than 25 pro athletes from 12 countries, including some of the biggest names in
triathlon, are preparing to battle it out at the inaugural XTERRA Asia-Pacific
Championship in Callala Beach, Jervis Bay this month, April 25-27.
of countries will be represented by pro athletes at the Asia-Pacific
Championship, including Australia, Austria, Switzerland, United Kingdom, Spain,
France, United States, Philippines, Guam and New Zealand.
City Council Events Manager, Ms Emire Farrar said that “The weekend events are
not just for the pro field. There is something for everyone with a 5km and 10km
Sunset Trail Runs, a free Kid’s Run, a Sprint event, 1.6km Ocean Swim and the
Asia-Pacific Championship event open to all age-groupers with qualification
spots for the XTERRA World Championships in Hawaii up for grabs.”
pleased to see such a prominent event coming to the Shoalhaven and the flow on
effects this event will have throughout the community from competitors and
spectators staying in the area” Ms Farrar said.
race briefing, registrations and further information can be accessed via www.xterraasiapacific.com.
Farrar, Events Manager on 4429 3561.