Live Better
 
 

Neon Run

Get ready for lots of light, colour and action! The Neon Run is nothing like your standard fun run.

It’s a fun run with a difference – think pulsing music, DJs, strobe lights and sound-activated wristbands, all while you run through the balmy night air. Perfect for all levels of fitness, this 5 km nighttime event leads runners, joggers and walkers through four zones, each dedicated to rock, disco, pop or house music. And when you reach the end? There’s a neon dance party waiting for you to celebrate with your friends.

Neon Run is also an opportunity to raise money for beyondblue and their important work in reducing the impact of mental illness on our community. 3 million Australians are living with depression or anxiety, and beyondblue seeks to help by raising awareness and understanding, empowering people to seek help, and supporting recovery, management and resilience.

Last year’s Neon Run events were all sell-outs around the country, and this year it’s expected that 5000-10000 participants will get involved at each location – so don’t wait! The Sydney, Adelaide, Perth and Brisbane events are sold out, but Melbourne and Gold Coast are open for entries now.

Neon Run comes to Melbourne on Saturday 21 February and Gold Coast on Saturday 2 May, 2015. Sign up or find out more at neonrun.com.au

Recommended Reading

The ultimate super smoothie recipes

Netball's elite spill their secret ingredients.

Read more

Why you should be playing more golf

It’s not just for retirees and rich people.

Read more

Why strength training is key for managing diabetes

Exercise is a powerful and affordable tool.

Read more

Keen cyclists, sign up here!

Keen cyclists, sign up here!

Read more

Can exercise prevent depression in children?

The benefits of physical activity at a young age

Read more

How should you breathe during exercise?

The ins and outs of breathing techniques for exercise.

Read more

“Always be the hardest worker in the room”: Kyah Simon

Kyah Simon on self-belief, determination and work ethic.

Read more

25% off Fitbit trackers & Aria scales

Medibank member discounts on Fitbit trackers and Aria scales

Read more