Sparke Helmore City Triathlon
Event Races24 Feb 2019
Corporate/Enticer Triathlon / 24 Feb300m Swim - 14km Cycle - 2.5km Run
Sprint Distance Triathlon / 24 Feb750m swim - 22km Cycle - 5km Run
Standard/Olympic Distance Triathlon / 24 Feb1500m Swim - 37km Cycle - 10km Run
Newcastle OTU Paratriathlon Oceania Championships / 24 Feb750m swim, 20km bike, 5km run
City of Newcastle OTU Paratriathlon Championships
The City of Newcastle Paratriathlon is the first paratriathlon in the region and will be staged in conjunction with the Sparke Helmore Newcastle City Triathlon. The ITU has committed to support the development of paratriathlon for over 20 years. There are currently nine sport classes for athletes with impairments to compete in six different medal events over the sprint paratriathlon distance of 750m swim, 20km bike (handcycle/tandem), 5km run (wheelchair) at the different ITU races each season, including the ITU World Triathlon Championships.