Event Details

Date: Saturday 30th January 2021


Registration opens: 1:00 PM
Race Briefing: 1:45 PM
Race Start: 2:00 PM

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

More details: Cataract Gorge will hold the first Swimrun Wild event of 2021.

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.

Entries open on Saturday 23rd January, numbers are limited and this is a COVID safe event. 


Entry numbers are limited & all competitors must be at least 16 years old.

Competitors 16-18 y.o. must attend registration with their parent or guardian to complete the waiver.

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