NOVEMBER

19: ITU Cross Triathlon World Championships, Lake Crackenback, Snowy Mountains.

20: Triathlon Pink, Western Australia: Triathlon Pink is a triathlon and fun run series featuring multi-distance triathlons (women only) and a family-friendly fun run. A perfect event for beginners, or those wanting to get out, have some fun and raise money for Breast Cancer. This event series is often the first triathlon experience for many Aussie women.

27: Ironman 70.3 Western Sydney: Ironman 70.3 Western Sydney is a long course triathlon nestled at the base of the Blue Mountains in Penrith, New South Wales. The race offers qualifying slots to the 2017 IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship.

27: Gatorade Triathlon Series (VIC) Race 1: Victoria’s premier Triathlon race series features a variety of distances from Sprint to Enticer. ATHENA & CLYDESDALE DIVISIONS AVAILABLE FOR RACE AND OVERALL ELITE SERIES POINTS.

DECEMBER

4: Ironman Busselton, Western Australia: Known for its flat course, this event is a favourite with many Athletes who prefer a fast, flat race.

4: ActiveTRI Triathlon Series (VIC): Melbourne’s ActiveTRI Series is a five race series covering Melbourne’s top triathlon courses in Brighton, Mordialloc, Elwood and Sandringham.

10/11: Elite Energy Callala Triathlon Festival, Callala, NSW: Offering a great variety of distances across both days, short course athletes can race on the Saturday and kick back and enjoy their recovery watching the long course athletes on the Sunday. ATHENA & CLYDESDALE DIVISIONS AVAILABLE FOR RACE AND OVERALL ELITE SERIES POINTS.

11: Round 4, Gatorade Queensland Tri Series, Raby Bay, QLD : Offering  a Short Enticer (200m, 5km, 2km) , Super Sprint (400m, 15km, 4km) and Standard Distance (900, 25km, 6km), the Gatorade QLD Triathlon Series is known for its fun, supportive and family friendly events. ATHENA & CLYDESDALE DIVISIONS AVAILABLE FOR RACE AND OVERALL SERIES POINTS.

11: Ironman 70.3 Ballarat, Victoria: a unique course experience taking you through some of Victoria’s significant war memorials. A great weekend experience for athletes and families.

11: Dare2Tri Triathlon Series, South Australia:  Round 2 of this series offers a variety of distances suited to a variety of athletes.

JANUARY 2017

8:  Gatorade Triathlon Series (VIC) Race 2, St. Kilda: Victoria’s premier Triathlon race series features a variety of distances from Sprint to Enticer. ATHENA & CLYDESDALE DIVISIONS AVAILABLE FOR RACE AND OVERALL ELITE SERIES POINTS.

8: Dare2Tri Triathlon Series, South Australia:  Round 3 of this series offers a variety of distances suited to a variety of athletes.

15: Triathlon Pink, Melbourne: The Triathlon Pink Melbourne event is an all-female triathlon located at Melbourne Sports & Aquatic Centre at Albert Park Lake in Melbourne. featuring multi-distance triathlons (women only) and a family-friendly fun run, this is a perfect event for beginners, or those wanting to get out, have some fun and raise money for Breast Cancer. This event series is often the first triathlon experience for many Aussie women.

15: ActiveTRI Triathlon Series (VIC): Melbourne’s ActiveTRI Series is a five race series covering Melbourne’s top triathlon courses in Brighton, Mordialloc, Elwood and Sandringham.

15: Raine & Horne Tri Nowra (by Elite Energy Events): Offering a variety of distances from Standard through to Enticer, this race is set in a beautiful area on New South Wales South Coast.  ATHENA & CLYDESDALE DIVISIONS ARE AVAILABLE FOR THESE RACES.

22: Round 5, Gatorade Queensland Tri Series, Robina: Offering  a Short Enticer (200m, 5km, 2km) , Super Sprint (400m, 15km, 4km) and Standard Distance (900, 25km, 6km), the Gatorade QLD Triathlon Series is known for its fun, supportive and family friendly events. ATHENA & CLYDESDALE DIVISIONS AVAILABLE FOR RACE AND OVERALL SERIES POINTS.

22: Women’s Only Triathlon, Forster Tri Club, NSW: A great opportunity to try a tri or have a race-y (get it?) weekend away with the girls. Team Entry available.

26:  Dare2Tri Triathlon Series, South Australia:  Round 4 of this series offers a variety of distances suited to a variety of athletes.

28/29: Tri Canberra (Elite Energy): An opportunity to race in the Nation’s capital as Elite Energy deliver the Canberra Triathlon Festival. 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 gain some points as part of the 16/17 tri-series. ATHENA & CLYDESDALE DIVISIONS AVAILABLE FOR RACE AND OVERALL SERIES POINTS. Standard distance triathlon is a National Standard Triathlon Qualifying race and ‘Age Group ITU World Championship Qualifying Race.’

28/29: Nagambie Sufferfest, Victoria: a variety of distances offered across both days, with long course being held on the Sunday. Distances up to Half Iron available along with kids races.

29: Crowdy Head Triathlon, NSW (Forster Tri Club): Always a favourite event with NSW based triathletes, a team/relay option allows for everyone to participate.

 

FEBRUARY

4: Australian Alpine Ascent Triathlon, Jindabyne, NSW:  The Australian Alpine Ascent (AAA) Triathlon Festival is a two day event based in Jindabyne designed to be the world’s most gruelling set of single day challenges held within daylight hours.

5: Round 6, Gatorade Queensland Tri Series, Caloundra: Offering  a Short Enticer (200m, 5km, 2km) , Super Sprint (400m, 15km, 4km) and Standard Distance (900, 25km, 6km), the Gatorade QLD Triathlon Series is known for its fun, supportive and family friendly events. ATHENA & CLYDESDALE DIVISIONS AVAILABLE FOR RACE AND OVERALL SERIES POINTS.

5:  Gatorade Triathlon Series (VIC) Race 3, Elwood: Victoria’s premier Triathlon race series features a variety of distances from Sprint to Enticer. ATHENA & CLYDESDALE DIVISIONS AVAILABLE FOR RACE AND OVERALL ELITE SERIES POINTS.

5: Hell of the West, Goondiwindi, QLD: The Hell of the West is labelled Queensland’s toughest triathlon, located in Goondiwindi, approximately 350km south-west of Brisbane.  This is known as one of Australia’s most challenging courses, consisting of a 2km swim, 80km cycle and 20km run.

11: TreX QLD Cross Triathlon Championships: Set in the Sunshine Coast Hinterland, this weekend offers Triathlons of varying distances along with various trail run events and MTB races.

11/12: Trial Bay Triathlon, NSW: A tough course set in one of the most picturesque locations of Northern NSW. Offers kids distances and Senior race distance is 500/25km/6km.

12: ActiveTRI Triathlon Series (VIC): Melbourne’s ActiveTRI Series is a five race series covering Melbourne’s top triathlon courses in Brighton, Mordialloc, Elwood and Sandringham.

18: Husky Triathlon Festival, Huskisson NSW: A favourite on the long course calendar, this is an event known for being a great weekend away with something for everyone. 2017 will be the first year of the Cheri Lutz Memorial medal for the first place Athena in the Long Course Event. ATHENA & CLYDESDALE DIVISIONS AVAILABLE FOR RACE AND OVERALL ELITE SERIES POINTS.

19: Dare2Tri Triathlon Series, South Australia:  Round 5 of this series offers a variety of distances suited to a variety of athletes.

26: Round 7, Gatorade Queensland Tri Series, Raby Bay: Offering  a Short Enticer (200m, 5km, 2km) , Super Sprint (400m, 15km, 4km) and Standard Distance (900, 25km, 6km), the Gatorade QLD Triathlon Series is known for its fun, supportive and family friendly events. ATHENA & CLYDESDALE DIVISIONS AVAILABLE FOR RACE AND OVERALL SERIES POINTS.

26: Barwon Heads Triathlon (VIC): The second annual Barwon Heads triathlon consists of a 400m swim, 14km cycle leg and 4km run.

26: Martha Cove OlyFest (VIC): The Martha Cove OlyFest Triathlon Festival is one of the Mornington Peninsula’s favourite multisport events and will take place along the stunning Safety Beach Coastline.

 

MARCH

4/5: Tri Wollongong (Elite Energy): Offering short course races, including Try a Tri on the Saturday, with distances up to Standard available on the Sunday, this event is in a great location with something for all of the family. ATHENA & CLYDESDALE DIVISIONS AVAILABLE FOR RACE AND OVERALL SERIES POINTS.

5: bcu Coffs Triathlon (NSW): Held in the beautiful coastal city of Coffs Harbour, the bcu Coffs Triathlon features a multi sport weekend of events including kids aquathlons and triathlons on Saturday 4th March, with an Enticer Triathlon (375m/10km/2.5km) and the headline Olympic Distance Triathlon (1.5km/40km/10km) on Sunday 5th March.

12: Triathlon Pink Brisbane, QLD:  Triathlon Pink is an all-female triathlon festival featuring multi-distance triathlons (women only) and a family-friendly fun run, this is a perfect event for beginners, or those wanting to get out, have some fun and raise money for Breast Cancer. This event series is often the first triathlon experience for many Aussie women.

12:  Gatorade Triathlon Series (VIC) Race 4: Portarlington: Victoria’s premier Triathlon race series features a variety of distances from Sprint to Enticer. ATHENA & CLYDESDALE DIVISIONS AVAILABLE FOR RACE AND OVERALL ELITE SERIES POINTS.

12: Mooloolaba Triathlon Festival (QLD): This multisport weekend ran by Ironman consists of an Olympic Distance Tri and ITU World Cup race. A perfect opportunity to race and enjoy watching top level racing in a beautiful location.

12: Ultimate Triathlon Bendigo (VIC): New on the Victorian race scene, this event weekend offers distances from Enticer through to Long Course (70.3) with up to $3000 of prize money on offer. ATHENA & CLYDESDALE DIVISIONS AVAILABLE FOR RACES.

18: TreX Cross Triathlon Championships, Lake Crackenback: The Australian Cross Triathlon Championships and MultiSport Festival is based in the spectacular Snowy Mountains taking in all the natural beauty of the region. The 2017 TreX Australian Cross Triathlon Championships will include the NSW Aquathlon State Championships and the Snowies Ultra Trail Run.

19: ActiveTRI Triathlon Series (VIC): Melbourne’s ActiveTRI Series is a five race series covering Melbourne’s top triathlon courses in Brighton, Mordialloc, Elwood and Sandringham.

19: Dare2Tri Triathlon Series, South Australia:  Round 6 of this series offers a variety of distances suited to a variety of athletes.

25/26: Ultimate Forbes & Elite Series Forbes: Ultimate Forbes is a long course triathlon taking place around the town of Forbes, on the banks of the Lachlan River in Central West NSW. ATHENA & CLYDESDALE DIVISIONS AVAILABLE FOR RACE AND OVERALL ELITE SERIES POINTS.

26: Gatorade Triathlon Series (VIC) Race 5: St. Kilda: Victoria’s premier Triathlon race series features a variety of distances from Sprint to Enticer. ATHENA & CLYDESDALE DIVISIONS AVAILABLE FOR RACE AND OVERALL ELITE SERIES POINTS.

 

APRIL

2: Triathlon Pink, Sunshine Coast QLD: Triathlon Pink is an all-female triathlon festival featuring multi-distance triathlons (women only) and a family-friendly fun run, this is a perfect event for beginners, or those wanting to get out, have some fun and raise money for Breast Cancer. This event series is often the first triathlon experience for many Aussie women.

9: Gold Coast Triathlon: Luke Harrop Memorial QLD: Sprint & Enticer distances available across Ironman-ran Multisport weekend, topping off with the next ITU World Championship race.

9: Triathlon Pink, Maroubra Sydney NSW: Triathlon Pink is an all-female triathlon festival featuring multi-distance triathlons (women only) and a family-friendly fun run, this is a perfect event for beginners, or those wanting to get out, have some fun and raise money for Breast Cancer. This event series is often the first triathlon experience for many Aussie women.

9: Julia Creek Dirt n’Dust Triathlon Festival, QLD: Discover the outback this April at the Julia Creek Dirt n Dust Festival. Featuring Australia’s toughest sprint triathlon (and a gentler one for the juniors), horse races, bull rides, live music, Australia’s Best Butt competition and novelty events such as Bog Snorkelling, it’s a dirty weekend for the whole family! Renowned as one of the toughest triathlons in the country, the Dirt & Dust triathlon has previously attracted champion triathletes like Brad Beven, Loretta Harrop, Courtney Atkinson and Emma Jackson.

 

 

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