28 Jun 2010

NZ to host Triathlon world championship series finale

3:27 pm on 28 June 2010

Auckland will host the grand final of the Triathlon world championship series in October 2012.

The event will be the final race in the eight race series and the proposed course will be in up and down Queen St and throughout the main CBD with competitors completing eight laps on the bike leg of the race.

The finish line will be at Queens Wharf.

There'll be a dress rehearsal for the event with Auckland hosting a World Cup event in 2011.