SATURDAY RUN – 23 November

MEET: 7.30am at carpark on Forest Drive (east of interchange between Tuggeranong Parkway and Lady Denman Drive – at Yarramundi Reach, near the lake shore)

RUN: Arboretum (9.7km, hilly) – a clockwise loop around the National Arboretum

BREAKFAST: Xchange on London, 7 London Circuit


  • Head west from the gate following Forest Drive then Boundary Road, keeping fence on your left.
  • Can also be done in reverse in anticlockwise direction – take Cork Plantation Road on left after entering the Arboretum.
  • For a longer run do part of west basin after returning to the car park start.

SATURDAY RUN – 16 November

MEET: 7.30am at EQ Cafe, 70 Kent Street, Deakin

RUN: Deakin to Weston Park (9.55km)

BREAKFAST: EQ Cafe, 70 Kent Street


  • From EQ head north along Kent St and take right onto track, after crossing Adelaide Avenue, at Kintore Cres.
  • Across Kintore pick up bike path through parkland and past Yarralumla Public school to lake.
  • At lake turn left and another right at Weston Park entrance gate and head into Weston Park keeping the water on your right.
  • On re-joining the main path turn left and past the Weston Park gate then retrace route

2019 FIT AGM

The Females In Training 2019 Annual General Meeting is being held as follows:

Date:            Saturday 16 November 2019

Time:            8.45am – 10am (following the FIT Saturday run)

Venue:         EQ Cafe, 70 Kent Street, Deakin

The agenda and supporting papers for the meeting are available to download here – please note that printed copies will NOT be provided at the meeting.

Please note that all positions on the Committee are open for nomination, and close COB  Wednesday 13 November. The nomination form is available here, and an outline of committee roles can be viewed here.

We are yet to receive a nomination for the role of Vice President, please contact FIT President Sue Lyons if you would like to nominate or receive further information on the role.

SATURDAY RUN – 9 November

MEET: 7.30am, Left off Drake Brockman Drive, just west of intersection with William Hovel Drive, Higgins, Belconnen.

RUN: The Pinnacle – A hilly loop run on dirt fire trail around the Pinnacle (8km)

BREAKFAST: Two Before Ten, The Aranda Shops, , 68 Bandjalong Cres, Aranda


  • Head south keeping William Hovel Drive on left.
  • At 500m take tunnel under William Hovel and head south east following along fence line.
  • Take second major trail on right (about 1.5km) heading south. Trail heads downhill and moves around to east then north easterly direction as skirting the hill.
  • After turning north take a right turn at T intersection heading east then north easterly.
  • Turn left and head back with Springvale Rd on your right and past water tanks on left.
  • Keeping houses on your right rejoin the outbound track at about 6.5km.
  • Total 8km.

SATURDAY RUN – 2 November

Meet: 7.30am, Cooleman Court, Weston Creek – carpark behind McDonald’s

Run: Weston Creek to Governor General’s – 12.6km (bike path, flat with a couple of climbs)

Breakfast: The Meating Room, 45 Liardet St, Weston Creek

  • From car park head east to bike path.
  • Turn left and head north on bike path parallel to Streeton Drive.
  • Go under Streeton Drive and continue right/north parallel to Streeton Drive.
  • At Cotter Road intersection, cross Cotter road and take the bike path heading north.
  • Continue on bike path under Tuggeranong Parkway, over bridge and turn right at T-intersection.
  • Take underpass left and head up hill beside the Federal Golf Course until Dunrossil Drive.
  • Turnaround here and retrace the run