Since its inception in 2004, the UQ Sport 1500m Classic has been a regular fixture in the Queensland Athletics calendar, kicking off the track and field season!
The 2018 event, to be held at the UQ Sport Athletics Centre on Thursday 1 November, features a range of 1500m events – including school-age, masters, race walking, and elite-level races.
More than $8,000 in prizes will be up for grabs, with the winners of the showcase Men’s and Women’s 1500m Classic races receiving $1,500 each.
Year-on-year, the 1500m Classic attracts hundreds of competitors from all over Australia, with all races seeded based on performance.
The 2019 event will be advertised closer to the date.