2017 Karlovy Vary ITU Triathlon World Cup

03 Sep, 2017 • Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic • Event Website
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Karlovy Vary LOC will provide 2 lines for the Elite athletes for training in the swimming pool on Friday and Saturday from 8 am to 5 pm.
Please send an email to patrik.pursch@gmail.com and to jiri.krizek@citytriathlon.cz to let the LOC knows what time you will come for training. This is in order to make sure not everyone comes at the same moment.
1st in, 1st serve.

Prize money distribution

1st 7,500 USD 7,500 USD
2nd 6,000 USD 6,000 USD
3rd 4,500 USD 4,500 USD
4th 3,000 USD 3,000 USD
5th 2,100 USD 2,100 USD
6th 1,800 USD 1,800 USD
7th 1,500 USD 1,500 USD
8th 900 USD 900 USD
9th 675 USD 675 USD
10th 525 USD 525 USD
11th 450 USD 450 USD
12th 375 USD 375 USD
13th 300 USD 300 USD
14th 225 USD 225 USD
15th 150 USD 150 USD
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Athletes Briefing:

Friday 1st
18:00 - 19:00 WC Men and Women - Race Briefing and Athlete Package Pick Up
Hotel Thermal

Prize Money:

60,000 USD

Event Schedule

Wednesday 30th
10:00 Press conference – Hotel Thermal

Friday 1st
18:00 - 18:30 WC Men and Women - Race Briefing - Hotel Thermal
18:30 - 19:00 WC Men and Women - Race Pack Pick Up - Hotel Thermal
19:00 - 20:30 WC Men and Women - Pasta Party - Hotel Thermal

Sat 2nd
10:00 - 11:00 Bike familiarisation
11:30 - 12:30 Swim familiarisation

Sunday 3rd
8:00 - 8:30 WC Women Transition 2 (city) open
8:15 - 9:30 WC Women Athletes Lounge open
8:30 - 9:45 WC Women Transition 1 (lake) open
9:00 - 9:45 WC Women Swim warm-up
9:50 - 9:59 WC Women Athletes’ Line up and presentation
10:00           WC Women Start ITU World Cup Women

13:00 - 14:00 WC Men Transition 2 (city) open
13:15 - 14:30 WC Men Athletes Lounge open
13:30 - 14:45 WC Men Transition 1 (lake) open
14:00 - 14:45 WC Men Swim warm-up
14:50 - 14:59 WC Men Athletes’ Line up and presentation
15:00       WC Men Start ITU World Cup Men

17:00 Medal ceremonies for WC Women and WC Men

18:00 Press conference WC Women and WC Men

Closest Airport

- Airport Karlovy Vary
- Prague(CZ) Václav Havel Airport Prague -120km
- Nürnberg(GER) 200km
- Dresden(GER) 250km
- Hof(GER) 110km

Local Transportation

The Organizer will provide transportation from the PRAGUE airport from 7:00 AM to 10:00 PM from 29th of Aug till 1st of Sept, and to the airport from 5:00 AM to 8:00 PM from 3rd of Sept to 6th of Sept 2017.

The transfer takes around 2 hours and 20 minutes.

The Organizer provides transportation for elite athletes for free of charge. The price for any additional member of an escorting team is 10€ per person for one journey.
In case of delayed flight free seats are not guaranteed in the next bus transfer.
Please send your flight information (arrival time and flight number) to the mail address transfer@citytriathlon.cz until 20th of August 2017.
Free transportation cannot be provided beyond these days.

LOC also offers an individual transfer at any time. For 1-3 persons for 120€/one transfer or for 4-7 persons for 170€/one transfer.
Please contact transfer@citytriathlon.cz

If you need transfer from/to another airport (Karlovy Vary, Nürnberg, Dresden, Hof) please contact transfer@citytriathlon.cz

Host Hotel

Official hotel - SPA Hotel Thermal (http://www.thermal.cz)

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Event Videos

2017 Karlovy Vary ITU World Cup - Elite Women's Highlights
Australian Gillian Backhouse won the first ever edition of the ITU Karlovy Vary World Cup after a dominant race, showcasing a magnificient swim, a strong bike and a consistent run in the hills and cobbled streets of the Czech Republic town. Cheered on by the local crowds, local triathlete Vendula Frintova crossed the finish line in second, while American Summer Cook finished third.