Nelson Mandela Bay Triathlon Championships

Sunday 26th November 2017

Welcome to the Home Page of the Zsports managed Nelson Mandela Bay Triathlon Championships website. The Nelson Mandela Bay Triathlon Championships is hosted by About IT.

Recently rebranded from Eastern Province Triathlon Association, Nelson Mandela Bay Triathlon are hosting their 2017/18 regional championships on Sunday 26th November at Pollok Beach, Port Elizabeth.

OPEN TO ALL budding triathletes but only Triathlon South Africa (TSA) registered participants will be considered for team selection following the Championships.

The Championships will feature:-

  • Youth Triathlon (12-15 yrs of age) - 300m Swim / 10km Cycle / 2.5km Run
  • Junior Triathlon (16 - 19 yrs) - 750m Swim / 20km Cycle / 5km Run
  • Senior Triathlon (20 yrs +) - 1500m Swim / 40km Cycle / 10km Run

Top 3 age group winners will receive NMBT Championship medals.

The Age Groups for the above Championship events will be defined as follows:-

  • Youth Triathlon (12 - 15 yrs)
  • Junior Triathlon (16 - 19yrs)
  • Senior Triathlon (5 year intervals - 20-24yrs, 25-29yrs, 30-34yrs, ... 80yrs and over)

For the Championship, the age of participant is determined by their age as at 31st December 2017.

See Championship Program for breakdown of event times.

Also included in the Program will be triathlon events for the social / non-registered triathletes and these events include;

  • Super Sprint Distance Triathlon (12yrs and older) - 300m Swim / 10km Cycle / 2.5km Run
  • Sprint Distance Triathlon (16 yrs and older) - 750m Swim / 20km Cycle / 5km Run
  • Standard Distance Triathlon (20 yrs +) - 1500m Swim / 40km Cycle / 10km Run

For these social races there will be no medals, age groups or prizes.


Championships pre-registration / race briefing

A meet and greet will take place at the Summerstrand Shopping Village on Saturday 25th November 2017 at 5pm where all registered participants will receive race instruction for the Sunday morning. Race route information will be discussed in detail and this is your opportunity to ensure any uncertainly with regards to rules and route are made clear to you.


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