The 2013 Coolangatta Gold Festival of Surf, Sand and Sweat now has something for everyone. An extended program of events includes the Great Gold Coast Ocean Swim, a 5km beach fun run, the Sandstorm – Coolangatta Gold’s Beach Volleyball tournament and a family fun day in addition to the iconic Coolangatta Gold ironman race. Whether you’ve been training to take on one of the most testing ironman races of its kind or just want a day out at the beach with the family, the festival will be a day of fun and excitement not to be missed! Join the gold rush on Sunday 20th October at Coolangatta beach on the Gold Coast.
A test of endurance comprising a surf ski leg, followed by a beach run, then a surf swim; another beach run and a board race, before the final gruelling beach run to finish the race.
Coolangatta Gold 5km Family Fun Run
The Coolangatta Gold 5km Family Fun Run means there's something for everyone. A fun, physical experience for the entire family to enjoy, entrants can choose their racing pace-walking, running most of the way or running the entire way.
Now entering its third season, Ky Hurst’s Great Australian Swim Series will once again bring an exciting and innovative sporting experience to swimmers of all ages and abilities. For further information please click here.