Young Athletes Support Cause

FedUni West Vic Academy of Sport Athletes Sam Rizzo and Ruby DeRuiter have both thrown their support behind The Ballarat Foundation and the 2019 Run for a Cause event.  Rizzo was the events inaugural winner of the 10km wheelchair event, while DeRuiter, having recently returned from the Gold Coast winning a  bronze medal at the National Taekwondo […]

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Massages for participants

Run for a Cause participants will enjoy access to a complimentary sports massage from our generous event partners at Lake Health Group. “We want Run for a Cause to again be a great experience for all of our participants. Alongside the complimentary fruit and drink stations on course, this year through Lake Health Group, a […]

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FREE Steigen Socks

Published: 2019/11/14

Participants of Run for a Cause will receive a FREE* pair of the world-renowned Steigen running socks. Made by Athletes, for Athletes, Steigen come with a 100% blister free guarantee. Founded in Geelong by Commonwealth Games representative, middle distance athlete Louis Rowan, Steigen prides itself on producing running socks using the best materials from all […]

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More Than Just a Physical Transformation

The Underground Movement take a progressive approach to strength and movement. The Underground is a team fitness centre with elite level training, focusing on your overall fitness journey, not just during the workouts. The team at Underground want to help you become a better, more empowered version of yourself. You will be surrounded by a […]

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The Running Company getting Ballarat Race Ready

The Running Company Ballarat was founded in 2016 by Julian Spence and Brianne Hook, both the current owners of the store. The store focuses on delivering expert advice in a friendly and welcoming environment. The staff are all highly trained and experienced in all things running but especially in the fitting of footwear for running. […]

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Mercure Ballarat on Board for Run For a Cause

Mercure Ballarat is Ballarat’s largest accommodation and event facility. It is also home to Billy’s Bistro & Bar which is open 7 days a week serving buffet breakfast and a Mediterranean inspired menu for lunch and dinner. The Gallery Bar showcases local artists with exhibitions you can enjoy while having a drink by the fire […]

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Golden Nugget Bakery Continue to Support the Local Community

Golden Nugget Bakery has been serving Ballarat for over 40 years. Their three locations make it easy to get your baked goods fix, including Australia’s Best Vanilla Slice since 2015. Golden Nugget Bakery offer many freshly baked items including a range of breads, slices, pies, cakes and coffee to match them with for a delicious […]

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Our Local Experts at McGrath Ballarat are Ready to Run For A Cause

McGrath Ballarat offers expertise on the local market and exceptional customer service. Their ethical approach to business is second to none and they always strive to provide exemplary results to all their clients. The team are either born and bred in Ballarat or long-time residents so have a deep understanding of the local community. They […]

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North Cares are Building a Better Community

North Cares is the charity arm of the North Ballarat Sports Club that has an extensive history of supporting the local Ballarat community and surrounding districts. Each year the club contributes approximately $1.3 million to a range of community sectors and organisations. North Cares supports local sporting clubs to give young athletes the opportunity to […]

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