Venue Huskisson
Address White Sands Park Owen St Huskisson 2540
Event date
27 October 2017

till 29 October 2017
  • 27 October 2017 until
    29 October 2017

Long Course Weekend

Jervis Bay will play host to first Long Course Weekend outside of Wales, the home of the LCW. This unique event lasts three days in October the perfect way to start your season of racing. This fun inclusive format is ideal for clubs, training groups and families to come along and enjoy the benefits of training and racing together.

To kick-off the weekend on Friday evening, the Long Course athletes have The Jervis Bay Swim Classic to complete – a 3.8km open water swim that takes place at Jervis Bay. The Jervis Bay Swim Classic also has a 1.9km swim, 1.5km swim and 750, swim all to correspond with triathlons most popular distances.

On Saturday the attention turns to The Ride the River Cycle Classic, and 180km of undulating countryside that also incorporates 90km, 40km and 20km events – distances to attract athletes of all abilities.

To finish the weekend, the athletes will complete The Huksisson Run Festival- a 42.2km marathon taking in the beautiful coastline of Jervis Bay and Huskisson. There is also a 21.1km run, 10km run and a 5km run which allows everyone to be involved.

More than 1000 competitors are expected to attend the LCW with approximately 200 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.

Please note – photographic identification will be required at registration. Athletes without this may not be registered by the start time of the event.

For accommodation – click here or call the Shoalhaven Visitors Centre on 1300 662 808.

PRICE INFORMATION

Note: See link for registration costs: http://www.lcwjervisbay.com/enter/

CONTACT DETAILS

Contact Person: Ssports3 Events
Telephone: 0433 148 734
Email: shane@sport3.com.au
Website: www.lcwjervisbay.com

EVENT LOCATION

DRIVE

From Suburb, City State
  • Download the 2016 Shoalhaven Visitors Guide
  • Holiday Haven
  • Download the 2016 Shoalhaven Visitors Guide
  • Big 4 Bungalow Park