Age categories

When registering it is important to note your date of birth will reflect the age category you are allocated to. Below is a summary of official age categories that will be awarded with prizes based on category placing at Twilight Running Festival events.

Half Marathon10km Run/Walk5km Run/Walk1km Active Kids
U16U14U14U8
U18U16U16U10
U20U28U18U12
20-29U2018-39
30-3920-2940+
40-4930-39
50-5940-49
60+50-59
60-69
70+

Age category records

Half Marathon

CategoryYear of recordRecord holderRecord time
M U16
F U16
2014
2012
David Tong
Jade Dowling
1:23:13
1:35:22
M 16-17
F 16-17
2014
2016
Hamish Hamilton
Kiarra Walters
1:16:09
1:28:06
M 18-19
F 18-19
2011
2014
Ben Maccronan
Claire Denkes
1:18:18
1:39:42
M 20-29
F 20-29
2016
2010
Isaias Beyn
Roxie Schmidt
1:08:18*
1:18:59
M 30-39
F 30-39
2016
2012
Samuel Woldeamanual
Kate Smyth
1:09:12
1:17:49*
M 40-49
F 40-49
2010
2009
Geoff Berkeley
Leisa Smith
1:13:01
1:21:07
M 50-59
F 50-59
2011
2016
Toby Somerville
Caroline Acton
1:20:31
1:39:13
M 60+
F 60+
2012
2010
Keith Mckay
Felicja Schmidt
1:26:08
1:42:59
Note: Current overall race record holder

10km Run/Walk

CategoryYear of recordRecord holderRecord time
M U14
F U14
2012
2014
Jack Barnsley
Gabby Wehr
38:05
42:34
M 14-15
F 14-15
2013
2015
David Tong
Lucinda Crouch
34:06
38:40
M 16-17
F 16-17
2016
2015
David Lean
April Scurr
33:45
38:46
M 18-19
F 18-19
2015
2014
Brandon Copeland
Lauren Mewing
32:24
40:43
M 20-29
M 20-29
2011
2012
Jason Geraghty
Clare Geraghty
32:21
34:59*
M 30-39
F 30-39
2015
2015
Samuel Woldeamanuel
Mel Panayiotou
31:37*
35:48
M 40-49
F 40-49
2012
2012
Tim Toner
Rina Hill
36:02
38:35
M 50-59
F 50-59
2009
2010
Ron Peters
Anne Ryan
34:11
44:36
M 60-69
F 60-69
2014
2009
Ian Cameron
Lucy Miles
39:49
52:35
M 70+
F 70+
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*Current overall race record holder

5km Run/Walk

CategoryYear of recordRecord holderRecord time
M U12
F U12
2014
2013
Harry Chapman
Lara Crouch
18:53
19:41
M 12-13
F 12-13
2016
2013
Jaxon Paterson-Wright
Katrina Robinson
17:21
18:10
M 14-15
F 14-15
2014
2016
Dean Cane
Katrina Robinson
16:48
16:33*
M 16-17
F 16-17
2016
2015
Jack Tiernan
Isobel Kelly
15:55
19:25
M 18-39
M 18-39
2014
2013
Drew Williams
Britney McMullen
15:31*
18:00
M 40+
F 40+
2015
2014
Lamaa Kuruu
Tracey Brown
16:37
20:34
*Current overall race record holder
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