Kids and first timers welcome at Rainbow Beach Triathlon

It is all family friendly on the weekend of 3 and 4 September 2011, the first Goldcross Cycles Rainbow Beach Triathlon. Both adults and kids can compete.

Active Kids Triathlon: Waves are organised by age groups and gender. The race is multi-loop for older children. The bike and run both take place on closed roads. Course marshalls will be positioned around the course to assist and encourage children throughout the event.

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Rainbow Beach Triathlon

I think there is probably not a better location for a triathlon – beach swims, runs central to town and cycle legs out to beautiful Inskip Point. The weekend of 3 and 4 September 2011 will see our first triathlon event – the Goldcross Cycles Rainbow Beach Triathlon. Kindly sponsored by Gympie Regional Council, the weekend offers triathletes the opportunity to race an Olympic distance triathlon over two days by completing 2 x ‘sprint distance’ events of 750m swim/20km ride/5km run in consecutive days.

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Days Out – Gympie Lake Alford Playground (Duckponds)

If you are visiting Gympie for the day, or heading to Rainbow and need a spot to picnic, or burn some energy – this playground will be the new spot in town to let the kids have a run. It has always been a beautiful place to visit – with Duckponds and plentiful picnic tables, now the kids will love the huge fenced playground – with all new equipment, 2 climbing frames, loads of swings, things that swirl, bounce and squirt!

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