Mackay Triathlon Festival

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Mackay Triathlon Festival

23-24 September 2017

Mackay Harbour

Over 300 triathletes will converge on the Mackay Harbour precinct to compete in the must-do Mackay Triathlon Festival. Known for it’s fast, technical and challenging course, the swim starts from the Mackay Surf Club with the cycle and run sections heading through the marina, which showcase the marina break-water.

While in Mackay, why not enjoy the natural delights of the region where the sugarcane fields fringe the town centre and the glistening Pioneer River, winding its way through the heart of the city to meet the famous North Queensland tropical ocean.

  • Earn participation points (7-11) or series points (12+)
  • Earn points towards the Nissan Club Championships or Scody Club Championships – North Queensland (depending on club geographical location)

How to earn points

To earn points in the Nissan State Series you need to race in the correct event for your age group. Use the tabs to find out which event to enter for your age group at the Mackay Triathlon Festival.

More about the points system

Read the rules

Ages 7-11 years (as at 31 December 2017)

Event: Mini Kids

Points: Participation

Distance: 100m swim / 3km bike / 500m run

Ages 12-13 years (as at 31 December 2017)

Event: Enticer

Points: Series

Distance: 300m swim / 8km bike / 2km run

Ages 14-15 years (as at 31 December 2017)

Event: Sprint

Points: Series

Distance: 750m swim / 16m bike / 5km run

Ages 16 + years (as at 31 December 2017)

Event: Olympic

Points: Series

Distance: 1.5km swim / 40km bike / 10km run

Event Organiser

Visit the event website or contact Mackay Tri Club for more information

Briarna Mackie

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