TRIATHLON 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 – Triathlon

  • Fastest Sprint Team – Duathlon

  • Fastest Super Sprint Team – Duathlon

CATEGORY AGE GROUP SWIM CYCLE RUN
Sprint Individuals 16 - 18 500m 20 km 5 km
Sprint Team 14 - 18 500m 20 km 5 km

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
07:00 – 08:30 Bike Check In Open Transition 1 and Transition 2
09:00 Sprint Triathlon Race Start Quay 6, V&A Waterfront
12:50 Sprint Distance Prize Giving Race Village
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 swim; second member to cycle; third member to run