“I entered the Hi-Tec Walkerbay Xtreme Big 6 again this year because I fell in love with the event last year! I can’t wait to compete in this amazing event again and to encourage those willing to put their body to the test, to join me.”

Alessandra is a student at Stellenbosch and a swimmer recently turned triathlete! She met inspiring athletes at the event last year who encouraged her to find her own xtreme, ultimately motivating her to improve on her results from last year and achieve new goals.

The atmosphere of the whole weekend is unbeatable

“I love the wide variety of events on offer, the atmoshpere and the friendly crowd. Plus, getting involved with other like-minded people is so much fun! I tell everyone about the event and find myself encouraging them to enter.”

Follow Yousuf, a triathlete and student from Cape Town who entered the Hi-Tec Walkerbay Xtreme for the adventure factor.

“The event is well organized, plus the atmosphere is always great throughout race weekend. It’s an awesome opportunity for parents, kids and the whole family to make a sport weekend of WBX. Loads of fun to be had!”

Follow Ameen

An awesome opportunity to get the whole family together…


“It’s the best triathlon ever and a great weekend away!”

Follow Ashraf, a runner, triathlete and trail runner from Cape Town. He did the Hi-Tec Walkerbay Xtreme in 2017 and was blown away by the location, the people and the organisation of the event as a whole.

“What I find attractive about Hi-Tec Walker Bay Xtreme is the vibrant location. Hermanus is one of my favourite holidays destinations so to be able to race in town is quite cool. Also the different events & that it is just a fun weekend filled with racing.”

Follow Jacques

There is no other event like it. The mix of events and formats makes for some exciting racing!

“I love the venue, timing in the year and the triathlon. What attracts me to the WBX is the fact that there are so many different events to choose from and you can do multiple events over a few days.”

Follow Logan

Get out of the hustle and bustle of the city for a weekend.

“I love a weekend away and I love an active weekend – this is the perfect double whammy! I couldn’t think of a better getaway than being active, for a whole weekend, in a beautiful setting. The most attractive thing about Hi-Tec Walkerbay Xtreme is that there are so many events available.”

Follow Kate

You don’t want to miss out!

“After seeing and hearing about how great the event was last year, I was definitely not missing it this year!”


Follow Miguel. He lives in Cape Town but grew up in Hermanus and still calls it his second home. He is a triathlon coach for My Training Day as well as a long distance triathlete who has decided to take on the challenge of the Big 6 at WBX 2019!

Follow Simone, a student in her 3rd year at UCT. She is a triathlete and entered the WBX because of her love for triathlons, as well as the excitement of all the races and getting to watch friends and family as they enjoy every minute of their race. 

“I find the whole weekend attractive, the fact that there is a race for pretty much everyone, young and old. I love the fact that it brings people together all over the joy of sport.” 

Follow our 9 Hi-Tec Walkerbay Xtreme 2019 Ambassadors leading up to the event and stay inspired to #FindYourXtreme!