Gower Triathlon 31 August 2019
FAQS

Frequently Asked Questions

Have a question about the WalesTriathlon? No problem – simply look through our frequently asked questions below, and hopefully you’ll find the info you need.

General FAQs

How can I register for the event?

Simply go to the registration page by clicking here and entering online via Active. We do not accept paper entries.

Are there age restrictions for race entry?

Yes you must be 16 years old by the day of the race to compete in the Olympic distance.

Can someone else register me?

No, you MUST register yourself, either the night before or the morning of the race, with ID and Disclaimer.

When do I get my race number and timing chip?

These must be collected at the time of registration upon showing photo ID.

Are there official photographers?

Yes, Charles Whitton will be on site to take athlete photos.

Swim FAQs

Do I have to wear a wetsuit?

Yes, this is mandatory for all of our events and must cover the torso & thighs. It must NOT cover the hands and feet.

Can I wear my own swim hat?

If you wish to wear two swim hats that is fine but the issued swim hat MUST be worn on top.

What stroke can I use?

Although BTF rules have now allowed backstroke we will not allow you to do this stroke. Front facing strokes only.

Bike FAQ

Can I use Tri Bars (aerobars)?

Yes Tri Bars are allowed.

Run FAQ

Can I wear headphones?

No, we discourage anyone wearing headphones during the race.

Is there a cut off?

Yes there are cut offs for the event.  Please refer to the itinerary for all the correct times.

  • Welsh Triathlon Cymru
  • ZONE3
  • Torq
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