2016 Ixtapa CAMTRI Sprint Triathlon American Cup

21 May, 2016 • Ixtapa, Mexico
Start Lists

750 mts.
Beach Mass Start
Water Temperature:26C/78F Aprox
Number of lap: 1
Deep Ocean

20 km
Number of laps: 1
Flat , with hills in the middle section of the course
The course is in excellent conditions , no Bumps

5 km .
2 laps of 2.5 km
Almost Flat

Start Area:
The start area will be located at Pacifica Beach. This will be a beach start with each athlete being allowed .75m for their start position. The Race Referee with the assistance of ITU Technical Officials, who are assigned to the start, will start each race. 

Swim Course:
There is one lap of 750 m to swim clockwise. Each turn will be clearly marked with a yellow and orange buoy with the Arena logo on it. The average water temperature in Pacifica Beach in May is approximately 24 degrees Celsius. Wetsuit use will be announced one hour prior to race start by the technical officials but will be unlikely. 

Transition Area:
Transition area is located next to the finish line area in front of the grandstands and equipped with traditional ITU-style bike racks. The positions on the bike racks are labelled with athletes’ name, number and country. The athlete position in transition is based on the current ranking of the athlete, with the highest ranking athlete receiving a position closest to the mount line. 

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

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Athletes Briefing:

Friday May 20, 2016
6:00 pm: Elite Briefing & Race Packet Pick Up - Mandatory
Saloon Holiday Inn Resort Ixtapa.

Entry Fee:

110 USD

Prize Money:

10,000 USD

Event Schedule

Friday May 20, 2016

11:00 am: Elite Swim Familiarization. (Pacifica Beach).

11:30 am: Elite bike familiarization (Transition area).

11:15 - 14:00 hrs. Open Transition, free bike Mechanical Services.

6:00 pm: Elite Briefing & Race Packet Pick Up - Mandatory
Saloon Holiday Inn Resort Ixtapa.

Saturday May 21, 2016

9:00 – 13:30 hrs.  Athlete Lounge Open at Elite Transition Area.

11:00 hrs.  Elite Men Start (Pacifica Beach).

11:10 hrs.  Elite Women Start (Pacifica Beach).

13:00 hrs. Elite Awards Ceremony @ Finish line
                (both men and women)

19:00 hrs.                              Closing ceremony Party @ FONATUR GOLF CAMP.
                                              Address:  Blvd Ixtapa S/N, C.P. 40880 Ixtapa, Guerrero, Gro.

Key Contacts

Kelly Mahoney /ITU Technical Delegate   kmahoney3@shaw.ca

Felix Molina /FMTRI Technical Delegate felix@triatlon.com.mx

Pablo Suinaga /Race Director   psuinaga@asdeporte.com

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