2011 Auckland ITU Triathlon World Cup

20 Nov, 2011 • Auckland, New Zealand • Event Website
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Entry fee for Age Group: 120 NZD;

Age Group race will be a selection race for the NZ team for the Grand Final in Auckland in 2012.
All races will be on same courses as in 2012 Grand Final

Distances: Swim: 1,5 km; Bike: 40 km; Run: 10 km;

Start Mechanism:

Pontoon start

Swim course:
Water temperature: 15deg Number of laps: 2
Sheltered Harbour, between 2 wharves

Elite Bike Course:
Number of laps:8
Hilly and technical, 3 climbs, longest 500m, 8 laps

Run Course:
Number of laps: 4 laps,
flat with one hill

Pool Training Facilities
There is an outdoor pool training facility available at the Parnell Baths, located at Judges Bay Rd, Parnell.  Phone 09-373 3561.  Complimentary access is available for Elite Athletes from Saturday 12 November to Sunday 20 November, with 2 exclusive lanes allocated between 9am and 3pm each day and use of general public lanes outside of these times.  Please provide proof of ID.

Prize money distribution. Elite men and women:
1st. 6,250 USD
2nd. 5,000 USD
3rd. 3,750 USD
4th. 2,500 USD
5th. 2,000 USD
6th. 1,750 USD
7th. 1,500 USD
8th. 1,000 USD
9th.  750 USD
10th. 500 USD

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Athletes Briefing:

Please note that the elite briefing is at 4pm on Friday 18 November 2011

Entry Fee:

non for Elite

Prize Money:

50,000 USD

Media notes:

For all media related enquiries please contact:
Andrew Dewhurst
Media Manager
Barfoot & Thompson ITU Triathlon World Cup

Event Schedule


FRIDAY 18 NOVEMBER 10.30am Elite Course familiarisation departing from Queens Wharf.  Please meet at the Elite transition area at 10.15
11:00am Elite Athlete Press conference The Cloud VIP room
4.00pm Elite registration & Elite briefing The Cloud VIP room
5.30pm Official Welcome & Opening Ceremony The Cloud, Queens Wharf

12.00pm Elite Womens race start Queens Wharf
Elite Womens prizegiving immediately following each race
2.45pm Elite Mens race start Queens Wharf
Elite Mens prizegiving immediately following each race

Closest Airport

Auckland Airport

Local Transportation

If you would like airport transfers, please email michelle@triauckland.co.nz, with your arrival & departure date/flight number/arrival & departure time

Host Hotel

The Official Host hotel is the Heritage Auckland, which is a 5-7 min walk to the Event venue (Queens Wharf).  We are able to book accommodation for you.  Please email us at travel@triauckland.co.nz



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