2017 CASTLEMAINE NAB 500 RACEWALK
Castlemaine Botanical Gardens
Start: Sun 9th April 10:30 a.m. | End: Sun 9th April
This event is organised in conjunction with the Victorian Race Walking Club and has attracted big names such as Rio Olympian Rydian Cowley who heads a top field for the 2017 event in the Castlemaine Botanical Gardens.
This year's race is a handicap, boys against the girls with all entrants having a winning chance. Featuring Open, Masters and Junior events and a public 'how to race walk' demonstration and first timers 1km walk. Event kicks of at 10.30 am with the final event at 11.30am the Open 5km walk.
There is also record prize money of $1000 for the Open 5km winner to be redeemed at Castlemaine's Bike Vault.