15th March 2020 - 8am to 11am
Linton Army Camp
Long & Medium Courses: 9am start
Short Course: 10am start
Registration open from 8am
Event will include the Manawatu Secondary Schools Champs - specific details will be supplied prior to event.
IMPORTANT! Different Start Times!
Registration open from 8am.
Long Course & Medium Courses will start at 9am with a swim first, penguin start (i.e. fastest swimmers off first). Start will require you to self seed prior to the start of your race.
Short Course will start at 10am and you will swim first also. Penguin start & self seeded.
Long & Medium Course - will start with a swim first. You will need to self seed prior to the swim start (fastest first) and then dive into the pool at approx 2-3 second intervals. Your timing will start when you cross the timing mat at the swim entry. The bike course is draft legal. Please do not use aerobars (if you have them fitted) when riding in a group.
Safety is our utmost concern so please be safe when riding in groups and be wary & respectful of the other competitors.
Short Course - basically the same as the long course but NON-DRAFTING!
We will have some of younger members in transition to help those new or less experienced members with some tips & tricks on transition set up & advice on the course.
If you are not a financial member of the Manawatu Triathlon Club race fees are $20 per person.
If you aren't a financial member and would like to join please come and see our friendly registration helpers and they will let you know how to join.
Long Course: 400m swim, 19km bike, 4.5km run
Medium Course: 200m swim, 12km bike, 3km run
Short Course: 100m swim, 6km bike, 1.5km run