TinMan Durban #1 2023
Sun 12 Mar 2023 @ Durban, KwaZulu-Natal

B-Active Events


The TinMan Series is perfect for those who like to keep moving and it’s the oldest the biggest family Tri-Series in South Africa. The series was started in 1999 and has become very popular nationally and a household name to many athletes. 

The TinMan series is a fun, family orientated series that includes multiple events during a calendar year, all of them taking place at the same venue, utilising full road closure and flat running routes. The Tinman Series is a popular family orientated series that includes 3 Triathlon events on the day as well as a 10km running race and a duathlon. 

Come join us for this ultimate family multisport event in 2023, enter the first one and watch how your fitness and racing improves during the year!  


  • 10km Run (12yrs up) 
  • NEW SWIM/RUN (600m swim / 3.5km Run to Suncoast) – Starts at the same time as the SPRINT TRI. 
  • Mini Tri (200m Swim / 3.5km Run / 5km Cycle / 500mm Run) 8yrs up. 
  • Sprint Tri (600m Swim / 3.5km Run / 22km Cycle / 1.5km Run) 15yrs up. 
  • Sprint RELAY TEAM (600m Swim / 3.5km Run / 22km Cycle / 1.5km Run) 15yrs up. 
  • Challenge Tri (1.2km Swim / 3.5km Run / 32km Cycle (6 laps) / 6.5km Run) 16yrs up. 
  • Challenge RELAY TEAM(1.2km Swim / 3.5km Run / 32km Cycle (6 laps) / 6.5km Run) 16yrs up. 
  • Challenge Duathlon (10km Run / 32km Cycle (6 laps) / 5km Run) 17yrs up. 

Registration Venue: Suncoast Sundeck, Durban

Registration Times: 

  • 10km Run Challenge Duathlon & Challenge Tri:  5:45am to 6:30am
  • Sprint Tri & SWIM/RUN: 6:30am to 7:30am 
  • Mini Tri: 6:30am to 7:30am


  • 6:45am: 10km Run & Challenge Triathlon & Duathlon
  • 7:40am: Sprint Triathlon & SWIM/RUN
  • 8:15am: Mini Triathlon

2023 Entry Fees (We have kept Entry fees the same as 2022 for you ?): 

  • 10km Run: R140.00 
  • Mini Tri: R230.00 
  • NEW Swim/Run: R290.00  
  • Sprint Tri: R430.00
  • Sprint Relay Team of 2: R230.00 (pp.)  / of 3: R160.00 (p.p.)
  • Challenge Tri: R500.00
  • Challenge Relay Team of 2 R260.00 (pp.)  / of 3: R175.00 (p.p.)
  • Challenge Duathlon: R470.00

Also included is a Finishers medal and an ice cold aQuelle as well as lucky draw prizes and Winners prizes. 


Very Important information:

  • FINAL Race Instructions will be emailed on the Friday morning before each event. 
  • This event is DRAFT LEGAL. NO tri Bikes.
  • Team entries are allowed
  • All competitors will receive and ice-cold aQuellé at the finish line and a finishers keyring or medal at the finish. 
  • Due to the ever-growing pollution of our planet, our race numbers are recycled and reused. Please remember to hand them in at the finish line to receive your medal. 

More information: www.bactive.com/events/

Team information
This event supports team entries for certain classes. Team sizes range from 2 - 3 participants per team.

Classes and pricing
Available classes for the event

Class Distance Start Time Price (pp) 2 person team (pp) 3 person team (pp)
Mini Tri 7.7 km 200m Swim / 5km Cycle / 2.5km Run 06:50 R 240.00 - -
Sprint Tri Swim / 20km Cycle / 5km Run 07:30 R 440.00 - -
Sprint Team Swim / 20km Cycle / 5km Run 07:30 - R 230.00 R 160.00
Swim / Run
Swim and Run Only
km Swim & 3.5km Run 07:40 R 290.00 - -
Challenge Duathlon
Challenge Duathlon
10 km Run / 32km Cycle / 5km Run 07:45 R 470.00 - -
10km Running 10 km 08:00 R 140.00 - -
Challenge Tri Swim / 32km Cycle / 10km Run 08:20 R 500.00 - -
Challenge Team Swim / 32km Cycle / 10km Run 08:35 - R 260.00 R 175.00

Event location
Suncoast Casino, Durban

Coordinates -29.8353935, 31.0346147
Address Suncoast Casino, Hotels and Entertainment, O R Tambo Parade, Stamford Hill, Durban, South Africa
City Durban
Province KwaZulu-Natal

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Registration Number: 2015/141112/07