Rio 2016 awaits Paratriathlon

There are currently six categories for physically challenged athletes to compete in over the sprint paratriathlon distance of 750m swim, 20km bike (handcycle/tandem), 5km run (wheelchair) at the ITU World Triathlon Championships each year.

Paratriathlon has been accepted for inclusion for the IPC’s 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
more information at : http://www.triathlon.org/paratriathlon