Kids Triathlon

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the Triathlon distance?

The Kids triathlon consists of the following distances:
Kids triathlon 8 to 11 years 100 m swimming, 5 km cycling and 1.25 km running
Kids triathlon 12 to 13 years 250 m swimming, 10 km cycling and 2.5 km running
Kids triathlon 14 to 15 years 375 m swimming, 10 km cycling and 2.5 km running

How is the age category of my child determined?

We assign age categories in accordance with the NTB rules, which means that your age on 31 December 2020 determines what category you will participate in.
Example 1:
If you were born on 15 April 2006, your age during the event will be 14 years. On 31 December 2020, your age is still 14 years. You will be assigned to the 14-15 years category.

Example 2:
If you were born on 15 August 2006, your age during the event will be 13 years. However, on 31 December 2020, your age is 14 years. You will be assigned to the 14-15 years category.