XTri Robertson 2013 Open-water swim events

The inaugural XTri Robertson 2013 is more than just a triathlon — it’s a weekend sporting festival with plenty of swimming, mountain biking and trail running options for all levels of athlete. If you are looking to get some open-water training in this is a great option. If you are nervous of the ocean, this would also be an awesome opportunity to build some confidence!

Where: Goudmyn on the R317; 12km from Robertson in the Langeberg Valley on the mighty Breede River
When: 16 November 2013
Website: xtri.co.za
Facebook: Xtri
GPS Coordinates: S 33° 52.196 E 19° 59.814

In addition to the XTri Lite on the Saturday and the XTri Ultra on the Sunday, the following distance open-water swims on the Breede River will take place on the Saturday afternoon:

  • 200m at 14:00
  • 800m at 14:20
  • 1.5km, 3km and 5km all start at 15:00

The river flows very gently, wetsuits are optional and will be classified differently.

One of the top Lifesaving clubs in SA will be on duty on SUP’s.

XTri Robertson open-water swim on the Breede River
XTri Robertson open-water swim on the Breede River


Outdoor adventure enthusiast living on the Garden Route.

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