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As at 05 May TSA Calendar 2021 V4

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PLEASE NOTE A decision will be made by  Excom will advise on the the 15th January  re the event at Maselspoort (SA Sprint Champs) The event will only go on if there is realistic expectation on 15 Jan 2021  that the event as whole will covid permissible. The excom will also make a decision on…

                                                                                          TRIATHLON SOUTH AFRICA – EVENT CALENDAR 2021 as at 19th December 2020 Date Day Event Region Venue Organiser/Contact Person Contact Detail January 9 Saturday NMB Tri Champs EC NMB Tri Gary Williams 083 452 7180 10 Sunday Eden League 2 WC Groot Brakrivier Gerhard Liebenberg 082 856 2835 17 Sunday CGT Tri Champs Gauteng…

CHALLENGE CAPE TOWN OPEN ENTRIES FOR THE 2021 The Global Triathlon Franchise To Let Cape Town Shine Again in 2021 Cape Town, South Africa. Tuesday 22nd December. — CHALLENGE CAPE TOWN , the only CHALLENGE FAMILY franchised race on the African continent, have issued that the 2021 race will be officially opened for entries today….

Kindly note that it has been agreed by TSA Excom that: The athletes selected for the 2019 Zofingen LD Duathlon World Championships, may be considered for selection again for the 2021 Zofingen LD Duathlon World Championships taking place in May 2021. Those athletes will need to submit a motivation for selection to TSA, and the…

Good Afternoon Event Partners and Sponsors The decision to postpone the Cape Ultra Triathlon has not been taken lightly especially as this is our favourite event in the Ultra Triathlon Series. But due to the current situation we have had no choice. We are still hoping to be able to stage the Sun City event…

GoodDay All I just want to say a BIG thank you for agreeing to support and push this event with us. We are excited to get this event out and live, which will happen on Today around midday today. We are targeting this event to families, athletes, weekend warriors and teams, to all take part,…

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WORLD TRIATHLON PRESS RELEASE World Triathlon extends the suspension of activities until June 30 The World Triathlon Executive Board, met via teleconference this Friday morning, has decided to extend the suspension of all activities of the International Federation until June 30th, due to the current situation worldwide with the COVID-19 outbreak. This suspension includes WTS…

Health and safety paramount as IOC Executive Board agrees to step up scenario-planning for the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 To safeguard the health of all involved and to contribute to the containment of COVID-19, the Executive Board (EB) of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) today announced that the IOC will step up its scenario-planning for…

INTERNAL MEMO World Triathlon suspends all activities and races until the end of April Dear Athletes, Coaches, NFs, In the light of the rapid spread worldwide of COVD-19, the Executive Board of the International Triathlon Union has decided to suspend all activities until the 30th April. The measure includes the suspension of all the competitions…

SA Tri Champs 2020 Cancellation – 20200315

TRIATHLON SOUTH AFRICA NATIONAL CONTROLLING BODY FOR TRIATHLON AND DUATHLON Affiliated to the International Triathlon Union and South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee TO: Regional Offices / SA Triathletes DATE: 15 March 2020 NOTICE: SA Triathlon Championships – Durban – CANCELLATION It is with great regret that Triathlon South Africa have made the decision…

ATT: U/23 and Junior athletes racing in 2020 Sharm El Sheikh ATU Triathlon African Championships There will be two relay teams entered: 1 x Junior team 1 x u/23 team The mixed team relay event is scheduled for Sunday 12th April. Any athlete not willing or available to race in the mixed team relay event…

DATE EVENT VENUE 8-9 FEB SA Sprint Age Group Championships; SA Paratriathlon Championships; SA Age Group Mixed Relay Championships; Maselspoort ATU Sprint Triathlon African Cup & Junior African Cup Maselspoort, FST 22 MAR SA Triathlon Championships & ATU Triathlon African Cup & Junior African Cup Durban, KZN 26 APR SA Cross Triathlon Championships & ATU…

NOTICE OF CANCELLATION OF Cape Town World Cup The 2020 Cape Town World Cup, 15/16 February 2020, has unfortunately been cancelled.   Further details will follow. Keep an eye on the web site. Yours in Tri William Walton Events Administrator Triathlon South Africa

2019 RACE SCHEDULE: Triathlon & Duathlon events Date: 24th August 2019 Start Venue: Midmar Dam Registration Venue: Midmar Dam Conference Centre – 8:15am to 12pm on Saturday Prizemoney: R70 000 ENTRIES OPEN: 18th June / Close online: 20th August. EVENTS: 1. 9:15am Start – Duathlon – 2.5km Run / 5km Cycle / 1km Run a….

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THE CAPE ULTRA & SPRINT BECKONS The iconic CAPE ULTRA and SPRINT Triathlon returns for a 4th year running to open up the Cape summer triathlon season at Theewaterskloof on the 6th October. HOT START to SUMMER With the new date for the race now penned for the month of October, athletes can expect ideal…

Link: http://www.electricink.co.za/west-coast-warm-water-weekend/ The now legendary Westcoast Warmwater Weekend is a unique, family friendly weekend away. With renovations underway at Kraal Bay our 10th anniversary edition features a brand new change of scenery on the other side of the spectacular Langebaan lagoon in the West Coast National Park. The bike & run legs still happen inside the…

Please note that the A/G registration has changed to Killarney Race Track same as the Elite’s

  The Standard Bank 5150 Ekurhuleni and Standard Bank 5150 Nelson Mandela Bay Entries Now Open.   PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa (09 May 2019) – Entries for the 2019 Standard Bank 5150 Ekurhuleni and Standard Bank 5150 Nelson Mandela Bay are officially open. The Standard Bank 5150 African Triathlon Series has become one of the…

  Standard Bank 5150 set for Bela Bela in August The Standard Bank 5150 African Triathlon Series is set for Saturday, 17 August 2019, in Bela Bela for the ninth consecutive year. This 5150 event is the first in the series – the other two being held in Ekurhuleni and Nelson Mandela Bay. The course…

Whether you are a newbie looking to ‘tri’ a sprint triathlon and have some fun, or if you are winding down your training for winter, the SUN CITY ULTRA is ideally placed in May to deliver on both. Having successfully been staged for the last 3 years at what is arguably SA’s best holiday-race destination,…

On Sunday 24th March, the South African National Triathlon Championships were held at Durban. Facing tough surf conditions and a gradually increasing wind, the day started with the age group standard distance races. This was followed by the paratriathlon sprint, youth super sprint, junior sprint and elite standard distance championship titles unfolding throughout the day….

James Cunnama and Mariela Sawyer put in some dominant displays on Sunday 3 March to take the 2019 Durban Ultra Triathlon titles in fine style After some heavy downpours during the night, near perfect race conditions greeted the Durban Ultra athletes as they arrived to rack the bikes and get ready for the 7am start….

Port Elizabeth, South Africa (4 March 2019) – The Standard Bank 5150 African Triathlon Series is set for Saturday, 17 August 2019, in Bela Bela for the ninth consecutive year. This 5150 event is the first in the series – the other two being held in Ekurhuleni and Nelson Mandela Bay. The course in Bela…

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SA’s HOTTEST HALF, the DURBAN ULTRA The Durban Ultra is no doubt, SA’s most esteemed and prestigious Ultra distance triathlon event with a history dating back to the early eighties. All the best triathletes that been produced in South Africa over the last 30 years or so have at some time or another, found themselves…

On Sunday 13th January, the South African National Sprint Triathlon Championships were held at Bloemfontein, Free State. The following male and female triathletes are the 2019 sprint distance national medalists: 16-17 (M) Carlu Prinsloo 1:11:21 Luhandre Ludik 1:13:00 Henro Van Rooyen 1:15:07 16-17 (F) Jenna Seymour Smith 1:18:33 18-19 (M) Ian Cilliers 1:15:27 Benjamin Niewoudt…

17 November 2018 As the season closer for many athletes, Mariental Africa Cup did nothing shy of astound athletes as to the difficulty of the course. Facing the harsh heat wave on top of already warm temperatures and a duo of steep 15% gradient climbs every lap, athletes would have to dig deep to pull…

JOBURG ULTRA ENTRIES EXTENDED, PALLANT TO RACE AT THE CRADLE With the entry capacity now sitting at 90% full, the JOBURG ULTRA organisers B-ACTIVE Sports have extended the entry deadline to ensure that those athletes who are trying to sign on at this late stage for the race on the 2nd December at the Cradle,…

2019 DURBAN ULTRA ENTRIES ARE OPEN Durban Ultra early bird entries for 2019 are now open for a limited time. The Durban Ultra Triathlon is arguably SA’s fastest half distance triathlon course with many PB’s having been set over the last few years. The race takes place in Durban on the 3rd March 2019 and…

Super League Mallorca 3-4 November 2018 After two intense days of racing at the Nadal institute for sport in Mallorca, Schoeman walks away with a current ranking of second and a great race to enter his off-season break. Just one week after the racing in Malta, the Super League racing in Porti Cristo. The race…

South African triathlete Simone Ackermann closed off her season with a 12th place finish at the Miyazaki World Triathlon Cup in Japan on 10 November 2018. Ackermann’s swimming was to her usual strong standards, coming out the water of the non-wetsuit 1500m swim in 7th place, with a time of 19:34; 39 seconds after lead-out-the-water…

Tshwane Triathlon Association championships Buffelspoort Dam 4 November 2018 Franco Sport hosted the 2019 TTA provincial triathlon championships this past weekend at Buffelspoort Dam. Athletes from Gauteng North, Central Gauteng and North West lined up at the water’s edge to race the qualifier for the 2019 South African triathlon championships in Durban. The day started…

Pulling together the perfect race to round off her 2018 season, South African triathlete Gill Sanders was crowned the winner of the Agadir standard distance African Triathlon Cup race held in Morocco on 4 November 2018. With the leading three swimmers 9 seconds ahead of the rest of the bunch, Sanders, Emmie Charayron from France…

Three South African triathletes took to the southern coast of South Korea’s countryside to race the Tongyeong triathlon World Cup. In the women’s race, New Zealand based Simone Ackermann was among the 46 to toe the startline. Diving into a wetsuit-legal 750m swim, Ackermann found herself just 15 seconds off the leaders out of the…

B-active’s fourth and final Tinman race for the year took place on the 28th October 2018 in Durban. Scores of triathletes took to the water several hundred meters further away from the usual swim start for safety reasons. Athletes then swam, completed a longer 1,5km run into transition 1 before mounting their bicycles for a…

Congratulations to the following Cape Town Triathlon Association members for successfully completing the Level 1 coaching course. Annchen Clarke Christelle Hattingh Jenny Houston Marthinus Kemp Mark Lemmon Nicole Müller Nolan Steele Lee-Ann Barnes Kelly van der Toom Stay tuned in to the TSA website for details of the next Levels coaching courses.

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After three days of brutal, unconventional triathlon racing, South Africans Richard Murray and Henri Schoeman show Superleague format racing that they have the makings of complete all rounders at the second event of Superleague’s 2018/19 season in Malta. Friday, 26 October 2018 started the weekend’s racing off with a 600m swim time trial.  Schoeman proved…

Salinas world triathlon sprint cup South African triathlete Gill Sanders finished 15th at the Salinas sprint world cup triathlon on Sunday 21st October 2018. After a non-wetsuit beach start, Sanders swam a 10:11 for the 750m swim along the Ecuador coastline with a 46 second deficit on the leaders out the water. After an incredible…

Pretoria Saturday/Sunday 29-30 September 2018 This course was presented under the auspices of the ITU and TSA with 14 attendees. One attendee joined us from our neighbors Namibia . The venue was a beautiful and welcoming guesthouse in a street lined by Jacarandas in the suburb of Colbyn in Pretoria. The attendees mostly arrived on…

At 17 years old, Amber Schlebusch has had a phenomenal triathlon season. To end off a great international year, Schlebusch pulled out all the stops to win the 2018 Buenos Aires Youth Olympic Games triathlon on the 7 October in Argentina. This is South Africa’s first Youth Olympic Games gold medal in the triathlon. This…

Provincial triathlon championships to qualify for SA championships: Tshwane Triathlon Association (4 November 2018) Central Gauteng Triathlon (20 January 2019) Eastern Cape Triathlon Association (11 November 2018) Free State duathlon championships (11 May 2019) Free State triathlon championships (12 January 2019) SA championships: SA long distance triathlon championships Cradle Moon, Johannesburg (2 December 2018) SA…

Fast forward one week after Henri Schoeman’s 3rd place at the Beijing International Triathlon and two weeks since the Gold Coast Grand Final which saw Richard Murray finish 3rd on the day and Schoeman 6th, the two prove yet again they are among the cream of the crop of the world’s best triathletes. Superleague triathlon…

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