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Event Details

About

A triathlon is a multiple-stage competition involving the completion of three continuous and sequential endurance events.[1] While many variations of the sport exist, triathlon, in its most popular form, involves swimming, cycling, and running in immediate succession over various distances. Triathletes compete for fastest overall course completion time, including timed "transitions" between the individual swim, bike, and run components.

This edition of the Chennai Triathlon is Powered by Montra

This Triathlon includes 3 levels:

  • Enticer: 300m swim, 20K cycle, 2K run (average time: 1 hour 50 min)
  • Sprint: 750m swim, 20K cycle, 5K run (avg time: 2.3 hours)
  • Olympic: 1.5K swim, 40K cycle, 10K run (avg time: 5 hours)

Fees

600Rs. (All Categories, includes entrace fees swimming pool)

Includes medal, refreshments, sandwich

Venue

Anna Swimming Pool at Marina beach

Reporting time: 5:30am (warm-up, briefing, change clothes)

Starting time: 6am sharp

Agenda

Swimming will happen inside the Anna Swimming Pool

Cycling will start from Anna Pool - Marina beach - Adyar - Latice Bridge Road - ECR

Running will happen in semi-shady residential area at Neelankarai off the ECR

CTC will provide refreshments near the swimming and running venue. Our volunteers will make note of the swim/cycle/run timing of the participants. Participants will receive a Triathlon medal upon completion of the endurance. Participants luggages will be transported from Marina to Neelankarai.

This event is holds no prize money as  the sole purpose of this Triathlon is to promote public awareness on Health and Outdoor activies.

Chennai Trekking Club conducts this event as on profit event.

Video of last years Triathlon - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=76Gr2WLSIqI

About CTC

The Chennai Trekking Club is a volunteer based, non-profit group. With 20.000 members and hundreds of outdoor and sports events organized every year it’s one of the largest and most active groups in South India. CTC frequently organizes awareness events related to environmental conservation, social and sports. On October 22nd CTC organized the 2nd edition of its Chennai Trail Marathon in which 1100 runners participated in full, half marathon and 10K run along the scenic Cholavaram lake on the Northern outstkirts of Chennai city. The group has been featured in around 150 news articles.

Previous Triathlons organized by CTC

Contacts

Prabakar - pramypn@gmail.com

Peter - peter.vangeit@gmail.com

Contact

Prabakar - 9840130464 (pramypn@gmail.com)

Peter - 9600004509 (peter.vangeit@gmail.com)

www.chennaitrekkers.org

Venue

Chennai
Chennai, Tamilnadu
India

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