The fifth event in the Ignite Aquathlons Series will take place at The Shack in Umm Suqueim (Kite Surf Beach). Click Here for map.
The sport of aquathlon consists of a continuous, two-stage race involving swimming followed by running. The International Triathlon Union (ITU) and its member federation organizations sanction competitions and govern the sport. Aquathlon in general follows triathlon distances; however, distances vary depending upon the race venue and race director.
The series will remain same of last edition in that organisers want to encourage all ages and all levels of skill and experience to date. The series will be a family affair with kids and parents all participating.
Registration: click here
Contact: 04 4487142
Finishing (without injuring yourself) is the most important result
Start Time: 06:45 am
Cut Off Time: 02:00 h
Race Pack & Chip Collection: From 6:00 am
Timing: Chip Timing (ChampionChip timed)
Course Difficulty: Moderate
Course Highlights: Beach run – no shoes required
Support Stations: 1 Station on the Run Course and also at the Finish Line
Included: Chip Timing, Refreshments, Other
Categories and starting time:
Open: 800m Swim & 5km Run
START 07.15 am
Lifeguards: 800m Swim & 5km Run
START 07.15 am
Sprint: 400m Swim & 2km Run
START 07.35 am
Fun Run: 3km Beach Run
START 07.40 am
Junior (under 16): 200m Swim & 800m Run
START 08.30 am
Junior (under 12): 200m Swim & 800m Run
START 08.35 am
Race individually or in a team of two!