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Standard (ITU World Qualifying Race)

Racing in the nation’s capital, the 2018 Standard distance triathlon is a National Standard Triathlon Qualifying race and ‘Age Group ITU World Championship Qualifying Race. Your finishing position will determine the number of selection points that you receive giving you points to represent Australia at Rotterdam, Netherlands.

Promising a huge day of racing, if you’re not looking to qualify for Worlds keep motivated and gain some points as part of the 17/18 triSeries.

Complete the 1.5km swim, 40km ride and 10km run right in the heart of the nation’s capital.

*Read Triathlon Australia 2017 Australian Age Group Selection Policy

*Apply for Triathlon Australia Annual Membership

View the Event Schedule


swim 1.5km

A flat swim by the shores of Lake Burley Griffin.


bike 40km

A flat fast four lap course along the closed roads of Parkes Way.


run 10km

A scenic flat run 2 lap course with views of Parliament House and Kings Park.

Entry Fees

* +$17.50 Day Licence if any team member/s is not a Triathlon Australia Member

^Event T-shirts are not included after Second Release entry period, but may be available for purchase on the day in limited sizes

EntryFirst Release ClosesSecond Release ClosesLate Closes^On The Day^
Closes5pm, 8th December5pm, 5th January5pm, 31st January3rd February 2018
Day Licence$17.50$17.50$17.50$17.50
Event TshirtIncludedIncludedNANA

Course Maps

2017 course maps for reference only. Course maps will be updated closer to the event.



Event Information

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Pre-Event information
  • This Event is part of the triSeries
  • All our Events are governed by Triathlon Australia Policy and Rules. Full details can be accessed as follows:
  • The Competitor Categories are as follows:
    • 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+ with triSeries points for individual Male & Female competitors
    • 15-19: Junior Series points for individual Male & Female competitors
    • Male, Female & Mixed teams, Clydesdale & Athenas will be recognised on the podium and then we have ‘Race Ya Mate’ which has no podium prizes
    • age group age determination date is 31st December 2017.
  • MINIMUM AGE – Individual – 15 years at 31st December 2017
  • MINIMUM AGE – team member (one leg of team) – 14 years at 31st December 2017. There is NO leeway on this. 
  • request for withdrawal must be sent via email to our Athlete Services
  • Refer to the Refund & Transfer Policy for details
On Event Day
  • Collection of your Registration pack is compulsory for all individuals Entrants and only 1 representative from a team.
  • These can be collected from the Registration Marquee
  • Please check the Event Schedule for registration and transition opening times
  • Please bring Personal ID, TA membership if applicable
Presentation & Prizes
  • Please check the Event Schedule for the times
  • All place getters (1st, 2nd & 3rd)
Race Results
  • Can be accessed via the Results link at the top of the page.
  • Results will be uploaded as soon as possible after the completion of the event.

What you get

We try our best to give each participant the best possible sporting event experience.

Here is a list of the benefits that you will receive with your race entry:

  • Event t-shirt or souvenir*
  • Age group podium finishers receive medals
  • Valuable draw prizes
  • Sponsors product
  • Beautiful race venue
  • Chip timing and results on race day
  • Safe and professionally managed event
  • Police and professional traffic control personnel at all major intersections
  • Traffic Restrictions & Partial / Total Road Closures (dependent on local authorities approvals)
  • Incredible support from local sport/charity groups – who receive a portion of proceeds from the event
  • Sanctioning, technical support & insurance through Triathlon NSW
  • Aid Stations: on the run with water and energy drink
  • Post-race snacks and recovery nutrition
  • Bragging rights & annual stories to tell

*with Early Bird and On Time entries

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