Melbourne City Race Weekend 2019 FRIDAY OCTOBER 11 – SATURDAY OCTOBER 12 – SUNDAY OCTOBER 13 Your 2019 Oceania Road Trip doesnt end in Wangaratta – continue your orienteering journey down the Hume, and be part of the first ever Melbourne City Race. Three days – three races – discover Melbourne from a new point of view! City Races are long distance events in sprint style – complex urban areas, short legs, lots of direction changes and route choice – but over 3-10 km. They feature colour maps at sprint scale, and Sportident/SI Air punching. The Melbourne City Race venues will be easily accessible by public transport. Enjoy all that Melbourne has to offer – fabulous food, amazing shopping, and accommodation for all budgets. City Races have taken Europe by storm – now it’s Australia’s turn. Don’t miss the chance to say “I was there in 2019!” Friday October 11 - Sunset Sprint A middle distance urban sprint to get you revved up and ready. Late afternoon/early evening, inner urban venue. Saturday October 12 - Sprint Into Spring Classic sprint distance campus race, this is also Race 1 of Melbourne’s Sprint Into Spring series. Early afternoon, inner urban venue. Sunday October 13 - Melbourne City Race The big one! The inaugural Melbourne City Race is a long distance urban event that will take you to places old and new. Mid/late morning.