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Plan your journey in advance

We’ve made it easy to travel to and from the big day – here’s everything you need to know… As thousands of Perth locals’ lace up their running shoes in the lead up to the annual Chevron City to Surf for Activ fun-run, it is important to play your journey [...]

Matt Vapor: From 199 to 99 Kilos

How the Chevron City to Surf for Activ is helping Matt get from 199 to 99 kilograms Perth local, Matt Vapor is an inspiring man on a mission, vowing to get from 199 kilograms to 99 kilograms. Already over half way through his journey (currently at 130 [...]

Karratha sees a record turnout!

The Pilbara rally in record numbers for the 2018 Chevron City to Surf for Activ The Pilbara sun shone bright for locals and regional running enthusiasts who took part in the annual Karratha Chevron City to Surf for Activ fun-run on Sunday. Despite [...]

We’re coming for you Karratha!

The 2018 Chevron City to Surf for Activ set to excite the Pilbara Geraldton locals got active last Sunday to raise funds for charity at the sixth annual Chevron City to Surf for Activ. The Chevron City to Surf for Activ hits its final regional target of [...]

4 Minutes with Damian Martin

Damian Martin speaks to REDFM about his excitement for the Chevron City to Surf for Activ Perth Wild Cats Captain and Chevron City to Surf for Activ Ambassador, Damian Martin, chats to REDFM about why the Chevron City to Surf for Activ is such an [...]

Geraldton – are you ready?

The 2018 Chevron City to Surf for Activ heads to the north-west coast The annual Chevron City to Surf for Activ returns to Geraldton’s foreshore this Sunday. WA’s only charity fun run produced by the community for the community raises vital funds for [...]

Win an Altra Shoes ultra-giveaway!

Win a year’s supply of shoes Imagine if your footwear was given to you FREE for a whole year! Running Warehouse Australia has teamed up with Chevron City to Surf for Activ to bring you the ultimate giveaway – 1 Year’s* Supply of Altra Shoes! Are you [...]

Busselton has been run and won!

Busselton walks, runs, rolls and smiles all the way to the finish line Widely heralded as the most popular run in the region, South West locals and competitive visiting athletes faced strong winds to break records, raise funds for charity and share in the [...]

Nine take a look at 44 years of History

Paddy Sweeney Shows Why Chevron City to Surf for Activ is WA’s Most Iconic Event Last night, Nine’s Paddy Sweeney took a look at the history behind WA’s most iconic community event in a half hour special, dedicated to the success and the moments that make [...]

Jetty, Set, Go – Busselton

The annual Chevron City to Surf for Activ, the South West’s favourite fun run returns to Busselton this weekend. The fun run raises money for the Activ Foundation which finds employment and housing for people living with a disability.

Albany Flocks to the Finish Line

Crossing the finish line for the sixth year, Albany’s 2018 Chevron City to Surf for Activ has been run and won, with Eclipse Fitness Triathlete of the Year, Kurt Wesley (21) taking out first place in a time of 40 minutes, 30 seconds over 12km.

Step into Life training giveaway

We believe in you, and so does Step into Life! - Step into Life our official training partner want to help you smash your fitness and running goals in time for this years’ Chevron City to Surf for Activ, held on Sunday 26 August. In the lead up to the [...]

Fun Facts since 1975

A staggering 648,659 people have run, walked or rolled in the event since it began in 1975. Two plucky men have run the 12km every year for 43 years and one equally plucky woman has run it the last 41 years. Yep, they’ll all be back for 2018! [...]

Be Active for Activ

The Chevron City to Surf for Activ turns 44 this year and is WA’s oldest and most loved community fun run. It’s also Activ’s largest annual fundraising event and every cent goes directly to providing valuable programs and services for thousands of people [...]

Flashback Friday

We’ve dug through the archives to find a photo from one of our first events in 1980. Tiny shorts were all the fashion back then and we’ve even spotted a headband! If you know anyone in this photo or from the early days, drop us a line at [...]

The sun’s shining on Perth

If ever there was a time on a winter’s day in August for the sun to shine, it’s at the Chevron City to Surf for Activ. Here’s proof that a costume is enough to brighten anyone’s day. Post your fancy dress photos from past events to Facebook and Instagram [...]

Meet our Ambassador, Damian Martin

We’ve long been supported by Olympians including Cathy Freeman, Steve Moneghetti and Rob De Castella and in 2016 another Olympian took the honours in Damian Martin.  The Commonwealth Games gold medallist and Perth Wildcats legend is Ambassador for the [...]