You deserve the all-in, exclusive treatment at the 2019 Melbourne Marathon Festival as a Very Important Runner.
- Exclusive room in the MCG
- Private shower access
- Exclusive post run massage
- Preferred start place
VIR Packages are now available for the Full & Half Marathon.
You can book your package here.
VIR ENTRY FEES
|Full Marathon VIR||Half Marathon VIR|
Please note, the VIR package is only available for the Marathon & Half Marathon events in 2019. VIR is not available to those competing in shorter distances in 2019.
YOU’RE A STAR FROM THE START
- Gold Race Bib
- Training Tips
- Written course outline
- 20% off Official Event Merchandise
LOOK AFTER YOURSELF PRE-RACE
- VIR Room overlooking the MCG
- Warm Clothing drop off in the VIR Room
- Exclusive toilets for our VIR runners with attendant
- Tea, Coffee and Juice station
- Information attendant
- Warm up instructor
- Escort to the start line
NOW THAT THE HARD PART IS OVER
- VIR Masseuse
- Light Luncheon
- Access to showering facilities
- Gift collection from the VIR Room
BUT IT DOESN’T END THERE…
- Complimentary MiTime sent out to your elected address
- Access to an exclusive Pre-Sale in 2020
The VIR Package includes all of the standard entry inclusions in addition to the above.
The Very Important Runner (VIR) area will open at 5:30am. Access is via Gate 1 at the MCG. The VIR room is held in the Harrison Room on Level 2. Please follow the signage.
More information on what to expect on race day will be sent to VIR participants closer to race day.
UPGRADE YOUR EXISTING REGISTRATION TO VIR
Already registered? Why not upgrade to the exclusive VIR race day experience.
Please send through an email to firstname.lastname@example.org and we’ll help get your sorted!
Got questions? Contact Us and we’ll be more than happy to help you out.
The VIR experience is expected to sell out again for the 2019 event. Once the VIR registrations have reached capacity, please email email@example.com if you have registered in the marathon or half marathon events and wish to be put on a wait-list to upgrade to a VIR.