DUATHLON SCHOOLS CHALLENGE

The Schools Challenge is an opportunity for schools to compete in the Discovery Triathlon World Cup Cape Town. Learners from 14 - 18 years old can compete either as an individual or in a team of two or three members. Learners will be representing their Schools as they vie for glory to claim one of the four trophies up for grabs.

  • Greatest number of entries – Across both Triathlon and Duathlon

  • Fastest Sprint Team – Duathlon

  • Fastest Super Sprint Team – Duathlon

  • Fastest Sprint Team – Triathlon

CATEGORY AGE GROUP RUN CYCLE RUN
Super Sprint Individual 12 - 15 2.5km 10km 2.5km
Super Sprint Team 12 - 15 2.5km 10km 2.5km
Sprint Individual 16 - 18 5km 20km 5km
Sprint Team 14 - 18 5km 20km 5km

Early Bird Special - Early bird entries include a 10% discount on the regular ticket price and Priority Athlete Status - which allows you additional benefits that will enhance your race day experience as a reward for entering early. Offer is limited to the first 300 entries across the Triathlon and the Duathlon entry categories. One parking pass per entry or team only

SCHEDULE

TIME ACTIVITY VENUE
Friday 9 February 2018
12:00-19:00 Race Registration Jetty 2, V&A Waterfront
Saturday 10 February 2018
09:00- 16:00 Race Registration Jetty 2, V&A Waterfront
10:00 Race Briefing info V&A Waterfront Amphitheatre
Sunday 11 February 2018
05:15 – 06:45 Bike Check In Open (sprint distance) Transition 2
07:30 Duathlon Sprint Distance Race Start Race Village, Green Point Common Fields
10:00 Sprint Distance Prize Giving Race Village, Green Point Common Fields
10:40 – 13:30 Bike Check Out (sprint distance) Transition 2
10:45 – 11:45 Bike Check In Open (super sprint distance) Race Village, Green Point Common Fields
12:00 Super Sprint Distance Race Start ace Village, Green Point Common Fields
13:30 Super Sprint Distance Prize Giving Race Village, Green Point Common Fields
18:00 Bike Check Closes Transition 1 and Transition 2

School Challenge Rules:

  • Team participation category will be determined by the age of the oldest member of the team. Age groups are aligned to TSA age group categories

  • Teams can consist of 2 or 3 members and can be male/female or mixed teams

  • Teams with two members: One of the members will do two legs of the race

  • Teams with three members: First member to run; second member to cycle; third member to run