UBC Triathlon Duathlon

March 9, 2019 – First Outdoor Triathlon of the Year in BC

Kick off your 2019 race season with BC’s longest running triathlon. With a wide variety of distances and race formats, there is something for everyone. The swimming segment of this triathlon takes place indoors in the competition tank of the UBC Aquatic Centre. The event takes place on UBC’s beautiful campus and you’ll enjoy professional race timing and friendly volunteers to keep you safe on route.


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UBC Triathlon Duathlon | UBC Recreation

Adult Triathletes

Kick off your 2019 race season with BC’s longest running triathlon. Swim in the competition tank of the award winning UBC Aquatic Centre, then bike and run through UBC’s picturesque campus.

Key Dates

Race Day: Saturday, March 9, 2019
Registration Deadline: March 4, 2019
Earlybird Registration Deadline: February 11, 2019

First-Time Triathlete Registration Opens: August 1, 2018
First-Time Triathlete Package Deadline: January 14th, 2019

Race Distances Overview

The UBC Triathlon Duathlon offers a variety of race types and distances.

Triathlon Races Swim Cycle Run
Olympic Triathlon 1500m 40km 10km
Sprint Triathlon 700m 20km 5km
Short Triathlon 400m 10km 5km
Relay Triathlon 700m 20km 5km
Duathlon Races Run Cycle Run
Duathlon 5km 20km 5km

Modified and Team Experiences

Relay

A Relay team can consist of 2 or 3 participants, Participants will make exchanges in designated zones located near Cycle Transition.
The Relay race use the distances associated to the Sprint Course.

Duathlon

The Duathlon is an individual event featuring two 5km runs and a 20km cycle and no swim portion.

Curious about the route? rules? etc?

Everything you could possibly want to know about the race is listed on our Event Details page.

Have Further Questions or Concerns?

Please direct your inquiries to ubc.triathlon@ubc.ca or the UBC Events hotline - 604.822.9052

You can register for your race online by clicking the "Register" button next to the appropriate race distance. Alternatively, you can register in-person at the UBC Student Recreation Centre.

Race Distance Participant Category Earlybird Registration Regular Registration Registration Course Code Register!
Register by Feb 11 Register by Mar 4
Olympic Triathlon Public $110.00 $120.00 77064
Sprint Triathlon Public $95.00 $100.00 77065
Short Triathlon Public $95.00 $100.00 77068
Relay Triathlon Public $135.00 $150.00 77067
Duathlon Public $80.00 $90.00 77066
Race Distance Participant Category Earlybird Registration Regular Registration Registration Course Code Register!
Register by Feb 11 Register by Mar 4
Olympic Triathlon UBC Staff & Faculty $99.00 $105.00 77053
Sprint Triathlon UBC Staff & Faculty $88.00 $94.00 77054
Short Triathlon UBC Staff & Faculty $88.00 $94.00 77057
Relay Triathlon UBC Staff & Faculty $132.00 $143.00 77056
Duathlon UBC Staff & Faculty $72.00 $79.00 77055
Race Distance Participant Category Earlybird Registration Regular Registration Registration Course Code Register!
Register by Feb 11 Register by Mar 4
Olympic Triathlon UBC Student $72.00 $77.00 77042
Sprint Triathlon UBC Student $66.00 $72.00 77043
Short Triathlon UBC Student $66.00 $72.00 77046
Relay Triathlon UBC Student $105.00 $115.00 77045
Duathlon UBC Student $55.00 $60.00 77051


UBC Triathlon Duathlon T Shirts

Don't forget to add on your 2019 UBC Triathlon Duathlon technical T-shirt when you register! Have additional questions? Contact ubc.triathlon@ubc.ca

Latest UBC Triathlon Duathlon Updates

March 10th UBC Road Closures

Saturday March 10th UBC and the surrounding University Community will be experiencing road closures to accommodate the Triathlon. These closures will affect traffic between 5AM to 5PM. Please see attached photos for more details. For questions please email triathlon@ubc.ca.

Race Times Posted

Attention racers! Race times are now posted. Find yourself, your friends and family and plan your race day accordingly.

Race Day Procedures – 2018 UBC Triathlon Duathlon

UBC Triathlon Duathlon participants – Race Day Procedures are now available here. Please not that Pre-Race Package Pickup will be happening at Vancouver Running Room Locations . 4:30pm to 7pm on Wednesday, March 7th at the West 4th location 4:30pm to 7pm on Thursday, March 8th at the Wesbrook Village location       Please […]...

The 4th Sport in Triathlon…Transition!

So you’ve been swimming, biking, and running in preparation for your triathlon.  But, did you know, all your transition time between the events counts as part of your race?  Learn how to master your transitions with these 5 tips!