2006 Doha ITU Triathlon World Cup

03 Mar, 2006 • Doha, Qatar • Event Website
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Parallel to the event a ITU Event Organiser and Technical Officials Seminar will be held on the 1st, 2nd and 3rd of March in Marriott Hotel.

The ITU Executive Board Meeting will be conducted on the 4th of March.
For further information please contact ITU headquarters.

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Athletes Briefing:

Race Briefing for Athletes and Team Officials will be held on Wednesday, March 1st, 17:00-18:00 in Marriott Hotel.

Prize Money:

100,000 USD

Media notes:

For any further details, please contact Ms. Jawaher Al Khuzaei jkhuzaei@dagoc2006.org

Event Schedule

Wednesday, March 1st:
Swim Course familiarization, 11:30:12:30
Race Briefing, 17:00-18:00
Pasta Party, 18:00-19:00
Thursday, March 2nd:
Bike Course familiarization, 09:00-10:00
Swim Course familiarization, 10:00-11:00
Friday, March 3rd:
Elite Women Start, 08:00
Elite Men Start, 11:30

Closest Airport

Doha International Airport
Located 5km away from Doha city centre. An information booth will be located inside the airport terminal.

Local Transportation

The LOC will provide free transportation between the airport and proposed hotels, as well as to all scheduled destinations.
Detailed transportation schedules will be available at the Sport Information Desks of the proposed hotels.
Important Notice: Please provide us with detailed flight information, to be filled in the Reservations Form, not later than 2 weeks before the event.

Host Hotel

The Official Hotel of the Doha 2006 ITU Triathlon World Cup is the Marriott Hotel (5km away from the Venue) Alternate hotel bookings will be at Rydges Hotel (1km away form the Venue).

DAGOC is subsidising the hotel prices in order to provide better rates for the athletes.

In specific the room rates are:

Marriott_ deluxe single (room with breakfast):450 QR/ 103 euros                      
Marriott_ deluxe double (room with breakfast):500 QR/ 114 euros (57 euros per person)

Rydges_ Single (room with breakfast):  350 QR/ 80 euros  
Rydges_ Double (room with breakfast): 400 QR/ 91 euros (46 euros per person)                     

Additional Information:
-All rates are per room and include breakfast.

-No taxes or service charges apply to bedrooms reserved via the LOC Accommodation Department.

-All accommodation must be pre-paid by credit card. 

-Hotel bookings will only be confirmed by the LOC once the completed and signed Accommodation Reservations Request form has been submitted and payment has been taken
Once payment has been taken, cancellation in not accepted of any booking in full or in part. 
The fully completed and signed form is then to be returned to the Reservations Coordinator, by fax: +974 448 2848

Please confirm and finalize all your hotel reservations until FEBRUARY 18th.

If there are any questions or clarifications required on any of the above, please do not hesitate to contact the
Reservations Coordinator:
Ms Ailsa Henderson, ahenderson@dagoc2006.org, tell: +974 448-2758

IMPORTANT REMINDER: Please mail all the documentation required (Visa Application Form and copy of passport ) both required for your entrance in the State of Qatar, until FEBRUARY 18th.

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  • Event Contact
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    +974 448 1352
  • Fax
    +974 447 9624
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    Ms Vanessa Topalidou
    Triathlon Services Manager,
    Visa Requirement:
    Please provide, via email, the visa form filled in with the required details along with a passport copy to Ms. Topalidou before 18 February 2006.
    All Visas are processed by the Organising Committee without charge.
    Please download the Visa Form from the images link.