What is a triathlon?

A triathlon is a multi-sport event consisting of a swim, ride and run usually in that order.

What is a duathlon?

A duathlon is a multi-sport event involving a run and a ride. Formats include run/ride/run or run/ride.

What is an aquathlon?

An aquathlon is a three stage race comprising of a run, swim and then another run.

What is the distance covered in a triathlon?

Triathlons have a variety of distances. Some of the most common distances are:

  • Super Sprint—400m swim, 10k bike, 2.5k run (sometimes called a Try-a-Tri)
  • Sprint—750m swim, 20k bike, 5k run
  • Olympic—1500m swim, 40k bike, 10k run

What are the rules for Triathlon

There are variety of rules that govern triathlons. See here for more information.

What does ITU stand for?

International Triathlon Union

What does TTTF stand for?

The Trinidad and Tobago Triathlon Federation

What do I have to do to be considered as athlete of the year?

You have to compete in all TTTF National Events.

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