Chennai Triathlon – Sprint, Olympic, Half Iron – July 9th 2016

Event Summary :

Date: July 9th, 2016
Objective: non-profit event to promote active lifestyle through sports
Associated cause: CTC Aintinai – greening the planet
Venue: Chennai (Ottiyambakkam)
Entry: only good swimmers (open waters)


Sprint:750m Swim, 20K Cycling, 5K Run
Olympic: 1.5K Swim, 45K Cycling, 10K Run
Half Iron: 1.9K Swim, 90K Cycling, 21K RUn
Registration fee: 400 / 500 / 600Rs 
Swim: open waters (150m long quarry), safety ropes + tubes
Cycling: OMR (Old Mahabalipuram Road), suitable for road bikes
Run: 5/10K loop on tar road / dirt track
Aid Stations: swim + cycle (every 20K) + run (every 5K)
Olympic: start 6am, cut off 6 hours (men), 7 hours (women)
Sprint: start 7:30am, cut off 3 hours (men), 3.5 hours (women)
Half Iron: start 3pm, cut off 10 hours (men), 11 hours (women)
Finisher Medal / E-certificate only for those who complete withing cut-off timing
Venue (Ottiyambakkam) is 1 hour drive from city (Thirunvanmyur)
Free overnight stay (Friday) is available at nearby Agni College of Technology
Refreshments offered at all aid stations
Sandwiches offered at finish line

BIB / Timing
BIB can be collected either at:
Friday evening at Agni College
Saturday morning at swim venue
Timing chip will be provided / attached to the BIB
Official finish timings will be provided within 2-3 days after the event
Provided only for those who complete within cut-off timing:
Podium trophy – first three finishers in each Tri / Age / Gender category
Finisher Medal – mentions category
Finisher t-shirt – optional (300Rs) at finish line (Kalenji blue)
E-certificate – emailed within one week
Free photographic coverage provided 1-2 days after event
Major Annual events

Chennai Coastal Cleanup – June 19th
Chennai Triathlon – July 9th, 
Javadhu Hills Ultra – Aug 7th
Annual Green Day – Aug 28th

Chennai Trail Marathon – Sep 11th, 

Chennai Iron Triathlon – Dec 17th

Chennai Trekking Club.

1 thought on “Chennai Triathlon – Sprint, Olympic, Half Iron – July 9th 2016”

  1. Hi Guys,

    I'm Abhishek from Mumbai,

    I have registered for the half Iron event.

    I had a few queries regarding the logistics and location of the event.
    Want to arrange my travel asap.

    It would be great if you could provide me a contact number.

    Thanks in advance

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