Get ready to race in the Nation’s capital as Elite Energy deliver the Proximity Canberra Triathlon Festival. This year’s Standard distance triathlon is an Age Group ITU World Championship Qualifying Race. Your finishing position will determine the number of selection points that you receive giving you points to represent Australia in 2019.
PLEASE NOTE THAT DUE TO BLUE GREEN ALGAE LAKE BURLEY GRIFFIN HAS BEEN CLOSED TO SWIMMERS. AS SUCH PROXIMITY CANBERRA TRIATHLON FESTIVAL WILL TAKE ON THE FORMAT OF A RUN-RIDE-RUN
Promising a huge day of racing with several events to choose from, this is the perfect chance to either tackle a tri for the first time or get out and race your favourite distance.
The event will consist of our most popular distances – the Standard, Sprint, Super – along with the Corporate and Community race category which is Canberra’s achievable triathlon for participants from all walks of life.
An awesome new feature of the 2019 festival is the fantastic Obstacool – the coolest obstacle course for kids!
|Standard (ITU World Qualifying Race)||February 9, 2019||More information||Register|
|Sprint||February 9, 2019||More information||Register|
|Super Sprint||February 9, 2019||More information||Register|
|Corporate & Community Triathlon||February 9, 2019||More information||Register|
|Super Sprint DRYathlon||February 9, 2019||More information||Register|
|6.30am||12.30pm||Lifestyle Expo||Expo Marquee - Rond Terrace, Parkes|
|6.00am||7.30am||Standard Registration & Transition||Registration Marquee - Rond Terrace, Parkes|
|7.45am||Standard Race Briefing||Transition Area - Rond Terrace, Parkes|
|8.00am||RACE START - Standard||Rond Terrace, Parkes|
|8.30am||9.30am||Sprint Registration & Transition||Registration Marquee - Rond Terrace, Parkes|
|9.45am||Sprint Race Briefing||Transition Area - Rond Terrace, Parkes|
|10.00am||RACE START - Sprint||Rond Terrace, Parkes|
|10.00am||11.00am||Super Sprint / Corporate/ DRYathlon Registration & Transition||Registration Marquee - Rond Terrace, Parkes|
|11.15am||Super Sprint / Corporate/ DRYathlon Race Briefing||Transition Area - Rond Terrace, Parkes|
|11.30am||RACE START - Super Sprint / Corporate/ DRYathlon||Rond Terrace, Parkes|
|12.30pm||Presentation||Rond Terrace, Parkes|
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Abode Hotels offer stylishly appointed, apartment-style accommodation in key locations across Canberra. All hotels are pet and bike friendly, with flexible room types allowing for in-room bike storage. Participants receive a 7% discount when booking directly with the hotel. See the Accommodation tab for more information.
We hope you are getting excited for the Sprint Distance Qualifier at the Forster Ultimate Triathlon Festival and Jackie Fairweather Triathlon in Canberra, and the Standard Distance Qualifier at the Tri the Gong Triathlon Festival and triCanberra! This event holds valuable qualification points for the 2019 Age Group World Championships! You can race for points towards selection onto TEAM AUSTRALIA for the WORLD TRIATHLON CHAMPIONSHIPS!
Abode Hotels offer stylishly appointed, apartment-style accommodation in key locations across Canberra. All hotels are pet and bike friendly, with flexible room types allowing for in-room bike storage. Participants receive a 7% discount when booking directly with the hotel. Simply call and mention Elite Energy, or book online with code EliteTri2019 in promo code area.
To book your stay, visit Abode Hotels or call 1300 122 633.
Canberra Triathlon Festival, Saturday, 9th February 2019
CHANGED TRAFFIC CONDITIONS
On Saturday, 9th February 2019, Canberra will host the Canberra Triathlon Festival. The Festival is being organised by Elite Energy Pty Ltd, includes six (6) triathlons on the Saturday, running from 6:30am – 2:00pm (approx).
The Event will be centred at the Rond Terrace, Parkes Way. The Course Bike leg will use Parkes Way. The Run leg will use R G Menzies Walk.
Road Closures and Restrictions – Transition Area, Bike & Run Courses
Please contact the Elite Energy office, Mon – Fri with any questions on (02) 4423 7775 or email email@example.com.
Elite Energy would like to thank you in advance for your support and patience.