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2014 New Plymouth ITU Triathlon World Cup

New Plymouth, New Zealand | March 23 2014

Event Information

Technical Delegate: Jacqui Kenny (AUS)

Prize Money: 60 000 USD

RACE BRIEFING PRESENTATION >> http://www.triathlon.org/uploads/docs/New_Plymouth_World_Cup_Triathlon-Athlete_Briefing_V1.pdf


SWIM (1 lap)
Map: http://itunewplymouthtriathlon.co.nz/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/NP-Triathlon-Maps-2014-SWIM-Elite-Anti-Clockwise.pdf

20 km (4 laps)

RUN (3 laps)
5 km

Prize money distribution. Elite men and women:
1st. 7,500 USD
2nd. 6,000 USD
3rd. 4,500 USD
4th. 3,000 USD
5th. 2,100 USD
6th. 1,800 USD
7th. 1,500 USD
8th. 900 USD
9th. 675 USD
10th. 525 USD
11th. 450 USD
12th. 375 USD
13th. 300 USD
14th. 225 USD
15th. 150 USD

Contact Information

Website: Visit External Site

Contact: Terry Sheldrake

Email: Terry Sheldrake

Phone: Mobile: 021 64 5503

Mailing Address: Oceania Triathlon Union President - Director TMS Sport Promotions Limited - PO Box 1293 - Gisborne - New Zealand

Local Information

Event Closest Airport

Auckland International then onto New Plymouth
Auckland – New Plymouth (35 minute flight)

Visa Requirements
For teams (athletes) traveling to NZ to compete in the New Plymouth World Cup please go to http://www.immigration.govt.nz/migrant/stream/visit/ for details on whether your athletes need to apply for a Visa to enter New Zealand. When applying for a Visa, if you require a letter of invitation then please ask.

Event Local Transport

Free local transfer to Hotel from Airport our contact is Graham Park, 021 1814216 (NZ) or email: park_graham@hotmail.com

Event Travel Host Hotel

Quality Hotel Plymouth International, Corner Courtenay & Leach Street.

Free phone 0800 800 597, Fax 06 758 9949, Land Line 06 759 9128. Email reservations@plymouth.co.nz

Event Travel Homestay

Some home stay is available on a first in first basis. Please contact the President of the New Plymouth Triathlon Club Ross Dingle email clandingle@gmail.com


Athlete Briefing

Elite briefing
Friday 21st March 2014 @ 6:00pm
Location: Quality Hotel Plymouth International

Race Briefing Presentation >> http://www.triathlon.org/uploads/docs/New_Plymouth_World_Cup_Triathlon-Athlete_Briefing_V1.pdf

Event Schedule


08:45amBike course familiarization at Ngamoutu Beach
02:00 - 14:45pmSwim course familiarization at Ngamoutu Beach
05:30pmElite Athlete Registration at Quality Hotel Plymouth International
06:00pmElite Athlete Briefing at Quality Hotel Plymouth International
06:30pmElite Athlete Race Pack Pickup at Quality Hotel Plymouth International
07:00pmPasta Party at Quality Hotel Plymouth International


05:30amTransition Open AG Sprint Race - Separate Venue to WC
07:00amTransition Closes AG Sprint Race
07:30amAge Group Sprint Race - Same Swim location and Finish chute
10:00amAge Group Sprint Course Closed
09:30amAthletes’ Lounge Ready - Elite Women
10:00 - 11:15amElite Women check-in - Athlete’s lounge
10:00 - 11:15amTransition Area open for Elite Women - Transition
10:45 - 11:15amWarm-up for Elite Women - Swim
11:30 - 11:40amWomen Assembly - TBD
11:50amOpening Ceremony
12:40pmElite Women bikes removed from Transition - as soon as last athlete leaves T2.
11:45amAthletes’ Lounge Ready - Elite Men
12:00 - 01:15pmElite Men check-in- Athlete’s lounge
12:45 - 01:30pmTransition Area open for Elite Men - Transition
12:45 - 01:15pmWarm-up for Elite Men - Swim
01:30 - 01:40pmMen Assembly - TBD
01:50pmOpening Ceremony
03:00pmMedal Presentations - Elite Women
03:15pmMedal Presentations - Elite Men
03:30pmClosing Ceremony


Event Media Details

Name of Media Contact
Andrew Dewhurst

Address for Media Credentials request

Location of Media Centre and hours of operation
KCL Limited 331 Devon Street East New Plymouth. Hours open TBC

Time and place where media kit can be pick-up
Time TBC, Location of pick up KCL Property Limited

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