2016 Bled ETU Triathlon Junior European Cup

03 Sep, 2016 • Bled lake, Slovenia • Event Website
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Slovenia has only one island but its uniqueness makes it more attractive than many an archipelago. Sheltered by picturesque mountains, the island reigns in the middle of an Alpine lake. Its charm has made it a symbol for centuries of a town to which guests from all over the world love to return.
Bled is situated in the northwest of Slovenia in the Alpine region Gorenjska, near Austrian and Italian border.
The expected air temperature on the day of the event is between 18 - 26°C and lake temperature 20°C.

Event will take place in the Rowing center Mala Zaka, which has been the competition venue for the past 12 years. ETU Prestige race and ETU Junior cup had been organized between 2004 to 2015 on this very location. The venue is in walking distance from Bled city centre.
Swimming part will be held at the rowing center, cycling part around the centre and running part on the coastal part to the city centre of Bled and back.
Transition area, start and finish are located on Mala Zaka.
Every year Triathlon Bled takes place on the first Saturday in September in the same venue and city government works hand in hand with the organizers.
Head of organizers is Miro Kregar, vice president of Slovenian Triathlon Federation.

Swimming: Deep water start. Straight line swim course – 400 m, water temperature is expected app. 20 – 22 degree. C, wet suits depend on weather conditions

Cycling: 6,5 km x 2 laps = 13 km. 500 m steep hill in every lap, technical pretending, sharp corners, on some parts of course have to ride bike on left side of the road

Running: 3,33 km x 1 lap. Few gently hills in every lap, asphalt road beside the lake



E-mail: info@trisport-klub.si

You could send an entry fee on following account: 02222 – 0254875993 – Nova Ljubljanska Banka, swift : LJBASI2X

Nova Ljubljanska banka d.d.
Trg republike 2, 1520 Ljubljana, Slovenia

IBAN: SI56 0222 2025 4875 993
swift: LJBASI2X

Second options is by cheque on our address or by cash at the registration.

All bank commissions are paid from the payer’s account.

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Entry Fee:

40 eur

Media notes:

National TV Station - -TV SLOVENIJA
National Radio - RADIO SLOVENIJA - VAL 202
National newspaper - SVET 24

Event Schedule

Friday – 02.09.2016

16:00 - Swim course familiarization ETU junior cup – Mala Zaka
17:00 - Race course familiarization (by bike) ETU junior cup – Mala Zaka
18:00-19:30 - Registration ETU junior cup – Bled festival hall
19:30 - Briefing – race instructions – ETU junior cup –  Bled festival hall

Saturday – 03.09.2016

07:00-08:00 - Race equipment check ETU junior cup
08:00-08:30 -Transition area open ETU junior cup M/W
08:45 - Presentation of competitors in swimming start area ETU junior cup-women
09:00 - Start ETU junior cup-women
09:45 - Presentation of competitors in swimming start area ETU junior cup-men
10:00 - Start ETU junior cup-men
11:00 - Flower ceremony for ETU junior cup

Closest Airport

Ljubljana – Brnik (30 km from Bled)
From the airport are regular bus lines and taxi services.

Local Transportation

How to come to Bled?

Approaching from Villach (AUT):
through Caravanken tunnel, approaching from Tarvisio (ITA): through Kranjska Gora. Passing Jesenice and after 10 km turn right (traffic sign for Bled)

Ljubljana – Brnik (30 km from Bled)

Host Hotel


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    +386 41 641 527
  • Address

    ZG. STRANJE 47
    1242 STAHOVICA