2018 Ohrid ETU Triathlon Balkan Championships

15 - 16 Sep, 2018 • Ohrid, North Macedonia • Event Website
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From 14th -16th of September the ETU Balkan Championships Ohrid 2018


Would like to welcome you to the ETU Balkan Championships OHRID 2018

Macedonian pearl, as they say a city of Ohrid, which is a Cultural and Natural world heritage sites of UNESCO, is going to be a host city for the ETU Balkan Championships 2018.
All athletes are going to feel warm continental Mediterranean climate on altitude of 695 meters above the sea level, compeat in a almost prefect conditions for Triathlon.

The event is going to be organized by Macedonian Triathlon federation and LOC Association sport for all in two day event 15th and 16th of September, and is covered by the Government Agency of sport and youth,Macedonian Olympic comity and Municipality of Ohrid.

This event is going to give great opportunity to all athletes to have a wonderful race and they will be divided in categories accordant their gender and age:
Categories main races:     Swim Bike   Run
Elite:      1998 and older 750m 20km 5km
Juniors:  1999-2002       750m     20km     5km
Youth:    2003-2005     375m 10km   2,5km

Age group athletes           Swim Bike       Run
1. 30-39 years                 750m 20km 5km
2. 40-49 years                 750m 20km 5km
3. 50+ years                 750m 20km 5km

Kids race   //    Category 1 and 2                 Swim   Bike Run
1. category     12 years, 11 years, 10 years     185m   4km 1km
2. category       9 years,  8 years, 7 years       185m   4km   1km

Prize money distribution. Elite men and women:
1st. 450 EUR
2nd. 270 EUR
3rd. 180 EUR

Other useful information you can found in the athletes guide.
The content of the guide is absolutely need to know for participants and their support. Read it forwards and backwards. Then read it again. When you have done this, make sure that your support team does the same.

Have a wonderful race in Ohrid

Good Luck

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Athletes Briefing:

17:00 - Youth briefing and kids race.
17:45 - Junior briefing.
18:30 - Elite briefing.
19:15 - Age group briefing.

Entry Fee:

Entry fee per categories: Elite’s 50 EUR, Juniors 30 EUR, Youth 10 EUR, Age Group 30 EUR, Kids Race 10 EUR, Mix Relay 100 EUR.

Prize Money:

1800 EUR

Media notes:

Contact person for media:
Elena Zisovska

Event Schedule


Friday, September 14th
12:00 - 16:00 Athlete’s Registration office open and package pick up.
13:00 - Bike course familiarization.
14:00 - Swim course familiarization. Notice! - The buoys are not in Saturday’s race position.
17:00 -Youth briefing and kids race
17:45 - Junior briefing.
18:30 - Elite briefing.
19:15 - Age group briefing.
Saturday, September 15th (men & women)
6:45-7:15 -  Athletes Lounge Open and Check in Youth.
7:00-7:45 - Transition area is open for Youth.
7:30-7:45 - Swim warm up for Youth.
7:45 Pre start procedure
8:00 - Ohrid ETU Balkan Championship Start Youth race Men .
8:03 - Ohrid ETU Balkan Championship Start Youth race Women. (last athlete finish 8:50)
9:00-Awards Ceremony for categorie Youth men and women
8:30-9:00 - Athletes Lounge Open and Check in Junior women & men.
9:00-9:45 - Transition area is open for Junior women and men.
9:30-9:45 - Swim warm up for women.
9:50- Pre start procedure women
10:00 - Ohrid ETU Balkan Championship Junior Women Start.(last athlete finish 11:30)
11:45-Awards Ceremony for categorie Junior women
11:15- Transition open for Junior men.
11:30-11:45 - Swim warm up for Junior men.
11:50 - Pre start procedure Junior men.
12:00 -Ohrid ETU Balkan Championship Junior Men Start.(last athlete finish 13:30)
13:45-Awards Ceremony for categorie Junior men .
13:30-14:00-Athletes Lounge Open and Check in Elite women & men.
14:00-14:45 Transition area is open for Elite women and men.
14:30-14:45 Swim warm up for Elite women
14:50- Pre start procedure Elite women
15:00- Ohrid ETU Balkan Championship Elite Women Start.(last athlete finish 16:30)
16:45-Awards Ceremony for categorie Elite women
16:15-Transition open for Elite men.
16:30-16:45 Swim warm up for Elite men
16:50 -Pre start procedure Elite men
17:00 -Ohrid ETU Balkan Championship Elite Men Start.(last athlete finish 18:30)
18:45 -Awards Ceremony for categorie Elite Men
Sunday, September 16th.
6:45-7:15 - Athletes Lounge Open and Check in Age group women & men.
7:00-7:45 - Transition area is open for Age group women & men
7:30-7:45 - Swim warm up for Age groupe woman & men
8:00 - Ohrid ETU Balkan Championship Start Age Groupe women & men.(last athlete finish 10:00)
10:15-Awards Ceremony for categorie Age Groupe athlete
10:00 -10:30 Kids reace transition open
10:45-11:00 Kids race wave start (last athlete from kids race finish 11:45)
12:15-Awards Ceremony for categorie Kids
12:00-12:45 Transition Open Mix Relay
12:30-12:45 Swim warm up mix relay
12:50 - Pre start procedure mix relay
13:00-Ohrid ETU Balkan Championship Mix Relay Start (last team finish 14:30)
14:45 - Awards Ceremony of mix relay

*In September the Sun rise in 6:45h and Sun set at 18:45h

Closest Airport

Ohrid Airport “St.Paul the Apostle”

Local Transportation

The LOC will provide transportation from Ohrid Airport “St.Paul the Apostle” for the athletes and their Team Officials.
Price: transfers from Ohrid International Airport (one direction):
- 30€ per person
The transfer back to the airport is the same amount
If you have any Transfer queries please contact:
Ivan Cvetkoski ( sportzasite@gmail.com ; +38978440139)

Host Hotel

LOC provides accommodation at reduced prices in the following hotels:
Hotel “Desaret”
Macedonia, Peshtani
Peshtani 6000 Ohrid
Accommodation is arrange through Macedonian Triathlon federation

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