Welcome to the 8th edition of the Chennai Triathlon organized by the Chennai Trekking Club. Categories - Olympic and Half Iron. Swimming is in open waters. This is a non-profit event to create awareness among the public on sports, active lifestyle and health.
The Chennai Trekking Club is a volunteer based, non-profit outdoor group. With 21 thousand members and hundreds of outdoor and sports events organized every year it’s one of the largest and most active groups in South India. CTC frequently organizes awareness events related to environmental conservation, social and sports. On October 22nd CTC organized the 2nd edition of its Chennai Trail Marathon in which 1100 runners participated in full, half marathon and 10K run along the scenic Cholavaram lake on the Northern outstkirts of Chennai city. CTC has organized 8 Triathlons in the past few years including one of India's first Full Iron distance triathlons last November. The group has been featured in around 150 news articles.