2017 Ottawa CAMTRI Sprint Triathlon Premium American Cup

17 - 18 Jun, 2017 • Ottawa, Canada • Event Website
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The Ottawa International Triathlon (OIT) is proud to be the first event in North America to feature an elimination format for a CAMTRI Premium America’s Cup.  The elimination format provides Elite, U23 and Junior athletes to race on both Sat June 17 and Sun June 18 taking advantage of all aspects of the historic Rideau Canal Parkway and Ottawa’s epic venue.  The qualifying and finals format gives every athlete the opportunity to race twice, on 2 different course on the same weekend.


Starting at 11:30 am: All qualifying heats are a SUPER-SPRINT distance for all ages ( 300m swim / 8k bike / 1.5k run).  All heats will be allocated the same number of athletes (as close as possible).  The final schedule will be confirmed after registration closes.

SUNDAY JUNE 18th 2017

Starting at 10:30 am: All Finals are a full SPRINT distance (750m swim / 20k bike / 5k run).

Junior athletes who do not make the Finals will have an opportunity to race in the Youth / Junior Mixed relay event on Sunday.

All Elites must submit their request to race to their National Federation.  Payment with the LOC can be done at http://ottawatriathlon.ca/register/  All athletes must register and make payment via the LOC website.

Prize money distribution for elite men and women:
1st. 1,875 USD
2nd. 1,500 USD
3rd. 1,125 USD
4th. 750 USD
5th. 600 USD
6th. 525 USD
7th. 450 USD
8th. 300 USD
9th. 225 USD
10th. 150 USD

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Athletes Briefing:

Friday June 16 at 6:00PM
Race Site:  Dow’s Lake Pavillion, 1001 Queen Elizabeth Dr, Ottawa, ON K1S 5K7

Entry Fee:


Prize Money:

$15,000 USD

Event Schedule

Friday 16 June
3:00pm Expo opens
5:00pm Junior race briefing
6:00pm CAMTri Triathlon American Cup Elite, U23 Race Briefing

Saturday 17 June
5:00am Athlete Services Open
11:30am CAMTri Triathlon American Cup Elite, U23, juniors start of heats

Sunday 17 June
5:00am Athlete Services Open
10:30am CAMTri Triathlon American Cup Elite/U23/junior FINALS
2:30pm Mixed Relay Finals (Youth & Junior)
3:30pm Medal presentations and awards

Closest Airport

Ottawa International Airport (YOW)

Local Transportation

The Ottawa International Triathlon venue is located between the airport and downtown Ottawa. Public transportation is very good and the travel time between all locations is less than 30 minutes. A direct taxi service between the airport and a downtown hotel is roughly $40 and takes 30 minutes.

Elite, U23 and Junior athletes and officials will be provided complimentary transport to/from the airport and their accommodation, request must submitted to the OIT Team no later than Friday 9 June to info@ottawatriathlon.ca. Please include your arrival day/time, flight number, hotel name, and departure information.

Airport Info: Ottawa International Airport (YOW)
10km –  Downtown Ottawa
7.5km – Ottawa International Triathlon Venue

City Bus Transport:  OC Transpo Public Transit to/from Airport
15 minutes – Carleton University
19 minutes – Ottawa International Triathlon Venue (Carling)
25 minutes – Downtown Ottawa
$3.55 each way maximum

Host Hotel

Please book early - due to the many festivities in Ottawa for the Canadian 150th celebration,  hotel and other rental accommodation is limited!

Official Event Hotel:

Delta Hotels by Marriott Ottawa
101 Lyon Street N, Ottawa, ON
Rate: $193/night
Use booking code: OTTAWA TRIATHLON

Marriott Ottawa
100 Kent Street, Ottawa, ON
Use booking code: OTTAWA TRIATHLON

Official Event Residence:
Carleton University
1125 Colonel By Drive, 172 Residence Commons, Ottawa, ON
613-520-2600 x1487

Rooms can be booked individually (price does not include breakfast) or as a group (price includes breakfast)  Linen & towels provided.

Room options:
• Traditional: one or two single beds per room which shares a washroom with adjoining room
• Suite: two bedrooms each has one bed & desk and shares a kichennete and private washroom

1. Group bookings:
• Payment from one account
• Signed contract, proof of general liability insurance (coverage up to $2,000,000), and a non-refundable deposit equivalent to 25% of the total cost prior to taxes is required to officially secure the rooms
• Rooming list required; guest numbers and charges considered final 30 days in advance
• Traditional: $43.97 + HST per person, per night (includes breakfast, no housekeeping)
• Suite: $64.95 + HST per person, per night (includes breakfast, daily housekeeping)
• Cancellations must be received at least 60 days in advance, full charges apply otherwise

2. Individual Bookings:
• No guaranteed block of rooms; first come, first serve
• Guests would be required to call us individually to make their reservation
• Payment required upon making the reservation
• Cancellations must be received at least 72 hours in advance of the arrival date to receive a refund
• Traditional Single: $41.96 + HST
• Traditional Double: $62.94 + HST
• Suite: $114.90 + HST
• Breakfast can be purchased directly from the Dining Hall

You may need a VISA to come to Canada to compete.  Please check the Government of Canada site http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/visit/visas.asp and visit the travel section of the race website for more details…http://ottawatriathlon.ca/travel-accommodation/

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