The 2018 Athletes Ranking Criteria

The 2018 Athletes Ranking Criteria

KENYA TRIATHLON SERIES RANKINGS

Purpose:

Kenya Triathlon Series Rankings will be used to determine the 'The Triathlete of The Year' winners; both male and female and the winners in each age-group.

Prize Money purse of Kes. 150,000 will be distributed after the last scoring event at the Kenya Triathlon Awards in November 2018, and a trophy for each age-group winner. 

The KT Points List will be posted on www.kenyatriathlon.com but will not be considered as the final rankings 

 

Scoring events:

There will be three levels of events included in the series:

  • Gold Label Events
  • Silver Label Events
  • Bronze Label Events

Series Rankings:

The points earned by the winner of each event will be 1200 for the Gold Label, 800 for the Silver Label and 300 for bronze label events.

The points will be decreased by 7.5% for every position

To earn points, athletes must finish within the cut off time which will be determined by adding 50% to the winner’s time in the men’s event and 80% in the women’s event.

LABEL

RACE

DATE

GOLD MIOTONI CHALLENGE TRIATHLON & DUATHLON  20/21ST OCT 2018
GOLD WILDMAN TRIATHLON & DUATHLON 25/26TH AUG 2018
SILVER KILIFI GOLD TRIATHLON  22ND SEP 2018
SILVER DIANI TRIATHLON  25TH NOV 2018
SILVER WATAMU TRIATHLON  7TH APR 2018
SILVER KAREN TRIATHLON/DUATHLON & KIDS AQUATHLON  25TH FEB 2018
SILVER KAREN DUATHLON & WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS TRIAL  15TH APR 2018
BRONZE KERICHO TRIATHLON & DUATHLON  12TH AUG 2018
BRONZE RUIRU TRIATHLON & DUATHLON  29TH APRIL 2018
BRONZE PEMBROKE TRIATHLON  7TH OCT 2018
BRONZE NOMAD TRIATHLON 7/8TH APRIL 2018

 

The Points Earned By each Winner Will Be:

  • 1200 For The Gold label Events
  • 800 For The Silver Label Events
  • 300 For The Bronze Label Events

 

The Points table For Each Level of Events Will Be From:

  • 1st - 50th Position for Gold Label Events
  • 1st - 40th Position for Silver Label Events
  • 1st - 30th Position for Bronze label Events

 Races Scoring in The Series Rankings

The final score will be determined by adding the points gained in the National Triathlon Series with the following limitations:

  • A maximum of 5 event scores will count for the National Rankings
  • Athletes should compete in at least one gold label event and one silver label as a criteria to be ranked

Prize Categories

  • Overall Male Athlete of The Year
  • Overall Female Athlete of The Year
  • Most Promising Athlete of The Year (U23)
  • Most Promising Female Athlete of The Year (U23)
  • Junior Male Athlete of The Year (U18)
  • Junior Female Athlete of The Year (U18)