Monday 19 – Tuesday 27 January 2015

Incorporating the 26th year of the iconic Oz Day 10K.

The Summer Down Under Wheelchair Road Racing Series is the highest profile wheelchair sporting event in Australia. The Series has grown from a road single race to two international competitions, road and track events, and attracts the finest wheelchair athletes from across the globe.


The 2015 GIO Summer Down Under Series will feature the following:

Canberra International Track Meet – 2 evenings of racing at the Australian Institute of Sport Track on Wednesday 21 & Thursday 22 January from 5:30pm. LIVE Race Results can be found here (when racing gets underway on Wednesday and Thursday evening)

Sydney Twilight Track Meet – Twilight racing at Sydney Olympic Park Warm Up Track on Saturday 24 January from 5.00pm. LIVE Race results can be found here  (when racing gets underway on Saturday evening)

Oz Day 10K – Road racing through Sydney’s The Rocks on Australia Day, Monday 26 January from 9.00am The race will be broadcast LIVE on SkyNews and LIVE streamed right here from 8:50am on race day.

For highlights, news and more, follow us on the  WS NSW Facebook page

Event Sponsors

Wheelchair Sports NSW would like to thank GIO for their ongoing major sponsorship as the Summer Down Under Series.


Wheelchair Sports NSW would also like to thank the following support sponsors of the Series.

DSR-waratah  Invacare     TheRocks_BadgeLogo SOPA Contact-&-Clarendon


2015 Event Information here

2015 Prize Money Breakdown

Online entry






2014 GIO Summer Down Under Track and Road Racing Series


Canberra International Track Meet – Online results of the Canberra Meet can be found here

Sydney Twilight Track Meet – Results – click here

Oz Day 10K – Full results - click here

The race was broadcast live on Sky News and here on our website. Below is a highlights reel of the 2014 GIO Oz Day 10K.

In celebration of “25 Years on the Road” GIO have helped us make a mini documentary about the Race, click here to watch.

There were a range of video’s created in 2014 to celebrate and promote the 2014 GIO Summer Down Under and the 2014 GIO Oz Day 10K, you can check them out and share them, click here

For more information and highlights visit: WS NSW Facebook page


Wheelchair Sports NSW (WS NSW), formed in 1961, is a charitable organisation responsible for the development, promotion and delivery of wheelchair sport in NSW. It all started more than 50 years ago with a few visionary wheelchair members who believed in the power of sport to rehabilitate and integrate.