Tag: triathlon


Julia Creek Dirt n Dust Festival 2017

Featuring Australia’s toughest sprint triathlon (and a gentler one for the juniors), horse races, bull rides, live music, Australia’s best butt competition and novelty events such as bog snorkelling; it’s a dusty weekend for the ...
Pink Lady Triathlon Flyer

Pink Lady Triathlon 2017

The third annual Pink Lady Triathlon, hosted by the Free Radicals Tribe Triathlon Club, is coming in March. If you have ever wanted to kickstart your skills or participate in a triathlon to help fundraise ...

Hamilton Island Triathlon 2016

Challenge yourself with this unique triathlon experience that includes a cycle leg on a commercial runway, catamarans and helicopters as turning markers, and a stunning beach finish! This sprint distance triathlon will test your skills ...
Try a Tri August 2016

Come Try a Tri

Free Radicals Tri Club will be running both an adults' and a kids' free session and are welcoming along anyone who has ever even thought about learning to swim, bike and run!

Meet Rebecca Sheppard

Rebecca (Beck) Sheppard recently did the ‘impossible’ — she completed a full Ironman (3.8km swim, 180km bike, 42km run), battling injury, three flat tyres and six-months of training 20 hours a week, juggling working full ...
TRIATHLON - Hamilton Island Triathlon 2014

Hamilton Island Triathlon 2015

Participants will experience the beauty of the Whitsundays while completing a 750m swim in picturesque Catseye Bay, a 20km cycle including a unique airport runway section, and a 5km run through the island’s Marina Village.

Meet Caroline ‘Caro’ Tahana

With the finale of The Block 2015 drawing nearer, we caught up with Townsville’s own ‘Caro’ (AKA Caroline Tahana) — master budgeter, renovator and Ironman athlete — to get to know this time-maximising chocolate-devotee better. ...
Charlies Trousers Tri

Charlie’s Trousers Triathlon

In conjunction with the C.T. Tri and Adventure Mob, the Free Radicals Tribe Triathlon Club announces the inaugural Tri Charlies Trousers. Running over the weekend of October 24 and 25, several events are planned starting ...
X-Tream Tri

X-Tream Triathlon

Swim in the ocean at Pallarenda, mountain bike and trail run through the Town Common park and finish on the lush green grass of Walter Nesbit Park.

Meet Nikki Hammon

The word ‘inspiration’ gets bandied around a bit, but once you read this interview with Nikki Hammon we’re sure you’ll agree — she has certainly motivated us to do more. As a mother to three ...

Fuelling up for race day

As an Accredited Practicing Sports Dietitian who looks after the North Queensland Cowboys and does triathlon events herself, Alpha Omega Health’s Caitlin Braddick gives an insight into what to consider nutritionally before, during and after ...

Ironman Cairns 2015 Wrap Up

Free Radicals Tri Club’s Graham Pemberton did Cairns Half Ironman (70.3) yesterday, forming part of the strong Townsville contingent that travelled north for the iconic annual event. Here he reflects on the race, examining what ...

IRONMAN Cairns 2015

Townsville athletes will head up the coast for the iconic IRONMAN and IRONMAN 70.3 events that are known as the ultimate tests of endurance. Starting with a 3.8km swim at Palm Cove, competitors race up ...