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Sat 7th Apr 2018
Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park, NSW

The Jabulani Challenge is a stunning 12km, 22km or 45km trail run & charity fundraiser held in the north of Sydney. Predominantly on single track the trail has everything to offer from waterside tracks, rainforest, bushland, steep hill inclines and creek crossings. Exploring some of the hidden waterways that Pittwater is famous for its hard to believe you are only 30 minutes from the Sydney CBD.

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Trail Running At Its Best

The Jabulani Challenge is back for 2018 and once again will offer discerning runners some of the best trails to be found anywhere. Predominantly on single track the course has everything to offer from waterside tracks, rainforest, steep hill inclines and creek crossings. Read More

NEW 12 Week Training Plan

NEW 12 Week Jabulani Challenge 2018 Training Plan available now thanks to our friends at The Body Mechanic. We’ve teamed up again to bring you expert trail running advice every step of the way so you can have the best race ever! Training for a trail running race like Jabulani Challenge is completely different to the type of plan you would follow for a road race. Read More

Entries Now Open

Entries for the Jabulani Challenge 2018 are now open. Set in the beautiful Ku-Ring-Gai Chase National Park and starting and finishing at the historical Bobbin Head, this is trail running at it’s best. The course snakes along some stunning waterways and while it has some short sharp inclines the lack of major hills means this is one event where you can actually run the entire course! With event distances of 12km, 22km and 45km there is a distance to suit everyone. Read More

Photos Now Available

The 2017 Jabulani Challenge was another successful trail running event, in terrific sunny conditions where over 800 runners tackled the 12km, 22km & 45km courses. We had some super quick runners on the day with many course records smashed. Read More

Results Now Available

Jabulani Challenge 2017 results are now available for our 12km, 22km and 45km categories. Thanks to everyone for a great day getting out on the trails through the stunning Ku-ring-gai National Park. Big thank you also to all our volunteers at the event center and out on course all day. Read More