Sun Run and Cole Classic 2020

Council is partnering with the Manly Life Saving Club to continue Sydney’s most popular family-friendly community sporting weekend, the Sun Run and Cole Classic.

Sun Run

Walkers and runners kick-off the fun on Saturday at Dee Why Surf Life Saving Club with either a 7km, 10km and newly added aquathon (run-swim-run) and finish beside Manly Life Saving Club, taking in the picturesque surrounds of Curl Curl, Freshwater and Queenscliff along the way.

Cole Classic

On Sunday, entrants in one of Australia’s most historic and famous ocean swim events the Cole Classic will take to Manly’s ocean waters in 1km, 2km and 5km events, starting at Shelly Beach and finishing in front of Manly Life Saving Club.

These events help raise some $200,000 for over 110 charities.

Start your training today!

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Dee Why, Curl Curl, Freshwater, Queenscliff and Manly
Manly Beach NSW 2095