XTERRA EAST GIPPSLAND

THIS IS XTERRA

XTERRA is booming in the Asia-Pacific region, and highlighting this growth is it’s East Gippsland debut.

This premier event will be held east of Melbourne, near the laid-back country town of Bairnsdale.

Check out some photos of this amazing location.

Join us and discover nature’s paradise in Victoria.
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XTERRA EAST GIPPSLAND

Date: Saturday, 10 February, 2018

Distance: 1.5km river swim (2 x 750m), 30km MTB, 11km trail run (new course)

Divisions: Pro/elite, Age Group men and women – 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75+, Challenged.

Race as part of a team: 2-3 persons – men, women and coed.

More information here


XTERRA SPRINT

Date: Saturday, 10 February, 2018

Distance: 750m river swim, 14km mountain bike and 7km trail run.

Divisions: Age Group men and women –  14-15, 16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75+, Challenged.

Race as part of a team: 2-3 persons – men, women and coed.

More information here


XTERRA XTICER

Date: Saturday, 10 February, 2018

Distance: 200m river swim, 9.5km mountain bike, 1km trail run

XTERRA introduces the “Xticer” distance. It’s a chance to try our off-road format at a very doable distance.  Give it a try!  You’ll find the off-road is a ton of fun.

Minimum age: 12 (on December 31, 2017).

Divisions: Age Group men and women –  12-13, 14-15, 16-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+, Challenged.

More information here

 

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Time Event Location
6.00am Registration Opens – ALL EVENTS Registration Area @ 14 Tambo Upper Road, Swan Reach
6.00am Transition Opens – ALL EVENTS T1 @ 14 Tambo Upper Road, Swan Reach
7.00am Registration Closes – Standard Triathlon Registration Area @ 14 Tambo Upper Road, Swan Reach
7.00am Transition Closes – Standard Triathlon T1 @ 14 Tambo Upper Road, Swan Reach
7.15am Race Briefing – Standard Distance Off Road Triathlon T1 @ 14 Tambo Upper Road, Swan Reach
7.30am RACE START – XTERRA STANDARD Start line, Tambo River
7.30am Registration Closes – Sprint Triathlon Registration Area @ 14 Tambo Upper Road, Swan Reach
7.30am Transition Closes – Sprint Triathlon T1 @ 14 Tambo Upper Road, Swan Reach
7.45am Race Briefing – Sprint Distance Off Road Triathlon T1 @ 14 Tambo Upper Road, Swan Reach
8.00am RACE START – XTERRA SPRINT Start line, Tambo River
8.00am Registration Closes – Xticer Triathlon Registration Area @ 14 Tambo Upper Road, Swan Reach
8.00am Transition Closes – Xticer Triathlon T1 @ 14 Tambo Upper Road, Swan Reach
8.15am Race Briefing – Xticer Distance Off Road Triathlon T1 @ 14 Tambo Upper Road, Swan Reach
8.30am RACE START – XTERRA XTICER Start line, Tambo River
11.30pm Presentation for ALL EVENTS Finish line Area at Forestec

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Event photos will be provided by Claire Radford Photography

Please see attached brochure for changed traffic conditions for the Xterra East Gippsland

PRICING

All prices include Registration Portal fees.

EVENT DAY LICENCE* EARLY BIRD CLOSES 17TH NOV FIRST RELEASE CLOSES 15TH DEC SECOND RELEASE CLOSES 12TH JAN LATE ENTRY# CLOSES 7TH FEB DESPERATE ENTRY# ON THE DAY, 10TH FEB 2018 Event T-Shirt
Standard $17.50 $142.00 $158.00 $178.00 $188.00 $200.00 Included#
Sprint $7.50 $90.00 $111.00 $122.00 $132.00 $145.00 Included#
Xticer $2.00 $58.00 $79.00 $85.00 $90.00 $105.00 $15.00

#No event t-shirt included (After Second Release period) * Day Licence charge applies if you are not a Triathlon Australia Member

EVENT DAY LICENCE* EARLY BIRD CLOSES 17TH NOV FIRST RELEASE CLOSES 15TH DEC SECOND RELEASE CLOSES 12TH JAN LATE ENTRY# CLOSES 7TH FEB DESPERATE ENTRY# ON THE DAY, 10TH FEB 2018 Event T-Shirt
Standard Team $17.50 $169.00 $190.00 $202.00 $212.00 $225.00 Included#
Sprint Team $7.50 $126.00 $148.00 $152.00 $169.00 $185.00 Included#
Xticer Team $2.00 $74.00 $95.00 $105.00 $116.00 $130.00 $15.00

#No event t-shirt included (After General Two period) * Day Licence charge applies if any team members are not a Triathlon Australia Member

 Standard  
DAY LICENCE* $17.50
Early Bird CLOSES 17TH NOV $142.00
FIRST RELEASE CLOSES 15TH DEC $158.00
SECOND RELEASE CLOSES 12TH JAN $178.00
LATE ENTRY# CLOSES 7TH FEB $188.00
DESPERATE ENTRY# ON THE DAY, 10TH FEB 2018 $200.00
Event T-Shirt Included
Sprint  
DAY LICENCE* $7.50
Early Bird CLOSES 17TH NOV $90.00
FIRST RELEASE CLOSES 15TH DEC $111.00
SECOND RELEASE CLOSES 12TH JAN $122.00
LATE ENTRY# CLOSES 7TH FEB $132.00
DESPERATE ENTRY# ON THE DAY, 10TH FEB 2018 $145.00
Event T-Shirt Included
 Xticer  
DAY LICENCE* $2.00
Early Bird CLOSES 17TH NOV $58.00
FIRST RELEASE CLOSES 15TH DEC $79.00
SECOND RELEASE CLOSES 12TH JAN $85.00
LATE ENTRY# CLOSES 7TH FEB $90.00
DESPERATE ENTRY# ON THE DAY, 10TH FEB 2018 $105.00
Event T-Shirt $15.00

#No event t-shirt included (After General Two period) * Day Licence charge applies if any team members are not a Triathlon Australia Member      

 Standard Team  
DAY LICENCE* $17.50
Early Bird CLOSES 15TH DEC $169.00
GENERAL ONE CLOSES 12TH JAN $190.00
GENERAL TWO CLOSES 9TH FEB $202.00
LATE ENTRY# CLOSES 7TH MAR $212.00
DESPERATE ENTRY# ON THE DAY, 11TH MAR 2018 $225.00
Event T-Shirt Included
Sprint Team  
DAY LICENCE* $7.50
Early Bird CLOSES 15TH DEC $126.00
GENERAL ONE CLOSES 12TH JAN $148.00
GENERAL TWO CLOSES 9TH FEB $148.00
LATE ENTRY# CLOSES 7TH MAR $169.00
DESPERATE ENTRY# ON THE DAY, 11TH MAR 2018 $185.00
Event T-Shirt Included
 Xticer Team  
DAY LICENCE* $2.00
Early Bird CLOSES 15 DEC $74.00
GENERAL ONE CLOSES 12TH JAN $95.00
GENERAL TWO CLOSES 9TH FEB $105.00
LATE ENTRY# CLOSES 7TH MAR $116.00
DESPERATE ENTRY# ON THE DAY, 11TH MAR 2018 $130.00
Event T-Shirt $15.00

#No event t-shirt included (After General Two period) * Day Licence charge applies if any team members are not a Triathlon Australia Member  

TRAVEL INFORMATION

The world’s largest island is also its smallest continent and has long beckoned visitors to its shores with its diverse natural beauty, loads of outdoor recreation, world-class dining and entertainment, and a multi-cultural population where everyone feels at home.

The state of Victoria is host to XTERRA East Gippsland.   From overseas, fly into the Melbourne Airport, which features direct flights to 33 domestic destinations and to destinations in the Pacific, Europe, Asia and North America.  Plan on exploring this vibrant city and as much of this amazing state as you can before or after the race. International competitors may require a travel visa. Learn more about Australia’s travel requirements.

The Gippsland area offers space and solitude in unspoilt beaches, lakes and mountains, as well as bustling gourmet waterfront villages. Check here for all of the key travel information you need to plan an extraordinary holiday in Victoria and East Gippsland.

Bairnsdale, East Gippsland

Bairnsdale is your ideal base for exploring the vast Gippsland Lakes, Mitchell River and the surrounding forests.  Tour the Bataluk Cultural Trail and discover elements of Koorie history and culture, or discover the region’s wineries, brewery, restaurants and markets with many experiences located within a short drive of the town.

Find hotels, B&Bs, inns, apartments, and luxury holiday rentals in East Gippsland. For best deals and availability, check www.visiteastgippsland.com.au.

Where to Stay

The race will be held near Bairnsdale. The East Gippsland region has a range of accommodation options – from backpackers, seeking low budget hostels, to travellers in need of camping amenities, to those who crave luxury accommodation.

Check out the Bairnsdale & East Gippsland accommodation options at www.visiteastgippsland.com.au/plan-your-trip/accommodation. Call one of the East Gippsland Visitor Centres for more details.

Swan Reach Holiday Park – Our Preferred Provider

Swan Reach Holiday Park is an award-winning property close to event central. Surrounded by luscious, leafy landscape, the park offers caravan, camping or delightful cottages just a short distance drive away.

Mention XTERRA East Gippsland for a 10% discount when you book your weekend away.

Bairnsdale Riverside Holiday Park

Bairnsdale Riverside Holiday Park is located on the banks of the Mitchell River, offering an ideal base to explore the Gippsland region. The park has a range of accommodation including self-contained cabins overlooking the Mitchell River, the more affordable cabins, and large grassy powered and unpowered sites for caravanning and campers.

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