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. All ages are calculated based on age as at race day 22 April 2018.

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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