Alistair and Jonny Brownlee try surfing during post-Commonwealth Games downtime

They're the best triathletes in the world - but can the Brownlee brothers surf?

Alistair and Jonny Brownlee meet a koala bear

Alistair and Jonny are enjoying some downtime in Australia's Gold Coast after completing their Commonwealth Games events.

The pair endured a disappointing men's race, with both failing to finish in the medal positions. They also competed in the mixed relay, where Team England took silver behind Australia.

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The brothers had spent time training in Queensland ahead of the Games, and remained on the Gold Coast for a short break before their return to Leeds.

Alistair and Jonny Brownlee meet a koala bear

They were filmed taking to the waves at Burleigh Heads, a renowned surfing spot, and also met some of the local wildlife - including a cute koala bear.

The brothers tried surfing on the Gold Coast
Alistair proves he can ride the waves as well as a tri bike
Alistair and Jonny Brownlee meet a koala bear
The brothers tried surfing on the Gold Coast
Alistair proves he can ride the waves as well as a tri bike