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The Qatar Foundation Junior Duathlon powered by GEMS 

In conjunction with Qatar Foundation, TriClub Doha kicks off the first full series of the Qatar Foundation Junior Duathlon, powered by GEMS, on Friday, October 5h 2018. This duathlon event is specifically tailored for kids of all ages and takes place at the Qatar Foundation's beautiful Oxygen Park (directions) for the run, with the bike course on closed-off internal roads in Education City.

This event caters for all ages of kids from 3 years old to 17 years old, from the complete beginner to more experienced triathletes wanting to stretch themselves and prepare for the Triathlon Series.

2018/19 Dates

Friday October 5th, 2018
Friday November 30th, 2018
Friday March 1st, 2019 
Friday May 3rdth, 2019

Races normally take place early on Friday morning, shortly after sunrise. Check the Calendar for specific times 

Register now at registration.triclubdoha.com


Race Pack
The most up to date Race Information pack can be accessed at our website:
http://triclubdoha.com/documents/membership/QF%20Junior%20Duathlon%20Race%20Information.pdf


Race Distances:

Mini-Kids (3-6)  100m run, 100m bike, 200m run
 Kids 1 (7-9) 1km run, 2.5km bike, 750m run
 Kids 2 (10-11) 2km run, 5km bike, 750m run
 Kids 3 (12-13) 3km run, 7.5km bike, 750m run
 Junior (14-17) 3km run, 7.5km bike, 750m run

At each race all participants receive a branded giveaway and a finishers medal. All finishers will be provided with refreshments at the finish line

Prices

Event
Member 

Event Member
with chip

Club Member &
QF staff/students

Mini-Kids

30

n/a

n/a

Kids (7-17)

80

60

48


The race is timed by the use of a mylaps prochip timing system. Club Members & Event Members must use their own timing chip and are responsible to make sure their chip is updated on the registration.triclubdoha.com website and active on the date of registration and date of the race in order to obtain the correct price.

Awards and Podium Presentation
At the end of the race each, first three places for each sex are awarded winners medals at the podium for the following categories:

Individual Race Categories
Kids 1, Kids 2, Kids 3, Junior

Additionally, Gold medals are awarded to first place all-female relay teams in each category. In the event that the all-female is one the podium, the fourth placed team will be upgraded to the podium


2018-2019 Club Championship QF Triathlon Series Awards

Club members participating in the individual distances are eligible to participate in the Qatar Foundation Triathlon Series Award for the season. To be eligible, participants must complete 3 out of 4 races.  Points are awarded based on the position in the race age group; 50 points for 1st place, 49 points for 2nd place and so on with a minimum of 10 points for competing in the race in each age group. To be eligible, members are required to volunteer at one event per year (not necessarily a Junior Duathlon). Parents may volunteer for Juniors. For more information on our club championship, visit our website: http://triclubdoha.com/en/members-only/club-championship


Volunteering
TriClub Doha relies upon the help of volunteers for our events to run smoothly. All our members, or parents of Junior members, are expected to volunteer to assist at least one event per season. To find out more about volunteering and to sign up to assist, please visit our website: http://triclubdoha.com/en/about-us/volunteering

Bike Hire

If you don’t own a bicycle and would still like to participate to the race, there is a possibility to rent a basic bike from the Qatar Foundation for the race.

Price
Qatar Foundation Staff: Free of charge
Non-Qatar Foundation participants: QR20/bike 

 

Bikes will be offered first booked, first served basis. If there are bikes left, you can rent a bike at the race venue also without prior reservation. Make a bicycle reservation to: Jesus Fortu This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Payment for the rental bicycle is on site on the race day and PAYMENT WITH CARD ONLY, NO CASH ACCEPTED! Qatar ID or QF ID card will be kept as deposit, until bicycle is returned.