2017 Troutbeck ATU Triathlon African Cup

01 Apr, 2017 • Troutbeck Resort, Nyanga, Zimbabwe • Event Website
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Results

ELITE/U23 MEN AND WOMEN - TROUTBECK ATU TRIATHLON AFRICAN CUP

ALL ELITE ENTRIES ARE TO BE MADE THROUGH YOUR NATIONAL FEDERATION AND NO ATHLETE WILL BE INCLUDED IN THE START LIST IF THE ENTRY HAS NOT BEEN PROCESSED THROUGH THE ITU ONLINE ENTRY SYSTEM.

COURSE DETAILS:

SWIM
Water temperature: Expect 20 degree
Number of laps: STANDARD: 2 LAPS x 750m
(Start Mechanism: pontoon, deep water, beach mass start) DEEP WATER
(Conditions: ocean, lake, river, brief description) LAKE-CLEAN, DISEASE & ANIMAL FREE.

BIKE
Number of laps: STANDARD: 6 LAPS x 6.6km. All other races divisable.
(Brief description including: hills, corners, technical aspects)Hilly and technical, no requirement though for gear/cassette changes- 16% gradient. Road closure.

RUN
Number of laps:STANDARD x 4 LAPS x 2.5km. All other races divisible.
(Hills, corners, technical aspects)Hilly, 19% gradient, 90% pavement,10% grass.

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

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Athletes Briefing:

FRIDAY 31 MARCH 2017 AT 1200 HRS - TROUTBECK INN RESORT

Entry Fee:

US$ 50

Prize Money:

US$ 3000 Total

Documents:


Media notes:

Name of Media Contact: RICK FULTON

Address for Media Credentials request: info@zimtri.org, triathlonzimbabwe@gmail.com

Location of Media Centre and hours of operation: RACE H/Q TROUTBECK INN RESORT

Time and place where media kit can be pick-up: RACE HQ TROUTBECK INN RESORT - FRIDAY 31 MARCH 2017
Press Conference Details (date, time and place): TROUTBECK INN RESORT - FRIDAY 31 MARCH 2017 - 1245 HRS

Event Schedule

SATURDAY 1ST APRIL 2017 -

0700   AGE GROUP MEN STANDARD START (NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP)
0705   AGE GROUP WOMEN STANDARD (NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP)
0930   JUNIOR MEN SPRINT START (NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP)
0935   JUNIOR WOMEN SPRINT (NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP)
1045   YOUTH MEN SUPER SPRINT (NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP)
1050   YOUTH WOMEN SUPER SPRINT (NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP)
1230   ELITE MEN/U23 START (AFRICAN CONTINENTAL CUP)
1240   ELITE WOMEN/U23 START (AFRICAN CONTINENTAL CUP)

Closest Airport

HARARE INTERNATIONAL - 300KM FROM VENUE

VISAS ARE REQUIRED FOR ENTRY INTO ZIMBABWE AND MOSTLY AVAILABLE ON ARRIVAL - PLEASE CHECK WITH LOC / LOCAL EMBASSY.  PLEASE CONTACT LOC FOR LETTER OF INVITATION IF REQUIRED

IT IS A CUSTOMS REQUIREMENT THAT ALL ATHLETES SUBMIT COPIES OF PASSPORT WITH NAME AND NUMBER, COUNTRY OF ORIGIN, BICYCLE SERIAL NUMBERS. FLIGHT DETAILS WITH ARRIVAL AND DEPARTURE DATES AND TIMES.  TO EXPEDITE CUSTOMS PROCEDURES AND CLEARANCE OF ALL ATHLETES AND EQUIPMENT ON ARRIVAL AND DEPARTURE THIS INFORMATION MUST BE SUBMITTED TO THE LOC, ATTENTION: ATHLETE LIAISON- CATH JENNINGS e-mail:zudwa@yahoo.com

Local Transportation

ALL ATHLETES TRANSPORTED FROM HARARE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT TO RACE VENUE FREE OF CHARGE IF ARRIVAL IS WITHIN 3 DAYS OF THE EVENT

Host Hotel

TROUTBECK INN RESORT
NYANGA
ZIMBABWE
ALL BOOKINGS TO BE MADE THROUGH LOC / ATHLETE LIAISON

MASTERCARD / VISA / CASH ACCEPTED

Homestay

VERY LIMITED AND NOT RECOMMENDED OWING TO LOCATION - ENQUIRE info@zimtri.org / triathlonzimbabwe@gmail.com

  • Technical Delegate
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  • Website
    http://www.zimtri.org/
  • Event Contact
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  • Phone
    00 263 772 573534
  • Fax
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  • Address

    8 Masasa Lane, Kambanji, Harare, Zimbabwe

    All enquires:  Carol Pakenham email info@zimtri.org, triathlonzimbabwe@gmail.com
    Athlete Liaison:  Cath Jennings email zudwa@yahoo.com