The 2012 ASICS Victor Harbor Triathlons & Fun Run had 1410 competitors so don’t leave your entry too late. Final & compulsory registration will be held on Saturday late afternoon & night at the Anchorage Seafront Hotel on the Cnr Coral St & Flinders Parade between 2 & 7pm where you may also lodge your late entries with the appropriate late entry fee.
Sunday morning is race day with the Short Distance Triathlon starting at 8:30am sharp, shortly followed by the 5km run/walk at 9am. The Olympic Distance briefing is also at 9am followed by the starts at 9:30am & 1:30pm is the start time for the mini triathlon for children of 7 years & older. It’s pure fun with NO recorded times or awards presented. The run course will interact with the Olympic Distance Triathlon run leg. Parking is close to the race site, also plenty of vantage points to watch the races unfold. Both swims are in the sheltered Inland Sea water of Encounter Lakes.
The Short Distance Triathlon consists a of 150 metre swim, an 8km ride along foreshore to Whalers Inn and return then a short 1.5km run within the subdivision.
The Olympic Distance Triathlon consists of a 1500 metre swim, 2 x 20km loop cycle course into the countryside towards Inman Valley, on a CLOSED ROAD of all traffic except cyclists for your safety & the run course consists of 2 x 5km loop course, through the Encounter Lakes housing estate.
The mini triathlon is a 50m beach shore swim or wade & 2 km cycle in the Lakes subdivision & a 400m run towards the beach & return.
Plenty of race recovery food will be on site for finishing competitors. For spectators a cafe is very near by to provide you with hot food and refreshments.