The 2016 Townsville Triathlon Festival is a three-day celebration of lifestyle, fitness and community participation staged along Townsville’s picturesque Strand
Over the three days, the main activities take place in Townsville’s Strand Park, where the high-traffic transition area is located. The swim leg is just off the main Strand beach (Rockpool for the kids and Tri4women), the bike leg takes participants along The Strand and through neighbouring streets, and the run leg is along the beautiful Strand and Rowes Bay pathways. There’s something for everyone – come along and get involved!
1km Ocean Swim
The team triathlon is an event promoting teamwork, a healthy workforce, corporate health and maintaining a work/life balance.
400m Swim / 13.5km Bike / 3.5km Run
Sprint Distance Triathlon is a 750 Swim, 20km Ride and a 5km Run. The minimum age for the Sprint Distance Triathlon is 14 years.
The 1300SMILES Kids TRY Series aims to provide the opportunity for kids to participate in a safe Triathlon.
The1300SMILES Kids TRY Series is open to age Under 7-15 years.
A fast One Mile will see the best of the region ‘dashing’ for the cash prize pool dependant on entries – the more the bigger the prize pool! The Colliers International Elite Mile will start and end at the front of the strand park. There will be a 30 starter cap for each of the male and female Elite Mile, so get in quick!
A ladies only event, held in the rockpool
100m swim / 4km Bike / 1.5k Run
Super Sprint Distance Triathlon is a 400 Swim, 13.5km Ride and a 3.5km Run. The minimum age for the Sprint Distance Triathlon is 14 years.
3 Person Team Relay
Teams can be Male, Female or Mixed
250m Swim/ 7km Bike / 2km Run