2015 Devonport OTU Triathlon Oceania Championships

21 - 22 Feb, 2015 • Devonport, Australia • Event Website
Start Lists
Results

Entry Fee: 135 AUD
Prize money: 10,000 AUD
You must be entered/registered on the LOC registration system.  Please go to http://www.devonporttriathlon.com.au/ for further detail.

COURSE DISTANCES
ELITE & U23 – Standard Distance
1500m SWIM (2 x 750m laps) – Ocean Swim/Beach start
40km BIKE (8 x 5km laps) – 1 steep hill (North St - 200m) w. technical section & 3 x U turns per lap
10km RUN (4 x 2.5km laps) – Flat and fast

ELITE COURSE DESCRIPTION (Elite/U23)
SWIM – 750m lap
Ocean swim with beach start
Water Temperature 15-21 degrees celsius

BIKE – 5km lap
Turn LEFT out of carpark and head East along Bluff Road to Clement street (approx. 200m)
U turn at Clement street then head West back past transition then onto Coles Beach on Coles Beach Road
Turn LEFT at Coles Beach travel over train line and turn LEFT onto North Street.
Climb North Street hill – U turn just before the T junction w. Percy Street
Descend North Street hill and turn LEFT into Nixon Street at bottom of the hill
U turn just before James Street intersection
Return to transition via Coles Beach Road and Bluff road to complete 5km lap

U Turn Points
·      Bluff Road & Clement Street
·      North Street & Percy Street
·      Nixon Street & James Street

COMMENTS
·      3 x U turns per 5km lap
·      1 x 200m steep climb (North Street) per lap
·      Cyclist stay on road for entire bike ride (i.e. do not ride through car park at end of each lap)

RUN – 2.5km lap
Exact same run course as past, heading East to George Street and return along Bluff Road/Victoria Parade (and running back through car park each time)
Please go to http://www.devonporttriathlon.com.au/ for further detail

Prize money distribution. Elite men and women:
1st 1,500 AUD
2nd 1,250 AUD
3rd 1,000 AUD
4th 750 AUD
5th 500 AUD

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Athletes Briefing:

Friday 20th (times to be confirmed)
5:00 pm: RACE BRIEF – Juniors (Devonport Surf Life Saving Club)
6:00 pm: RACE BRIEF – Elites & U23 (Devonport Surf Life Saving Club)

For further information please go to http://devonporttriathlon.com.au

Entry Fee:

$135 AUD

Prize Money:

10,000 AUD


Media notes:

Accreditation available by contacting georgia@ccsportsandevents.com.au

Event Schedule

Thursday 19th February
Celebration of 30th year
6pm – 8pm at The Central Bar on Formby Road. $30 per person
RSVP to Georgia Whelan on 0437 563 034 or georgia@ccsportsandevents.com.au

Friday 20th February
4pm: Registration – Youth and Juniors
5pm: Registration – Elite / U23
5pm: RACE BRIEF – Youth and Junior (Devonport Surf Life Saving Club)
6pm: RACE BRIEF – Elite / U23 (Devonport Surf Life Saving Club)

Saturday 21st February
8 am Youth (13-15) male/female
9.00 am Junior Female (ITU rules)
10.30 am Junior Male (ITU rules)
12.00 pm Elite/U23 Female
2.30 pm Elite/U23 Male
4.30 pm approx.  Medal Ceremony

For further information please go to http://devonporttriathlon.com.au

Closest Airport

Devonport Airport (10km) Launceston Airport (100km) Burnie Airport (70Km)
Known by coaches/athletes

Local Transportation

Event Local Transport
Price of local transportation: See event website – shuttle/car/boat
Prices of local transportation vary. Taxis are approximately $20 AUD for short trip of approximately 10km. Buses are very reasonable $5 per day. Hire cars are approximately $60 per day. Planes and boat fares into Tasmania can vary from $50 - $350 one way.

Host Hotel

Goodstone group of companies http://www.goodstone.com.au

Homestay

Please email georgia@ccsportsandevents.com.au if interested in home stays.

  • Technical Delegate
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  • Website
    http://www.devonporttriathlon.com.au/
  • Event Contact
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  • Phone
    61 459117221
  • Address

    2 Brockmarsh Place Ulverstone 7315