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Monday, 16 February 2015


Entries close 11 pm TONIGHT Wednesday February 25!


The DANDY DUO is a sprint distance adventure race involving running and mountain biking legs with an element of navigation. You can take the race at whatever pace you like – as hard or as easy as you want. We want everyone to be able to have a go, challenge themselves, but above all, have fun!

The event is for all ages and abilities, male or female, solo competitors, pairs (two competitors complete the entire course together) and relay team (one person does the running, the other does the bike ride).

The 2015 event will be on Sunday March 1 at Emerald Lake Park, Lake Road, Emerald, starting at 10am.

Entry includes three full colour maps, challenging courses in the spectacular Dandenongs, free coaching, electronic timing, park entry and parking, refreshments and prizes.

Entries are now open!  Enter here

Information flyer and entry instructions- please read before entering.


Two course lengths to choose from. 
Approximate distances are:
Long:  Run 5km,  Ride 18km,  Run 3km
Short: Run 3km,  Ride 9km,  Run 2km    

NEWS FLASH - Selfie contest!  Take a Safe Selfie (ie no hands free riding) at the DuO, shrink it to less than 200 kb and email it to  The most creative selfie will feature as the lead photo on the OV Facebook page.

JUNIOR FUNDRAISER - the DROC jam fairies have been at work again, and we'll be selling srumptious home made jam (from local berries) and relishes.

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MTBO Event info is now HERE

MTBO Results are now HERE

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