Date announcement for 2023 Duathlon - Sunday Oct 1st, 2023.
More information to follow..
October 02, 2022
The Bridgewater Triathlon Club is delighted to welcome you to the 18th annual O'Regan's Subaru Riverport Duathlon!
You will need you to read and sign our standard General Waiver, and take note of our Refund Policy. These will be mandatory as you register.
We will cap the participants to 90 for the entire event. Sprint is open to ages 16 and over, the Standard Du is open to 18 years of age and over, Do-a-Du is 12+, and we're sorry, but no teams again this year. There will be food provided at the end of the event and overall and age category winners will be recognized.
Early Bird registrants get a $10 discount and a commemorative shirt - get your entry in before September 2 at 11:59 pm. All registrations close at 11:59 pm on Friday September 30. Note, NO RACE-DAY REGISTRATION.
We are pleased to add a Standard Distance this year and are excited to be an Age Group Worlds Qualifier for both Sprint and Standard Duathlon!
**In order to be considered you must complete and Expression of Interest Form**at https://ccnbikes.com/#!/events/riverport-triathlon-triathlon-canada-2022-age-group-eoi
Completion of the form puts you in contention for a qualification spot – both by direct qualification (by placing within the allocated number of spots), or via roll-down, provided you finish in the top-8 of your age group.
Please note that you are qualifying in the age category you will race in at the World Championships (age as of December 31st, 2023). This means that the qualifying results will be age-adjusted forward by one year.
Looking for more information on the Age Group World Championship Team Qualification Program? A full resource is available here: https://www.triathloncanada.com/publications/#worldchampionshipteams
It is HIGHLY recommended that you read the full FAQ prior to registration.
Good luck with your qualification event!
Registration Options & Pricing
Jul to Sep 2 Sep 3 to Sep 30
Standard Duathlon $60.00 $70.00
Sprint Duathlon $50.00 $60.00
Do-a-Du! $40.00 $50.00
Race Schedule8:30 am - Transition zone opens
8:30 am - Race kit pick-up - race briefing will have been available online in advance.
10:00 am - Standard race start
10:05 am - Sprint race start
10:10 am - Do-a-Du race start
12 noon - Wrap-up - food and age-group recognition!
Race Course Details
The Do-a-Du comprises a 2.5km run, 10km bike, 1km run.
The Duathlon Sprint comprises a 5km run, 20km bike, 2.5km run.
The Duathlon Standard comprises a 10km run, 40km bike, 5km run.
The race route is detailed in Google Maps here. **Note: we will need to make course changes in 2022 due to road construction - updated bike route will be available later in August**Run #1
From the start, head south on Lower Lahave Road, following the road as it bends left at the junction with Kraut Point Road. Do-a-Du turnaround at the 1.25km point, Sprint continue, following the road as it bends right over a bridge, until the 2.5km turnaround point... and, back the way you came. Standard will complete two loops.
From the transition, head north on Lower Lahave Road. The rest of the course descripion will be availble in late August.
Go left out of transition, following the same route as run #1. However, this time, Do-a-Du turnaround at the 500m point, Sprint continue to the 1.25km turnaround point and Standard continues to the 2.5km turn around. Back the way you came, until the finish line at the end of the coned finishing chute.
How to Get to the RaceThe race takes place from the Riverport Community Centre, which is located at 79 Lower Lahave Road, Riverport, NS, about a 30-minute drive from exit 11 of Highway 103. Dressing room changing area is limited. No showers.
Take exit 11 from the 103 towards Blockhouse.
Go straight through the first 4-way stop. Drive 11km.
Turn right at the next 4-way stop.
Go straight through the next 4-way stop towards Riverport, drive about 14km.
The "Welcome to Riverport" sign will be on your right - another 1km is an intersection - GO STRAIGHT into the village of Riverport. The Riverport Community Centre is 350m on your left.
Google Maps: 79 Lower Lahave Road, Riverport, NS