Chip around left ankle facing out.
Route colour coding: Follow Colour Arrows / Markers as follows:
Duathletes Run1 = Green. Duathletes Cycle = Red. Duathletes Run 2 = Yellow.
Road and MTB Standard Distance Triathlon , Cycle = Red , Run=Black.
Teams : Cycle =Red, Run= Black.
NO WATER POINTS ON 40km CYCLE DUE TO MOGALE CITY LITTERING CONCERNS IN THE CRADLE.TAKE ENOUGH WATER. You may use water point in the transition area.
Duathlon/Triathlon Start at the same time when the Siren goes at 7:00 am.
Swim is two laps Anti-Clockwise over 750 meter course. Keep Buoys on Left shoulder all the way.
Wetsuits allowed or disallowed according to announcement just after 6:00 am.
Triathletes and Duathletes merge into Transition area thru bottom gate. Into Transition, Sharp left. Find your bike row. Helmet on.Race number on. Exit at top right gate in transition area.
Road bikes mount at Mount line and proceed on road towards main gate. NO DRAFTING RULE APPLIES!
MTB bikes : Out of transition . Out at Same gate Top right of Transition area. IMMEDIATE sharp right and sharp right again. Mount at Mount line. Follow markers along . You are on the trail straight away.MTB bikes follow red markers which will bring you back thru the main gate and into the venue You will turn left into the venue and follow the paved way . (SAME AS THE ROAD BIKES INTO THE VENUE).
Road Bikes proceed out of the venue . (Same route as into the venue in the morning when you arrive) . Left on the main road Proceed until you get to the first T junction and turn left.Continue straight past the Sprint Tri turn around point . When you go over a narrow bridge you get to a large traffic circle. (DO NOT TAKE A SHORT CUT BY KEEPING LEFT OUT AT FIRST EXIT!) . Carry straight on BY TAKING SECOND EXIT OUT.
2Km after Circle you find the Sterkfontein Caves road to the right. You turn right. 2km on the Sterkfontein road you find the turn around point. You make a U turn.
Same way back to the large Traffic Circle. Again , SECOND EXIT OUT.Straight on past Kloofzicht until you Climb a steep hill to a T junction. You Turn left. Then Left into the venue again.
The venue road in is down hill. MTB bikes and Road Bikes merge down the entry venue road. Watch for signage to slow down close to the transition area. Both Road and MTB bikes keep to the right of Transition to the dismount line and into transition at the bottom gate.
Rack your bike . Run out the TOP RIGHT GATE again as you left with your bike. BUT SHAPP RIGHT AND SHARP RIGHT again . ( Same exit route as MTB bikes left Transition) .
Follow the Black arrows for your run to the finish.