Categories and Prizes

Dates: 15 – 17 November 2024.

See details on the updated format for 2024 on the homepage.

Entry Categories

The following categories will be recognised as part of the 2024 Run Bibbulmun Track Stage Run

Solo Runners

Individual runners doing the entire 3 day course themselves

  • Under 40yrs Male and Female
  • 40-49yrs Male and Female
  • 50yrs and over Male and Female
  • 60yrs and over Male and Female

Age categories will be determined by your age on the first day of racing.


Daily Presentations

A daily presentation ceremony will be held following each stage, providing a great way to recount the day’s running and meet up with other runners. Daily presentations include:


  • Presentation of the leaders’ yellow number plate sticker to the leading solo male and female in the overall General Classification
  • Acknowledgement of the top 3 solos in each category each day

“That was a dream run; the trails out there are just phenomenal and all I could think about was running that course again!” – Flying V’s, winning relay team 2022

Final Presentations

A final presentation ceremony (overall awards) will be held at the finish line on Day 3 to recognise the following from the past 3 days:


  • Top 3 male and female solo runners in the General Classification
  • Top 3 male and female solo runners in each age category
    • The first place solo (long course) male and female runners receive a free entry to the 2025 Everest 135 race. Details here
    • Have their names engraved on the almighty perpetual trophy!


All solo finishers will receive a medal and glass.

UTMB Qualifying Race And ITRA Points

Runners who complete the Great Southern Stage Run as a solo competitor receive 4 ITRA points and 2 Mountain Points. Finishers receive a UTMB Performance Index in the category of the race. The Performance Index shows a runner’s experience at different distances and can be used to enter the UTMB World Series Events and combined with Running Stones to enter the UTMB Finals.