Elite Energy Events and Kembla Joggers are proud to partner with Peoplecare to bring you Wollongong’s premier community footrace, the 2024 Peoplecare Fitness 5 Fun Run & Fitness Walk


The event starts and finishes at Lang Park, right on the City Beach foreshore, providing a fun spectator vantage point for supporters!


Situated at Lang Park; check the event schedule for registration times. After the race there will be refreshments available and post-event activities.


Runners in the Peoplecare Fitness 5 will start at 9:00am.


Nearby street parking is limited. We encourage car pooling or public transport where possible.


A drink station will be located on the course, participants are advised to bring their own, labelled bottle as well.


Toilets are located at Lang Park.

Day LicenceEarly Bird
Ends Dec 29
First Release
Ends Feb 23
Second Release
Ends Mar 29

* Elite Invitational entries are free, please email office@eliteenergy.com.au for your access code

Course: 5km – 1 lap

This year’s Fitness 5 event will introduce an Elite Invitational wave. Reserved for elite athletes, this exclusive group will have a priority start in the initial wave. To qualify, male runners must showcase a 5km run time under 15 minutes, while female participants should demonstrate a time under 17:30 minutes. Email office@eliteenergy.com.au for your access code for this wave.

About the Peoplecare Fitness 5

The Peoplecare Fitness 5 Fun Run is designed to promote healthy lifestyles in our community, offering an achievable distance suitable for individuals of all fitness levels. Participants can select either the 5km footrace, looping along the foreshore at Wollongong Harbour, or the newly introduced 2km race. The event kicks off and concludes at Lang Park, providing a fantastic viewing spot for supporters. Join us in fostering wellness and inclusivity!

The Peoplecare Fitness 5 Fun Run has raised over $100,000 for local charities and community projects since its inception. Charities to have benefited have included Camp Quality, the Children’s Ward Appeal, Ebony House, Cram House, the Beaton Park Grandstand Fund, Wollongong Hospital Oncology Ward, Beta-Imager Appeal, the McGrath Foundation, and the West Dapto Cross-Country Park Project Fund.

Elite Energy and Kembla Joggers would like to thank all sponsors and supporters who continue to make this great event possible. Some of our sponsors will have some great deals available on the day and, of course, there will be the opportunity to win some great prizes!

2km | 5km

20th April 2024