International Triathlon Holten 2014
Holten and the triathlon sport are inextricably connected to each other. Already the 30th edition of the Triathlon Holten will take place in the summer of 2014.
In 2009 the Holten Triathlon organization hosted the European Championships and in 2010 the first World Cup on Dutch ground took place in Holten. In 2013 Holten hosted the European Championships Youth – U23. In 2014 we will celebrate our 30th anniversary!
A combination of fanatical and enthusiastic top athletes, recreational athletes and numerous spectators will provide a unique atmosphere: this makes this event so special. The preparations for 2014 are already in full swing. It promises to be a grandiose sports festival with international participants and hundreds of recreational athletes.
Start Mechanism: pontoon
Water temperature: 19
Number of laps: 2
Calm water, land lap, artificial lake.
Elite slice through the water on a 2 lap course in the artificial lake of ‘de Domelaar’.
Number of laps: 5
Accelerate along a well-marked 40 km bike route along highway and residential roads. The course will take you to the center of Holten, followed by 2 laps on a hilly course through a national park and the center of Holten. Completely free of traffic. Initial distance 9k, 5 laps of 6,2k
Number of laps: 4
This 2,5 km circuit is a combination of asphalt-paving and brick-paved road. The course loops through crowds four times, keeping you pumped for the big finish. Completely free of traffic.
Prize money distribution. Elite men and women:
1st. 3,125 EUR
2nd. 2,500 EUR
3rd. 1,875 EUR
4th. 1,250 EUR
5th. 1,000 EUR
6th. 875 EUR
7th. 750 EUR
8th. 500 EUR
9th. 375 EUR
10th. 250 EUR
15:30 Briefing Elite
Briefing location: Theatre Hall, Kulturhus Holten
25 000 €
Address for Media Credentials request:
Location of Media Centre and hours of operation:
Press Truck near the finish area
Time and place where media kit can be pick-up:
Press Conference Details:
Before the athletes briefing and after the men’s race.
ALL INFORMATION BELOW IS PROVISIONAL
11:00 Swim-course familiarization
14:30 Registration Elite
15:30 Briefing Elite
19:30 Kids Run-Bike-Run
20:15 deWeekkrant Swim-Run (individual)
20:30 deWeekkrant Swim-Run (individual)
20:45 deWeekkrant Swim-Run (individual)
10:30 Start Men Premium European Cup (Olympic Distance)
13:45 Start Women Premium European Cup (Olympic Distance)
14:35 Age-group races Olympic Distance (3 series)
15:33 Age-group races Sprint Distance Companies (1 serie)
16:10 Age-group races 1/8 distance (8 series)
20:30 Triathlon After Race Party
Prize giving ceremony Junior European Cup
Prize giving ceremony Premium European Cup
Prize giving Age-group OD + Sprint
Prize giving 1/8 + OD Holten
After race party