We are tediously preparing to welcome Junior triathletes to Riga for a SPRINT race event. In 2021 we are returning once again to the beautiful Mezaparks park in Riga, with the swim section of the course taking place in Kisezers. The venue hosted a triathlon race for the first time in 2020.
COVID-19 travel restrictions to LATVIA - UPDATED 30.07.2021:
See the country list: https://www.spkc.gov.lv/lv/valstu-saslimstibas-raditaji-ar-covid-19-0 (updated every Friday, comes into effect on Saturday)
International athletes and essential accompanying personnel can be exempt from self-isolation for the purpose of participating in international sports events in Latvia if they provide 2 negative COVID-19 tests (1 before arrival, 1 upon arrival). The type of test is not specified but PCR or antigen (rapid test) prefered.
11:00 - 16:00 Covid-19 tests, accreditation and swim familiarization (country-specific schedule will be defined in the Athlete Guide)
08.08.2021 Sunday - 2021 Europe Triathlon Junior Cup Riga
7:30 - 13:30 Athlete Lounge open
08:00 Registration open – Junior men
08:00 – 08:45 Transition Area Check-in – Junior men
8:15 – 8:45 Swim warm-up – Junior men
08:50 – 08:55 Start line-up - Junior men – in the start area
9:00 START– men’s start Europe Junior Cup race
10:15-10:30 Transition Area Check-out – Junior men
10:30 Registration open – Junior women
10:30 - 11:15 Transition Area Check-in – Junior women
10:45 - 11:15 Swim warm-up – Junior women
11:20 – 11:25 Start line-up – junior women – in the start area
11:30 START – women’s start Europe Junior Cup race
12:45 - 13:00 Transition Area Check – out – Junior women
13:00 Award ceremony
Riga International Airport (RIX)
20km from the event venue
DBL - 31.00 EUR per room per night incl. breakfast
NOTE: LOC to provide a free shuttle from the Rija VEF hotel to the Event venue for participants who will need to self-isolate when not at the event and who are not allowed to use public transport as per government regulations.