On the 1st November 2014, Robben Island will host the historic TriRock Robben Island triathlon.
Tri-Robben Island offers athletes a truly historical and prestigious experience as they spend a day on the island where Madiba spent much of his time in prison.
Tri-Robben Island will be an experience comprising of two races. (“4:14:4”) A 400m swim, 14km cycle and 4km run and (“8:28:8”) an 800m swim, 28km cycle and 8km run. Each race will include a swim in the harbour, a cycle and a run that will take athletes passed various landmarks on the island, such as the Robben Island Prison, the Lighthouse and the famous WW2 cannon. An added bonus includes local music throughout the day.