2020/21 - Race 1 at Linton

Event Date & Time

24th January 2021 - 8am to 11am


Linton Army Camp

Important Times

Sprint & 3/9/3 Courses: 9am start
Have a Go Course: 10am start
Registration open from 8am to 8.45am
Transition open from 8am to 8.45am
Race briefing 8:55am

Sprint & 3/9/3 courses will start at 9am with a swim first, penguin start (i.e. fastest swimmers off first).

Once seeded prior to the swim start (fastest first) and you will 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.

Safety is our utmost concern so please be safe when riding in groups and be wary & respectful of the other competitors.

Have a Go (Short Course) - basically the same as the long course and also 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, or checkout our membership page to join online.


Long Course: 400m swim, 19km bike, 5km run
Medium Course: 300m swim, 9km bike, 3km run
Have a go: 100m swim, 6km bike, 1km run


Please do not attend if you are feeling unwell.

Linton Army Camp require all occupants of any vehicle over 18 years of age to produce their Drivers License or photo ID to gain access.

Please pre-register here