2018 Devonport OTU Sprint Triathlon Oceania Cup and Sprint Triathlon Oceania Championships

17 Feb, 2018 • Devonport, Australia • Event Website
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Welcome to the 33rd running of the Devonport Triathlon. Come and join us on the infamous North Street Hill.
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 – Sprint Distance
750m SWIM (1 x 750m laps) – Ocean Swim/Beach start
20km BIKE (4 x 5km laps) – 1 steep hill (North St - 200m) w. technical section & 3 x U turns per lap
5km RUN (2 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 16th February
5pm ­ 6 pm: Registration Open for Devonport Triathlon (Devonport Surf Life Saving Club)

6pm: RACE BRIEF - ­Elite Males and Females (including U/23 athletes) (Devonport Surf Life Saving Club)

Entry Fee:

$135 AUD

Prize Money:

10,000 AUD

Documents:


Media notes:

Contact Georgia Whelan at georgia@ccsportsandevents.com.au for further details

Event Schedule

Friday 16th February
5pm ­ 6 pm: Registration Open for Devonport Triathlon (Devonport Surf Life Saving Club)

6pm: RACE BRIEF - ­Elite Males and Females (including U/23 athletes) (Devonport Surf Life Saving Club)

Saturday 17th February Tides: 7.43 Low 13.25 High

6:00am Athletes Lounge Open for Females

6:00am Transition open for Females (including U/23 athletes)

7:00am Transition closes for Females (including U/23 athletes)

7:00am Swim warm up Elite Women (15 minute duration)

7:20am Female Athlete Introductions

7.30am Race start Elite Women

7:30am Athlete Lounge Opens for Males (including U/23 athletes)

8:20am (approximate) Transition Opens for Males (once all female athletes are on the run course)

8.30am Swim warm up Elite Men (15 minutes)

8:45am Transition Closes

8:50am Male Athlete Introductions

9am Race start Elite Men

10.30am Medal Ceremony Males and Females

Paratriathlon World Cup

11.30am Transition opens

12.30pm Transition closes

12.30pm Swim warm up

1pm Race start

3.15pm Medal Ceremony

Closest Airport

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

Local Transportation

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.
Please email georgia@ccsportsandevents.com.au for other alternatives

Host Hotel

Goodstone group of companies http://www.goodstone.com.au
Other alternatives available by contacting Georgia Whelan at georgia@ccsportsandevents.com.au

Homestay

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

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  • Website
    http://www.devonporttriathlon.com.au/
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