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.
|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|
|6.00am - 1.30pm||Lifestyle Expo||Rond Terrace, Parkes|
|6.00am - 7.00am||Registration/Transition - Sprint Draft Legal||Registration Marquee - Rond Terrace, Parkes|
|7.15am||Race Briefing - Sprint Draft Legal (ALL WAVES)||Transition Area, Rond Terrace, Parkes|
|7.30am||RACE START - SPRINT Draft Legal (Open - Males)||Rond Terrace, Parkes|
|7.30am - 8.30am||Registration/Transition - Standard Distance Triathlon||Registration Marquee, Rond Terrace, Parkes|
|7.35am||RACE START - SPRINT Draft Legal (Open - Females)||Rond Terrace, Parkes|
|7.40am||RACE START - SPRINT Draft Legal (Males)||Rond Terrace, Parkes|
|7.45am||RACE START - SPRINT Draft Legal (Females)||Rond Terrace, Parkes|
|8.45am||Race Briefing - Standard Distance Triathlon||Registration Marquee, Rond Terrace, Parkes|
|9.00am||RACE START - STANDARD (1.5 / 40 / 10)||Rond Terrace, Parkes|
|9.00am - 10.00am||Registration/Transition - Sprint Non Draft Legal||Registration Marquee, Rond Terrace, Parkes|
|10.00am - 11.00am||Registration/Transition Opens - Super Sprint Draft/Non Draft Legal||Transition Area, Rond Terrace, Parkes|
|10.15am||Race Briefing - Sprint Non Draft Legal||Transition Area, Rond Terrace, Parkes|
|10.30am||RACE START - SPRINT Non Draft Legal||Rond Terrace, Parkes|
|11.15am||Race Briefing - Super Sprint Draft/Non Draft Legal||Transition Area, Rond Terrace, Parkes|
|11.15am - 12.00pm||Registration/Transition - MINIMAN 10-11yrs||Registration Marquee, Rond Terrace, Parkes|
|11.15am - 12.30pm||Registration/Transition - MINIMAN 7-9yrs||Registration Marquee, Rond Terrace, Parkes|
|11.30am||RACE START - SUPER SPRINT Draft Legal (Youth A+B Males)||Rond Terrace, Parkes|
|11.35am||RACE START - SUPER SPRINT Draft Legal (Youth A+B Females)||Rond Terrace, Parkes|
|11.45am||RACE START - SUPER SPRINT Non Draft Legal||Rond Terrace, Parkes|
|12.15pm||Race Briefing - MINIMAN 10-11yrs||Transition Area, Rond Terrace, Parkes|
|12.30pm||RACE START - MINIMAN 10-11yrs||Rond Terrace, Parkes|
|12.45pm||Race Briefing - MINIMAN 7-9yrs||Transition Area, Rond Terrace, Parkes|
|12.55pm||RACE START - MINIMAN 7-9yrs||Rond Terrace, Parkes|
|1.15pm||Presentation - ALL RACES||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.
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.
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.
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
Please contact the Elite Energy office, Mon – Fri with any questions on (02) 4423 7775 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Elite Energy would like to thank you in advance for your support and patience.