13 October 2019



In 2019, marathon will be offered as part of the Melbourne Marathon Festival on 13 October. Both men's and women's divisions are available across the marathon distance only. 

Has your uni got what it takes to beat the champions? We will see you in October to find out! 


Current champions

Registration Div 1


Registration will take place via the Melbourne Marathon Festival website. 

Make sure you check the 2019 UniSport Nationals Marathon box when registering and enter your university name and student number to ensure your results count!

Please note entry fees are subject to change at any time, so sign up early to secure the best pricing.

2019 key information

Australia's largest marathon, Melbourne Marathon Festival is back on 13 October 2019! The event is set in the heart of Melbourne with various courses running through Yarra Park, St Kilda and the City of Port Phillip. Like previous years, the marathon is also planned to finish in the Melbourne Cricket Ground. 

Sport handbook


​Marathon handbook will be available closer to the event.

Get training! 

We are going to a one-event championship from 2019 (on a rotational basis), so make sure you starting training early and get some race practice at our other endorsed distance running events! 

Rottnest Running Festival | 16 June 2019

Gold Coast Marathon | 6-7 July 2019

Sydney Harbour 10k & 5k | 28 July 2019

Sydney Running Festival | 15 September 2019

Competition guidelines and rules


UniSport Australia (UniSport) competitions are conducted under the official playing regulations of the relevant international or national sporting organisation.


Where required, UniSport guidelines will indicate any rule/regulation amendments specific to our competitions.