The emerging economic and tourism hub of Roxas City in the province of Capiz is all set to host hundreds of triathletes from around the country as the Capiz TriAksyon leg of the 2019 National Age-Group Triathlon (NAGT) season fires off April 13 and 14.
The event has a Standard Distance (1.5km swim – 40km bike – 10km run) course for the seasoned triathletes as well as relay participants. There is also a Sprint Distance (750m swim – 20km bike – 5km run) course for those who want a lighter challenge and for Junior Elite participants.
At the same time there will be Super TriKids (STK) contests for youths aged 6-below (50m swim – 300m bike – 100m run), 7-8 years-old (50m swim – 500m bike – 200mM run), 9-10 years-old (100m swim – 1km bike – 500m run) and 11-12 years-old (150m swim – 2km bike – 1km run). Participants aged 13-15 will engage in a Super Sprint race of 400m swim – 14km bike and 3km run.
At stake are cash prizes of P20,000, P15,000 and P10,000 for the Standard Category for male and memale (overall) and the Open Elite Category for male and female; P12,000, P7,000 and P5,000 for Top 3 Relay Category winners; P12,000, P7,000 and P5,000 for Top 3 Sprint male and female; P10,000, P8,000 and P5,000 for the Top 3 Junior Elite male and female; P5,000, P3,000 and P2,000 for the Top 3 Super Sprint male and female. There also will be cash prizes for the Top 3 winners in the STK, Standard Distance age-group and Sprint Distance age-group.
Registration for the event sanctioned by the Triathlon Association of the Philippines (TRAP) is ongoing. For inquiries, send email to firstname.lastname@example.org and visit https://www.capiztriaksyon.com.