Africa Cup / SA Triathlon Championships

Nelson Mandela Bay Triathlon hosts the 2022 African Triathlon Cup and South African Triathlon Championships in Gqeberha, 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;

2022 African Triathlon Cup Nelson Mandela Bay 

* Elite athletes only
* $3,000 prize money
* Standard Distance Triathlon - 1.5k Swim / 40k Cycle / 10k Run

2022 African Triathlon Junior Cup Nelson Mandela Bay


* Junior athletes only
* Sprint Distance Triathlon - 750m Swim / 20k Cycle / 5k Run




 2022 South African Triathlon Age Group Championships

* Minimum age 18 years
* Standard Distance Triathlon - 1,5k Swim / 40k Cycle / 10k Run

2022 South African Triathlon Junior Championships 

* Junior athletes only
* Sprint Distance Triathlon - 750m Swim / 20k Cycle / 5k Run

2022 South African Paratriathlon Championships

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


ALL ATHLETES - please ensure you read and understand the Virutal Race Briefing.


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 in events.

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 4th September 2022.



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