Athletics Victoria is pleased to present the 57th edition of Zatopek:10 2017.

A celebration of Athletics featuring the Australian 10,000m Championships and the Victorian State Championships supported by our friends at Little Athletics Victoria and Athletics Australia.

Event Information

Date: Thursday 14th December 2017
Venue: Lakeside Stadium, Albert Park

Entries will be made available in due course.

Event Coverage:
Will be confirmed prior to the Event. Live results will be available via www.athsvic.org.au/liveresults. Follow us on social media – @athsvic via Twitter, Facebook and Instagram for up-to-date information.

Athlete Information

All entries must be completed online before the closing deadline. Please note that your entry does not guarantee automatic selection into the event and athletes will be informed of their selection following the closing date.


Prize Money


Athlete and Coaches Information

Transport Information

It is easy to travel to the 2017 Zatopek:10 across Melbourne’s public transport system:

Yarra Trams:
Route 96: St Kilda Beach to East Brunswick – 2-8 per hour (Every Day)
Route 12: Victoria Gardens to St Kilda – 5-6 per hour (Every Day)

Those traveling by Metro Train services are best to connect to the Yarra Tram Services via Southern Cross Station.

For more up-to-date information on travel times and services head to: http://www.yarratrams.com.au

For connecting train information please visit http://ptv.vic.gov.au


Limited parking is available at Lakeside Stadium so we recommend public transport for spectators.

  • Parking is subject to availability
  • Please follow directions given by traffic controllers if on duty
  • Lakeside car park is Pay-and-Display.
  • You must purchase and display a prepaid valid ticket from a ticket machine
  • Parking along Albert Rd is Pay-and-Display. You must purchase and display a prepaid valid ticket from a ticket machine.
  • Please see recommended park spots around Lakeside Stadium here – Lakeside Stadium Parking Map
  • For information on parking around Albert Park check out – http://au.parkopedia.com/free/albert_park/parking/