A mini triathlon is shorter (in terms of overall distance) event that is designed to allow new triathletes to better their skills, or to encourage fitness enthusiasts to try the sport of triathlon (Swim + Bike + Run).
Amongst the triathlon community, there are no standard distances for a mini triathlon; however, the distances would be on the order of:
Swim (100 yds to 1/4 mile)
Bike (6 miles to 12 miles)
Run (1 mile to 3 miles)
There are some generally accepted standard triathlon distances for longer events:
Iron Distance (2.4 mile swim, 112 mile bike, 26.2 mile run)
Half Iron Distance (1.2 mile swim, 56 mile bike, 13.1 mile run)
Olympic Distance (1.5 km swim, 40 km bike, 10 km run)
A mini-triathlon may also be labelled, "Super-sprint", "sprint", "try-a-tri", "give it a tri"
I participatel in a triathlon.
varying lengths for kids or adults, the shortest standard distance is Olympic. so it could be anything, just not a 1500m swim, 40k bike, 10k run.
root word of triathlon
A triathlon is an event that consists of a swim, bike and run.
None. The triathlon is not part of the Olympics.
Triathlon is Swim, Bike, Run.
Mooloolaba Triathlon was created in 1993.
Salford Triathlon was created in 2003.
Salford Triathlon ended in 2007.
Noosa Triathlon was created in 1983.
Wildflower Triathlon was created in 1983.
XTERRA Triathlon was created in 1996.
A sprint triathlon is just a certain distance of triathlon. It is made up of a 750m swim, 20k bike, and 5k run.
The triathlon consisted of running, swimming, and biking.
The triathlon was invented by Jack Johnstone and Don Shanahan.
It depends on the triathlon. The usual length is 1/2 mile to 1.5 kilometers. The olympic distance triathlon is 1700 yards.
The running portion of the Olympic triathlon is 10k.
The first triathlon was at MIssion Bay, San Diego, California.
normally you have to be 18 but the age may vary depending on what kind of triathlon you are competing in.
That is the correct spelling of the word "triathlon" (a three-sport competition).
Laguna Phuket Triathlon was created in 1994.
Escape from Alcatraz - triathlon - was created in 1981.
International Triathlon Union was created in 1989.
World Triathlon Corporation was created in 1991.