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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 distance, the Sprint, competitors will compete on a 750m swim, 20km cycle and 5km run. 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.

The event also includes the Super Sprint (Enticer) and Miniman triathlon distances. For Sprint distance competitors, the Draft Legal race is a qualifying event for selection in the Australian Age Group Team at the 2018 ITU Sprint Triathlon World Championships to be held on our very own Gold Coast, Queensland.

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 from last year’s event can be found at geosnapshot.com.au

Races

Race Name Date
Sprint Draft Legal (ITU World Qualifying Race) November 26, 2017 More information Register
ITU Junior Super Sprint Draft Legal November 26, 2017 More information Register
Sprint (Non-Drafting) November 26, 2017 More information Register
Super Sprint (Enticer) November 26, 2017 More information Register
MINIMAN November 26, 2017 More information Register

Schedule

*Schedule subject to change

TimeEventLocation
6.00amLifestyle Expo OpensRond Terrace, Parkes
6.00amRegistration/Transition Opens - Sprint Draft LegalRegistration Marquee - Rond Terrace, Parkes
7.00amRegistration/Transition Closes - 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 (Junior/U23/Elite Males)Rond Terrace, Parkes
7.35amRACE START - SPRINT Draft Legal (Junior/U23/Elite Females)Rond Terrace, Parkes
8.00amRACE START - SPRINT Draft Legal (Age Group Wave 1)Rond Terrace, Parkes
8.05amRACE START - SPRINT Draft Legal (Age Group Wave 2)Rond Terrace, Parkes
8.40amRACE START - SPRINT Draft Legal (Age Group Wave 3)Rond Terrace, Parkes
8.45amRACE START - SPRINT Draft Legal (Age Group Wave 4)Rond Terrace, Parkes
8.45amRegistration/Transition Opens - Sprint Non Draft LegalRegistration Marquee, Rond Terrace, Parkes
9.45amRegistration/Transition Closes - Sprint Non Draft LegalRegistration Marquee, Rond Terrace, Parkes
10.00amRace Briefing - Sprint Non Draft LegalTransition Area, Rond Terrace, Parkes
10.00amRegistration/Transition Opens - Super Sprint Draft/Non Draft LegalRegistration Marquee, Rond Terrace, Parkes
10.15amRACE START - SPRINT Non Draft Legal (Age Group 3-4 waves)Rond Terrace, Parkes
11.00amRegistration/Transition Closes - Super Sprint Draft/Non Draft LegalRegistration Marquee, Rond Terrace, Parkes
11.15amRace Briefing - Super Sprint Draft/Non Draft LegalTransition Area, Rond Terrace, Parkes
11.15amRegistration/Transition Opens - Miniman ALL AGESRegistration 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
12.00pmRegistration/Transition Closes - Miniman 10-11yrsRegistration Marquee, Rond Terrace, Parkes
12.15pmRace Briefing - Miniman A10-11yrsTransition Area, Rond Terrace, Parkes
12.30pmRACE START - Miniman 10-11yrs (150/5/1)Rond Terrace, Parkes
12.30pmRegistration/Transition Closes - Miniman 7-9yrsRegistration Marquee, Rond Terrace, Parkes
12.45pmRace Briefing - Miniman 7-9yrsTransition Area, Rond Terrace, Parkes
12.55pmRACE START - Miniman 7-9yrs (50/2.5/500)Rond Terrace, Parkes
1.15pmPresentation - ALL RACESRond Terrace, Parkes
1.30pmLifestyle Expo ClosesRond Terrace, Parkes

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