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Australia Swimrun Events

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JAN26
OFFICIAL PARTNER
Australian Day AquathonWollongong, New South Wales, AU

Welcome to the 2019 MMJ Australia Day Aquathon and Warrigal Fun Run-Walk.

The Australia Day Aquathon is one of the Illawarras premier sporting and community events held annually on 26th January. Located only 1 hour south of Sydney the picture-perfect Wollongong Harbour provides a scenic and safe venue.

As Australias favourite swim and run, a huge all age audience take part. Beginners, kids, elite athletes and anyone in between.

With four swim and run events to choose from, plus a Fun Run-Walk charity event, there is something for everyone. Professional organisation, loads of safety services, activities and a wonderful atmosphere all form part of the special event.

AUD $28 - AUD $50
Long Aqua • Short Aqua • Mini Aqua • Kidz Aqua U10 • Kidz Aqua 10-12 • Other
Australian Day Aquathon
DEC1
OFFICIAL PARTNER
3 Points Challenge & Ocean SwimNorth Curl Curl, New South Wales, AU

One of the most unique and iconic events on the calendar - take your pick between an ocean swim or the epic 3 beach swim run.

This event gives you the opportunity of a 2km ocean swim, and/or a biathlon involving 300m swims at North Curl Curl Curl, South Curl Curl and Freshwater, separated and joined by runs along the beach and footpaths. It's a mini tour of the lower northern beaches - a one of a kind and an awesome experience.

AUD $30 - AUD $75
True Mile • Cure Cancer Quarter Mile • 3 Points Challenge
3 Points Challenge & Ocean Swim
JAN28
OFFICIAL PARTNER
Burleigh Swim RunBurleigh Waters, Queensland, AU

Welcome to the Burleigh Swim Run Australia Day Challenge

The epic race is a community fitness event held in front of the Burleigh Lifeguard Headquarters that is open to everybody from kids as young as 5 years to adults 60yrs+.

The morning consists of three events (the Challenge, the Taste Tester & the Young Guns) with all events involving an ocean swim (wade for the young guns) and beach running, with distances that can be achieved by all ages and abilities. All events are individual (solo) based except for 'The Challenge' which also offers a teams option (of your choice) as well.

AUD $25 - AUD $50
The Challenge • The Taste Tester • Young Guns Challenge
Burleigh Swim Run
NOV18
OFFICIAL PARTNER
3 Bay ChallengeWatsons Bay, New South Wales, AU

The 3 Bay Challenge is a three-stage biathlon where participants run between and swim at three of Sydney's iconic harbour beaches: Nielsen Park, Parsley Bay, Watsons Bay. The course consists of three running legs and three swimming legs. Total distance is 6km run and 750m swim.

Booking Closed
3 Bay Challenge
3 Bay Challenge
APR18
Long Course Weekend Jervis BayBeecroft Peninsula, New South Wales, AU

The stunning Jervis Bay, NSW is the home to The Long Course Weekend (LCW) in 2019. The unique event lasts three days and this fun, inclusive format is ideal for clubs, training groups and families to come along and enjoy the benefits of training and racing together.

The weekend kicks off on Friday evening, where the LCW athletes have The Jervis Bay Swim to complete a 3.8km open water swim that takes place at Jervis Bay. The Swim also has a 1.9km and 950m distances.

On Saturday the attention turns to The Jervis Bay Grand Fondo, a 180km ride of undulating countryside that also incorporates 90km and 45km distances to attract athletes of all abilities.

To finish the weekend, the athletes will complete The Run a 42.2km marathon taking in the beautiful coastline of Jervis Bay and Huskinson. There is also a 21.1km run and a 10km run which allows everyone to be involved.

More than 1500 competitors are expected to attend the LCW with approximately 300 athletes attempting to receive the Long Course Weekend medal, which entails completing all three of the longest distances. Successful LCW athletes will be awarded with the LCW medal and polo shirt at the finish line presentation on Sunday after the marathon.

AUD $15 - AUD $530
Ironman • Kids Splash 'n' Dash • Splash 'n' Dash • 3.8km Swim • 1.9km Swim • 950m • 180km Bike • 90km Bike • 45km Bike • Marathon • Half Marathon • 10k • 5k
Long Course Weekend Jervis Bay
FEB2
Sydney Morning Herald AquathlonDee Why, New South Wales, AU

The Sydney Morning Herald Aquathlon will be held on Saturday, February 2, 2019.
Aquathlon will consist of a Run, Swim, Run course beginning in Dee Why with a 2km run followed by a 500m swim at North Curl Curl and finishing with a 6km run to South Steyne, Manly.

AUD $45 - AUD $65
Aquathlon
Sydney Morning Herald Aquathlon

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What you need to know about swimrun

What started out as a drunken bet between two friends in Sweden is fast becoming one of the more popular multi-sport racing events. Swimruns are always carried out outdoors and in open water where your goal is to go from a start to finish through a course with several checkpoints. It has several stages, which means you have to switch between running and swimming several times.

You enter as a two person team, and usually you have to be within 10m of each other for the whole race. Some people tie themselves together to make sure they don’t drift during the swim. The original ÖTILLÖ in Stockholm is regarded as one of the toughest adventure races around, but as the sport grows there are events suitable for newbies as well as hardened endurance athletes. We’ve created a list of our favourites, from swimruns in Wales, Cumbria, Scotland and the Scilly Isles, you’re sure to find an adventure that suits.

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