Wildman Triathlon to highlight annual Watamu carnival
The 2016 edition of the Annual Watamu Sports Festival will be held on Saturday and Sunday at the Turtle Bay Resort, Kilifi County.
Wildman Triathlon will be the main highlight of the festival and has attracted more than 200 local and visiting triathletes.
Also to spice up the festival will be water polo, a kayak race, 10km beach run while yoga and wife-carrying.
Triathlon will feature a 1.5km swim, 40km cycle before finishing off with a 10km Olympic distance. The sprint trip will see competitors battle over a 750m swim, 20km cycle and 5km run around the scenic Watamu Bay area.
The event organisers noted that the festival is geared towards marketing Kilifi County as a leading sports destination.