Gold Coast to host ITU World Triathlon Grand Final

The 2018 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final will take place between September 12 and 16 on Australia's Gold Coast.

| July 3, 2017 | NEWS

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Queensland, Australia will be hosting yet another major triathlon event next year - after the 2016 Ironman 70.3 World Championship took place on the Sunshine Coast last year, the 2018 Commonwealth Games will take place on the Gold Coast followed by the ITU World Triathlon Grand Final from September 12 to 16.

Organizers are expecting over 5,000 athletes from 46 different nations to take part in the event, which will be held at Southport Broadwater Parklands, the site of the ITU World Triathlon Gold Coast and the site that also hosted the 2009 ITU World Championship.