Race Distances

CGT OFFICIAL CHAMPIONSHIP RACE DISTANCES 

THESE DISTANCES MAY VARY IN SPONSORED NON CHAMPIONSHIP EVENTS.

Ages are calculated at at 31 December in the year the season ends

i.e.  in a season running from 1 September 2016 to 31 August 2017 your age for events in that period are age at 31 December 2017

 TRIATHLON

 Category Swim Cycle Run Min. Age 
8 – 9 years      (non-competitive) 200m swim 5km cycle 1,25km run 8
10 – 11 years  (non-competitive) 200m swim 5km cycle 1,25km run 10
12 – 13 years – Mini distance (Super Sprint) 400m swim 10km cycle 2,5km run 12
14 – 15 years – Mini Distance (Super Sprint) 400m swim 10km cycle 2,5km run 14
16 – 17 years –   Sprint distance 750m swim 20km cycle 5km run 16
18 – 19 years –   Sprint Distance 750m swim 20km cycle 5km run 18
Elite / U23 / Age   groupers – Standard Olympic Distance 1,5km swim 40km cycle 10km run 18

 

DUATHLON

Category Run Cycle Run Min. Age 
8 – 9 years      (non-competitive) 1,25km run 5km cycle 1,25km run 8
10 – 11 years  (non-competitive) 1,25km run 5km cycle 1,25km run 10
12 – 13 years – Mini distance (Super Sprint) 2,5km run 10km cycle 1,25km run 12
14 – 15 years – Mini distance (Super Sprint) 2,5km run 10km cycle 1,25km run 14
16 – 17 years –   Sprint Distance 5km run 20km cycle 2,5km run 16
18 – 19 years –   Sprint Distance 5km run 20km cycle 2,5km run 18
Elite / U23 / Age   groupers – Standard Olympic Distance 10km run 40km cycle 5km run 18

 

AQUATHLON

 Category Run Swim Run Min. Age 
8 – 9 years      (non-competitive) 750m run 300m swim 750m run 8
10 – 11 years  (non-competitive) 750m run 300m swim 750m run 10
12 – 13 years – Mini distance (Super Sprint) 1km run 400m swim 1km run 12
14 – 15 years – Mini distance (Super Sprint) 1km run 400m swim 1km run 14
16 – 17 years –   Sprint Distance 1,25km run 500m swim 1,25km run 16
18 – 19 years –   Sprint Distance 1,25km run 500m swim 1,25km run 18
Elite / U23 / Age   groupers 2,5km run 1km swim 2,5km run 18