UQ Twilight Run 2019

More than just a fun run. 

Challenge yourself to join thousands in setting Brisbane alight at UQ Twilight Run 2019 on Sunday, 28 April, 2019 from 4pm

Need a little extra motivation over the summer holidays? Join our free 21-day summer running challenge below.


The Annual Twilight Run

The Twilight Running Festival was established in 2009 to create a unique event that welcomes participants of all abilities, whether young or old. From recreational runners to Olympic athletes, the UQ Twilight Run 2019 is so much more than a fun run. 

The event is set under the moon and stars, finishing in the University of Queensland athletics stadium. Thousands of friends, family and spectators await participants as they enter the stadium to finish a truly unique experience.

About Us

Something For Everyone!

Proving to be one of the most popular events on the calendar, the UQ Twilight Run 2019 is an event for the whole family to enjoy.

Whether 4 years of age or 94 years of age, the all inclusive and picturesque course hosts four major events; Half Marathon, 10km Run, 5km Run/Walk and the exciting 1km Active Kids Run, as well as FREE kids activities and a spectacular fireworks display.


Highlights from Twilight Run 2018

 The UQ Twilight Run 2019 is a unique event that welcomes participants of all abilities, whether young or old. From recreational runners through to Olympic athletes, the UQ Twilight Run 2019 is so much more than a ‘just’ a fun run.  

The event is set under the moon and stars where participants and spectators join in an evening of fun, fitness and free activities.


Resources for Racers


Registration is quick and easy just click the link below.

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Training Plans

Get yourself in the best shape possible with a 10-week training programs written by Intraining Running Centre coaches. Programs available for beginners through to experiencesd runners

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Event information

Timetable, parking, course map, race pack collection & FAQs, find it all here. 

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Keep motivated over Christmas. Join the 21-day Summer running challenge.

Twilight Summer Challenge Recipes

Get in the kitchen! Over the course of the challenge you will cook all three of these nutritional and energising recipes, so make sure you've got ALL the ingredients you need! Here are three recipes from intraining Running Centre’s Accredited Sports Dietitian Liz...

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21 Day Twlight Summer Challenge

Think the silly season means it’s time to throw your running shoes in the wardrobe and put your feet up for a few weeks? Wrong! Staying active over the holidays is crucial for your long-term run fitness and being able to achieve your running goals in 2019. It’s just...

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Raced hard? Got DOMS?

Raced hard? Now recover well! Hopefully you had a successful run during the recent Twilight Running Festival. As one of the first running events for the year it is a great test to see what condition your body is in for the rest of the race season. How effectively you...

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Thank You To Our Partners

Olympic Marathon Runner Melanie Panayiotou – winner of the 2018 Twilight Run is an avid supporter of The Twilight Running Festival. 

Melanie Panayiotou , Olympic Marathon Runner


Twilight Summer Challenge

Are you ready to stay motivated with your running over the silly season? We’ve got just the thing.


When you sign up to the free 21-day Twilight Summer Challenge you’ll get daily tips from the running experts and be part of an incredible tribe to help you hit the ground running with your training goals for 2019.


To join the challenge, register below and stay tuned for an email invitation with all the details coming your way.