CELEBRATE WORLD MS DAY WITH US AT THE
2021 MS WALK RUN + ROLL VIC
We are very excited to bring you the MS Walk Run + Roll again in 2021!
In recognition of our wonderful MS Community who come and either Walk, Run or Roll. Enjoy a scenic course with views of the Melbourne city skyline, and some local wildlife. Celebrate the diversity of our fantastic participants, designed to allow everyone to take part, regardless of their mobility.
The 2021 MS Walk Run + Roll VIC is taking place on Sunday 30 May 2021 on World MS Day! A perfect opportunity to come together and celebrate.
The event is being held at Palms Lawn, Albert Park Lake, VIC 3206. Choose between a 5km and 10km distance.
Can't take part in person? Why not join us VIRTUALLY. Move with us anywhere in VIC on Sunday 30 May 2021. Let's move together so nobody has to face MS alone.
SUNDAY 30 MAY 2021
5KM AND 10KM
WALK, RUN OR ROLL
WALK OR ROLL
FREE ENTRY FOR PEOPLE WITH MS AND CHILDREN 4 YEARS AND UNDER, BY CALLING 1300 733 690.
In the instance COVID-19 restrictions require the event to be cancelled, participants will be offered three options regarding their paid registration fee.
Refunds refer to registration fees only. All donations received prior to the cancellation are non-refundable. Please refer to the Event Terms and Conditions for more information
The 2021 MS Walk Run + Roll is a COVID safe event. COVID-19 Statement
Your official run time will be available after the event, so you can keep track of your PB!
Dogs on leads are welcome to join you on the walk, but not on the run.
Albert Road, South Melbourne
LAKESIDE CAR PARK
Aughtie Drive, Albert Park Lake
Near Lakeside Stadium
The course is fully accessible to wheelchairs, mobility scooters and prams. Wheelchair accessible toilets are available at the Event Village (Palms Lawn), Rest Site 1 (Aughtie Walk) and Rest Site 2 (Lord Somers Camp & Powerhouse).
FOOD AND DRINKS
Coffee and a range of food options will be available at the start/finish site. Water is available at the start & finish event village as well as at each rest stop.
Each participant pledges to raise $100 to help Fight MS!
As an MS Hero, your outstanding fundraising efforts will be recognised and rewarded.
Access to a supportive Online Community. Join the MS Walk Run + Roll Facebook Group
Medals awarded to the fastest runners in different categories.
Collect your sustainable MS Walk Run + Roll Finisher Medal as your cross the finish line!
Help us make the MS Walk Run + Roll a sustainable event by leaving the car at home and choosing public transport to get to and from the event.
Tram No. 112 (West Preston – St Kilda)
Travels along Clarendon St and Albert Road. Get off at Albert Road and take a short stroll over to the Event Village.
Tram No. 96 (East Brunswick – St Kilda Beach)
Travels along Canterbury Road. Get off at MSAC and walk about 5 minutes over to the Event Village.
The 2021 MS Walk Run + Roll VIC sets off from Palms Lawn, Albert Park Lake.
Enjoy a scenic course with views of the Melbourne city skyline as you get moving for MS. There will be food, music and entertainment available at the event village for the whole family!
Both the 5km and 10km courses are wheelchair and stroller friendly.
DIFFERENCE YOU MAKE
The funds that you raise ensure that people living with multiple sclerosis get the vital support they need to meet their goals and live well, and ensure that no one has to face MS alone.
times last year, people reached out to our helpline MS Connect and were met with a caring person to listen and help them
people received specialised advice from the MS Nurse Advisor and Social Work Advisor Service last year
people registered for an MS Education and Wellbeing webinar in the past year to better understand multiple sclerosis
people joined the MS Peer Support Program throughout the last year to connect with others living with multiple sclerosis
“The information and support we received through MS Connect was absolutely invaluable, and we couldn’t be more thankful.”
Mr & Mrs Smith, parents of April, diagnosed 2017
“I can’t explain how much this has changed my life. I have my confidence back and a sense of control. I can hang out with my friends again.”
Jackie, 36, living with MS.
“Attending the MS Gym on a regular basis has allowed me to meet others in a similar position to myself and to discuss helpful aspects of this disease, while having a laugh. While attending the MS Gym I am assured that I am able to use the correct equipment and receive advice suitable to my needs.”
Gai, diagnosed 1999.
“It was really good to get some detail and clarify about the subject from an expert.”
Terri, diagnosed in October 2014.