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Slater + Gordon Burleigh Swim Run Australia Day Challenge 2021
The iconic community fitness event 'Slater + Gordon Burleigh Swim Run Australia Day Challenge' is a fun community fitness event held in front of the Burleigh Lifeguard Headquarters that is open to everybody from kids as young as 5 years to adults 60yrs plus.
The morning consists of three events (the Challenge 400-metre ocean swim and four-kilometre beach run, the Taste Tester 200-metre ocean swim and 2km beach run & the Young Guns 400-metre wade and 400-metre beach run for 5-12-year-olds) with all events with distances that can be achieved by all ages and abilities.
All events are individual (solo) based except for 'The Challenge' which also offers a teams option (of your choice) as well.
The event is run and coordinated by Burleigh SLSC.
The event is raising funds and awareness for SLDO 'Save Lives Donate Organs'
Please note: The age you are for each race will be the category you race in, e.g. if I'm 12 on Australia Day race, I'll race in the 12 and under category.