Saturday 6th April 2019
Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park, NSW
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Saturday 7th April 2018

The 2018 Jabulani Challenge was another successful trail running event, in terrific sunny conditions where over 900 runners tackled the 12km, 22km & 45km courses. We had some super quick runners on the day, well done to all runners, we hope you achieved your goals!

Runners raved about the beauty of the Gibberagong and Warrimoo trails and the picturesque finishing area at Bobbin Head. Read More

Last Minute Information

Wednesday 4th April 2018

Congratulations on securing your entry to experience some of the best trail running in Sydney. This truly is a beautiful location to host an event. The popularity of the Jabulani Challenge continues with the event selling out again this year. Read More

Event Program Now Available

Wednesday 28th March 2018

Congratulations on securing your entry into the Jabulani Challenge for 2018, we hope all your training has gone well and we look forward to seeing you at the event.

The official Jabulani Challenge Event Program is now available for download via the link below. Read More

Sweet Merchandise

Thursday 8th March 2018

You can still order the official Jabulani Challenge Event T-Shirt ($40) or Singlet ($37). Event merchandise is only available by pre-order and will not be offered for sale on the day. Last day for online orders is Midday on Friday 23rd March. Read More

Entries Almost Sold Out

Monday 5th March 2018

Are you planning to enter our first trail run of the year, the Jabulani Challenge on Saturday 7th April 2018? In that case you better get your skates on!

Entries for the 22km and 45km events are now 90% SOLD OUT, with the 12km event already 100% SOLD OUT - join Wait List here. Read More

Entries Going Fast - 12km Event Sold Out

Monday 26th February 2018

This popular event has Sold Out the past two years (12km event has already sold out - join Wait List here) and will sell out again this year so you need to act now if you want to secure your spot in the remaining courses. Read More

Trail Running At Its Best

Thursday 11th January 2018

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

Monday 20th November 2017

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

Wednesday 8th November 2017

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

Wednesday 12th April 2017

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