2016 Mooloolaba ITU Triathlon World Cup

12 Mar, 2016 • Mooloolaba, Australia • Event Website
Start Lists

Swim Course - *New Course: please see the map.

Bike Course - Number of laps: 4 laps at 5km per lap
Out and back clockwise ride along Mooloolaba Esplanade and Alexandra Parade.  Gradual climb along Mooloolaba Esplanade from transition to Buderim Avenue intersection before descent onto Alexandra Parade.  Sharp turn point at the corner of Maroubra street before inbound journey along Alexandra Parade. Sharp technical dog leg turn before downhill descent onto Beach Terrace to transition.

Run Course - *New Course: Please see the map.
Number of laps: 3 Laps at approximately 1.66km per lap.

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

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Athletes Briefing:

Thursday 10th March
6.00pm - 7.00pm - Athlete Briefing (The Mantra Room, Mantra Mooloolaba)

Prize Money:

60 000 USD


Media notes:

Name of Media Contact:
Courtney Akrigg – Marketing Manager | Media Centre Coordinator
Address for Media Credentials request:

Event Schedule

Event Schedule

Thursday 10th March
5.00pm - 6.00pm - Athlete Check In (The Mantra Room, Mantra Mooloolaba)
6.00pm - 7.00pm - Athlete Briefing (The Mantra Room, Mantra Mooloolaba)
7.30pm -  Welcome Dinner (The Surf Club Mooloolaba, Mooloolaba Esplanade)

Friday 11th March
2.00pm - 3.00pm - Swim Familiarisation (Main Beach, Mooloolaba)

Saturday 12th March
10.15am - 11.15am -  Athlete Lounge Opens - Elite Women (Including Bike/Wheel Check) (Athlete Lounge, Beach Tce)
10.30am - 11.30am - Transition Opens – Elite Women (Elite Transition, Beach Tce)
11.00am - 11.30am - Swim Warm Up - Elite Women (Main Beach. Mooloolaba)
11.35am - Athlete Line Up & Introduction - Elite Women (Elite Transition, Beach Tce)
11.45am - Race Start - Elite Women (Main Beach, Mooloolaba)
12.00pm - 1.00pm -  Athlete Lounge Opens - Elite Men (Including Bike/Wheel Check) (Athlete Lounge, Beach Tce)
12.30pm - 12.35pm - Remove Women Bikes From Transition (Elite Transition, beach Tce)
12.35pm - 1.15pm - Transition Opens – Elite Men (Elite Transition, Beach Tce)
12.45pm - 1.15pm - Swim Warm Up - Elite Men (Main Beach, Mooloolaba)
12.50pm - 1.00pm - Medal Ceremony - Elite Women (Main Stage, Mooloolaba Esplanade)
1.20pm - Athlete Line Up & Introduction - Elite Men (Elite Transition, Beach Tce)
1.30pm - Race Start - Elite Men (Main Beach, Mooloolaba)
2.35pm - 2.45pm - Medal Ceremony - Elite Men (Main Stage, Mooloolaba Esplanade)

Closest Airport

Sunshine Coast Airport (Maroochydore) – 15km
Brisbane – 100km

Local Transportation

Complimentary airport transfers will be provided by the LOC for Elite athletes only to and from Brisbane or Sunshine Coast Airports to Sunshine Coast hotels, including provision for bike transportation. All National Federations will receive an email from the ITU providing details on how to book their athletes.

The free service will only operate between Monday 7 March 2016 and Wednesday 16 March 2016.

All airport transfers must be registered by Friday 4 March 2016. Unfortunately bookings cannot be accepted after this date.

Any additional airport transfers for ITU Coaches and/or support staff can be booked directly with con-x-ion
This is at the cost of the individual person.

Host Hotel

Please check event website:

If you require a Event Invitation Letter for Visa purposes, please forward the following details to lauren.hay@ironman.com
Full Name (as per Passport)
Date of Birth
Passport Number
Accommodation Supplier
Arrival / Departure Date


If you require a Homestay during your time in Mooloolaba, please contact the following local Triathlon Club:
Sunshine Coast Triathlon Club - president@sunshinecoasttriclub.com.au

  • Technical Delegate
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  • Phone
    +61 7 5430 6700
  • Address

    PO Box 1550
    Noosaville BC

Event Videos

2016 Mooloolaba ITU World Cup - Elite Men's Highlights
Spain’s Mario Mola was billed as the “benchmark” in the men’s race at Mooloolaba on Saturday, and the No.1 ranked athlete on the start list didn’t disappoint with his second major win in a week.