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Overview

In honour of the late Jackie Fairweather (nee Gallagher), this race promises to be something truly special. Jackie made an amazing contribution to triathlon and sport in general, and this event brings together many wonderful aspects of the Triathlon Australia Hall of Famer’s life. Held over Australia’s most popular triathlon distances, the event includes the Standard, Sprint, Super Sprint and MINIMAN. Jackie’s love, of not only triathlon but also running, will be showcased at the event with an inclusive day for all to be a part of the celebration of an amazing woman.

Jackie Fairweather was one of the world’s premier triathletes and endurance athletes. Jackie’s impact on Triathlon, Athletics, High Performance Sport and people in general was more than just winning a World Title or Commonwealth Games Bronze medal, she truly had a passion to make a difference in peoples lives.

Photos for the event are available here:

Races

Race Name Date
Standard November 24, 2018 More information Register
Sprint Draft Legal (ITU World Qualifier) November 24, 2018 More information Register
Sprint (Non-Draft Legal) November 24, 2018 More information Register
ITU Junior Super Sprint Draft Legal (Elite) November 24, 2018 More information Register
Super Sprint November 24, 2018 More information Register
MINIMAN November 24, 2018 More information Register

Schedule

November 24, 2018

OpensEventLocation
6.00am - 1.30pmLifestyle ExpoRond Terrace, Parkes
6.00am - 7.00amRegistration/Transition - Sprint Draft LegalRegistration Marquee - Rond Terrace, Parkes
7.15amRace Briefing - Sprint Draft Legal (ALL WAVES)Transition Area, Rond Terrace, Parkes
7.30amRACE START - SPRINT Draft Legal (Open - Males)Rond Terrace, Parkes
7.30am - 8.30amRegistration/Transition - Standard Distance TriathlonRegistration Marquee, Rond Terrace, Parkes
7.35amRACE START - SPRINT Draft Legal (Open - Females)Rond Terrace, Parkes
7.40amRACE START - SPRINT Draft Legal (Males)Rond Terrace, Parkes
7.45amRACE START - SPRINT Draft Legal (Females)Rond Terrace, Parkes
8.45amRace Briefing - Standard Distance TriathlonRegistration Marquee, Rond Terrace, Parkes
9.00amRACE START - STANDARD (1.5 / 40 / 10)Rond Terrace, Parkes
9.00am - 10.00amRegistration/Transition - Sprint Non Draft LegalRegistration Marquee, Rond Terrace, Parkes
10.00am - 11.00amRegistration/Transition Opens - Super Sprint Draft/Non Draft LegalTransition Area, Rond Terrace, Parkes
10.15amRace Briefing - Sprint Non Draft Legal Transition Area, Rond Terrace, Parkes
10.30amRACE START - SPRINT Non Draft LegalRond Terrace, Parkes
11.15amRace Briefing - Super Sprint Draft/Non Draft LegalTransition Area, Rond Terrace, Parkes
11.15am - 12.00pmRegistration/Transition - MINIMAN 10-11yrsRegistration Marquee, Rond Terrace, Parkes
11.15am - 12.30pmRegistration/Transition - MINIMAN 7-9yrsRegistration Marquee, Rond Terrace, Parkes
11.30amRACE START - SUPER SPRINT Draft Legal (Youth A+B Males)Rond Terrace, Parkes
11.35amRACE START - SUPER SPRINT Draft Legal (Youth A+B Females)Rond Terrace, Parkes
11.45amRACE START - SUPER SPRINT Non Draft LegalRond Terrace, Parkes
12.15pmRace Briefing - MINIMAN 10-11yrsTransition Area, Rond Terrace, Parkes
12.30pmRACE START - MINIMAN 10-11yrsRond Terrace, Parkes
12.45pmRace Briefing - MINIMAN 7-9yrsTransition Area, Rond Terrace, Parkes
12.55pmRACE START - MINIMAN 7-9yrs Rond Terrace, Parkes
1.15pmPresentation - ALL RACESRond Terrace, Parkes


Partners


NAMING PARTNER

Committed to building a better working world — with increased trust and confidence in business, sustainable growth, development of talent in all its forms, and greater collaboration.


Triathlon ACT is a not for profit organization, created as the peak body for triathlon, duathlon, aquathon and multisport events in the ACT. As one of the 8 states/territories belonging to Triathlon Australia, TACT provides participation, sport development, education and performance programs and events. Become a member at www.triathlon.org.au


Hydration Partner

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Peoplecare is a national, not for profit health fund that has been caring for members since 1953. Peoplecare is a high performing, multi-award winning company with a range of health cover options that have been independently rated amongst the best value in Australia. We’ve also developed a reputation for the highest levels of customer satisfaction.


ROOFING PARTNER

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.  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.


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. 


SUPPORT PARTNER

The Canberra region’s premier motor dealership.  We seek to deliver exceptional service to each of our valued customers.


APPAREL PARTNER

Helping athletes all over the world achieve their goals... sometimes it all starts with the right outfit. Catfish Designs are passionate about designing and creating high quality and sensible priced apparel for athletes.  Custom garments to suit you and your goals.


Recovery Partner

Whole Body Cryotherapy is an ideal treatment because it is Whole Body, Holistic and Non Invasive, with benefits to soft tissue, internal organs, the nervous system & energy meridians.

Parking

Parking is available across the road in the free CIT carpark. Use the underpass to get to event central. 

Check out the parking map here.

Please DO NOT park on the median strips on Parkes Way. We have been notified there will be parking officers around over the event weekend so please be aware if you don’t want a ticket! 

Please ensure you allow sufficient time before your race start to park, walk across, and collect your race pack from Registration, and then rack your bike in the transition area.

Results

YearNameLink
2018All eventsView results
2017All eventsView results

Accommodation

Image result for abode hotels canberraAbode Apartment Hotels

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 EliteTri2018 in promo code area. 

To book your stay, visit Abode Hotels or call 1300 122 633.

Road Closures

On Saturday 24th November 2018, Canberra will host the Jackie Fairweather Memorial Triathlon Festival. The Festival is being organised by Elite Energy Pty Ltd, includes 6 triathlons on the Saturday, running from 6:30am – 2:00pm (approx).

The Event will be centered 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
Road Closures – Transition Area, Bike & Run Courses

  1. The following road closures/restrictions (emergency & official vehicles exempt) are for the safe & timely setup, use and pack up of the transition area, the finish chute, finish arch and crowd control barricades:-
    Closure of the Rond Terrace Park Car Park (emergency & official vehicles exempt) from 10:00am Friday through to 7:00pm Saturday
  2. The following road closures (emergency & official vehicles exempt) are for Saturday, for the safety of competitors and the general public during the running of the triathlons & miniman events:-
    Road Closure (emergency & official vehicles exempt) of Parkes Way Westbound from Kings Avenue through to Caswell Drive from 6:30am – 2:00pm(approx.) Saturday 24th November 2018.

Please contact the Elite Energy office, Mon – Fri with any questions on (02) 4423 7775 or email traffic@eliteenergy.com.au

Elite Energy would like to thank you in advance for your support and patience.

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