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Junior Triathlon

Welcome to the Junior Triathlon Series 2022

Triathlon continues to go from strength to strength and after a two year absence, we are delighted to offer you a choice of four Sprint events throughout the beautiful Scottish Borders.

Alongside our adult Triathlon Series we offer a Junior Triathlon series, consisting of two events located across the Scottish Borders. Our last series in 2019 saw 314 junior competitors take part across the various age groups.

We host the following Junior events:

Galashiels Junior Triathlon – Saturday 16 April 2022

Galashiels Junior Results

Galashiels Junior Image Gallery 

Peebles Junior Triathlon – Saturday 24 September 2022
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Peebles Junior Cycle Route
Peebles Junior Run Route

Age Categories & Race Distances – (Age as of 31 December, 2022)

8 years
Swim: 2 lengths of the swimming pool (50m)
Cycle: Approx. 800m
Run: Approx. 600m

9-10 years
Swim: 4 lengths of the swimming pool (100m)
Cycle: Approx. 2km
Run: Approx. 1km 

11-12 years
Swim: 6 lengths of the swimming pool (150m)
Cycle: Approx. 3km
Run: Approx. 1.5km

13-14 years
Swim: 12 lengths of the swimming pool (300m)
Cycle: Approx. 4km
Run: Approx. 2km

15-16 years
Swim: 12 lengths of the swimming pool (300m)
Cycle: Approx. 4km
Run: Approx. 2km

  • Routes are subject to change depending on conditions

The winners of the overall series will be awarded at Peebles, at the final events of the Series.  To compete in the Overall Series, a competitor must compete in both junior events. A competitors two scores will be used for calculating the Overall Series winners. Each competitor is automatically entered into one of the above age categories according to the date of birth given on the entry form.

For more information, email triathlon@liveborders.org.uk