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2508, 2015

10 benefits of stair climbing

Here’s ten things you might not have known about the wonders of stair climbing as a form of exercise:

You’ll burn more calories for every minute climbing stairs than you will jogging.
Stair climbing produces endorphins –  the feel good hormone. Now you know why there are people out there addicted to stair racing. The pain and […]

2508, 2015

Help kids like Sarah have a brighter future

“I could see that someone was living on a cold concrete slab… It turned out to be a young girl” said Jessica, a Whitelion Outreach Worker. 

When Jessica, stumbled across the make-shift shelter, she knew the person living there needed help. She suspected the inhabitant was a young girl and left a note for her, introducing […]

2408, 2015
  • Interplast

Meet Duyen and know that every step you take this November will change lives

Duyen is a 19 year-old woman from Vietnam, whose dream is to become an artist.

Whilst preparing a meal for her family in Tien Giang province, she accidentally knocked over a gas canister sitting on the bench next to her. The accident caused burns leaving Duyen disfigured, and as a result, she became very shy and […]

106, 2015
  • Register for Eureka Climb

Registrations Open

Eureka Climb 2015 is now open for registrations. Hailed as Australia’s BIGGEST vertical race, Eureka Climb is an iconic Melbourne fitness and fundraising event that sells out every year and attracts some of the country’s and the world’s best tower runners. Register here or read on for more information.
Want to climb? You’ll need to fundraise
Eureka Climb’s […]

205, 2015

Eureka Climb 2014: Category winners

Eureka Climb 2014 was a wet and wooly affair but that did nothing to dampen the spirits of the 2,424 climbers on the day, who took on Eureka Tower’s 88 floors with a spring in their step and a smile on their face.

Congratulations to all our participants this year, who not only made the day fun but also assisted in rebuilding […]

3004, 2015

Merchandise order form for Eureka Climb singlets

Our official 2014 2XU Eureka Climb singlets have sold out, but we’re now taking orders for more. If you’d like to order one of these quality garments please phone us on 03 9598 5621 by Thursday 20 November.

Singlets are $35 each plus $8 for postage.  Delivery will be to your specified address before Christmas.

910, 2014

Instructions on sending activation requests & how to activate a team member

If you are a team captain it is your responsibility to ensure all your team members have activated their registrations. On-line activations will cease at 4pm, Tuesday 11th November.  Any outstanding activations after this time will need to be done manually on the day at the registration marquee.  Allow extra time for this (suggest you […]

910, 2014

Bring the kids for a fun morning out

Have young kids and would like to bring them along? We’ll have plenty for them to see and do at the Kids Zone in the plaza area.  Facepainting from 9am – 12noon, roving performers, Deckstar (Skydeck masot), emergency services vehicles to look at and more.

We’ll set up a timing station in the plaza to […]

210, 2014

Win a pair of runners a week valued at $150ea

Thanks to Dr. Feet, we’re giving you a chance to win a pair of spunky new ASICS or Saucony runners each week for 4 weeks (runners valued at $150ea).

Competition starts Monday 6 October and ends Sunday 2 November, with weekly winners announced on Facebook on:

Monday 13 October
Monday 20 October
Monday 27 October
Monday 3 November

What you need to do to […]

210, 2014

Interplast – repairing bodies, rebuilding lives

A family of six won the hearts of our Interplast team on their recent trip to the Solomon Islands. The team met the family in Gizo in July on a surgical program activity that included two surgeons, an anaesthetist and two nurses.

Three of the four children in the family, as well as their father, presented […]

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