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Event Details


Welcome to the 8th edition of the Chennai Triathlon organized by the Chennai Trekking Club. Categories - Enticer and Sprint. Swimming is in the Velachery Aquatic Complex swimming pool. This is a non-profit event to create awareness among the public on sports, active lifestyle and health.






Enticer - 300m swim, 20K cycle, 3K run (avg time: 2 hours)

Sprint - 750m swim, 20K cycle, 5K run (avg time: 2.5 hours)

Venue: Velachery Aquatic Complex

Timing: start 5:30am

Cost: 600Rs including medal, t-shirt, refreshments, e-certificate

Swimming: only swimmers who are comfortable with swimming at least one laps (50m) should apply

Cycling: participants are to bring their own cycle (or rent one)

Stay: we will make provision for overnight stay at the venue (outdoors)


Swimming will happen in Velachery Aquatic Swimming Pool - 50m laps, 2m deep, ropes in between lanes.

Cycling will start from the swimming pool towards OMR/ECR

Running will happen at Pallavakam

There is no price money in this event


Peter Van Geit -

Prabakar -

About CTC:

The Chennai Trekking Club is a volunteer based, non-profit outdoor group. With 21 thousand members and hundreds of outdoor and sports events organized every year it’s one of the largest and most active groups in South India. CTC frequently organizes awareness events related to environmental conservation, social and sports. On October 22nd CTC organized the 2nd edition of its Chennai Trail Marathon in which 1100 runners participated in full, half marathon and 10K run along the scenic Cholavaram lake on the Northern outstkirts of Chennai city. CTC has organized 8 Triathlons in the past few years including one of India's first Full Iron distance triathlons last November. The group has been featured in around 150 news articles. 

Web site –

Past Triathlons organized by CTC:

Olympic Jungle Triathlon in Nagala

Half Iron distance Triathlon at Nagala

Swim like a Fish, Pedal like a Jockey, Run like a Stallion

Enticer, Sprint, Olympic, Half Iron in Chennai

Entricer,Sprint, Olympic Triathlon at Chennai

Full Iron Distance Triathlon

Enticer, Sprint, Olympic Triathlon at Chennai



Peter Van Geit -

Prabakar -


Velachery, aquatic complex
Chennai, Tamilnadu