2020 Sarasota-Bradenton ITU Paratriathlon World Cup

22 Mar, 2020 • Nathan Benderson Park (5851 Nathan Benderson Cir, Sarasota, FL 34235), United States
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Nathan Benderson Park and the Sarasota-Bradenton area are excited to host the 2020 Sarasota-Bradenton ITU Triathlon World Cup. Nathan Benderson Park offers an incredible opportunity to showcase a world class venue to the triathlon community. The entire course is set in the park which is conveniently located just off of Interstate I-75 in Sarasota, Florida.

The Sarasota-Bradenton ITU Paratriathlon World Cup is a sprint distance triathlon with a 1 lap 750m swim, followed by a 3 lap 20k bike, followed by a 1 lap 5k run.

Prize money distribution. All the paratriathlon categories:
1st. 2,143 USD
2nd.1,286 USD
3rd. 857 USD

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Athletes Briefing:

Press Conference
Friday, March 20
16:30 - 17:00 - Elite and Paratriathlon Press Conference (Nathan Benderson Park - Finish Tower)

Briefings
Saturday, March 21
15:30 - 16:25 - Paratriathlon Briefing Check In (Nathan Benderson Park Briefing Tent)
15:30 - 16:25 - Paratriathlon Hand Cycle Check (Nathan Benderson Park Briefing Tent)
16:30 - 17:00 - Paratriathlon Briefing (Nathan Benderson Park Briefing Tent)
17:00 - 18:00 - Paratriathlon Race Packet Distribution (Nathan Benderson Park Briefing Tent)
18:00 - 19:00 - Paratriathlon Athlete Pasta Dinner (Nathan Benderson Park Briefing Tent)

Familiarizations
Saturday, March 21
13:30 - 14:00 - Paratriathlon Bike Familiarization (VI and SC)
13:30 - 14:00 - Paratriathlon Run Familiarization (WC)
14:00 - 14:30 - Paratriathlon Run Familiarization (VI and SC)
14:00 - 14:30 - Paratriathlon Bike Familiarization (WC)
14:30 - 15:30 - Paratriathlon Swim Familiarization


Media notes:

To reserve a media credential, please fill out the 2020 USA Triathlon National Events media request form here: https://forms.gle/dzNNwZASQeE5F4B79.

Media members may also reserve a credential, submit inquiries and request interviews through Caryn Maconi, USA Triathlon Communications Manager, at caryn.maconi@usatriathlon.org or 443-534-5954.

Event Schedule

Friday, March 20
16:30 - 17:00 - Elite and Paratriathlon Press Conference (Nathan Benderson Park - Finish Tower)
17:00 - 17:55 - Elite Briefing Check-In (Nathan Benderson Park Briefing Tent)
18:00 - 18:30 - Elite Briefing (Nathan Benderson Park Briefing Tent)
18:30 - 19:00 - Elite Race Packet Distribution (Nathan Benderson Park Briefing Tent)
19:00 - 20:30 - Elite Athlete Pasta Dinner (Nathan Benderson Park Briefing Tent)

Saturday, March 21
12:00 - 17:00 - Bike Tech On Site
13:00 - 13:30 - Elite Bike Familiarization
13:30 - 14:30 - Elite Swim Familiarization
13:30 - 14:00 - Paratriathlon Bike Familiarization (VI and SC)
13:30 - 14:00 - Paratriathlon Run Familiarization (WC)
14:00 - 14:30 - Paratriathlon Run Familiarization (VI and SC)
14:00 - 14:30 - Paratriathlon Bike Familiarization (WC)
14:30 - 15:30 - Paratriathlon Swim Familiarization
15:30 - 16:25 - Paratriathlon Briefing Check In (Nathan Benderson Park Briefing Tent)
15:30 - 16:25 - Paratriathlon Hand Cycle Check (Nathan Benderson Park Briefing Tent)
16:30 - 17:00 - Paratriathlon Briefing (Nathan Benderson Park Briefing Tent)
17:00 - 18:00 - Paratriathlon Race Packet Distribution (Nathan Benderson Park Briefing Tent)
18:00 - 19:00 - Paratriathlon Athlete Pasta Dinner (Nathan Benderson Park Briefing Tent)

Sunday, March 22
6:00 - Elite Paratriathlon Lounge Open (Nathan Benderson Park Para Elite Lounge)
6:30 - Elite Paratriathlon Transition Open
7:10 - 7:45 - Elite Paratriathlon Swim Warm-Up
8:00 - Paratriathlon Start (PTS5 Men)
8:05 -Paratriathlon Start (PTVI1 Men)
8:06 - Paratriathlon Start (PTVI1 Women)
8:08:21 -Paratriathlon Start (PTVI2/3 Men)
8:09:48 - Paratriathlon Start (PTVI2/3 Women)
8:15- Paratriathlon Start (PTS2/3/4 Men)
8:25 - Paratriathlon Start (PTS3/4/5 Women)
8:30 - Paratriathlon Start (PTS2 Women)
9:15 - Paratriathlon Start (PTWC1 Men)
9:16 - Paratriathlon Start (PTWC1 Women)
9:18:08 - Paratriathlon Start (PTWC2 Men)
9:20:04 - Paratriathlon Start (PTWC2 Women)
11:00 - Paratriathlon Run Course Measurement
11:00 - Elite Paratriathlon Awards (Awards Stage at Nathan Benderson Park)
11:00 - 12:15 - Elite Women Lounge Open (Nathan Benderson Park Elite Lounge)
11:15 - Elite Women Transition Open
11:15 - 12:15 - Elite Women Swim Warm Up
12:30 - Elite Women Start
13:00 - 14:15 - Elite Male Lounge Open (Nathan Benderson Park Elite Lounge)
13:15 - Elite Male Transition Open
13:15 - 14:15 - Elite Male Swim Warm Up
14:30 - Elite Male Start
16:00 - Elite Awards Ceremony (Awards Stage at Nathan Benderson Park)
16:00 - Elite Run Course Measurement

Closest Airport

Sarasota-Bradneton International Airport (SRQ)

Other airport option is Tampa International Airport (TPA)

For information on things to do and places to go in the Sarasota area, please visit http://www.VisitSarasota.com

Local Transportation

Transportation will be provided to/from Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport (SRQ) only.

Athlete Transportation: Uber Vouchers

Transportation costs will be covered for athletes and support staff from the Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport (SRQ) to accommodations near Nathan Benderson Park. The LOC will only be covering the costs of rides from SRQ Airport arrivals to hotels and then return trips (departures) back to SRQ Airport. No other transportation costs will be covered. Athletes wishing to take advantage of this transportation must download the Uber app to their Apple or Android cell phone. Once the app is downloaded, the athlete or staff member requesting the Uber ride must click the following links to activate the Uber Voucher which will be added to the user’s Uber account. A PDF is attached with more specific directions.

SRQ Airport arrivals to hotels: https://r.uber.com/lUlzGDVtHR - This voucher is only valid if the starting point (pick up) is SRQ Airport.

SRQ Airport departures (return trips): https://r.uber.com/WzYaQhP1lv - This voucher is only valid if the ending point (drop off) is SRQ Airport.

Please note the following when utilizing our Uber Vouchers for your transportation:
-If you are new to Uber, you will be required to put down your personal credit card information.
-Tip is not included. Any tip you provide will be charged to your personal credit card.
-Vouchers are only valid between 12 a.m. March 16 and 11 p.m. March 24.
-Each voucher can only be used once per Uber account.
-As the average fare between SRQ Airport and hotels near Nathan Benderson Park is around $30 one way, there is a $50 fare maximum per trip. Any fare costs over $50 per trip must be covered by the user.

Host Hotel

DISCOUNTED hotel booking options: https://hotels.usatriathlon.org/Event/1f8f/

Please note that the room blocks will be open until 30 days prior to the event so please booked early using the above link.

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