Junior Triathlon Race Categories & Distances

RACE CATEGORIES

Age groups for racing are based on the age as at the 31st December of the year the race takes place.

CATEGORY

TriStart

TriStar 1

TriStar 2

TriStar 3

Youth

Junior

AGE

8

9 and 10

11 and 12

13 and 14

15 and 16

17, 18 and 19

 

STANDARD RACE DISTANCES PER AGE GROUP 

 
 TRISTART AQUATHLON DUATHLON TRIATHLON
SWIM Pool – 50m
Open Water – 50 to 100m
  Pool – 50m
Open Water – 50 to 100m
BIKE   Grass – 800m
Tarmac – 1.5km
Grass – 800m
Tarmac – 1.5km
RUN 600 m Run before bike – 400m
Run after bike – 200m
600 m
TRISTAR 1
SWIM Pool – 150m
Open Water – 150 to 200m
Pool – 150m
Open Water – 150 to 200m
BIKE Grass – 2km
Tarmac – 4km
Grass – 2km
Tarmac – 4km
RUN 1.5km Run before bike – 1.2km Run after bike – 400m 1.2km
TRISTAR 2
SWIM Pool – 250m
Open Water – 200 to 300m
Pool – 250m
Open Water – 200 to 300m
BIKE Grass – 4km
Tarmac – 6km
Grass – 4km
Tarmac – 6km
RUN 2km Run before bike – 1.6km Run after bike – 600m 1.8km
TRISTAR 3
SWIM Pool – 400m
Open Water – 300 to 350m
Pool – 300m
Open Water – 300 to 350m
BIKE Grass – 6km
Tarmac – 8km
Grass – 6km
Tarmac – 8km
RUN 3km Run before bike – 2km
Run after bike – 800m
2.4km
YOUTH
SWIM Pool – 400m
Open Water – 300 to 350m
Pool – 300m
Open Water – 300 to 350m
BIKE Grass – 6km
Tarmac – 8km
Grass – 6km
Tarmac – 8km
RUN 3km Run before bike – 2km
Run after bike – 800m
2.4km