General regulations Triatlón de Zapallar 2019

 

General Regulations.

  • The competition will have a maximum duration of 4:00 hrs. Those competitors remaining in competition will be removed from it.
  • The organization won´t do devolutions for those competitors that decide to not participate in the competition once registered, no matter the motive.
  • When rightfuly registered the participant or participants declare being in full consent about the base and regulations of the competition.
  • The ticket is not able to transfers under any medical argument or personal reason, like it is not able to be postergated to the next edition.
  • When retiring the competition´s official kit, the competitor must show his ID or Passport.
  • The only date to retire the competition´s official kit will be december 13, 2019.
  • The organization will not be responsible for any los objects or belongings.
  • It is every athlete´s responsibility to stop and attend every sanction and penalization in the place established or any stage.
  • No competitor will be able to be accompanied by cars, motorcycle, bike, or any vehicle whatsoever. If this happens, it may be disqualified.
  • Every competitor must follow the route established by the organization. Those who do not, will be disqualified.
  • The organization has the right to modify any circuit if necessary.
  • Every participant is responsible for being fit for the competition. This means, being in good health generally, like having an acceptable form for the challenge.
  • The organization is able to postpone or differ the event due to climatological reasons, public activities, vandalism, public security, and or major force nature reasons.
  • Abnormal climatological conditions could force the organization to redesign the route due to security reasons. If this happens, the new route would be informed in time. There could also exist any last minute modifications, and if so, the route would be notified during the technical speech. Even due to security reasons, the route could be modified during the competition’s course.
  • In case abnormal weather or waves, the swimming circuit will be cancelled.
  • Any unsportsmanlike or mistreat to any competitor or staff member during the competition will be punished with inmediate disqualification.
  • Every competitor, once the competition’s over, must take his belongings out of the closed park.
  • The organization has the right to use, reproduce, distribute, and/or publish any material like photographs, videos, movies, and tapes of the competitors, without any financial compensation.

  • When registering to the competition, implies responsibility for the data supplied, his full consent about the competition’s regulations, and registration’s payment.
  • The organization will keep control of each competitor’s timing using chips. The Company in charge is MyTrack.
  • Reminder to all the competitors: We take very seriously our eco-system and taking care of it properly. It is forbidden for every competitor or attendant to polute any route our surrounding. The competitor must carry his or her waste to the nearest container. Any competitor that’s seen throwing away garbage will be disqualified.
  • If retiring or abandoning in the middle of the route or circuit, the competitor must notify as soon as possible to any official, staff member, or competitor to notify. If not requiring any assistance to leave the route, the competitor must still notify his retirement.

Swimming regulations.

  • The use of the swimming cap provided by the organization is obligatory.
  • It is not allowed the use of snorkels, any floating device or helping tool.
  • Any external help will be a disqualification motive.
  • The maximum time to complete the swimming test is 50 minutes. There on, the competitors remaining will be automatically disqualified

Cycling regulations.

  • Drafting is forbidden.
  • The helmet use is mandatory, and must be secured before going on the bike.
  • Any external help will be a disqualification motive.
  • The competitor’s number has to be in a visible place, such as T-Shirt, the seat tube, helmet, etc.
  • The athlete that’s seen throwing garbage on the road will be disqualified immediately.

Running regulations.

  • The back’s number must always be visible.
  • Any external help will be a disqualification motive.
  • The athlete that’s seen throwing garbage on the road will be disqualified immediately. 

Posts regulations.

  • Minimun age to participate in this modality is 15 years old. The competitor’s momo r dad must sign an authorization for his son or daughter take part of the competition.
  • It is possible to participate with only two (2) contestants. That being said, it is possible for one competitor to participate in two (2) circuits.
  • In each transition, the whole team must be present at the moment.
  • To have a correct control and timing of the team’s performance, the testimony in this case will be the competition’s chip instaled in the velcrum at the ankle’s height. Once finished its test, the competitor must pass the chip to its teammate.
  • This competition’s chip is specially designed for triathlon, with MyLaps system support, and its Chile representative: MyTrack
  • Posts teams can be conformed by men, women or mix. There will be a premiation for each of this categories. Only the general will receive a medal.
  • In case the category doesn’t reach the mínimum three (3) teams per category, the category could be mixed with the rest.

 

Categories.

The categories are conformed the following way:

Individual (age group)

  • 18 a 24 years old
  • 25 a 29 years old
  • 30 a 34 years old
  • 35 a 39 years old
  • 40 a 44 years old
  • 45 a 49 years old
  • 50 a 54 years old
  • 55 a 59 years old
  • 60 years old and more.

Postas

  • General Men
  • General Women
  • General Mix

 

Premiation

For individual categories will be distributed $2.000.000 CLP the following way:

Women

  • 1st place: $500.000
  • 2nd place: $300.000
  • 3rd place: $200.000

Men

  • 1st place: $500.000
  • 2nd place: $300.000
  • 3rd place: $200.000