2012 Tahiti ITU Sprint Triathlon Oceania Cup

Contact Information

Email: Bernard COSTA (Federation Tahitienne de Triathlon)

Event Information

Entry Fee: 150 USD

Prize Money: 3000 USD

Prize money distribution. Elite men and women:
1st. 750 USD
2nd. 450 USD
3rd. 300 USD


REGISTRATION

Age Group Sprint Triathlon event hosted by Tahiti Federation for entry contact: tahititri@mail.pf

Tahiti Federation is holding a Sprint Distance Age Group race same day as Oceania Cup. Please contact: tahititri@mail.pf

The LOC has set registration fees for the race on September 16th, 2012 at USD 150 per athlete.

Said registration fees include all transfers, pick-up at airport and transportation to hotel, transportation from hotel to briefing, welcome dinner, race package and race entry fee and return transfer from hotel to airport.

The LOC has also set the registration deadline at August 22nd, 2012 at midnight.

Invoices will then be issued and sent out for payment by August 31st, 2012 at midnight.

There is a no cancellation policy after the above August 22nd, 2012 deadline.

Any and all queries with respect to athlete registration and payment of registration fees must be adressed to my attention at KArmourlaz@aol.com


COURSES

The Oceania Cup is a Sprint race with a 750m lagoon swim starting from the pontoon of the Manava Suite Resort Hotel to the Orohiti transition zone area.  The lagoon water temperature is in excess of 26°C so it is a non-wet suit swim. 
Map enclosed:
http://www.triathlon.org//docs/events/uploads/Swim_course_1.pdf
http://www.triathlon.org//docs/events/uploads/Swim_course_1.jpg

The bike course is a 4x5km loop flat course around a street pilon at either end with no car traffic. 
Map enclosed:
http://www.triathlon.org//docs/events/uploads/Bike_course_2.pdf
http://www.triathlon.org//docs/events/uploads/Bike_TA.jpg

The run course is a 4x1.25km loop course mostly flat with a slight uphill to the turn around point (also around a street pilon) and then back down to the starting turn around point.
Map enclosed:
http://www.triathlon.org//docs/events/uploads/Run_course.pdf
http://www.triathlon.org//docs/events/uploads/Run_course_7.jpg

Weather in Tahiti is extremely hot and humid (usually between 28 and 30°C in September).