A weekend of events for runners, walkers and cyclists of all abilities - there is an event for everyone so encourage your friends to have a road trip to Rockhampton and help showcase our unique city.
A great way to start your Challenging Weekend experience. Meet this year's ambassadors!
Challenge The Mountain
The main event.
Running of the Bulls
Family Fun Run / Walk
Amy Gillett Foundation
Event Charity Partner
What we do
As Australia’s leading cycling safety organisation, the Amy Gillett Foundation continues to promote actions to make cycling safer in Australia, such as:
These are our special supporters
Galeforce Running Squad
Established in 2004, GFRS is designed to provide recreational, fun-runners and the more serious athlete with a range of quality training sessions and methods to ensure you get the most out of training! For more info, click here
Glen is a cyclist with both New Zealand and Australian passports. Glen began his career in 2001 at the Belgian cycling team Landbouwkrediet-Colnago. In his first year, he came second in the general classification of the Tour de Liège. After two years he moved to Taiwan to ride for the Giant Asia Racing Team. Here he would win in his first year the Tour of Korea and the Tour of Beijing. In 2005 he rode for the Australian UCI Continental team Cyclingnews.com. After two years (2006, 2007) at the American UCI Professional Continental team Navigators Insurance, he moved to Team Type 1 in 2008. In 2009 he joined Rock Racing.
Located in the suburbs of Rockhampton, this iconic mountain offers so much.
Take a look and enjoy!