We would like to invite Triathletes from all over the world to come to Barbados to participate in our 28th National Barbados Triathlon on Sunday 14th October 2018.
6:00 am for Olympic Distance race
6:10 am for Sprint Distance & Relay Teams
Spring Garden Highway (Brandon’s Beach) about 1km north of Bridgetown
The designated Race Hotel is the Coconut Court Beach Hotel situated in Hastings on Hwy 7.
Airport transportation will be provided ONLY if you are staying at this hotel.
The Race Briefing will be held at the hotel on Saturday 13th October 2018 (evening before the race) at 4:00PM.
Visit http://sportstravelpackages.weebly.com/barbados-national-triathlon.html to make your booking at Coconut Court or one of our other partner hotels.
Non-Resident participants are required to enter online using Race Roster.
Residents can enter via Race Roster or by completing this Entry form.
Your age on 31st December 2018 is your race age.
All entries must be in before Wednesday October 10th, 2018
Olympic Distance race: Non-Residents: BD$120/US$60; Residents: members -BD$100/US$50, non members BD$120/US$60
Sprint Distance: Non-Residents: BD$110/US$55; Residents: members – BD$90/US$45, non members – BD$110/US$55
Relay Teams: BDS$120 per team or US$60 per team
Each entrant will receive a Swim Cap & Race Numbers.
The Race Briefing will take place at the Coconut Court Hotel, on Hastings along Hwy 7, near the Garrison Racetrack, on Saturday 13th October 2018 at 4pm.
No Race entry at the briefing.
Race fees are to be paid prior to the Briefing.
At the Briefing, you will receive your Race Kit containing your Race Numbers, Swim Cap, & other race related information. The Race Director/Referee will explain all three sections of the Course and Transition area. Instructions will be repeated on Race morning, 15 minutes before the Start.
Maps of the Swim, Cycle and Run courses will be posted soon.
Airport pickup/drop-off for triathlete & bike from/to Hotel only if staying at Coconut Court hotel.
BFIT will provide race site transfers to triathletes staying on the South Coast between Maxwell & Bridgetown. Non competitors will have to pay US$15 to use this service. To take advantage of this service, email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Numbers must be fixed to the bike and shirt as approved by the Race Director (bike frame post & front of body for the Relay runners.
All competitors will be body marked on arm & legs.
All repairs during an event shall be performed by the individual racer.
Racers must complete the event on the same bicycle upon which he/she began the event.
Any repairs or changes must be done with equipment carried by the individual racer.
This event is not Draft legal.
All competitors must attend the pre-race briefing and must familiarize themselves with the course.
Any Foul riding, unsportsmanlike behaviour or abusive languages may result in warning, penalties, relegation, and/or disqualification.
Cyclist failing to stay left of middle of road may be warned, penalized, relegated, and/or disqualified.
Entry to the race will end the day before 10th October 2018 (see below).
Any modified instructions shall be verbally announced at the race briefing, repeated 15 minutes before the start of the race and shall apply to that race.
The Race Director’s & Race Referee’s decisions are final.
Other standard ITU rules also apply, in particular:
a. Approved hard helmet; b. Enclosed shoes on bike; c. Jersey or top (no bare torso).