The Kokoda Challenge - Gold coast
School teams can also enter into the 96 km Stan Bisset Cup and 48 km Jim Stillman Cup. Teams of four students, plus a leader (usually a teacher) make up the field for these events. Over 150 teams from schools are currently involved in The Kokoda Challenge event on the Gold Coast.
Regardless of fitness level, age or background, people from all walks of life find participating in The Kokoda Challenge not only a great personal achievement, but a way to honour the Kokoda legacy and support local teenagers to gain a brighter future for themselves and their families through the Kokoda Challenge Youth Program.
celebrating our 10th anniversary in 2014
Please note we have sold out for the 2014 Kokoda challenge 96km on the gold coast
If you still would like to take part in a Kokoda Challenge event this year why not consider the shorter events in Brisbane, Toowoomba and Melbourne. Please note the registrations are now open for Toowoomba (here) and Brisbane (here).
THANK YOU TO OUR PARTNERS
Notes from the track
22nd Jul. 2014
Notes from the 2014 Kokoda Challenge track Written by Chris Somervile, General Manager for Wild Earth – Wild Earth are a Kokoda Youth Foundation partner This year's Kokoda Challenge affected me in ways that I find it difficult to explain. It challenged me mentally and emotionally in ways that I have never experienced before. It made me deeply reflective, and filled me with a sense of admiration for the diggers and all those who have ever trod the track in years gone by. Continue Reading...
18th Jul. 2014
IMPORTANT Due to Bush Fires the track is now changed for the Kokoda Challenge tomorrow. Continue Reading...