We are thrilled to announce a new partnership between EVA Air and the Brisbane Marathon and Sunshine Coast Marathon Festivals. As a global airline that prioritises the comfort and convenience of its travellers, EVA Air is a perfect match for two of Queensland's fastest growing Marathon Festivals.
EVA Air operates 4 weekly flights direct between Brisbane and Taipei. General Manager of EVA Air’s Australian branch, Victor Hsiao is delighted with the partnership saying “EVA Air is excited to be the Official International Airline Partner of the Brisbane and Sunshine Coast Marathon Festival’s for 2023”.
“We believe this partnership can deliver success and build a closer relationship with the Brisbane & Taipei running communities.”
EVA Air will become the 'Official International Airline Partner' of both events. The two events are poised to capitalise on the partnership that promotes the best of beautiful Brisbane city and the Sunshine Coast, two of the world's favourite holiday destinations.
The Brisbane and Sunshine Coast Marathon Festivals are supported by the Queensland Government through Tourism and Events Queensland and feature on the It’s Live! in Queensland events calendar.
As part of the partnership, the EVA Air Marathon in Taipei, Taiwan will work to complement the Brisbane & Sunshine Coast Marathons, providing runners with the opportunity to participate in world-class races in three amazing destinations.
With EVA Air's direct flights from Brisbane to Taiwan, it's easier than ever to travel and run your way around the world said Jason Crowther, Atlas Events Director. We are confident that this partnership will bring new opportunities and experiences to all of our runners, and we can't wait to see EVA Air traveller’s race in Brisbane, the Sunshine Coast , Taipei and enjoy these amazing running experiences.
ABOUT EVA AIR
EVA Air, Taiwan’s leading independent airline, was formed in 1989 and is a Star Alliance member. EVA Air is part of the respected Evergreen Group and a sister company to global container-shipping leader Evergreen Line.
Over more than 30 years of operating international passenger and airfreight flights, EVA has earned a reputation for excellence in its services and safety practices.
Serving Brisbane for almost 30 years and offering flights to and from the Queensland Capital 4 days per week. EVA Air flies to more than 60 international destinations throughout Asia, Oceania, North America and Europe.
For more information visit www.evaair.com, or contact EVA Air Australia branch on +617 3860-5555.
To celebrate the partnership, participants at the Brisbane Marathon & Sunshine Coast Marathon will automatically go in the running to win Flights and race entry to compete in the 2023 EVA Air Marathon.
The Brisbane Marathon Festival is excited to announce that it has entered into a 3 year event partnership with On Oceania. The Marathon festival and On have a rich history of providing exceptional experiences to runners. On, a Swiss-based performance running brand was founded in 2010, and has quickly become one of the most innovative and sought-after brands in the running community.
The Brisbane Marathon Festival, has steadily grown to be one of the premiere running festivals on the Australian running calendar since its inception in 1992. The festival has grown to become one of the largest running events in the country, attracting thousands of runners from around the world to the beautiful city of Brisbane. With a range of events, including the 42.2km marathon, 21.1km half-marathon, 10km and 5km events, the festival caters to runners of all abilities.
Jason Crowther, Brisbane Marathon Event Director said of the partnership, ‘This partnership between On and the Brisbane Marathon Festival is set to provide runners with a truly unique and exciting experience. With On's premium products and the Brisbane Marathon Festival's world-class event, runners can look forward to pushing their limits and achieving their personal best in 2023 while running On clouds.’
Luke Bell, On Oceania’s Sports Marketing Specialist commented. ‘Whether you are a seasoned runner or new to the sport, this partnership promises to deliver an unforgettable experience that will have you coming back year after year. We are excited to announce that as part of the partnership between On and the Brisbane Marathon Festival, there will be a special event collaboration on the Friday evening of the festival. This exclusive event is set to be a night to remember, with a range of activities and experiences designed specifically for runners and their families. Whether you are looking to test out On's latest products, meet other runners, or just enjoy a fun evening with friends and family, this is an event not to be missed!’
Details of the special event will be revealed in the coming months, so stay tuned and keep an eye out for updates.
The results for the 2022 Brisbane Marathon Festival are now available - click here to access
In our 30th year we've given our valued partners and every runner a reason to celebrate with us - the Brisbane Marathon Festival is on track to attract 8000 participants with the unveiling of the new two lap Marathon course.
The Brisbane City Botanic Gardens will act as the main precinct and will accommodate the expo village, the start and finish line areas as well as registration.
A scenic two-lap course for the marathon, the course will take in the best that Brisbane has to offer from the City Centre, across the full closure of the Story Bridge, Kangaroo Point Cliffs and New Farm. The event hub will become a hive of activity hosting running clubs, corporate teams, partners and sponsors. On-course and post-race entertainment at the Botanic Gardens are an integral element of the participant’s overall event experience.
The Brisbane Marathon is supported by the Queensland Government through Tourism and Events Queensland and features on the It’s Live! in Queensland events calendar.
Run the Story Bridge without a car in sight.
Whether you plan on tackling the Brisbane Marathon, Half, 10km, 5km or 2km. Celebrate our 30th year in style on an ALL NEW course taking in the very best of Brisbane City from start to finish.
Lace up, grab a friend and come and help us celebrate 30 years of the Brisbane Marathon Festival.