Popular running event returns

Run the Maine will return to Castlemaine for a ninth year. The event raise funds for Castlemaine Health and has raised more than $90,000 in the past eight years.

Participants will be able to run either a 5.5km, 11km or 14km course with a 1.7km lap of the botanical gardens also an option. A “country parkour” circuit will also be designed for the event.

The event starts and ends at Castlemaine’s botanical gardens on October 8. To register or see maps of the courses log on to www.runthemaine.org

FUNDRAISER: Run the Maine has been a popular event in Castlemaine.

FUNDRAISER: Run the Maine has been a popular event in Castlemaine.