11 Aug 2017 Coolangatta Gold
EARLY BIRDS NOW OPEN!
The Coates Hire Coolangatta Gold returns to Coolangatta Beach Saturday 7th- Sunday 8th October 2017. It is one of the most challenging endurance races in surf sports.
Long Course – October 8, 2017, from 7.00am for marshalling 7.30am event start
A course designed for the endurance surf sport competitor who is up for the Ultimate Challenge. A gruelling 41.8km that covers the Gold Coast strip from Coolangatta to Broadbeach, testing athletes to their limit. Compete as an individual U19 to 50+ or part of a team.
Short Course – October 7, 2017, from 7.00am for marshalling 7.30am event start
A course designed for the everyday endurance athlete that commands the best. With 21km of surf sport endurance action, this new look course includes all legs arriving in and out of Coolangatta Beach allowing for increased engagement with fans and a great atmosphere to help cheer you on. Compete as an individual U19 to 50+ or part of a team.
Youth Challenge- Sunday October 8 2017- 9:30am
This event is especially designed for our aspiring lifesavers and future ocean and beach event competitors (10-16 year old’s) who are up for a challenge and keen to be part of the main event experience.
The course consists of a 300m soft sand run, a 400m swim, 400m run, 500m board and then a 50m run to conclude at the elite finish arch.