Girls Secondary Schools - Triathlon Event

 Event Particulars
Event Date: 24/02/2019
Start Time: 07:00
Season 2018/2019
Event Type Triathlon
Available Races: GSS Beg/Int/Adv GSS Int/Adv
Race Status: Open for Registration
Days to Race: 5 days

Event Notes

Girls Secondary School – Triathlon Event 2019
We are delighted to be providing an opportunity for secondary school aged girls to participate in triathlon. The club prides itself on providing a welcoming and relaxed environment for all abilities to participate in triathlon.

This event provides an opportunity to enter individually or as part of a team (2-3) with friends. Whilst the event will be timed, the primary objective is fun and participation for girls in sport.

Some participants will be experienced and interested in challenging themselves against the clock and others. Whilst the majority of participants will be interested in having fun with their friends and/or challenging themselves to do something they may not have done before. All abilities are welcome and encouraged to enter.

There will be no presentations at the end of the event. All results will be released online within 2 days of the event. If you’re a member of Girls Sport Victoria (GSV), your school results and placing etc. will be released by GSV as previously advised.

Event Distances
All events distances and disciplines are noted below.

Beginner Event: 300m swim, 10km ride and 2km run.
Enticer Event: 400m swim, 15km ride and 4km run.

Modifications to the event distances and/or type can be done at the discretion of the Race Director based on the conditions presented on the day of the event.

Pre-Race Registration
Please note that you will need to register at the WSTC club rooms on the morning of the race. At registration you will pick up your race number, swim cap and timing chip. Registration opens at 06:00 and closes at 6.45am on race morning, please make sure you get down early enough to register and rack your bike.

On race day there will be two allocated start times for competitors. You will be advised of your start time in the days prior to race day.

Transition will open at 6.00 and close at 6.40 am for those starting at 7.00am. Transition will open again at approx 8.30 for those starting at 9.00 (at the conclusion of the prior event).

There will be a compulsory race briefing for competitors at the finish line beside transition at 06.45 for 7.00 am starters and again at 8.45 for 9.00am starters.

Getting to the Event
To get to the Western Suburbs Triathlon Club event location you can click the following link link. This link also describes the standard courses for both Duathlon and Triathlon events.

Participant Guide
Participant guide will be available for viewing by the 22/02/2019.

FAQ's & Duathlon/Triathlon Race Rules
For Frequently Asked Questions about Triathlons please click on the following link. You can also view the rules to be abided by while competing in triathlons on the rules link.

Event Notes/Particulars
Event will be conducted on closed roads.

Race Briefing
Race briefings for each event generally start 15 minutes prior to the advertised commencement times. The Race Director will provide details as to the course and any changes/alterations made due to conditions as well as general information on safety throughout the event. Please ensure you are in close proximity to the Finish area at this time.

Event Gallery Link
For each event where possible, photographs are taken at various points around the course. WSTC have a gallery section where all photos are uploaded shortly after the event. From these galleries you can download any of the photos for free!

You can scroll through the full galleries at any time and download the high-resolution images via the icons. You can get to the Event Gallery by clicking this link.

Generally, all photos are up in the gallery within 48 hours of the event. Also keep an eye out on our Facebook Page where highlighted photos are placed.

Registration commences from 6:00am - 6:45am for all registered competitors. This is a closed event for GSS and is not part of the WSTC Triathlon Series.

NOTE: All entries must be done online - there will be no on the day entries for this event. Online entries for this event will close on Wednesday 20/02 at 10pm.

Event Entry/Registration

To register for this event click on the link below to sign up - the registration link will provide further details as to available events and relevant costs. If you miss registration (and subject to availability) the club may take entries on the day starting when the registration desk opens for the event on that morning.


If you would like to volunteer in this event you can click on the link below to register for a competing or non-competing position.

Volunteer Registry
Race Results

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