duathlon qf

The Qatar Foundation Duathlon 

In conjunction with Qatar Foundation, TriClub Doha kicks off the fourth full series of the Qatar Foundation Duathlon, on Saturday 7th November 2020. This duathlon event is specifically tailored for Adult beginners and kids of all ages and takes place at the Qatar Foundation's beautiful Oxygen Park (directions) for the run, with the bike course on closed-off internal roads in Education City. For the first time, we will also be incl beginner adults to race this as a good practice race if you are new to the sport.

This event caters to all Adult Beginners and all ages of kids from 3 years old to 17 years old, from the complete beginner to more experienced athletes wanting to stretch themselves and prepare for the Triathlon Series.

2020 / 2021 Dates

  • Saturday 7th November 2020
  • Saturday 16th January 2021
  • Saturday 27th March 2021

Races normally take place early on Saturday morning, shortly after sunrise. Check the Calendar for specific times 

Register now at registration.triclubdoha.com

Race Pack
Race Information pack ( CLICK HERE )

Race Distances:

Mini-Kids (3-6)  100m run, 100m bike, 200m run
 Kids 1 (7-9) 1km run, 2.5km bike, 750m run
 Kids 2 (10-11) 2km run, 5km bike, 750m run
 Kids 3 (12-13) 3km run, 7.5km bike, 750m run
 Junior (14-17)
Beginner Adult

3km run, 7.5km bike, 750m run
3km run, 7.5km bike, 750m run

All participants receive a finisher's medal and will be provided with refreshments at the finish line.



Triclub Doha Member 




Kids (7-17)

Beginner adult





Chip Timing
The race is timed by the use of a mylaps prochip timing system. Event Only Members paying full price are provided a chip for the event, however, a deposit of a Qatar ID or equivalent is needed at race registration. All Club Members, and those Event Only Members using their own timing chips, are responsible to make sure their chip is active on the day of the race. Details on how to check your chip's status can be found on our website mylaps timing chips
. In the event that an owned chip's subscription has expired and is not working, chips may be rented on race day for QAR50, subject to availability.

Awards and Podium Presentation
For the moment, due to COVID-19 restrictions, there are no podium presentation allowed according to Qatar Foundation requirements. Medals may be collected following the event from the TriClub Doha. Winners will be contacted following completion of the event.

At the end of the race each, first three places for each sex are awarded winners medals at the podium for the following categories:

Individual Race Categories
Kids 1, Kids 2, Kids 3, Junior, Beginner Adult

Additionally, Gold medals are awarded to first place all-female relay teams in each category. In the event that the all-female is one the podium, the fourth-placed team will be upgraded to the podium

2020-2021 Club Championship QF Triathlon Series Awards

Club members participating in the individual distances are eligible to participate in the Qatar Foundation Triathlon Series Award for the season. To be eligible, participants must complete 3 out of 4 races.  Points are awarded based on the position in the race age group; 50 points for 1st place, 49 points for 2nd place, and so on with a minimum of 10 points for competing in the race in each age group. To be eligible, members are required to volunteer at one TriClub Doha event at QF per year. Parents may volunteer for Juniors. For more information on our club championship, visit our website: http://triclubdoha.com/en/members-only/club-championship

TriClub Doha relies upon the help of volunteers for our events to run smoothly. All our members, or parents of Junior members, are expected to volunteer to assist at least one event per season. To find out more about volunteering and to sign up to assist, please visit our website: http://triclubdoha.com/en/about-us/volunteering

Bike Hire

If you don’t own a bicycle and would still like to participate to the race, there is a possibility to rent a basic bike from the Qatar Foundation for the race.
Please check the bike availability before doing registration as bikes are rented first come first served basis!

Qatar Foundation Staff: Free of charge
Non-Qatar Foundation participants: QR20/bike 


Bikes will be offered first booked, first-served basis. If there are bikes left, you can rent a bike at the race venue also without prior reservation. Make a bicycle reservation to Jesus Fortu This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Payment for the rental bicycle is on-site on the race day and PAYMENT WITH CARD ONLY, NO CASH ACCEPTED! Qatar ID or QF ID card will be kept as a deposit, until the bicycle is returned.