Sunday, 15th December 2013
6.15am start – first wave Pros
Commonwealth Park, Canberra
Friday 1 February, 2013 at 9am
5pm AEST November 15, 2013, or when the field limit is reached.
A waiting list may be put in place depending on the number of entries
Distances and cut off times:
Swim – 1.9km – 1:00 after your wave start in the swim
Bike – 90km – 5:00 after your original wave start
Run – 21.1km – 7:30 after your wave start
There may be intermediate cut offs dependant on authorities requirements in relation to the bike course.
Event Tech Tee
Kit bag, helmet number, race bib, bike number, security wristband, swim cap and sponsors contributions
Appropriate nutrition and hydration at aid stations on the bike and run legs
Ice cream and fruit salad post race
Lucky draw prizes
Timing chip and live results
Insurance and sanctioning from Triathlon ACT
A safe and secure course
Trophies are awarded to podium place getters in both professional and age group categories plus 1st place winners in each podium team division
There is no need to qualify to compete in a Ironman 70.3 race however due to the distances of the race we STRONGLY urge and recommend you have medical check by your personal doctor to ensure your are physically fit – see our entry waiver and conditions of entry for more details
All entrants must be 18 years of age on race day.
Event day age groups:
The Ford World Championship, Ironman World Championship 70.3 and all qualifying events have implemented a common rule: all age group athletes must compete in the five-year age group division corresponding to the athletes age on December 31 of the year of the event.
World Championships Qualifying spots:
There are 25 spots available; see the World Championship qualification tab for further info
HoneyShotz provides the event nutrition: this will be supplied in your kit bag and at the Aid Stations
At aid stations jelly lollies with also be available
Endura Rehydration Lemon Lime flavour will be available on course
Water and flat coke will also be available on aid stations.
For anything bike related we suggest you speak to the local bike shop who provide the bike mechanic services for the race:
The Bike Shed Braddon
28 Lonsdale St, Braddon ACT
02 6257 2171
Travel and accommodation:
The official hotel for the event is the Crowne Plaza Canberra.
X-Tri recommends you speak to our travel partner, who has event specials and athlete room rates.
1800 22 50 22
Specific competitor Information:
A comprehensive competitor information booklet will be released 4-6 weeks prior to the event date.
Changes to entry:
You can make any alterations yourself by logging back into Active.com, however should you have problems email firstname.lastname@example.org with your full name, registration number and required changes.
Timing band return:
Timing bands and chips must be returned to race headquarters in the event of withdrawal from the event, and at the completion of the race. A $150 AUD replacement fee will be imposed on any athlete who does not return his/her timing band by 4pm on race day.