2012 Tongyeong ITU Triathlon World Cup

Contact Information

Email: Ki, Woo Kyong

Phone: 82 2 3431 6798

Fax: 82 2 3431 9437

Mailing Address: Korea Triathlon Federation - Street: Room 502, Olympic Center, Oryun-dong, Songpa-gu - Town: Seoul - Country:Korea

Event Information

Entry Fee: Elite : free

Prize Money: 50 000 USD

Entry fee for Age group : 90 000 KRW

SWIM COURSE :
Distance : 1.5 km
Start Mechanism: Pontoon Dive Start
Water temperature: 22℃
Number of laps: 2
At the end of the first lap, athletes need to come out on the pontoon and dive back in. Distance to the first buoy is 335m.
Ocean

BIKE COURSE :
Distance : 40 km
Number of laps:5
5 laps of 8km with 2 big hills(13%, 15%). Hilly, fast.
2 wheels stops per lap:
- wheel stop 1: next to Transition, athletes/teams need to bring their own wheels
- wheel stop 2: 1st bike turning point provided by the LOC

RUN COURSE :
Distance : 10 km
Number of laps:4
4 laps of 2,5 km. Flat.
2 Aid Stations per lap.

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