WINNER WINNER

Published: 2018/10/01

Ballarat Foundation CEO, Matt Jenkins, today drew the winner of our Facebook competition of the $100 voucher to Billy’s Bistro and Bar.  Tiarna Waight was drawn and announced on Facebook after tagging 3 friends into the post giving her 3 entries into the draw. Congratulations Tiarna, we trust you will enjoy a nice meal at […]

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TRAINING TIP WEEK 2

Published: 2018/09/27

ESTABLISH A ROUTINE By Julian Spence: 4 time winner of Great Ocean Road Marathon and Co-owner of The Running Company Ballarat  The first couple of weeks will determine whether you stick to your training program or not! Establishing a daily routine that includes dedicated exercise time is a big factor in successful training programs and making […]

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TAG & WIN

Published: 2018/09/24

Mercure Ballarat are giving you the chance to win a $100 voucher to on-site restaurant Billy’s Bistro & Bar in Main Road, Ballarat. It’s simple, all you have to do is like the post below on Facebook and tag friends who you believe may be interested in registering for our Run for a Cause event on […]

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SEEKING VOLUNTEERS

Published: 2018/09/18

Run for a Cause 2018 needs over 200 community volunteers to make the event a successful one. People to assist with road marshalling, drink stations, medallion presentations, handing out flyers/posters, and assistance with promotion at various community events in the lead up. All volunteers will be provided with appropriate training and recognition for their efforts, […]

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TRAINING PROGRAMS

Published: 2018/09/12

Local Marathon runner and co-owner of The Running Company Ballarat, Julian Spence, today released two training programs for participants to prepare themselves for the 10km and 5km events depending of their current fitness levels. As a 4 time winner of the Great Ocean Road Marathon and level 2 Athletics Australia recreational running coach, Julian said both […]

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ALL YOU NEED TO DO IS MOVE

Published: 2018/09/11

ARTICLE: THE COURIER, By Melanie Whelan. A FOCUS on food security made Run for A Cause feel like the perfect fit for Golden Nugget Bakery to take big steps in getting involved. Golden Nugget co-owner Alicia Matthews said consistently finding the right way to distribute left-overs from three bakeries was an on-going concern, particularly amid […]

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LAUNCH EVENT

Published: 2018/09/11

The Ballarat Foundation today launched what will be Ballarats largest mass participation fundraising event, ‘Run for a Cause’ at the Mercure Ballarat Hotel & Convention Centre in front of local media, City of Ballarat Representatives, State Labour candidate for Wendouree Juliana Addison, charity partners, and event sponsors. Filling the void left by ‘Run Ballarat’, the […]

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