Africa Cup / SA Triathlon Championships

NMB Triathlon hosts the 2022 African Cup and SA Triathlon Championships in Nelson Mandela Bay on Sunday 20th March and look forward to welcoming athletes from around the World.

The following events will take place in Nelson Mandela Bay on race day;

ATU Elite Standard Distance / SA Elite Standard Distance Championships

* Elite athletes only
* $3,000 prize money
* Triathlon - 1500m Swim / 40km Cycle / 10km Run

SA Triathlon Standard Distance Championships

* Minimum age 18 years
* Triathlon - 1,500m Swim / 40km Cycle / 10km Run

SA Para Sprint Distance Championships

* Ages 16 years & over
* Triathlon - 750m Swim / 20km Cycle / 5km Run

SA Junior Sprint Distance Championships

* Age 16 - 19 years
* Triathlon - 750m Swim / 20km Cycle / 5km Run


Please be advised that any athlete who has tested positive for Covid-19 in the past 6 month is STRONGLY advised to get a Doctor's examination before competing.

All Covid-19 protocols willl be followed for this event and where necessary your personal details may be passed on to the local authorities to assist with contact tracing. 

No athlete should attend an event if they are not feeling 100% on race week. 

If the unlikely instance of the Championships being cancelled due to Covid-19 restrictions, a 80% refund will be given to all athletes.



Other upcoming Triathlon events managed by Zsports Events SA includes the Triathlon Summer Series and the PEople's Triathlon - a local half distance triathlon on the 6th March 2022.

PEople's triathlon