2012 Shelby County ITU Cross Triathlon World Championships and XTERRA Southeast Championship

16 - 19 May, 2012 • Oak Mountain State Park, Shelby County, Alabama, United States • Event Website
Start Lists
Results

IMPORTANT UPDATES (16/May):
http://www.triathlon.org/docs/events/uploads/ITU_XTERRA_Competitor_Update_Email_51612.pdf


Entry fees:
Paratriathlon: 75 USD
Junior: 75 USD
Age group: 150 USD
Elite: 150 USD
U23: 150 USD

Distances:
Swim: 1500M MTB: 31K CC Run: 10K

Courses:
SWIM:
Lake swim, expected water temp 24C (72F)
2 laps of 750m full distance,
1 lap of 500m short distance
MTB:
1 lap 30.4K (19 mile) long course age group,
1 lap 10.4K (6.5 mile) short course junior, para, citizen
3 lap total of 31.2K (19.5 mile)on short course U23 and Elite
CROSS COUNTRY RUNNING:
1 lap 5K junior, para, citizen
2 laps (total 10K) age group, U23, Elite

Here are links to previews to the run (everyone) and (pro) bike course. These videos were taken in February, and that by mid-May the foliage will be thick and green!

Bike Course Preview:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-yy3dbd8C5w&feature=plcp&context=C41e1734VDvjVQa1PpcFPsZ4Z86n8FCvyIkCtrhgG8HhpbGRc4Yhk%3D

Run Course Preview:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sTfYOV3BJgQ&feature=plcp&context=C4a83954VDvjVQa1PpcFPsZ4Z86n8FCnACZp43Sr3HIybnyOFKqFM%3D


An age group cutoff time to complete swim & bike at 13:30 will be enforced.
An age group cutoff time to complete first run lap at 14:00 will be enforced.


Prize money distribution. Elite men and women:

1st. 2,500 USD
2nd. 2,000 USD
3rd. 1,500 USD
4th. 1,000 USD
5th. 800 USD
6th. 700 USD
7th. 600 USD
8th. 400 USD
9th. 300 USD
10th. 200 USD

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Athletes Briefing:

Thursday, May 17
4:30pm Elite briefing, location TBD
5:00pm U23 briefing, location TBD

Friday, May 18
4:00pm Age group race Briefing #1 location TBD
5:00pm Age group race Briefing #2 location TBD


Media notes:

Contact:
Trey Garman at trey@teamunlimited.com
Media centre:
Oak Mountain State Park Headquarters Building
Opening hours:
2012/05/17 or 18 at Media HQ 09:00-12:00
Press COnference:
TBD

Download the 2012 ITU/XTERRA press Guide

Event Schedule

WED, MAY 16
noon – 5:00pm Age group bike and run course open for inspection (pro run course is the same as age group run course)

THURSDAY, MAY 17
09:00am-4:00pm Registration and packet pickup
09:00am-11:00am Age group bike and run course open for inspection
11:00am-1:00pm Pro bike course open – age group run course closed
1:00pm-4:00pm Age group bike and run course open for inspection
5:30pm U23/Elite/Junior packet pickup opens
7:00pm Birmingham Barons baseball game

FRIDAY, MAY 18
09:00am-4:00pm Registration and packet pickup
09:00am-3:00pm Swim course open for inspection
09:00am-11:00am Age group bike and run course open for inspection
11:00am-1:00pm Pro bike course open – age group run course closed
1:00pm-4:00pm Age group bike and run course open for inspection
3:00pm XTERRA University with Conrad Stoltz and Lesley Paterson
6:00pm Opening Ceremony – Pre Race meal, Pelham Civic Center

SATURDAY, MAY 19
07:30am Start Junior Men -short course
07:33am Start Junior Women - short course
07:45am Start Citizens - short course
08:00am Start U23 - full course
08:05am Start Age Group Men- full course
08:35am Start Age Group Women - full course
12:35pm Cut off at T2
1:25pm Cut off for second run lap full course
1:30pm Start Elite women -pro course
4:00pm Start Elite men - pro course
7:00pm Elite awards event
8:30pm Age Group awards event
9:30pm After Party for everyone

Closest Airport

Birmingham, Alabama (BHM)  25 minutes
Atlanta, Georgia (ATL)  2.5 hours from start line

Local Transportation

N/A
All Rental/Hire auto companies available

Host Hotel

To find convenient hotels to the venue site visit the Shelby County hotel link>> http://www.shelbycountytourism.org/placestostay/accomodations/Pages/default.aspx and for other hotels in nearby Hoover >> http://www.hooverchamber.org/hoover/info/hotels/

Homestay

Limited.

  • Technical Delegate
    .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
  • Website
    http://www.xterrapelham.com
  • Event Contact
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  • Phone
    1 808 864 6866
  • Fax
    1 808 538 0314
  • Address

    720 Iwilei Road, Suite 290
    Honolulu 96817
    USA

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