31st gold coast airport marathon
This year's Gold Coast Airport Marathon had 23,398 entrants (more than 46,000 individual running shoes) across all events, an increase of 2386 or 11 per cent on last year, with 5578 runners from interstate and 1948 from overseas.
There were 4106 runners in the 42km full marathon, the largest full marathon field in Australia. The Corporate Teams Challenge proved a major success. The Largest Team was Team Health with 628 participants. The winner of the Best Team Spirit was Mantra Hotels and Apartments.