SA Dua Champs 2017

The South African Duathlon Championships and Long Distance Championships will be held in KZN at the Midmar Resort on the 2nd July 2017.  For full event information Click here.

With regards to the Selection of the TSA Duathlon Teams for 2017 and 2018 please urgently take note of the information below –

WORLD DUATHLON CHAMPIONSHIPS –

SELECTION OF 2017 AND 2018 TEAMS.

a.       2017 World Duathlon Championships – SELECTION NOTES

The 2017 Duathlon World Championships forms part of the ITU Multi-sport World Championships festival in Penticton in Canada, hosted towards the end of August2017 and with Athlete entries closing at the end of April.  As a result Selectors have been requested to select a duathlon team (maximum 20 in each age category) based on the following criteria:

i.      The 2016 provincial/regional duathlon championship results.

ii.      The 2017 SA National Triathlon Championships.

iii.      The 2016 Duathlon World Championships.

iv.      In addition we would also ask athletes with credible results of the past 24 months to send a motivation for inclusion if they wish. This motivation must reach the CGT Chairman via email chair@triathlon-cgt.org.za by no later than 24 April 2017 for consideration (this date will not be extended).

b.      2018 World Duathlon Championships – SELECTION NOTES

i.      Selection for the TSA Teams to compete at the World Duathlon Championships 2018 which will be part of the 2018 ITU Multi-sport World Championships festival in Finland to be hosted at the beginning of July 2018 will only be made from the results for the 2017 SA Duathlon Championships.

c.       2017 Long Distance World Duathlon Championships – SELECTION NOTES

i.      The 2017 LD Duathlon World Championships is in Zofingen, Switzerland in September.

ii.      This team will be selected based on the 2017 SA LD Duathlon Championships results at Midmar in KZN to be held on 2nd July 2017.