A short chute is a shorter route that triathletes take during the triathlon race. This is only for triathletes who have earned one. This is usually awarded to triathletes in the super league triathlon after they have won one of the early stages of the races. (
Who owns Superleague triathlon?
Headquartered in Singapore, SLT launched in 2016 and is the brainchild of former Australian triathlete and four-time world champion Chris McCormack; Michael Dhulst, an entrepreneur, successful amateur athlete and experienced event owner; and Leonid Boguslavsky, an entrepreneur and keen sportsman.
How long is the Super League triathlon?
All distances in every format are 300m swim, 5km bike, 2km run to keep things short and fast. One more factor: Any athlete who falls more than 90 seconds off the leader on any lap is out of the race.
How old is Alex Yee?
Enduro- Three short triathlons are concatenated into one long swim-bike-run-swim-bike-run-swim-bike-run race with the added punishment that last two into transition after each discipline are eliminated.
What is a short triathlon called?
Try a mini-triathlon! The sprint tri — affectionately dubbed a mini-triathlon — typically includes a half-mile swim, 12-mile bike ride and three-mile run, in that order. Distances vary depending on the race and course.
What is a reverse triathlon?
The name says it all. In a reverse triathlon, racers start off in their running shoes, then hop on their bikes and finish in the water. The order of a traditional triathlon swim/bike/run is based on two things: safety issues and smooth transitions.
What is Olympic triathlon distance?
Triathlon races are held over four distances: Sprint, Olympic, Double Olympic and Triple Olympic. The Olympic triathlon comprises a 1.5km swim, a 40km bike ride, and a 10km run.
What are the Iron Man distances?
Each year, over 96,000 athletes register to compete in Ironman races, representing over 90 countries, regions and territories. This triathlon distance requires a 2.4 mile swim (3.9K), 112 mile bike (180.2K), and 26.2 mile run (42.2K).
What ethnicity is Alex?
Alex moved his training base and home to Loughborough during lockdown where he lives with his girlfriend, fellow Great Britain triathlete Olivia Mathias.