TINMAN TRI SERIES

 

The always popular TINMAN TRI SERIES, is back bigger then ever in 2021  from Suncoast Beach in Durban, Kwa Zulu Natal.

With a relaxed atmosphere at the awesome Suncoast Beach venue, families can enjoy a festive vibe at the Tinman Tri Series,

making it great day out for the family with some fun and fitness for everyone.

With full road closure on the cycle route that takes on MY Avenue, the event is great for families that want to have fun and take up a challenge!

As you are all aware, the current Covid-19 Pandemic has inflicted some changes to our events. We ask you to kindly read and adhere to the below regulations at all times while participating in the TinMan event. Failure to adhere to these regulations could shut down our events or have other unfortunate consequences.

CURRENT COVID-19 RULES AND REGULATIONS:

  • Entries limited to 500 Athletes only.
  • All Athletes need to download a free FINISHTIME App for registration. (compulsory – Please go here to download and complete (Click Here) 
  • Athletes need to sanitise as they enter the venue (Sanitizer stations to be provided)
  • Athletes need to wear a mask until the swim start and reapply once finished.
  • Athletes will be set off in a batch start
  • No Spectators at the event, start / finish
  • Prize giving and lucky draw prizes will resume in 2021 – 10:30am
  • Results will be Live at www.finishtime.co.za
  • Team entries are now allowed
  • Staff and officials will be kept to a minimum to comply with regulations.
  • Water tables will be self-service (32Gi Sachets and water sachets are provided)
  • All competitors will receive and ice cold drink on the finish line and our unique TinMan Medal

 

2021 TinMan Series Dates 

  • Tinman 1 – 17th January 2021
  • TinMan 2 – 7th March 2021
  • TinMan 3 – 18th April 2021
  • TinMan 4 – 30th May 2021
  • TinMan 5 – 1st August 2021
  • TinMan 6 – 3rd October 2021
  • TinMan 7 – 21st November 2021

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RACE RESULTS HERE

 

TinMan Route Maps & layout

 

Race Information

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TinMan #2

TinMan #3

TinMan #4

ONLINE ENTRIES:

Sunday 16 February 2020 

Sunday 27th Sept 2020 (CANCELLED)

Sunday 25th October 2020 (COMPLETED)

Sunday 22nd November 2020 (NEW DATE)

Enter TinMan


EVENTS TO ENTER:
FUN RUN: 10km Beachfront Fun Run
TINMAN MINI TRI: 200m Swim / 6km Cycle / 2.5km Run (Min Age 8yrs)
TINMAN SPRINT TRI INDIVIDUAL/TEAM: 600m Swim / 21km Cycle / 5km Run (Min Age 15yrs)
TINMAN CHALLENGE TRI INDIVIDUAL/TEAM: 1.2km swim / 40km Cycle / 10km Run (Min Age 18yrs)
Teams are allowed to enter and participate in relay formation. 

RACE BRIEFING:

Race day on the BEACH START Area – Compulsory Race Briefing (Per batch and event only)

Entry fees:

  • Mini: R190.00
  • Sprint: R390.00
  • Sprint Team: R450.00
  • Challenge Tri: R490.00
  • Challenge Team: R600.00
  • The Entry fee includes a COVID-19 fee to cover addition event costs and changes.
  • TSA Temp Licence Available with Entry. Temp Mini = R20.00 per entry ; Temp Sprint & Challenge = R35.00 per entry/team.

Entry limits

  • Mini Tri: 150 (3 x 50)
  • Sprint: 150 (3 x 50)
  • Challenge: 150 (3 x 50)

Athletes will need to download a FREE Registration app and complete a Health form 24hrs prior to the race. (This is compulsory) The App link will be emailed and SMSed out to all entrants before the event and is compulsory to use at registration by each entrant. No Athletes will be accepted without using the app.

Registration & Bike Racking: (Sunday Reg only) @ Entrance to the transition area.

  • Mini: 6am to 6:40am (40min only)
  • Sprint: 6:50 to 7:30am (40min only)
  • Challenge: 7:40am to 8:20am (40min only)

Start times:

  • Mini: 6:50am (6:50am, 7am, 7:10am)
  • Sprint: 7:30am (7:30am, 7:45am, 8am)
  • Challenge: 8:20am (8:20am, 8:35am, 8:50am)
  • Start times are due to Covid-19 regulations.

Bike Racking – Transition Area(Compulsory): During you specified registration time ONLY.

Swim Caps: Athletes to provide their own swim caps

2020 FINAL RACE INSTRUCTIONS (Click here) 


RACE PACK COLLECTION: Friday Registration at STS Sports / Moses Mabhida Stadium: 3pm to 5pm (Miss the Sunday rush!) STS Sports TEL: 031-312 9479

Sunday Registration: As per your NEW Covid-19 specified registration times

NO LATE ENTRIES AVAILABLE ON RACE DAY.


RACE TIMING: FINISHTIME WILL BE DOING THE RACE TIMING. THE TIMING CHIPS WILL BE ISSUED ON RACE DAY AT REGISTRATION. ATHLETES WHO FAIL TO RETURN THEIR CHIPS AT THE FINISH WILL BE LIABLE TO PAY R200.00 PER LOST/UNRETURNED CHIP.

DRAFTING:

 

ROAD CLOSURE:

The event is Draft legal due to the Bike course. NO Time Trial Bikes are allowed under any circumstances.

There will be full Road Closure for all events.


CUT OFF TIME: Cut off for the CHALLENGE Race only: 4hrs

PRIZE GIVING: 10:30am Due to COVID NO prizes or prizegiving will be held. Lucky draw prizes will be available. 

FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/Tinmantridurban/