Join Team VU & Bulldogs at the Melbourne Marathon Festival

Sunday 14 October 2018

Victoria University are partnering with Team Bulldog at the Melbourne Marathon Festival and we’d love for you to join the team.

The Melbourne Marathon Festival is an historic event which provides an opportunity to participate in a range of events right up to a full marathon in the heart of Melbourne.

In 2018 the event will be held on Sunday 14 October. Anyone can join the team, from VU students and staff to friends and the community.


  • 3km Walk
  • 5.7km Run
  • Asics 10km Run
  • 21.1km Sri Lankan Airlines Half Marathon
  • 42.195km Medibank Melbourne Marathon

Team members are invited to take advantage of the Victoria University & Bulldogs marquee at the event, providing free services such as food, drink and massage treatments from VU Polytechnic Remedial Massage students.

How to register

Register online and make sure you select Team Bulldog as your team.

Let us know if you are coming to receive free gym pass and invitation to weekly Victoria University social running & walking groups, email

6 Week Training Plans

Thanks to the VU Sport Personal Trainers you can start your training for the 2018 Melbourne Marathon with helpful six-week training plans for the 5.7km, 10km, Half Marathon & Marathon events.

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 VU runner at Melbourne Marathon Festival
Victoria University runner at Melbourne Marathon Festival


14 October 2018, 7:00am to 2:00pm


Melbourne Marathon Festival Batman Avenue (150 North of Rod Laver Arena) Melbourne VIC 3000

Get in touch

Wade Spencer
Sports Officer
VU Sport
9919 4434