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Podiatrist Perth

Podiatrist Perth is offering Chevron City to Surf for Activ participants a free Enhanced Biometric Assessment valued at $90! Podiatrist Perth’s Enhanced Biomechanical Assessments (EBAs) are designed to uncover any movement dysfunctions that can [...]

What’s On This Weekend!

Free Family Funday At Floreat Forum If you’re taking part in this year’s 4KM event, get the crew together and head to Floreat Forum for your post-race celebrations in The Outdoor Forum! Experience FREE family friendly entertainment, enjoy a bite to [...]

Meet Your Pacers

Half Marathon Pacers Half Marathon Pacers will be recognised by Green Balloons and running at the target times of 1.30, 1.45, 2.00, 2.15 and 2.30. Justin Kelly Distance: Half Marathon Time: 1 Hour 30 Minutes Why or how did you get into running? As a child [...]

The Final Countdown

There’s no doubt that your preparation for Chevron City to Surf for Activ has probably experienced a few ups and downs, but race day is just around the corner – it’s time to lace up and prepare as best you can! As we enter the final week this is the [...]

Race Day Nutrition Tips

You’re on the home stretch to Perth’s most iconic fun run, how exciting! You’ve put in hours of training in preparation for race day but how do you make sure you perform your best? You wouldn’t want a stitch or a cramp to ruin all your [...]

ANZ Bank Joins the Team

Chevron City to Surf for Activ is excited to announce Australia and New Zealand Banking Group (ANZ Bank) as our Official Community Partner for 2019. At Chevron City to Surf for Activ we value our opportunity to engage with the WA community and ANZ Bank [...]

45 Years & Counting

Meet These City to Surf Legends We’re celebrating 45 years of Chevron City to Surf for Activ this year and recently met up with these legends to hear their stories, highlights and top tips for taking part in the CTS. Legend Runners, Bob & Phil have [...]

180 Strides Per Minute

Have you ever thought about how many strides you take per minute while running? For most of us this is probably the last thing we’re thinking about – running can be difficult enough without having to count steps at the same time! Over the last 30-40 years [...]

We Pace, You Race!

Chevron City to Surf for Activ Pacers will be returning in 2019 with Pacer groups available in the Half and Full Marathon events. Our Pacers are presented by Perth Run Collective & Lululemon AUSNZ along with runners from Perth Urban Runners and the [...]

Speed Training for Every Runner

Think back to summer term at school when sports day was approaching and everybody was fighting for the chance to take part. More often than not you and your class mates all wanted to be in one of the sprint races – the battle was on to find the [...]

Damian Martin to lead the 4KM

Damian Martin is a familiar face for those of you who have followed the Chevron City to Surf for Activ for a few years. Described as the NBL’s greatest ever defender, Damian is the captain of the Perth Wildcats, an Olympian, a devoted husband and father, [...]

Tips from 2018’s Top Team Fun-Raisers

Did you know that when you participate in the Chevron City to Surf for Activ you can raise money at the same time for your favourite charity through the Everyday Hero Platform? It’s easy to do, just create a fundraising page when you sign up to enter. [...]

The Case for Fun-Raising for Activ

We are Activ, and we believe in you. We believe you can run whichever distance you set your heart on for the upcoming Chevron City to Surf for Activ. And we hope you believe in us too, which is why we’d love you to fun-raise for us in the lead up to the [...]