National Duathlon Championships (Standard Distance),
Scottish Student Triathlon (SST) Duathlon Championships (Sprint Distance),
Stirling Sprint Duathlon & Stirling Junior Duathlon 2017
Opens 16th Jan 2017

Run Cycle Run

Event: Stirling Duathlon

Race Date: 26th March 2017

Closes: 17th March 2017

Location: University of Stirling, Stirling, FK9 4LA

 

The 2017 Stirling Duathlon will comprise of 4 events; the National Duathlon Championship (which is a standard distance event), the Scottish Student Triathlon (SST) Duathlon Championships (which shares our sprint distance event), our Sprint Distance Event and our Junior Event which has varied distances depending on age groups.

The Stirling Duathlon takes in some of Scotland's most picturesque scenery, with the run for each race starting under the shadow of the Wallace Monument, within the grounds of Stirling University.

British Triathlon Federation rules and regulations apply (with further information available in the BTF Rule Book) and details of each race, including eligibility, start times and distances can be found below.

The National Duathlon Championships and the Scottish Student Triathlon (SST) Duathlon Championships are hosted by The Stirling Duathlon and organised by Stirling Triathlon Club, sponsored by Black Wolf Brewery and Stirling Bike Doctor:

Black Wolf BreweryStirling Bike DoctorStirling Triathlon Club

Stirling Triathlon Club is also grateful for support from the following companies:


Results

2017 results will be available in the results section of the website.


Standard Event

We are proud to be hosting the Scottish Duathlon Championships in 2017.

Age Group Run Bike Run
All 10km 42km 5km

Adult prize money this year is £400, £200, £100 for 1st, 2nd, 3rd Male/Female and for 1st, 2nd and 3rd overall in both male and female Scottish Championship categories. You must be a current home nations member to be eligible for these prizes.

There are also £25 prizes for fastest cycle and fastest run for both male and female - available to all finishers.

Although not a requirement to enter the race, eligibility for Championship prizes requires that entrants have a home nations membership and race licence. Your licence number will be asked for during the entry process and licences will need to be presented at registration on the day, however you can chose the non-affiliated entry option and pay a small increase to cover insurance on the day. Click here to enter





Scottish Student Triathlon (SST) Duathlon Championships

Note that this will run at the same time as our Sprint event over the same course.

Age Group Run Bike Run
All 5km 21km 5km

Student prize money is £50, £30, £20 for 1st, 2nd and 3rd overall in both male and female categories.

There are also £25 prizes for fastest cycle and fastest run for both male and female - available to all finishers.

Although not a requirement to enter the race, it is advised that entrants have a home nations membership and race licence. Your licence number will be asked for during the entry process and licences will need to be presented at Registration on the day, however you can chose the non-affiliated entry option and pay a small increase to cover insurance on the day.

It is however a requirement to possess a valid student card, you will be required to enter your card number during the entry process and present the same card at registration. Click here to enter





Sprint Event

Note that this is neither of the Championship events, but a separate race held on the same day.

Age Group Run Bike Run
All 5km 21km 5km

Youths (15-16) can enter either the Junior Event or Sprint Distance as described in the BTF Rule Book.

Adult prize money this year is £50, £30, £20 for 1st, 2nd and 3rd overall in both male and female categories. There are also prizes of £25 on offer for the fastest run and fastest bike for both male and female.

Although not a requirement to enter the race, it is advised that entrants have a home nations membership and race licence. Your licence number will be asked for during the entry process and licences will need to be presented at Registration on the day, however you can chose the non-affiliated entry option and pay a small increase to cover insurance on the day.

Click here to enter




Junior Event

We will again be running a kids duathlon event for ages 8 to 16. The course is appropriate for mountain bikes and road bikes - all traffic free!

Age Group Run Bike Run
TriStars Start (age 8) 600m 900m 600m
TriStars 1 (ages 9-10) 600m 900m 600m
TriStars 2 (ages 11-12) 900m 2700m 900m
TriStars 3 (ages 13-14) 900m 2700m 900m
Youths (ages 15-16) 900m 2700m 900m

Triathlon age groups are based on age at end of the year (e.g. if your 11th birthday is coming up this November then you'll race in the 11-12 age group, even though you'll only be 10 on the day of the race). This ensures that you race against the same people all year.

Although not a requirement to enter the race, it is advised that entrants have a home nations membership and race licence. Your licence number will be asked for during the entry process and licences will need to be presented at Registration on the day, however you can chose the non-affiliated entry option and pay a small increase to cover insurance on the day. Click here to enter




Race Information:

Adult run route (Standard & Sprint)

Adult cycle route (Standard & Sprint)

Junior race route: 8 & 9-10

Junior race route: 11-12, 13-14 & 15-16


Race Timetable

Registration for all races opens at 07:00am.

Due to the time of year and un-predicted weather, there may need to be adjustments to the timings on the day.

Please note that the day the race falls on, the clocks go forward 1 hour into Daylight Saving Time.

Race Registration Closes Transition Closes Race Starts Prize-Giving
Junior Event 07:45am 07:55am 08:00am 09:15am
Sprint Events 08:15am 08:45am 09:00am 12:00pm
Standard Event 08:15am 08:45am 09:05am 12:00pm


Additional Information:

Car Parking: Car Parking marshals will be present to direct you to the most convenient car-parks, we will advise parking and exiting the venue depending on the duration of your stay so as to avoid interfering with the Senior Race cycle route:

Changing: Available in the Gannochy Building (bring a £1 coin for the lockers).

First Aid: Provided by HART Services Scotland.

Catering: University Sports Café and numerous vending machines.