The 2021 Bay to Bay Running Festival will be run as a COVID Safe event.

The event will comply with NSW Health restrictions on social distancing and hygiene

Full details of COVID Safe measures will be provided to entrants prior to race day


To avoid crowding, there will be no mass starts in 2021.

Runners will start at intervals and run onto the waterfront cycle path - there will be no major road closures.

Entrants will be assigned a start time and be asked to arrive at the start area no more than 20 mins before their time.

Seeded runners will be able to start at the front of the race.


Aid stations will be provided at regular intervals on the course.

Runners will be asked to bring their own cup or bottle to be filled at the aid station.

Runners will be asked to move away from the aid station as soon as possible to minimise contact with others


All races will finish in Central Coast Stadium

Spectators, family and friends will be able to enter the stadium to watch runners finish

Once runners finish they will be able to collect their refreshment, race medal and T-shirt before leaving the playing field

Runners and their supporters will then be asked to leave the stadium within 30 minutes of completing the race

There will be no awards ceremony or catering at the finish area. Awards will be posted out after the event.