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YMCA Women and Girls' Fun Run/Walk 

WGFRW 2014.jpgCONGRATULATIONS to all competitors, volunteers and sponsors who participated in the 2014 Women and Girls Fun Run.  It was fantastic to see so many women and girls of all ages and fitness levels out there supporting OvCan. 

Check your time by following the link.

The YMCA of Canberra Runners Club invites women and girls of all ages to join us again next year in the 2015 YMCA Women and Girls' 5km Fun Run/Walk.  Entrants may walk, jog or run the course.

The 5km course is a traffic free course which starts from Stage 88 in Commonwealth Park and goes to just past the Carillon with a return loop through Commonwealth and Kings Parks. 

Money raised from this event goes to support OvCan and the YMCA of Canberra Runners Club.  
If you are a beginner or a runner returning after a long break our 5k Training group is a fun and great value way to train for the event.
Where: Start/finish at Stage 88, Commonwealth Park

When: Race start 9am, Date TBC April 2015               

Awards Ceremony: 10.15am, Stage 88


Registrations are capped at 1400 entrants. Registrations will close when 1400 registrations are received or on TBC 2015. 

YCRC uses Register Now for secure event registration. Your payment will appear on your credit card statement as 'Register Now Ltd Australia'  Once you have registered you will receive an entry confirmation via email.  Your entry fees include; Electronic Timing, Refreshments, First Aid, Certificate of completion and a great morning out ! 

Online Early Bird Entry

Date TBC 2015



Online Standard Entry

Date TBC 2015

(or until 1400 entrants received)



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Entry fees are for 2014 they have been left to provide a guideline

 fees may vary in 2015 

YCRC Adult Member​ ​$25 $30
​YCRC Junior Member ( U20 yrs) ​$15 $15
​Adult Non Member


$25.50 if entering a team or family of 3 or more in the one transaction

Junior Non Member (U20yrs)​



$17 if entering a team or family of 3 or more in the one transaction



(mother & daughter )​


2x Single entry fee in applicable category with %15 discount applied on total combined fee if family has 3 or more members.

Please refer to our FAQ before registering your family 

2x Single entry fee in applicable category with 15% discount applied on total fee if family has 3 or more members.

​Entry fees applicable for Adults & Juniors as above. A 15%  discount will be applied for teams of 3 or more.​ (note: first 3 members must be entered in one transaction for discount)

Please refer to our FAQ before registering your Team

Registered participants can collect their race bibs, with a disposable timing chip, at Stage 88 on Saturday prior to the event between 1-4pm and on Sunday before the event start from 7.30-8.30am 

Please see our Frequently Asked Questions for more information.  If you still have an enquiry about the event please direct this to wgfr.ycrc@ymca.org.au


Previous years results for the YMCA Women and Girls Fun Run can be found on our results page 


Thank you to our 2014 Sponsors

We would like to acknowledge the support and fantastic contributions of our 2014 sponsors.  Click on the logos to visit their websites and find out more. 



$15 discount on annual subscription to Women's Running Magazine​.

Offer expires 2nd May

 Discount Subscription      (code YMCA2014)

Dedicated entirely to the female runner, Women’s Running is ideal for both new and existing runners. It features in-depth, articles on getting started, improving technique and boosting stamina, as well as training plans for a variety of events, distances and abilities. It also explores issues that are unique to the exercising female.


Specialised WGFR product line​


10% sales to Ovcan

Skirt Sports is a women’s fitness apparel brand designed for runners, walkers, cyclists, triathlete’s, tennis players, gym goers & everyday fashionistas who want to add some extra inspiration, style, fun & comfort to their daily workouts and lives.
Our Mission is to ensure that Women never have to sacrifice femininity for performance in their workout wear. We aim to empower women with confidence, comfort and style.


​Gift Vouchers for awards ​Canberra’s Specialist Running store, staffed by athletes and with the biggest range of training and racing shoes, clothing and accessories in Canberra.  The Runners Shop has been looking after the running community since 1990, and has been a long  term partner and sponsor of the YMCA Canberra Runners Club.  We look after the competitive runner as well as the joggers and the walkers!

$300 1st place

$200 2nd place

​​Canberra’s freshest Orthodontic clinic providing smiles, confidence & happiness.  Orthoclinic is a long established practice providing orthodontic services including braces, invisible lingual braces, plates and Invisalign.  Our range of treatments cover early preventive treatment for children to mature adults



4 x $50 Vouchers for SIX30 compression garments
​An exclusive 10% discount on SIX30 items to all YMCA Women & Girls Fun Run participants. UseUZGX8B3X0CM


SIX30 compression garments help you train harder, perform better and recover quicker!


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3 x $75 prize vouchers awarded to WGFR participants
15% discount year round for all YMCA Canberra Running Club members.



At Kingston Physiotherapy & Sports Injury Centre, our highly experienced therapists are passionate about providing quality, individualised treatment to speed up your recovery, return you to activity, and assist with prevention for the future.
Our motto is 'Feel Better, Move Better’.
To help achieve this goal for our clients the Physiotherapy staff are supported by a Podiatrist, Massage Therapist and Chinese Acupuncturist (specialising in Women’s Health).
Visit our web site for further details on our services, staff, opening hours, and much more at www.kingstonphysio.com.au  







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