Australia's Biggest Vertical Race - Eureka Climb
Date of Record: 2008
Eureka Climb is Australia's Biggest vertical race. It's the biggest in terms of height and stairs to climb. Eureka Climb began in 2008 as a charity fundraising event for Interplast and Whitelion and has been a growing annual event in Melbourne ever since. Participants walk (un-timed) or race (timed) up 88 floors or 1642 stairs to the Eureka Skydeck of Eureka Tower in Southbank, Melbourne.
Eureka Skydeck is the highest public vantage point in the Southern Hemisphere.