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Walking Challenge

In 2016, Madeline Tynan launched the Michael Tynan Memorial Challenge and raised over $500,000 for the St George and Sutherland Medical Research Foundation.

The Michael Tynan Memorial Challenge for medical research will take place again this year on October 20 2018.

This year the Michael Tynan Memorial Challenge will be a one day event, endeavouring to journey from Wollongong to Sydney to help raise much needed funds for medical research. 

The event will conclude with a celebratory party for all participants. 


Standard Entry |$250 Per Person

Entry fee will include:

  • 1 x Challenge party ticket (valued at $100 per person)
  • 1 x Shirt
  • 1 x Hat

Breakfast and lunch will also be provided.

If you would like to register for the walk only (excluding celebration) please contact us via email: info@michaeltynanchallenge.com


If a participant raises over $1,000, they will receive an additional dinner ticket (valued at $100).

There will be prizes for those who raise the most funds.

Training Days

There will be a number of training days conducted before the event that will start at Bundeena at 8am and journey through the Royal National Park, the walk will conclude at noon with lunch provided.  Further details will be advised closer to the dates. The dates are as follows:

  • Sunday 23rd September

Further training days to be announced. 

2018 Michael Tynan Memorial Challenge Schedule

All day parking is available at the back corner of Cronulla Sharks Leagues Club.