Quick Guides

KitBrix Essentials

There is a lot to remember on triathlon race day and it can be very easy to forget kit that you may have planned on using. The last thing you want to do is be running around at the event before your race stressing and trying to borrow forgotten items from fellow competitors.

Luckily our official triathlon bag provider KitBrix have provided a handy list of all the kit you’ll need for the big day. Check out the list below or click here for a downloadable (and tickable!) version.


  • Swimsuit
  • Goggles
  • Anti-fog solution
  • Swim cap
  • Wetsuit
  • Body Glide
  • Spare goggles
  • Race belt
  • Hair tie
  • Water bottle
  • Any additional hydration
  • Any additional replenishment
  • Post workout food


  • Bike
  • CO2 cartridges/mini pump
  • Cycling shoes
  • Helmet
  • Sunglasses
  • Spare inner tube
  • Tyre levers
  • Cycling gloves
  • Gilet
  • Talcum powder
  • Rubber bands


  • Transition mat
  • Running shoes
  • Socks (if required)
  • Flexi tried and tested laces
  • Hat
  • Flip flops (post-race)


  • Phone and charger
  • Towel (micro)
  • Tri shorts
  • Sports bra
  • Bike pump
  • Socks (2 pairs)
  • Race numbrs
  • Post-race clothes
  • Water bottles
  • Fuel of your choice
  • Flashlight (if an early start)
  • Wristwatch
  • Vaseline
  • Timing chip
  • Transition bag
  • Sunscreen

Find out more about packing smart with KitBrix or for more information on how to purchase your bundle and accessories, visit their website.