Dates: The 2017 Australian Schools Triathlon Festival (ASTF) incorporating the School Sport Australia Triathlon Championships and the Australian Open Schools Triathlon will be held from Tuesday, April 18 until Friday, April 21.
Venue: Sydney International Regatta Centre, Penrith, New South Wales
Joint hosts: School Sport Australia and Triathlon Australia
School Sport Australia Championships: For students selected in their respective State and or Territory School Sports Association team.
Australian Open Schools Triathlon: For students who wish to represent their school.
Age groups and participating states and territories:
(13 – 14 years of age)
(15 – 16 years of age)
(17 – 19 years of age)
ACT NSW NT QLD SA TAS VIC WA
Age Dispensation: There is currently no age dispensation provided in the SSA Triathlon Championships.
|Tuesday, 18 April|
|AM||Teams arrive in Sydney and transfer to Penrith|
|PM||Bike / Run course familiarisation|
|PM||School Sport Australia Championship Opening Ceremony|
|Evening||School Sport Australia Championship Pre Event Meeting|
|Wednesday, April 19|
|AM / PM||Swim / Bike / Run course familiarisation (for Championship teams only)|
|AM / PM||School Sport Australia Education Activity (for Championship teams only)|
|PM||Australian Open School Triathlon Festival Aquathlon|
|Thursday, April 20|
|AM||School Sport Australia Triathlon Individual Event (Draft Legal)|
|PM||Australian Open School Triathlon Festival Individual Event (Non Drafting)|
|Evening||School Sport Australia Championship Official Dinner|
|Friday, April 21|
|AM||School Sport Australia Triathlon Team Event (Draft Legal)|
|AM||School Sport Australia Championship Post Event Meeting|
|PM||School Sport Australia Championship Presentations and Closing Ceremony|
|Senior Boys (17-19 years)||Swim 750m : Ride 20km : Run 5km||7:00 AM|
|Senior Girls (17-19 years)||Swim 750m : Ride 20km : Run 5km||7:40 AM|
|Intermediate Boys (15-16 years)||Swim 600m : Ride 16km : Run 4km||8:30 AM|
|Intermediate Girls (15-16 years)||Swim 600m : Ride 16km : Run 4km||9:15 AM|
|Junior Boys (13-14 years)||Swim 400m : Ride 12km : Run 3km||10:15 AM|
|Junior Girls (13-14 years)||Swim 400m : Ride 12km : Run 3km||10:50 AM|
*Please note this is subject to change.
Rules: To view the School Sport Australia Triathlon National Championships rules, click here (updated December, 2016).
Policy: To view the School Sport Australia General Policies and Guidelines, click here.
ASTF Schools Event Information and Registration: To find out more about the events at the Australian Schools Triathlon Festival and to register for these races click here.
Ceremonies: The Opening Ceremony will be held at 4:00 PM on Tuesday, 18 April 2017. The Closing Ceremony will be at the conclusion of ASTF events on Friday, 21 April 2017 (anticipated to be at midday).
History of Results:
Click on the year below to view SSA’s triathlon history of results.
The following years of history are currently under construction.
For all Triathlon National Championships enquiries, please contact National Secretary Meredith Prime:
Phone: 03 9862 9260
Fax: 03 9862 9259