INFORMATION ON TRAVELLING TO NEW ZEALAND
For any teams travelling to New Zealand to compete in the Auckland ITU Triathlon World Cup, please click here for details on whether you require a Visa. If your country is not on the Visa free country list, you will need to apply for a Visa to enter New Zealand.
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Entry fee for Age Group: 120 NZD;
Age Group race will be a selection race for the NZ team for the Grand Final in Auckland in 2012.
All races will be on same courses as in 2012 Grand Final
Distances: Swim: 1,5 km; Bike: 40 km; Run: 10 km;
Water temperature: 15deg Number of laps: 2
Sheltered Harbour, between 2 wharves
Elite Bike Course:
Number of laps:8
Hilly and technical, 3 climbs, longest 500m, 8 laps
Number of laps: 4 laps,
flat with one hill
Pool Training Facilities
There is an outdoor pool training facility available at the Parnell Baths, located at Judges Bay Rd, Parnell. Phone 09-373 3561. Complimentary access is available for Elite Athletes from Saturday 12 November to Sunday 20 November, with 2 exclusive lanes allocated between 9am and 3pm each day and use of general public lanes outside of these times. Please provide proof of ID.
Prize money distribution. Elite men and women:
1st. 6,250 USD
2nd. 5,000 USD
3rd. 3,750 USD
4th. 2,500 USD
5th. 2,000 USD
6th. 1,750 USD
7th. 1,500 USD
8th. 1,000 USD
9th. 750 USD
10th. 500 USD