Nelson Mandela Bay Triathlon

2021 SA Duathlon Championships - Nelson Mandela Bay

NMB Triathlon will be hosting the 2021 SA Duathlon Championships in Nelson Mandela Bay on Saturday 30th October and look forward to welcoming athletes from around South Africa.

Unfortunately (at this stage) during Level 3 Covid-19, this is still a CLOSED EVENT and we'll advise if this situation changes.



The Championships will feature the following events;

Super-Sprint Distance

* Ages 12 - 15 years
* Duathlon - 2.5km Run / 10km Cycle / 1.25km Run

Sprint Distance

* Minimum age 16 years
* Duathlon - 5km Run / 20km Cycle / 2.5km Run)

Olympic Distance

* Minimum age 18 years
* Duathlon - 10km Run / 40km Cycle / 5km Run

Long Distance

* Minimum age 18 years
* Duathlon - 12.5km Run / 60km Cycle / 7.5km Run


Please be advised that any athlete who has tested positive for Covid-19 in the past 6 month MAY NOT take part in a Zsports event without presenting a Doctor's (ideally sports doctor) letter advising that they have been examined and are cleared to take part in strenuous exercise.

All entrants agree to being temperature checked and the answering of relevant Covid questions prior to taking part in the event. If necessary your personal details will 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 the morning of the event. 

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 25th September 2021.

PEople's triathlon


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Triathlon South Africa
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