Gold Coast Airport Marathon 2015


The Gold Coast Marathon (branded Gold Coast Airport Marathon for sponsorship reasons) is an annual marathon race on the Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia.
 
Gold Coast Airport Marathon Esplanade Surfers Paradise
Gold Coast Airport Marathon Esplanade Surfers Paradise
Gold Coast Airport Marathon Esplanade Surfers Paradise facing north towards Main Beach
Gold Coast Airport Marathon Esplanade Surfers Paradise facing south.
It is "Australia's premier road race", and is one of only two marathons in Australia to hold a IAAF Gold Label status (the other being Sydney). 

 The event is held on the first Sunday of July each year with races also being held the day before. The event was first held on 2 September 1979 as part of a health awareness campaign for the Gold Coast. The 37th edition took place on 5 July 2015.





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