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2013 Wellington OTU Triathlon Oceania Championships

Wellington, New Zealand | March 09 2013

Event Information

Technical Delegate: Jacqui Kenny (AUS)

Prize Money: 7 000 NZD

AGE GROUP: from NZD$102 for Standard Distance ($20 extra within last 2 weeks of event)
ELITE:$82 ($102 if entered within last two weeks of event)
PARA: $71 ($82 within last 2 weeks of event)

Start Mechanism: Pontoon / (Deep water for Paratriathletes)
Water temperature: Approx. 17 degrees
anti-clockwise box course starting with a dive/deep water start from the pontoon and finishing on the Chaffer’s Marina Beach.

through Oriental Bay and Evans Bay Parades turning just before Kio Bay. On the return leg turn left into Carlton Gore Rd turning at the intersection of Lindum Tce then descending back to Oriental Parade and return to Herd Street to commence the next lap.
PARA: out and back course through Oriental Bay and Evans Bay Parades to a turnaround just before the Cobham Drive intersection and back to the second turn at Herd St/Oriental Parade intersection before returning to Transition. The out/back lane between Transition and Oriental Parade will be a neutral no overtaking zone.

out and back through Oriental Bay to a turnaround opposite #346 Oriental Parade.
PARA: through Oriental Bay to a turnaround at Balena Bay, and then return to the finish at Te Papa Carpark

For more information about the Event including course maps see http://www.triseries.co.nz/Events/Wellington.htm
Course map: http://www.triseries.co.nz/Assets/TriNZ+Digital+Assets/Wellington+cup+U19+all+courses.pdf
Course map for PARA: http://www.triseries.co.nz/Assets/TriNZ+Digital+Assets/Documents/Course+Maps/2013+Wellington+Temp+map.pdf

PRIZE MONEY DISTRIBUTION. Elite men and women:
1st. 1 050 NZD
2nd. 875 NZD
3rd. 700 NZD
4th. 525 NZD
5th. 350 NZD

Contact Information

Website: Visit External Site

Contact: Kate Blood

Email: Kate Blood

Phone: 027 6262336

Mailing Address: Tri NZ - Street: 4 Clayton St, Newmarket - Town: Auckland - Country: New Zealand

Local Information

Event Closest Airport


Event Local Transport

No local transportation provided

Event Travel Homestay

Homestays provided on request please email triseries@triathlon.org.nz


Athlete Briefing

Friday 8 March
5.45pm - 7 pm Race Briefing
at CQ Hotels Wellington, Cuba Street
Compulsory attendance is required

Event Schedule

Friday 8 March
5.45pm - 7 pm Race Registration and Uniform Check at CQ Hotels Wellington, Cuba Street
5.45pm - 7 pm Race Briefing at CQ Hotels Wellington, Cuba Street

Saturday 9 March  
07.40am PARATRIATHLON Women’s & Men’s Race Start
10.00am U19 Elite Men’s Race Start
10.05am U19 Elite Women’s Race Start
10.30am Elite Open/U23 Women’s Race Start
11.45am Elite Open/U23 Men’s Race Start

For more information:


Event Media Details

Name of Media Contact: Andrew Dewhurst

Address for Media Credentials request: media@triathlon.org.nz

Time and place where media kit can be pick-up: request to media@triathlon.org.nz

Press Conference Details TBC

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