Nepean Triathlon retrospective – 1986

The Nepean Triathlon race format began to be locked into place with a mostly triangular 1km swim in the Nepean river followed a loop course of a 37km cycle to the country town of Wallacia follwed by a tough, hilly 12km run.

Champions for 1986 were Annette Dwyer taking out the womens for the second successive year with a flamboyant triathlete Nigel Barber taking out the men´s. Nigel went onto work for a the major Triathlon magazine of the time.

1986 men´s winner: Nigel Barber

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