We DARE your school to TRI, was the marketing campaign behind the ITU World Triathlon Series.
Wynberg Girls, had three learners who DARED to TRI. They competed in the Discovery World Triathlon Event held at the V&A Waterfront over the weekend.
Amaarah Cornish, Donne Hooper and Ayesha Allom participated in the Team Sprint Event.
The Sprint distance event consists of:
Swim: 500m WETSUIT COMPULSORY swim in Quay 6 starting in waves. The swim leg will take place regardless of water temperature and necessary safety plans will be in place for various water temperatures.
Cycle: 20km DRAFT LEGAL cycle leg consisting of laps. Athletes will cycle towards the Sea Point Pavilion Swimming pool along Beach Rd and return to the Waterfront via Helen Suzman Blvd.
Run: 5km run leg consisting of laps in and around the Waterfront and Green Point precinct.
As first time competitors they did exceptionally well.