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Greater Springfield Duathlon

Sunday 31 July 
Springfield Central, Ipswich

Thank you for joining us at the 2016 Queensland Championships!

Run. Bike. Run.  

Leave the wetsuit at home for this growing run – bike – run Duathlon! The Greater Springfield Duathlon is the perfect winter race to get some ks on the legs and compete for the Title of Queensland Duathlon Champion! With closed roads and easy viewing for spectators this is a great course for first timers and kids to start their triathlon journey.

Nissan State Series Queensland Championship

TA Age Group ITU World Championship Qualifying Race Logo

  • Earn Nissan State Series points
  • Queensland Championship Duathlon - Sprint & Full
  • Triathlon Australia Age Group ITU World Qualifying Race

 GSD Race Categories details

Times are subject to change. Current at 26/07/2016 

^Active Triathlon Australia (TA) members receive a discount for being a member of the association. The additional cost for NON TA members includes the One Day Membership Fee which provides your insurance for the race. 

For teams, ALL athletes must be TA members to be eligible for the discounted TA member entry.


About Queensland Championships & Nissan State Series

The Queensland Championship are included in the Triathlon Queensland Nissan State Series where you could earn points at races across Queensland an be crowned the Nissan State Series Champion.

Nissan State Series Queensland Championship

Find out more about Nissan State Series >

Triathlon Queensland State Champions will be presented with a Queensland Championship medal on the day of the event. To be eligible for Queensland Championships you need to hold an active Triathlon Queensland membership prior to the race day and place in your Queensland Championships age category.

Triathlon Australia Age Group ITU World Championship Qualifying Race

The Greater Springfield Duathlon is a Qualifying Race for the 2017 Worlds in Penticton, Canada – FIRST INTERNATIONAL ITU MULTISPORT WORLD CHAMPS - Aquathlon, Duathlon, Long Course and Cross Tri. 

TA Age Group ITU World Championship Qualifying Race Logo

More about World Championships >

Please note as a 17 year old athlete, if you wish to qualify for the Australian World Championships team (full distance category) you may compete in the full distance race but will be ineligible to accrue State Championship points.  This is due to a change in State Championship categories to stay in line with ITU Guidelines.


Important Resources

Terms & Conditions of Entry
Triathlon Australia Race Competition Rules
Nissan State Series Rules

Race Rules Note: Technical Delegate Special Ruling

Competitors aged 14 years who are entered in the Springfield Sprint Duathlon will be exempt from the rule 13.3.C 
This exemption applies only to those athletes who are aged 14 years and entered into the Springfield Sprint Duathlon. This means that athletes who are 14+ may use carbon/composite fibre wheels for this race.

Did you know?

Triathlon Australia’s Race Competition Rules have changed for the 2016/17 season. For all events with a cycling distance up to and including the standard distance, the bicycle draft zone is now a distance of 10m. This now lines our rules up with the ITU rules on drafting distances. Please try to remember this on course at the Greater Springfield Duathlon.


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