2009 Mekong River ITU Triathlon Asian Cup

27 - 29 Mar, 2009 • Mekong River, Thailand • Event Website
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2009 MEKONG RIVER INTERNATIONAL MULTISPORT ITU ASIAN CUP

Venue: Nongkhai Province in the North - East of Thailand

Hosts: Nongkhai Province, Tourism Authority of Thailand, Triathlon Association of Thailand

Support by: Tourism Authority of Thailand

Events date:
1. Friday 27 March 2009: Buddy Bike & Run and Aquathlon
2. Saturday 28 March 2009: Duathlon Asian Cup Series / Duathlon World Cup Series
3. Sunday 29 March 2009: Triathlon ITU Asian Cup

Events:
1. Buddy Bike & Run: 20 km. 
2. Aquathlon: Swim 1.5 k.m. + Run 5 k.m.
3. Duathlon Asian Cup Series/ World Cup Series:
    - Standard Distance: Run 10 km. + Bike 40 km. + Run 5 km.
    - Sprint Distance: Run 5 km. + Bike 20 km. + Run 2.5 km.
4. Triathlon ITU Asian Cup:
    - Olympic Triathlon: Swim 1.5 k.m. + Bike 40 k.m. + Run 10 k.m.
    - Sprint Triathlon: Swim 750 m. + Bike 20 k.m. + Run 5 k.m.

Categories of Competition both Triathlon and Duathlon:
1. Elite men & Women
2. Elite U23 Men & Women
3. Elite Jr. Boys & Jr. Girls
4. Age Grouper:
  (4.1) Olympic distance
      - Men 19 - 29 yrs., 30 - 39 yrs., 40 - 49 yrs., 50 - 59 yrs., 60 yrs and over
      - Women 19 - 29 yrs., 30 yrs and over
  (4.2) Sprint distance
      - Jr. Boys 13 - 18 yrs., Men Open
      - Jr. Girls 13 - 18 yrs., Women Open
Entry fee: Baht 500 for olympic distance age grouper., Baht 400 for sprint distance agr grouper. Your entry fee can be paid at the Race Office in the Morning of Thrusday 26 for Aquathlon and Byddy buke & Run Race, Friday 27 for Duathlon ,Saturday 28 for Triathlon

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Athletes Briefing:

Friday 27th
1300 - 1400   Aquathlon, Duathlon and Triathlon Briefing and Bike Inspection for Duathlon and Triathlon

Event Schedule

Time Schedule

Thursday 26th
All teams arrival. 
1000 – 1600 Register

Friday 27th
0600 – 0645 Register
0700 short briefing before starting
0830   Buddy Bike & Run race starts
1030   Race finish and award presentation
1045 - 12.00   Registration for Aquathlon
1300 - 1400   Aquathlon, Duathlon and Triathlon Briefing and Bike Inspection for Duathlon and Triathlon
1400   Transition area open for aquathlon participants
1500   Move to Aquathlon Race Starting
1600   Aquathlon race starts
1830   Race finished and Award presentation

Saturday 28th
0730 – 0800 Duathlon Transition area open and registration
0800   Short briefing before starting
0830   Duathlon race starts
1230   Race finished and Award presentation

Sunday 29th

0530 - 0645 Transition Open for Bike racking and Registration  
0700   Opening Ceremony
0730   Move to race starting
0810 Short briefing before starting
0830 Sprint Triathlon starts
0845 Olympic Triathlon start

1245 Race finished
1830 – 2200 Award presentation and Crossing ceremony

Closest Airport

Transportation: You can fly to Suvarnabhumi International Airport and then take the domestic flight to Udorntani Airport. As for Domestic flight, you can fly from Sivarnabhumi Airport or Donmuang Airport to Udorntani Airport. Our staff will bring you and your bike from Udorntani Airport to the official hotel. It’s only 51 km. far from the airport.

Air Asia will fly from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Udorntani Airport, online booking can be done.

Please visit their webste at http://www.airasia.com

Host Hotel

Accommodation: Nongkhai Grand is Official Hotel, you can booking in advance and visit their website at http://www.nongkhaigrandhotel.com

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