XOSIZE Events is excited to announce the return of Formula 1 Triathlon (TRIF1) racing in Australia. Where it all started back in the 90’s. With many of the triathlon legends like Greg Welch, Chris McCormack, Greg Bennett, Brad Bevan, Mile Stewart and Craig Alexander started their careers in do or die racing that was televised nationally.
TRIF1 will bring to triathlon what XGames has brought to Snow, BMX and Skating a great entertainment package for everyone.
(Click here to see some video’s of the old F1 Triathlon series)
The format’sÂ open to both Age Groupers and Elite/ITUÂ athletes to race in thisÂ format. Each venue has been handpickedÂ toÂ create theÂ very bestÂ entertainment package for bothÂ the athlete andÂ spectator, with access to some fast andÂ furiousÂ racing never seenÂ before inÂ Australia and Asia.
Each venue will haveÂ 2 heats and a final for all competitors.Â Distances will vary depending on venue, but will generallyÂ consist ofÂ 200m swim 10km cycle and 2km run.
The Elite Cup will see the world’s best athletes competing over selected venues for substantial prize money and will compete on teams similar to the style of racing in Europe.
DATES/VENUES that have been confirmed
Penrith, NSW 6/10/14
Champions Lakes, WA 25/10/15
Coolum Beach, Qld, 8/11/14
Phillip Island, Vic 3/1/15
Rottnest Island, WA 8/2/15
Cronulla Beach, NSW 28/3/15
Kawana Waters, QLD 25/4/15
We are still finalising some venues including the Glenelg SA, Gold Coast Qld, Launceston Tas. and a second venue in Victoria.
Visit www.trif1.com for further details.
Phillip Island Multisport Weekend
2-4 January 2015
For the very first time, we are offering a unique event in multisport racing in Australia â€“ the location is the iconic Phillip Island Racetrack!
Athletes will have the chance to race on one of the fastest motorsports circuits in the world. Â There is an event for everyone from the triathlete, swimmer, cyclist and runner and from ages 5 – 99 and for all abilities. This will be a must do weekend event for the entire family.Along with some great racing you also be able to set up camp on track with family and friends and nightly entertainment.
The weekend will consist of a round of the new TRIF1 racing plus King/Queen of the Island.
King or Queen of the Island
This is the Ultimate Triathlon Challenge with each age grouper or professional athlete having the option to compete in a triathlon event each day over a 3 day festival and to become the ultimate triathlete. With the overall winner based on the greatest amount of points scored over the 3 races.
About XOSIZE Events
XOSIZE group of companies is now been involved in all sides of multisport for over 10 years, including event management, retail and distribution, coaching, competing, and sponsorship.
“We have conducted extensive research and determined what we think the multisport athlete in the future is looking for including new locations, new experiences for the athlete and their families and reintroducing old race formats but in a more exciting way. The triathlon community has been wishing the formula 1 type racing would make a comeback and now it hasâ€ said Scott Hollow, Director XOSIZE Events.
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