Frequently Asked Questions

Have any questions about the Swansea¬†Triathlon? No problem – simply look through our frequently asked questions below, and hopefully you’ll find the info you need.

General Events FAQs

Simply go to the registration page by clicking here and entering online via OES. We do not accept paper entries.
Yes you must be 14 years old by the day of the race.
No, you need to register yourself, either the night before or the morning of the race, with ID and Disclaimer.
These must be collected at the time of registration upon showing photo ID and a signed copy of the disclaimer.
Yes Charles Whitton Photography will be doing the photos for the event and will be available at
There are no road closures for this event.

Swim FAQs

Yes, this is mandatory for all of our events and must cover the torso & thighs. It must NOT cover the hands and feet.
If you wish to wear two swim hats that is fine but the issued swim hat MUST be worn on top.
Although BTF rules have now allowed backstroke we will not allow you to do this stroke. Front facing strokes only.
Yes you will have 1 hour to complete the swim for the middle distance.

Bike FAQs

Yes Tri Bars are allowed.

Run FAQs

No, we discourage against anyone wearing headphones to race in.
Last athlete cut-off is 11am.

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