2015 Port Moresby Pacific Games

05 Jul, 2015 • Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea • Event Website
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ATHLETE GUIDE: http://www.triathlon.org/uploads/events/Pacific_Games_Triathlon_Athletes_Guide_2015-FINAL.pdf

The venue is located in the city centre of Port Moresby. The swim will take place in the Port Moresby Harbour starting at the Lancron Navy Base off Champion Parade.  The swim exit and transition will be located in the Watefront Supermarket Shopping Centre car park. The finish is located in the Hubert Murray Stadium.

Training sessions in the swimming pool:
The Taurama Aquatic Centre will be reserved for Triathlon NFs for swim training sessions on Friday 3rd from 9am to 4pm.  The Information Desk at the Games Village will have more information on this.
Other Opening hours
Monday to Friday
Public swimming 6.00am–8pm
Athletes train in the swimming pool at their own risk. Please note: There are no pre-reservations available.

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Athletes Briefing:

Saturday, July 4th
Elite Athletes Registration and Briefing
Navy Base, Port Moresby


Event Schedule

Saturday, July 4th
06:00 – 06:30 Bike Familiarization - Shopping Centre Car Park (Transition)
07:00 – 07:30 Run Familiarization - Shopping Centre Car Park (Transition)
08:00 – 08:30 Swim Familiarization - Navy Base, Port Moresby
10:00 Elite Athlete Registration - Lancron Navy Base
10:30 Elite Athlete Briefing - Lancron Navy Base

Sunday,  July 5th
6:15 Athletes’ Lounge Ready
6:15 - 7:15 Elite Women check-in
6:45 - 7:45 Transition Area Open
7:45 - 8:15 Warm-up for Elite Women
8:30 Women Assembly
8:40 Athlete Introductions
8:45 Elite Women Start

7:45 Athletes’ Lounge Ready – Elite Men
7:45 - 8:45Elite Men check-in
8:15 - 9:15Transition Area Open - Elite Men
9:15 - 9:45Warm-up for Elite Men
10:00Men Assembly
10:10Athlete Introductions
10:15Elite Men Start

11:45 Medal Presentations - Elite Women
12:00 Medal Presentations - Elite Men
12:15 Closing Ceremony

Closest Airport

Jacksons International Airport, Port Moresby

For teams (athletes) traveling to PNG to compete in the Pacific Games Triathlon please ensure your athletes have applied and received their Visa to enter PNG. When applying for a Visa, if you require a letter of invitation then please ask.

Local Transportation

Free local transfer to Athlete Accommodation will be arranged by the Pacific Games Organising Committee.  Please visit the Information Desk at the Games Village or the games venues to enquire.

Host Hotel

All athletes and team officials will be accommodated at the Games Village at the University of Papua New Guinea.  All technical officials – international and local – will be staying at the Institute of Public Affairs College along Waigani Drive.

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    Telikom Rumana | Level 1 | Kumul Ave | Waigani / P O Box 2015 Konedobu | National Capital District | Papua New Guinea