34 weeks and 5 daysThe 25th Brooks Rottnest Marathon (42.195km) and accompanying 5km and 10km fun run is organised by the West Australian Marathon Club with the event proceeds being donated to Channel Seven’s Telethon.
The inaugural Rottnest Marathon was run in October 1994. In that year 72 runners completed the marathon with Ray Brown winning the men’s race in a time of 2:35:50 and visiting New Zealand runner Nyla Carroll took the women’s title in 2:52:20 – this remains the course record for women. The current course record for men is 2:29:24, set in 1998 by Todd Ingraham.
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