The Running Company

Born out of a desire to offer premium footwear, honest advice and superior service to runners, The Running Company is the proud sponsor of our half marathon race.

With multiple stores across Australia, The Running Company is deeply committed to providing runners of all abilities access to expertise and superior customer service in helping them achieve their running goals injury free.

Event Information

Date Sunday 11 April 2021
Distance 21.1 KM
Start Time 7:15 am
Cut Off Time 3 hours
Start & Finish Line Leconfield & Richard Hamilton Wines, Main Road, McLaren Vale
Age Limit 16 years on race day
Online Registrations Close Midnight, Wednesday 7 April 2021

Entry Fees & Inclusions

Standard Entry $85 To midnight on Sunday 28 February 2021
Late Entry $100 To midnight on Sunday 4 April 2021
Last Minute $120 To 12 noon, Saturday 10 April 2021

Costs shown include GST and all administration & credit card fees – what you see is what you pay!


Race Pack Distribution

The race pack postage option has now closed and all bibs were mailed on 29 March to ensure delivery before race weekend. Race bibs for all new registrations must be collected from Leconfield & Richard Hamilton Wines from 5:00 to 7:00 pm on Friday 9 April or from 8:30 am to 4:00 pm on Saturday 10 April.

Please note that race packs will NOT be available for collection before race start on Sunday morning.

Course Map

All courses are currently provisional, subject to council and government permits being obtained.

Click here to open course map in full screen

The Running Company Half Marathon course will be measured to AIMS standards for race day.

Drink Stations

4 drinks stations will be located along The Running Company Half Marathon course, providing a variety of water, lemon lime Nuun electrolyte drink and toilet facilities. Runners may carry their own sports drinks/gels.  Rubbish must be deposited in the bins provided at drink stations. Littering on course will result in disqualification.

1Malpas Road Turnaround6.5 KMYYY
2California Road Turnaround10 KMYY
3Malpas Road Turnaround13.5 KMYYY
4Pethick Road18 KMYY


Presentations for top 3 male and female half marathon place-getters will take place at 3:00 pm during our Presentations and Post-Race on Sunday afternoon.  Award winners must be in attendance to receive trophies and prizes.  

Leconfield Wines McLaren Vale Marathon Participant Waiver