2019 Discovery Triathlon World Cup Cape Town

09 - 10 Feb, 2019 • Cape Town, South Africa • Event Website
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The Discovery Triathlon World Cup Cape Town is the only ITU World Cup event that takes place on African soil, and the first event on the ITU (International Triathlon Union) World Cup race calendar.

In addition to hosting top triathletes from across the globe, the event also welcomes thousands of multisport enthusiasts for an exciting day of swimming, cycling and running along Cape Town’s spectator-friendly and picturesque Atlantic Seaboard.

The event forms part of the Discovery Get Active Weekend, which also features the Discovery Retro Run – a fun run with a retro twist for the whole family.

The Discovery Triathlon World Cup Cape Town offers a world-class event in a spectacular location, where recreational athletes of all ages can push their own limits while rubbing shoulders with the world’s best… all while their friends, family and supporters get to enjoy the very best that the Mother City has to offer.

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Athletes Briefing:

Friday, 8 February 2019
17:30 Athletes’ Registration
18:00 Elite Athletes Briefing
18:30 Elite Athletes Package Distribution

Venue TBC

Entry Fee:

Varies - Refer to Website


Media notes:

Leonie Mollentze
Contact: +27 82 550 1514
Email: leonie@triathlon.capetown

Event Schedule

Thursday, 7 February 2019
11:00 - 13:00: Elite athlete press conference

Friday, 8 February 2019
From 17:30 Elite Registration & Briefing

Saturday, 9 February 2019
06:15 - 07:15 Elite Bike course familiarisation
07:15 - 08:15 Elite Swim course familiarisation

Sunday, 10 February 2019
12:30 -13:00 Elite Women T2 Opens - RUN SHOES
12:45 - 13:45 Elite Women Athletes’ Lounge Opens
13:15 - 14:00 Elite Women T1 Opens
13:15 - 14:00 Elite Women Swip warm up
14:10 Elite Women Athletes’ Introduction
14:15 Elite Sprint Race - Women

14:30 - 15:00 Elite Men T2 Opens - RUN SHOES
14:45-15:45 Elite Men Athletes’ Lounge Opens
15:15-16:00 Elite Men T1 Opens
15:15-16:00 Elite Men Swim Warm Up
16:10 Elite Men Athletes’ Introduction
16:15 Elite Sprint Race - Men

17:30 Elite Awards Ceremony

Closest Airport

Cape Town International Airport

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    +27 21 426 5775
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    2 Dock Road,
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