just a short walk from Hobart's famous waterfront. Tasmania's largest hotel, guests love the recreation floor with saunas and heated indoor swimming pool with sweeping vistas. The hotel is also home to Mr. Good Guy Asian bar and restaurant which is popular with locals and guests alike.

To take advantage of their offer, check the bottom of your confirmation email after entering!

Will there be Pace Runners?

Pacer Applications are managed by the Tasmanian Road Runners (TRR).

On the day each ‘TRR Angel’ will be easily identifiable in their ‘TRR Angel’ tops with their pace time clearly visible on a flag attached to their back.

TRR also organise ‘Foot Soldiers’ whose job it is to come last.

If you are interested in acting in either role, please contact TRR directly before registering.

What are the road closures for the event?

There are some road closures in place on Sunday, February 18:

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