Information for Participants

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Race package pick-up is from 2 pm to 5pm on Saturday, June 9th at the Trek Store, 338 Catherine Street.  There will be a mandatory bike and helmet check at RPP.  There will be race packages available for out of town participants on Race morning from 6 to 7 am.

Heat assignments and start times will be available at RPP.

The Victoria Youth Triathlon is sanctioned by Triathlon BC.  All participants must be familiar with the TriBC and ITU Competition Rules.  Download a PDF version of the TriBC Competition Rules HERE and the ITU Competition Rules HERE.

Race Day:

Transition opens at 6:00 am on race day. The first heat starts at 7:30 am. Heats will start 30 minutes apart from the oldest age group to the youngest.  The Super Series draft legal heat is the final heat of the day.   There is a pre-race briefing on the pool deck for all athletes 15 minutes before the start of their heat.  Heat assignments will be provided at race package pick-up.

The transition area is divided into areas based on age group.  There will be bike racks available for those athletes who wish to use them but their use is not mandatory.  Athletes choosing not to use bike racks will place their bikes in parking stalls, maximum two bikes per stall.  All athletes must be out of transition 30 minutes prior to the start of their heat.  Participants in the 6-7 age group may have one adult assist with transition set up.  No non-participants are allowed in transition during the race.  

There is a mandatory pre-race briefing on the pool deck 15 minutes before the start of each heat.  All athletes must be body marked prior to attending the pre-race briefing.

The awards ceremony will follow the last heat.  Draws for prizes will be made during the awards ceremony.    You must be present to win any draw prize.

Parking:

A parking structure with 332 spaces, including eight for people with accessibility challenges, is located adjacent to CARSA on McKenzie Avenue. The overall parkade design is five levels (including one level underground) and includes 64 spaces for bicycles.  The rate is the same as in most other surface lots at UVic: $1.25 per hour, $7.50 per day.