The Slater + Gordon Burleigh Swim Run Australia Day Challenge on Monday, 28 January 2019 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+.
The morning consists of three events - the Challenge, the Taste Tester & the Young Guns - with all events involving an ocean swim (a wade for the young guns) and beach running, with distances that can be achieved by all ages and abilities.
All events are individual based except for "The Challenge" which also offers a teams option as well.
The Challenge (solo or team):
400m swim + 4km beach run
The Taste Tester:
200m swim + 2km beach run
The Young Guns Challenge (5 to 12 years old):
400m wade + 400m beach run