Pulse Junior Triathlon

Group picture of competitors at the Pulse Junior Triathlon.

Sunday 7th October

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The Maplewood Pulse Junior Triathlon is a pool-based triathlon for kids / teenagers aged between 6 – 14 years. It is sponsored by Maplewood Residential.

Race entry:

Sorry, we’re full up, entry is is now closed.

Race details:

Age group distances are as follows:

Age Group Swim Bike Run
6 – 8 40m 2km 400m
9 – 10 120m 4km 800m
11 – 12 200m 6km 1200m
13 – 14 320m 8km 1600m

All participants must be able to swim unaided.

The swim takes place in Westpark Fitness, Tallaght followed by a bike stage in the adjoining Bancroft Park, and finishing with a run on Tallaght Athletics Club Track. Course maps are shown at the bottom of this page.

Pre-race registration will take place in Cycle SuperStore, Tallaght, on Saturday 6th October.

Parking on the day of the event will be available in the Westpark Fitness overflow car park in St. Mary’s School, beside the fitness centre. Pulse marshals will be on hand to direct you to a parking place.

Race schedule:

The race schedule is as follows:

Saturday 6th October

  • Time TBC: Pre-race registration at Cycle SuperStore, Tallaght.

Sunday 7th October

    • 07:00 – 8:15: Limited race registration at Westpark Fitness
    • 09:00: Race start at Westpark Fitness.
      • Race wave order will be by age-group, starting with 13-14 yrs and proceeding in  descending order of age group after that.
    • 11:00 (approx.): Race finish and prize-giving.

What to bring:

Participants will need the following:

    • a swim suit or a triathlon suit,
    • swim goggles,
    • a towel,
    • a t-shirt/top for the bike and run stages,
    • bike in good working order (we will do a basic safety check on each bike),
    • bike helmet,
    • runners,
    • proof of age,
    • a valid Triathlon Ireland Membership Card or a One Day Membership (ODM).

Course maps:


More information and updates

Feel free to contact us at juniors@pulsetri.com if you have any questions. Also, follow our event on Facebook, we will be posting events updates there.

Pulse Triathlon Club: swimming, cycling, running and socialising since 2003

Cycle Superstore westpark swimkit