2016 Devonport OTU Triathlon Oceania Cup

20 - 21 Feb, 2016 • Devonport, Tasmania, Australia • Event Website
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Results

Welcome to the 31st running of the Devonport Triathlon. Come and join us on the infamous North Street Hill.
Prize money: 10,000 AUD
You must be entered/registered on the LOC registration system.  Please go to http://www.devonporttriathlon.com.au/ for further detail.

COURSE DISTANCES
ELITE & U23 – Standard Distance
1500m SWIM (2 x 750m laps) – Ocean Swim/Beach start
40km BIKE (8 x 5km laps) – 1 steep hill (North St - 200m) w. technical section & 3 x U turns per lap
10km RUN (4 x 2.5km laps) – Flat and fast
ELITE COURSE DESCRIPTION (Elite/U23)
SWIM – 750m lap
Ocean swim with beach start
Water Temperature 15-21 degrees celsius

BIKE – 5km lap
Turn LEFT out of carpark and head East along Bluff Road to Clement street (approx. 200m)
U turn at Clement street then head West back past transition then onto Coles Beach on Coles Beach Road
Turn LEFT at Coles Beach travel over train line and turn LEFT onto North Street.
Climb North Street hill – U turn just before the T junction w. Percy Street
Descend North Street hill and turn LEFT into Nixon Street at bottom of the hill
U turn just before James Street intersection
Return to transition via Coles Beach Road and Bluff road to complete 5km lap

U Turn Points
·    Bluff Road & Clement Street
·    North Street & Percy Street
·    Nixon Street & James Street

COMMENTS
·    3 x U turns per 5km lap
·    1 x 200m steep climb (North Street) per lap
·    Cyclist stay on road for entire bike ride (i.e. do not ride through car park at end of each lap)

RUN – 2.5km lap
Exact same run course as past, heading East to George Street and return along Bluff Road/Victoria Parade (and running back through car park each time)
Please go to http://www.devonporttriathlon.com.au/ for further detail

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Athletes Briefing:

5pm Saturday 20th February (Devonport Surf Life Saving Club)

Please be aware;
Sunday 21st February
OCEANIA Cup & AUSTRALIAN Elite & U23 Championships - Standard Distance
10.00 am Elite/U23 Male
12.30 pm Elite/U23 Female
2.45 pm Presentations

Entry Fee:

$135.00 AUD

Prize Money:

Prize money distribution. Elite men and women: 1st 1,500 AUD 2nd 1,250 AUD 3rd 1,000 AUD 4th 750 AUD 5th 500 AUD

Documents:


Media notes:

Accreditation available by contacting georgia@ccsportsandevents.com.au

Event Schedule

Friday 19th February
4pm ­ 7pm: Registration Open for Devonport Triathlon (Hockey Centre)

5pm: RACE BRIEF ­ Juniors/Youths (Devonport Surf Life Saving Club)
5.30pm: RACE BRIEF - Paratriathletes
6pm: RACE BRIEF –Age Groups

Saturday 20th February Tides: 9.46am High 16.27 Low
Australian Junior Triathlon Championships
6 am Registrations open
7.30 am Youth (13-15) Female
8.30 am Youth (13-15) Male (Race start could be adjusted closer to Females depending on race entries) 500m, Bike 16km, Run 4km
Oceania Paratriathlon
9.30 am Paratriathlon (sprint distance)
Australian Junior Triathlon Championships Sprint Distance
11.30 am Junior Female (ITU rules)
1 pm Junior Male (ITU rules)
Age Group Qualifying Race including mixed teams
2.30 pm (Waves to be advised)
5pm Presentations
5pm Tri It (Community Triathlon) super sprint distance
Regos between 3 and 4

5.45 pm Tri kids

5pm: RACE BRIEF ­ Elites & U23 (Location to be confirmed)



Sunday February 21st 2016
Tides: 10.44 am High 17.26 Low
6am Registrations open
Australian Junior Triathlon Championships Relays
7.30 am Youth Relays
8.30 am Junior Relays
OCEANIA Cup & AUSTRALIAN Elite & U23 Championships - Standard Distance
10.00 am Elite/U23 Male
12.30 pm Elite/U23 Female
2.45 pm Presentations

Closest Airport

Devonport Airport (10km)
Launceston Airport (100km) preferred
Burnie Airport (70Km)
Known by coaches/athletes

Local Transportation

Price of local transportation: See event website – shuttle/car/boat
Prices of local transportation vary. Taxis are approximately $20 AUD for short trip of approximately 10km. Buses are very reasonable $5 per day. Hire cars are approximately $60 per day. Planes and boat fares into Tasmania can vary from $50 - $350 one way.

Host Hotel

Goodstone group of companies http://www.goodstone.com.au

Homestay

Please email georgia@ccsportsandevents.com.au if interested in home stays.

  • Technical Delegate
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  • Website
    http://www.devonporttriathlon.com.au/
  • Event Contact
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  • Phone
    61 459117221
  • Address

    2 Brockmarsh Place Ulverstone 7315
    Tasmania
    Australia