National Triathlon 2019

BFIT 29th Nationals 2019 (Facebook-Version)

CHECK OUT THE EVENT PHOTOS (click here)

NEW FOR 2019 TRY-A-TRI EVENT HAS BEEN ADDED.

Other event worth checking out before and after the race:

October 6 – Swim Smooth Clinic 10 am to 6 pm, Aquatic Centre
October 7 – Group open water swim 4:30 pm, Barbados Yacht Club
October 9 – Group ride 6 am, Gymnasium Complex
October 10 – Swim Smooth Clinic 7:30 am to 3:30 pm, Aquatic Centre
October 11 – Swim Smooth Clinic 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm, Aquatic Centre
October 12 – Swim Smooth Open Water Clinic – 7 am to 9:30 am, Pebbles Beach
October 13 – After Race Party 4:00 pm until, The Boatyard
October 14 – Post race social events, upon request

START LIST

Olympic Start List

Sprint Start List

Sprint Relay Start List

Try-a-Tri Start List

We would like to invite Triathletes from all over the world to come to Barbados to participate in our 29th National Barbados Triathlon on Sunday 13th October 2019.

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Non-Resident participants are required to enter online using Race Roster, click here.
Residents can enter via by completing this form – Registration Form, click here.

Make a holiday of it, check out the other activities on offer such as Swim Smooth Clinics group swims and rides and social events all available on race roster.


Start:
4:45 am transition opens
5:45 am transition closes
6:00 am Try-a-Tri (400m swim, 10km bike, 2.5km run, NEW FOR 2019)
6:05 am Olympic Distance race
6:20 am Sprint Distance & Relay Teams

Course Maps:

Transition, Swim CourseBike CourseRun CourseFinish

Venue:
Spring Garden Highway (Brandon’s Beach) about 1km north of Bridgetown

Hotel accommodation:

Barbados has many different types of accommodation which will suit all budgets.  Below is a list of hotels that have offered accommodation to visiting triathletes in the past.

  1. Rostrevor Hotel
  2. Plum Tree Club
  3. Paradise Villas
  4. Time Out in the Gap
  5. Infinity Beach Hotel
  6. Coconut Court
  7. Pirate’s Inn
  8. Courtyard Marriott
  9. Pirates Inn
  10. Worthing Court Hotel
  11. Radisson Aquatica Resort
  12. Hilton Hotel

Feel free to contact us for other recommendations.

Registration process:
Non-Resident participants are required to enter online using Race Roster, click here.
Residents can enter via by completing this form – Registration Form, click here.
Your age on 31st December 2019 is your race age.

Entry Deadline:
All entries must be in by Tuesday October 1st, 2019

Registration fees:
Olympic Distance race

Non-Residents (Race Roster):
Early Bird 1 (before June 30) BD$120/US$60;
Early Bird 2 (before Aug 31) BDS$130/US$65;
After August 31 BDS$160/US$80

Residents (Google Form):
Early Bird 1 (before June 30) members -BD$100/US$50, non members BD$120/US$60;
Early Bird 2 (before Aug 31) members -BDS$110/US$55, non members BDS$130/US$65;
After August 31 members – BDS$130/US$65, non members BDS$160/US$80

Sprint Distance:

Non-Residents (Race Roster):
Early Bird 1 (before June 30) BD$110/US$55;
Early Bird 2 (before Aug 31) BDS$120/US$60;
After August 31 BDS$150/US$75

Residents(Google Form):
Early Bird 1 (before June 30) members – BD$90/US$45, non members – BD$110/US$55;
Early Bird 2 (before Aug 31) members -BDS$100/US$50, non members -BDS$120/US$60;
After August 31 members -BDS$120/US$60, non members -BDS$140/US$70

Relay Teams:
Early Bird 1 (before June 30) BDS$120 per team or US$60 per team
Early Bird 2 (before Aug 31) BDS$130 per team or US $65 per team
After August 31 BDS$150 per team US $75 per team

Each entrant will receive a Swim Cap & Race Numbers.

Race Briefing:
The Race Briefing will be held at The Simpson Motors Training Room on Saturday 12th October 2019 (evening before the race) at 4:30PM.

Directions to Race Briefing: Go to Simpson Motors in Warrens, turn in to Simpson Motors by the Used car lot or Chevy showroom off the lollipop roundabout.  It will be the 2nd building on right near the buses parked on grass.

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.

Race Rules:
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.  Time penalty of 2 minutes will be assessed for not attending the briefing.
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.
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).

Past Results from previous National Triathlons:
Male Barbados National Champions
Female Barbados National Champions

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