FIRST TIMERS SESSION – SUN 25 FEBRUARY
Where – Whitfords Nodes Beach Park, Hillarys
When – Sunday 25 February
Time – Check-in 7.30am; Start time promptly at 7.45am
Length – The session will go until approximately 9am
Cost – $15pp and this will go as a donation to our event charity, The Esther Foundation
What the session will include:
– Short swim practice
– Preparing for a triathlon
– Setting up in transition
– The Swim Course
– The Cycle Course
– The Run Course
– Post event tips
Please bring along your bathers, a towel and a spare change of clothes if you wish. Swimming caps will be provided.
Entries for this session will close Friday, 23 February at 3pm.*
(*walk ups are welcome on the day – please bring correct money with you for payment)
**Please note – there will be no parking available inside the Whitfords Nodes car park. All attendees will need to park in the car park along Northside Dr (behind the Marina) and then cut through the walk path to Whitfords Nodes Park. To view a parking map, please click here.
WHERE DO I START?
Did you know that 70% of those participating in the SunSmart Women’s Triathlon are attempting a triathlon for the first time?
Triathlon is part of the multisport family and consists of a Swim-Bike-Run combination of events. The SunSmart Women’s Triathlon has six distance options: TriEvents Tadpoles, mini triathlon, short triathlon, long triathlon and the duathlon. With a bit of preparation a triathlon is surprisingly not as hard as it looks and it’s super fun!
The SunSmart Women’s Triathlon recognises that there are plenty of women who want to have a go but don’t know where to start! Luckily, the event has plenty to offer those doing a triathlon for the first time including:
- First Timer Session – TBC
- Ocean Swim Sessions – TBC
- Venue Tours – click here
STEP-BY-STEP BEGINNERS GUIDE
Click here to view our Step-By-Step Beginners Guide, outlining exactly what to do on event day!
DON’T HAVE A BIKE? HERE ARE SOME HIRE OPTIONS…
Ride Advice Cyclery also have Specialized demo bikes for use! Test rides can be booked through the store by popping into 5/36-40 Milligan St, Perth or calling (08) 9321 0466.