Xterra heads to Langkawi, Malaysia – 07.05.2016
For 2016 XTERRA Malaysia will be heading to the tropical island of Langkawi on Malaysia’s West coast for the weekend of 7th May 2016.
After 2 years in our previous venue, Putrajaya, Langkawi will be taking XTERRA Malaysia to a new level. WIth it’s golden sand beaches and some truly world class trails this is set to be the hottest race in the XTERRA world series Calendar.
Xterra Malaysia is proud to partner with the Berjaya Resort Langkawi for 2016. The resort will be hosting our race expo, race pack collection, awards dinner as well as hosting the race on it’s own beachfront!
Off-road Triathlon – swimming, mountain bike cycling and trail-running.
The XTERRA Global Tour is owned and produced by TEAM Unlimited. The XTERRA race series is the most-known series of off-road triathlons, and is considered by most to be the “de facto” world championship of the sport.
It began in 1996 on the island of Maui as “Aquaterra”, and was later renamed “XTERRA”.
As an off-road race, the distances vary widely depending on the terrain available. The target distances are as follows:
– Championship/Pro: 1.5 km swim, 30 km mountain biking, 11 km trail run
– Sprint: 750 m swim, 20 km mountain biking, 5 km trail run
Calling all XTERRA Warriors! Our Early Bird Registration is now LIVE. Make sure to secure your spot for XTERRA Malaysia 2016 in Langkawi from the 7th May 2016.
Register now to secure your spot for XTERRA Malaysia 2016!