Prize Categories and Results

Townsville Results

Your official result will be available for viewing as the race unfolds with live tracking of your progress on course. Your race number includes a special timing chip that will record your personal finish time. Overall finish line positions and times will be calculated on gun finish time for overall winners and personal chip finish time for all age category placings.

Finisher Medal

This is your chance to be a part of history. All finishers of Run Army will receive a special commemorative Rising Sun finisher medal.

What is The Rising Sun badge?

Also known as the General Service Badge or the Australian Army Badge, the Rising sun is the official insignia of the Australian Army, and is mostly worn on the brim of a slouch hat or, on the front of a peaked cap for Army personnel filling certain ceremonial appointments.

Age categories

 Whilst the emphasis is on participation, Run Army will present some prizes for overall winners. 

On the day there will be the Run Army Shield for Overall First Place Male and First Place Female in the 10km Run, as well as podium medals for the Overall First, Second and Third Male and Female for the 5km, 10km and Wheelchair events.

The online results will have the following age categories available to see how you stack up against others. 

5km
U8
8-10
11-14
15-17
18-19
20-24
25-29
30-34
35-39
40-44
45-49
50-54
55-59
60-64
65-69
70-74
75-79
80-84
85+
10km
U8
8-10
11-14
15-17
18-19
20-24
25-29
30-34
35-39
40-44
45-49
50-54
55-59
60-64
65-69
70-74
75-79
80-84
85+