Event Details

Date: Monday 20th January 2020


Registration opens: 5:00 PM
Race Briefing: 5:45 PM
Race Start: 6:00 PM

Location: First Basin, Cataract Gorge, grassed area near pool.

More details: Cataract Gorge will hold the first Swimrun Wild event of 2020, and only the second Swimrun event in Tasmania.

This course is short and sharp, and will have competitors completing 5 laps, each consisting of a 160m swim across the first basin, followed by a 400m dash around the gorge to the start.

Making use of a unique course which is located close to the Launceston  city centre, this event is sure to be memorable.

Grass, hills, water, dirt and rocks, come prepared and remember, bring a mate (teams of 2 only) and what ever you start with (equipment) , you have to finish with.


Entry numbers are limited & all competitors must be at least 18.

Spectators under 18 must be supervised by a parent or guardian at all times.


Are you wondering what the course looks like?


Special thanks to the Launceston City Council for working with us to make this event possible.

Location Details


Cataract Gorge Reserve

74-90 Basin Rd, West Launceston TAS 7250


Parking: Available on site

Cataract Gorge Map