The most popular distance, the Short Aqua starts with a 400m swim in Wollongong harbour, followed by a flat 3km (1.5k out and back) run along the picture perfect blue-mile. Ages 13 years and up, solo or tag team with a friend.
The Short Aquathon is a fun fitness hit out. Have a go, have a laugh, or race hard. Enjoy a professional, fun, safety focused event, in a beautiful location.
START: Female & Team
Individual 1st, 2nd, 3rd per age and gender medals.
Teams: 1st, 2nd, 3rd
Don’t feel like doing the whole Aquathon yourself? More of a runner or swimmer? Then buddy up and enter as a relay with one swimmer and runner- The RMB Lawyers Relay Team is for you
One is the swimmer, one is the runner. Relay style – Simple as that.
- GRAB A MATE
- Choose your preferred distance
- Enter online – select ‘teams’.
- Select your division
- Join the fun
- Entry to Australia’s largest Aquathon
- Amazing team of staff and volunteers
- Eyeline swim cap
- Finisher medal
- Electronic timing and results
- Entry to barrel draws
- Placegetters medals
- Professional event safety & services
A single lap 400m swim inside mostly sheltered Wollongong recreational harbour, supported by experienced lifesavers.
Exit the sand and its a short dash to your run change area.
3km total run, features an out and back spectacular course along the blue mile coastal track and adjoining coastal parkland – follows the alongside the ocean the whole way!
AQUATHON IS FUN
Aquathon entrants are treated to a safe and fun event, supported by a spectacular location, on course safety services such as water safety, friendly course marshals, signage and water stations.