EPIC WEEKEND OF OFF-ROAD SPORT AT X-ADVENTURE DUNSBOROUGH
What an incredible weekend it was with almost 1,500 competitors taking on the fifth annual X-Adventure Dunsborough; Australia’s largest off-road triathlon set in south west, Western Australia under sunny skies, and near-perfect racing conditions.
The racing was exciting and the vibe was electric!
Check out the Race Results and read the Race Report.
To view and purchase your race photos head to Supersport Images.
And for more amazing photos from the event thanks to Supersport and SkyWorks WA head to the Facebook Page where you can check out the:
Thank you for joining us in beautiful Dunsborough! To everyone involved from the support crews, the spectators, the friends, families, our sponsors, and the hundreds of kids challenging themselves and enjoying the event.
Well done to everyone who raced!
If you are already missing the action of X-Adventure and don't want to wait a whole year, why not think about the Augusta Adventure Fest this November, or pencil next year's X-Adventure dates in your diaries - 21st - 22nd April 2018 (confirmed date).
We will see you in 2018!
An incredible race through paradise
X-Adventure is Australia's largest off-road triathlon; a spectacular experience through the pristine wilderness surrounding Dunsborough, WA. Step up to the challenge by racing solo or team up with your friends to be part of the fun of X-Adventure 2017!
|Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd April 2018 (confirmed date for 2018)
|An epic adventure triathlon in paradise with Long Course, Short Course and 2 kids races
||Dunsborough, WA – one of the finest race venues in the world and a favourite weekend escape destination
Individuals and relay teams, of all ages and levels
1,500 competitors annually take part in this event making it Australia's Biggest Off-Road Triathlon!
Entries to the 2018 event will open in October 2017.
X-Adventure is the ultimate mix of triathlon and adventure racing; featuring ocean swimming, trail running and mountain bike riding conducted in a friendly, welcoming atmosphere for everyone.
The weekend includes races of 4 different distances so everyone can be involved (right down to 4yr/olds!)
A race for all ages and levels
- Long Course X-Adventure: 1500m ocean swim / 12km coast trail run / 20km mountain bike
- Short Course X-Adventure: 700m ocean swim / 6km coast trail run / 11km mountain bike
- Kids X-Adventure: 200m swim / 2.5km trail run / 4km mountain bike
- Groms X-Adventure: 800m trail run / 1200m mountain bike (no swim)
The location and course
X-Adventure is an event that will go straight to the memory bank as not only an awesome challenge, but also for the sheer beauty of the landscapes you race through.
Dunsborough on beautiful Geographe Bay, WA, is renowned for its stunning coastal trails, beautiful blue water and awe-inspiring scenery, and that’s why it’s the chosen spot for this spectacular off-road triathlon.
You’ll swim through the turquoise waters of one of Western Australia's best beaches, run along a sculpted granite coastline interspersed with golden sand, and get to enjoy the roller coaster single track through fields of wildflowers and native grasstrees on your mountain bike.
“The course is amazing - a great swim, rock hopping along the coast, able to pick up a bit of speed on the trail run on the way back and then the mountain bike course just speaks for itself - it’s a mountain bikers dream with heaps of single track and twists and turns. I was smiling the whole way!” Ben Allen, X-Adventure Dunsborough Long Course Winner 2014 and 2015