Two BTC members (Krista Page and Rod Staines) will take on 'The Ultimate Challenge' in 2016 - Ultraman Australia.
Ultraman Australia starts and finishes at iconic Noosa Heads beach, in front of the Noosa Heads Surf Lifesaving Club. This event attracts athletes who seek to explore the extreme in physical and mental abilities. The race is limited to 45 athletes on an invitation-only basis and attracts participants from around the world. All event details are at http://ultramanoz.com.au/
BTC will be facilitating a few sessions around the Ultraman Events. Approximate details are as follows:
- SATURDAY, 5:30AM: Bicycle ride departing from Noosa Lions Park at 5:30am sharp. We will headto Twin Waters for a 68km bike 'out and back. We will then return to Main Beach to hopefully see Rod and Krista come out of the water (around 9:10AM). We will then ride towards Cooroy along the Ultraman bike course to do a loop of around 90km - although there are many opportunities to cut it short. The total ride is best suited to intermediate-advanced riders as the average speed will be about 28km/hour.
- SUNDAY, shortly after 5:30AM: Run through the National Park leaving after Rod and Krista depart on their bike ride (at5:30AM). This will be a long run of up to 75 minutesbefore brekky at Café Le Monde.
- MONDAY: Pace with and/ or cheer on Rod and Krista as they run a double marathon !!