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St. Kilda is race number 3 of the 2XU Triathlon Series, Victoria's premier and most popular series. This series provides first-timers, tri-kids, age groupers and elites with high-quality safe events in an exciting and fun atmosphere. In this event, held on Sunday 13th January 2019 at Catani Gardens, St. Kilda, there are 5 races: The Sprint, The Olympic, The Aqua Bike, The Fun Tri, and The Tri-Kids!

2XU Triathlon Series – Race 3 St Kilda

January

2XU Triathlon Series – Race 3 St Kilda

Victorias beautiful high country is waiting take the challenge on the 33rd installment of Australias best-supported ride!

Set yourself, your friends and family a challenge and see the world from a whole new perspective from a bicycle at the top of a mountain (or 4 mountains!)

Our riders are men and women, boys and girls from 10 years old to 80 and up you dont need to be a superhero to have the time of your life.

Alpine Classic

January

Alpine Classic

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.

Sydney Morning Herald Aquathlon

February

Sydney Morning Herald Aquathlon

Get excited for 2019's most epic fun run!

The Sydney Morning Herald Sun Run on Saturday, 2 February 2019 is a 7km and 10km fun run and walk from Dee Why to Manly, and is followed by the Cole Classic Ocean Swim the next day.

Come out and enjoy a sunny day filled with friends, family, activity, and entertainment!

Sun Run Sydney

February

Sun Run Sydney

Elwood is race number 4 of the 2XU Triathlon Series, Victoria's premier and most popular series. This series provides first-timers, tri-kids, age groupers and elites with high-quality safe events in an exciting and fun atmosphere. In this event, held on Sunday 3rd February 2019 at Elwood Park, there are 3 races: The Sprint, The Fun Tri, and the Tri-Kids!

2XU Triathlon Series – Race 4 Elwood

February

2XU Triathlon Series – Race 4 Elwood

The Sydney Morning Herald Cole Classic will be held on Sunday, February 3, 2019. Experience Sydneys Northern Beaches with our iconic Cole Classic 1km, 2km, and 5km ocean swims celebrating 36 years.

Thousands of swimmers will gather in Manly to take part in one of Australia's largest ocean swims. This iconic event gives participants the opportunity to test their abilities over 1km, 2km, and 5km courses. The event aims to raise much-needed funds for more than 500 charities, including the Dee Why and Manly Surf Life Saving Clubs.

Cole Classic Sydney

February

Cole Classic Sydney

Welcome to the Australian Corporate Triathlon Series, a fantastic fun team event to build camaraderie and challenge your colleagues to take their health and wellbeing to another level.

If youve never done a triathlon before this event is a great introduction to the sport as the distances are set at a beginner level and caters for all fitness types. More importantly its all about creating excitement around the office in the lead up and having a heap of fun on event day.

Australian Corporate Triathlon Series Melbourne

March

Australian Corporate Triathlon Series Melbourne

Portarlington is race number 5 of the 2XU Triathlon Series, Victoria's premier and most popular series. This series provides first-timers, tri-kids, age groupers and elites with high-quality safe events in an exciting and fun atmosphere. In this event, held on Sunday 17th November at Portarlington Pier, there are 3 races: The Sprint, The Fun Tri, and the Tri-Kids!

2XU Triathlon Series 5 – Portarlington

March

2XU Triathlon Series 5 – Portarlington

St. Kilda is race number 6 of the 2XU Triathlon Series, Victoria's premier and most popular series. This series provides first-timers, tri-kids, age groupers and elites with high-quality safe events in an exciting and fun atmosphere. In this event, held on Sunday 17th March at Catani Gardens, St. Kilda, there are 5 races: The Sprint, The Olympic, The Aqua Bike, The Fun Tri, and the Tri-Kids!

2XU Triathlon Series 6 – St. Kilda

March

2XU Triathlon Series 6 – St. Kilda

Join thousands of runners from around the country and be a part of the iconic Canberra Times Australian Running Festival presented by Tata Consultancy Services in 2019!

We invite people of all ages and abilities to rise to the challenge and choose from a range of courses over the weekend. Enter as an individual or team in the Kids Dash, 5km, 10km, Half Marathon, Marathon or Ultra Marathon and experience the nations capital in a way like no other.

Australian Running Festival

April

Australian Running Festival

The must-do event of the year, The Challenge Melbourne, is held on 14 April 2019 in Melbourne's iconic Bayside area at St. Kilda. The Challenge Melbourne is a Half Ironman Triathlon: 1.9Km swim / 90Km cycle / 21.1Km run

Set in the world's sporting capital of the world, Melbourne, the location offers an abundance of accommodation, cafes, tourist activities and other sporting events make a great weekend or holiday in this famous city.

All experience levels welcome who are willing to take on the 1.9Km Swim, 90Km Cycle and 21.1Km Run. The minimum age for entry is 18. Good luck and happy training!

Challenge Melbourne

April

Challenge Melbourne

The Great Ocean & Otway Classic Ride is one of Australias premier and most spectacular rides, attracting competitors from both Australia and from around the World. The 145km ride features over 90km of road closures through the picturesque farmlands of the Otway ranges to Lorne and then back along the famous Great Ocean Road to Torquay.

The event includes 3 distances with 204km, 145km, and a 60km rides!

Great Ocean & Otway Classic Ride

April

Great Ocean & Otway Classic Ride

May 4, 2019 will see Melbourne alive with the Force for the 5km Star Wars Neon Run, with tickets now available to purchase.

The world-class, interactive experience will take place on international Star Wars Day, a once-a-year celebration of the galaxy far, far away and will see participants enjoy a night-time fun run with Star Wars inspired zones. Come dressed as your favourite character and join us for what will be the most galactic fun run youll do.

Produced by Fairfax Events, the Star Wars Neon Run has been secured exclusively in Melbourne and will be an entertaining spectacle that will take you into hyper drive with neon light shows, fireworks, music zones and Star Wars experiences for fans, families and friends to celebrate and honour all things Star Wars.

NEON Run: Melbourne

May

NEON Run: Melbourne

What an amazing place to wind up the Australian Corporate Triathlon Series. This event is spectacular with its sheltered swim, flat fast cycle course, and picturesque run.

If you are new to the series, the Australian Corporate Triathlon Series is a fantastic fun team event to build camaraderie and challenge your colleagues to take their health and wellbeing to another level.

If you've never done a triathlon before this event is a great introduction to the sport as the distances are set at a beginner level and caters for all fitness types. More importantly its all about creating excitement around the office in the lead up and having a heap of fun on event day.

As this weekend leads into the Labour Day public holiday, and with Seaworld down the road, why not plan a long weekend packed with fun for the whole family?!

Australian Corporate Triathlon Series Gold Coast

May

Australian Corporate Triathlon Series Gold Coast

Welcome to the Sydney Spring cycle - A truly epic cycling event all across Sydney

The ride will will give you the unique opportunity to ride the main deck across the Sydney Harbour Bridge car-free, an awesome experience not to be missed! You can take part in the 10km City Ride, 18km River Ride, 50km Classic Ride or the 105km Challenge Ride. ENJOY!

Spring Financial Group Spring Cycle – Sydney

October

Spring Financial Group Spring Cycle – Sydney

Being on a Saturday this recreation cycling event, now in its second year, allows you to have a weekend away into Spa Country and visit all the attractions that this region has to offer.

Join over 2,000 cyclists who will ride through the beautiful countryside of Hepburn, Macedon Ranges and Mount Alexander Shires. The ride will pass the towns of Kyneton, Malmsbury, Elphinston, Faraday, Taradale, Harcourt, Walmer, Maldon, Newstead, Franklinford, and Hepburn Springs before returning to Daylesford.

The course will have reduced speed limits and traffic management on intersections to create a safe course for both cyclists and cars. Suggested detours will be in place to keep through traffic off the course.

Ride Daylesford

October

Ride Daylesford

Elwood is race number 1 of the 2XU Triathlon Series, Victoria's premier and most popular series. This series provides first-timers, tri-kids, age groupers and elites with high-quality safe events in an exciting and fun atmosphere. In this event, held on Sunday 25th November at Elwood Park, there are 3 races: The Sprint, The Fun Tri, and the Tri-Kids!

2XU Triathlon Series – Race 1 Elwood

November

2XU Triathlon Series – Race 1 Elwood

Sandringham is race number 2 of the 2XU Triathlon Series, Victoria's premier and most popular series. This series provides first-timers, tri-kids, age groupers and elites with high-quality safe events in an exciting and fun atmosphere. In this event, held on Sunday 9th December at Trevor Barker, Sandringham, there are 4 races: The Sprint, The Olympic, The Aqua Bike, The Fun Tri, and The Tri-Kids!

2XU Triathlon Series – Race 2 Sandringham

December

2XU Triathlon Series – Race 2 Sandringham

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