SA’s longest standing triathlon series – the TINMAN TRI presented by ZONE 3 is up next, 29th OCT DURBAN BEACHFRONT.
SA’s only draft legal tri series – based 100% on having fun and just competing will take place at Suncoast Beach in Durban on the 29th OCT. Entries are open – DONT miss the last SPRINT race of the year…
TINMAN RUN & TRI-SERIES
|The TinMan Series is an exciting fast paced Run & Triathlon event catering for athletes from all walks of life. The 4 events in the Series will put some of SA’s top elite athletes racking their bikes next to first time athletes. The TinMan Series is all about developing our athletes of tomorrow, having serious fun, and a great race experience!|
|2017 Event Date
29th October 2017
Events to do:
(Mountain bikes are allowed for all TinMan events)
Pre – Entry / Online Fees: (October 2017)
If doing a EFT payment, Payment and proof of payment must please be done and proof of payment sent to firstname.lastname@example.org by 4pm on Tuesday prior to each TinMan event.
TSA DAY LICENCE FOR TRIATHLON EVENTS (ONLY) IS COMPULSARY IF YOU DO NOT HAVE AN ANNUAL ONE. TSA Day Licence of R30.00 for Sprint and Challenge entries & R20.00 for Mini Triathlon.
NO LATE ENRIES AVAILABLE. WE WILL NOT BE ALLOWING LATE ENTRIES ON RACE DAY (Sunday). PLEASE LET YOUR FRIENDS AND FAMILIES KNOW. ALL ENTRIES MUST ALL BE DONE ONLINE BEFORE THE CUT OFF DATE (Tuesday 2pm prior to each event)
Step by Step for first time athletes:
KZN Triathlon Race Officials:
KZNTA provides race officials for each sanctioned Triathlon event. They are there to assist you and ensure that all safety procedures and Triathlon rules are followed. This conforms with ITU / International Triathlon Union rules. Please listen to these Officials during your bike check in and during the event. In the case of you disobeying or use foul language, you will be disqualified immediately and may be banned from future events.
|VENUE:||Suncoast Sundeck (Grass lawns), Durban|
|ENTER HERE:||www.bactiventry.com Entries close on Tuesday at 2PM before each event.|
|REGISTRATION, NUMBER & CHIP COLLECTION:||5:15am to 6:30am @ Suncoast Sundeck – Grass area (please bring proof of payment) Please arrive by 6am to collect.|
|TIMING CHIPS||All competitors are loaned a timing chip for the event. Each athlete is responsible for their timing chip and must ensure that it is returned. Any chips lost before, during or after the event will be charged to the athlete concerned. It is always an idea to use a safety pin on the chip strap to ensure it doesn’t come off until the finishline. Lost chips will be charged at R80.00 each.|
|RUN LAPS:||10km Run – 2 Laps / Mini Tri – 1 short lap run / Sprint tri – 1 lap run / Challenge Tri – 2 lap run. Turn point by SUNCOAST WATER TABLE.|
|TEAMS:||3 Man Relay Teams are allowed for the Sprint & Challenge Triathlon events.|
|SWIM CAPS:||Competitors MUST bring their own swim caps.|
|DRAFTING / BIKE TYPES:||This event is Draft legal due to the bike course. NO Tri-Bars will be allowed. Mountain Bikes are allowed for all events. Girls are not allowed to draft behind guys and guys are not allowed to draft behind girls.|
|CUT OFF TIMES:||Challenge Triathlon only: 3hrs (10:40am @ the finish line) Please note that prize giving will start around 10:30am.|
|PRIZES:||Prizes are awarded to the TOP 3 Males and Females across the line per event.|
|KIT BAGS:||Kit Bags are allowed to be kept in the KIT Bag Area, which is inside the Transition area.(Bags are all left at your own risk)|
|WETSUITS:||A Decision will be made by the TSA official at 6am on race day.|