The Manawatu Triathlon Club aims to promote fun & safe events for all. Our events are structured for beginners through to experienced athletes and cater for children and families, and are open to everyone whether club members or not.
Our standard Sunday club events are generally held at the Linton Army Camp.
Short Event: Triathlon consists of a 100 m Swim, 6.3 km Bike, 1.6 km Run (Summer)Duathlon consists of a 1.6 km Run, 6.3 km Bike, 1.6 km Run (Winter)
Medium Event: Triathlon consists of a 300 m Swim, 12.7 km Bike, 3.2 km Run (Summer)Duathlon consists of a 3.2 km Run, 12.7 km Bike, 1.6 km Run (Winter)
Long Event: Triathlon consists of a 400 m Swim, 19 km Bike, 4.7 km Run (Summer)Duathlon consists of a 4.7 km Run, 19 km Bike, 3.2 km Run (Winter)
You register on the Day of the Event for most events:Registrations close 15 min before the event start.
You may choose to participate in an event as an individual or as part of a team. Teams are well suited for family members each doing a different leg i.e. swim, bike or run.
You will be expected to:
The events are electronically timed and competitors are issued with a RFID timing bracelet that is worn on the ankle.
Results are normally published the next day on the clubs' website www.triclub.co.nz and through our facebook page.
Linton Army CampEvents that are held at the Linton Army Camp require all occupants of any vehicle over 18 years of age to produce their Drivers Licence or photo ID to gain access.