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Xceler8 Gym triwagga Triathlon & Multisport Festival – 26th & 27th November 2011

The team at Elite Energy are taking the NSW triseries & ULTIMATE triathlon juggernaut to the thriving and picturesque location of NSW largest inland City Wagga Wagga. Triathlon NSW has also announced that the Wagga Wagga ULTIMATE race will be the only NSW long course selection race for the world championships in Madrid, Spain in 2012.

ULTIMATE Triathlon Forster Debuts this Weekend

The Ultimate Triathlon in Forster sees an inaugural start field of over 500 triathletes. This is a very solid start to this new series but with the crew from Elite Energy behind it and the atmosphere we are all used to at Huskisson Long Course it is inevitable that a large number of athletes would take up this new challenge. All up there will be around 800 entrants racing over all the distances this weekend.

URBAN 2.80.20 Long Course Triathlon Geelong 2012

Australia has gone from having a small handful of long course triathlon in recent times to now having more than enough to fill the seasons calendar following the announcement today by USM Events of the URBAN 2.80.20 triathlon to be held in Geelong in February 2012. The organisers also announced a prize pool of $12,000 which will attract a solid field of local pros. One thing surely to annoy Victorian triathletes is that this new event is on the same weekend as Falls Creek 2/80/20 long course triathlon.

New Ultimate Triathlon to Debut in October 2011 at Forster

This new event will be launched at the birth place of Ironman Australia (Forster) in October 2011, with Batemans Bay to follow and other locations interstate to be announced at a later date. Distances for ULTIMATE TRIATHLON will be a 2k swim, 120km bike and a 20km run. This event will be a step up for longer distances athletes and with a shorter run (20km) will enable athletes to recover and race or train within a few weeks.