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Be treated like a VIP at this years Sydney Morning Herald Half Marathon presented by Qantas Assure! For the first time ever, Platinum Passes will be available for purchase to make your race unlike ever before!


  • Event Registration

  • Personalised race bib*

  • Bib Postage**

  • Exclusive access to VIP area including baggage service, massage and refreshments

  • iTab medal insert - choice of finish time or a personalised message

  • Official Finishers Photo

  • Finish Time SMS

Platinum Pass packages are limited, so get in quick to secure your place!

*Participants who wish to receive a personalised race bib must enter prior to midnight Wednesday, May 10. 

** Bib postage is available for participants who have entered on or before Wednesday, April 18. Any participant entering on or after Thursday, April 19 will need to collect their race bib from the Half Marathon Expo.

Does the Platinum Pass include registration into the event?

Yes the Platinum Pass Package includes your entry in the event.

Do I need to start in a specific group to be a part of this package?

You will need to select your start group when registering for the Platinum Pass package. If you are looking to run in one of the pre-qualifying start groups please email us at halfmarathon@fairfaxmedia.com. To view a list of start group descriptions, please click here.

The Platinum Pass includes a personalised Race Bib, are there character restrictions?

As part of the package you will be able to select what name you would like printed on the front of your race bib. Nicknames are recommended and runners are restricted to 12 characters.