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2014 Amakusa ASTC Triathlon Premium Asian Cup

Amakusa, Japan | July 27 2014

Event Information

Technical Delegate: Andrew Tai (TPE)

Entry Fee: AG: 18 000 JPY

Prize Money: 20 000 USD

Japan’s first Standard distance Triathlon event was held in Amakusa in 1985.
This year celebrate 30th anniversary!
Local information http://www.t-island.jp/en/

All the international athletes will be provided with free hotel accommodation and meal coupon.

Water temperature: 19 - 21 Celsius
Number of laps: 2laps
Beach Start
Inland Sea

Number of lap: 1lap
20 km alongside the coastline and return
Well Paved. Totally flat and partly relatively hilly course

Number of lap: 1lap
Partly hilly. Running through the down town area.

Prize money distribution. Elite men and women:
1st. 2,500 USD
2nd. 2,000 USD
3rd. 1,500 USD
4th. 1,000 USD
5th. 800 USD
6th. 700 USD
7th. 600 USD
8th. 400 USD
9th. 300 USD
10th. 200 USD

Contact Information

Website: Visit External Site

Contact: Kiriyo SUZUKI (JTU)

Email: Kiriyo SUZUKI (JTU)

Phone: +81-3-5469-5401 @JTU Office, +81-90-8132-8293 @Mobile

Fax: +81-3-5469-5403@JTU office

Mailing Address: 2nd Eirai Building, 1-3-8, Shibuya, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo, 150-0002, Japan

Local Information

Event Closest Airport

Amakusa Airport, (15 minutes to the hotel in Amakusa City)

Kumamoto Airport (KMJ) (To Amakusa Airport, 30 minutes by the Amakusa Airline). You may get Bus to the Amakusa City, 3 hours required)

From Fukuoka airport (FUK), Amakusa airline is available.

For visa requirements, please contact Kiriyo SUZUKI
k.suzuki@jtu.or.jp (copy to) jtuoffice@jtu.or.jp

Event Local Transport

Pick up available between the Amakusa Airport or the Hondo Bus station.
Refer to above website.

7,500JPY between Kumamoto and Amakusa by air(one way)
12,800 JPY between Fukuoka and Amakusa by air(one way)
2,180JPY between Kumamoto and Amakusa by bus(one way)

Event Travel Host Hotel

Amakusa Plaza Hotel
4-8 Sakae-machi, Amakusa city, Japan 863-0022 

Method of the hotel payments:
Credit card payment is available

Event Travel Homestay

All the international athletes will be provided with free hotel accommodation and meal coupon.


Athlete Briefing

26 July 2013
Amakusa Civic Center

Event Schedule

16:00-16:30 Media Conference
16:30 – 17:00 Registration & Race Briefing

7:15-7:25 Start Ceremony
7:30 U19 Elite Sprint Start
7:45 Elite Men Start
8:00 Elite Women Start
8:30 Men’s Age Group National Championships, Women’s Age Group and Relay Start
09:00 Aquathlon
10:40 Medal Ceremony


Event Media Details

Name of Media Contact: Shin OTSUKA, ITU Executive Board, jtuoffice@jtu.or.jp

Address for Media Credentials request: Shin OTSUKA, ITU Executive Board, jtuoffice@jtu.or.jp

Location of Media Centre and hours of operation: Amakusa Civic Center 16:30-17:00

Time and place where media kit can be pick-up: Amakusa Civic Center 16:30-17:00

Press Conference Details (date, time and place): 26th July 16:00-16:30 Amakusa Civic Center