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Race Competition Rules

Triathlon Australia race competition rules

Race Competition Rules (RCR) are essential to maintaining a quality level of competition for participants of the sport, so the rules are reviewed and updated on an annual basis to reflect the ever-evolving conditions of our sport.

Click here for Triathlon Australia Race Competition Rules

In addition, our rules comply with those of the international body that governs triathlon, World Triathlon. 

Want to test your knowledge of the Race Competition rules?

Think you know all aspects of the RCR? You can now test your knowledge by moving through 8 modules that will touch on all areas of Triathlon, including Swim, Bike, Run course rules, Transition area rules, Warnings and Penalties, and lastly Protests and Appeals. The test takes less than an hour to complete and will help you become a more efficient and safety-conscious competitor. 

You can access the test HERE. Just register for the test and complete the checkout process. Your login details will be sent to you via email along with the link to the test. If you don't receive an email, please check your Junk/Spam folder. 

If you have any questions regarding the RCR or the test, please email for assistance. 

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