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Overview

The “Big Husky” Triathlon Festival has grown to become one of Australia’s most loved of the ‘Long Course’ events.  2018 marks 13 years of Big Husky excitement!

Along with the Ultimate Distance race, we have a packed Huskisson triathlon program that includes Sprint & Enticer distance triathlons, Ocean Swim, Fun Runs, MINIMAN kids’ triathlon and our massive Health & Lifestyle Expo.

Huskisson is a spectacular spot to race and holiday with great local cafes and restaurants, a range of accommodation from camping, cabins, motels, the famous Husky Pub through to beach front homes.

 

Races

Race Name Date
Ocean Swim February 16, 2018 More information
Sprint February 17, 2018 More information
Enticer February 17, 2018 More information
MINIMAN February 17, 2018 More information
Fun Runs February 17, 2018 More information
Husky Long Course – Ultimate Triathlon Championship February 18, 2018 More information

Partners


NAMING RIGHTS SPONSOR

Renowned for comfort, quality, innovation and technology, Pearl Izumi was founded in the 1950's and is now the leading manufacturer of Cycling & Run apparel in the United States. Whether it's Road, MTB or Triathlon, Pearl Izumi have all bases covered!


LOCAL COUNCIL

Experience the unspoilt #Shoalhaven – a foodie, nature and adventure lover’s paradise. Just 2 hours from Sydney.


Proudly part of Shoalhaven City Council

Shoalhaven Water manages the collection, treatment and distribution of water in the Shoalhaven City.  We also collect, treat and dispose of wastewater safely back into the environment.


Partnering with Elite Energy for this Iconic event to encourage tourism across NSW


OFFICAL SPONSOR - BIKE COMPONENTS

Shimano’s goal in life and business is to help people get closer to nature through the cycling activities they enjoy most. Providers of premium bicycle componentry and partnering with our events providing mechanical support


Zoggs- Swim Leg Naming Rights Swim leg naming rights for our iconic Husky Long Course Triathlon. Check out Zoggs full range of swim gear including goggles, swimsuits, training aids and much more to to help you race faster!


WHEEL PARTNER FOR ULTIMATE EVENTS

Xtreme Carbon Wheels feature innovative and unique hub and axle design in their wheels, reducing drag in the frontal area making Xtreme Carbon Wheels faster than anything ridden before. To back these claims Xtreme Carbon Wheels use the highest quality aerospace materials along with advanced manufacturing techniques focussing on three performance areas:  Increased aerodynamic performance by decreasing the aerodynamic drag, the maximization of angular momentum and straight line performance.


BaiMed Physiotherapy & Sports Injury Clinic provides exceptional patient focused care in a friendly environment whilst maintaining the highest quality of professional integrity and standards. With five Physiotherapy Clinic’s and a Performance Centre located throughout the South Coast and Illawarra, and also physiotherapy provider to the Illawarra Hawks and the Illawarra Steelers, our staff ensure all members of the community are able to access the same level of expertise and care as professional athletes.


ROOFING PARTNER

Kiteley’s, was founded on the core principles of customer-focused service, excellence in workmanship and the supply of quality Australian-made LYSAGHT® steel building products made from colorbond® steel, designed to enhance the look and style of every home. For your complete peace of mind this is backed by full product and installation warranties and quality assurance guarantees from Kiteley’s, Lysaght and BlueScope Steel. Our enviable reputation has been built on providing high-quality products, guaranteed quality installation, competitive pricing, expertise for all project sizes and service throughout NSW and the ACT.


Nutrition Partner/Series Sponsor

At Endura we know it takes a lot of work to be the best and we know the fuel you feed your body can make or break your performance. Endura is committed to excellence. Endura Rehydration will be available at Elite Energy events to fuel your performance.


LOCAL SPONSOR

Supporting the local community. We like to focus on activities that improve the health and wellbeing of Australian children. We contribute to sporting events and organisations that develop kids’ sports skills and provide opportunities for them to play.


Junior Series Sponsor

Started by two triathlete families when their competitive kids wanted good quality performance triathlon gear. Now providers of junior and adult performance sportswear. Check out their range online or at many of the Elite Energy event expo’s.


Series Sponsor

Train at over 3500m! Altitude is a state-of-the-art Simulated Altitude Training facility bringing elite sports training technology to the benefit of everyday aspiring Australians.


The free magazine packed full of all your triathlon and sporting questions, information, events schedules and more. Remember to pick up your free copy now!


Take the hassle out of bike transportation. No more taking your bike apart and struggling with it to the airport. Tribike pick up from your local bike shop or your home and deliver direct to transition on race site. Hassle Free!

Getting there

Directions from Sydney – Approximately 2.5 – 3 hours.

  • Take the Princes Highway past Wollongong to Nowra.
  • 14.5 km south of the Nowra Bridge, take the Jervis Bay turnoff on your left onto Jervis bay Road.
  • Drive for 7.5km and take the Huskisson turnoff on your left onto Huskisson Road.
  • Continue onto Tomerong Street
  • Take a slight right onto Sydney Street
  • Take the second left onto Owen Street, make your way to the roundabout and you’ll find Huskisson village

Directions from Canberra – Approximately 2.5hours 

Please note there are two options using the ‘back way’ from Canberra. Both include some dirt road and should not be attempted in heavy rains or following storms, due to the flooding of low-level crossings.

  • Option one: This route includes approximately five kilometres of dirt. Travel to Bungendore and then Tarago, continuing to follow signs to Nowra, Nerriga, Oallen and then onto Turpentine Road.
  • Option two: This route has about 30km of dirt. Travel directly to Braidwood, turning left at Braidwood road to Nerriga and then following this road for 40kms. Turn right onto Turpentine Road.
  • From Turpentine Road (both options): Follow the signs to Tomerong and Batemans Bay.
  • Turn right at the Princes Highway, then turn left to St Georges Basin and Tomerong after about two kilometres.
  • After about 200m, turn left to Tomerong.
  • At Tomerong, turn right to Huskisson.
  • Turn left and then right into Huskisson Road.
  • Continue onto Tomerong Street
  • Take a slight right onto Sydney Street
  • Take the second left onto Owen Street and look for the waterfront corner pub

From Batemans Bay

  • From Batemans Bay, take the Princes Highway to Ulladulla and continue north towards Nowra.
  • 3.8 km north of the Bewong rest area, take the Tomerong/Jervis Bay turnoff to your right onto Island Point Rd.
  • Drive straight through all of the roundabouts until you reach the shops at Vincentia, then turn left at that roundabout onto Elizabeth Drive, heading towards Huskisson.
  • Drive over the bridge and take your third right onto Hawken Road.
  • Turn right onto Pine Forest Road.
  • Turn left onto Jervis Bay Road.
  • Drive for 7.5 km and turn left onto Huskisson Road.
  • Continue onto Tomerong Street.
  • Take a slight right onto Sydney Street.
  • Take the second left onto Owen Street.

Accommodation

WANTED: Short-term homestays for professional athletes.

Do you have a spare room in the Jervis Bay area? Get to meet and host professional athletes, email volunteer@eliteenergy.com.au for more details.

Caravan Parks

Luxury Accommodation

Holiday House

Resorts & Motels

Cottages

Jervis Bay Tourism

Huskisson Bayside Motel

Huskisson Beach Motel

Name

quest-nowra

Quest Nowra is set 2 blocks from Princes Highway, this sleek apartment hotel is a 9-minute walk from the Shoalhaven City Arts Centre and 3 km from the Nowra Golf Course.

Quest Nowra is excited to welcome participants in Elite Energy’s events for the 2016-17 season and offer discounted rates for your accommodation.

Quest Nowra features superbly furnished, fully equipped serviced apartment accommodation. Choose from studio, one and two bedroom accommodation.

Book using this link to take advantage of the discounted rates!

 


pleasantwaymotelPleasant Way Motel

Under new management. The team at Pleasant Way Motel are creating facilities to service professional and amateur sporting groups with security sheds and workshop facilities. The indoor heated pool is available for all guests as well as FREE wifi. Pleasant Way also offers BBQ platters offering the freshest local seafood and locally sourced grass fed meats for you to host your group in private at the barbeque area. We are here to service and tailor those special small details that matter to you.

We also offer on arrival a FREE freshly made coffee with a FREE baked good!

 

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