SUPER SPORTS AQUATHLON SERIES 2017/18
28 Oct 2017   |   27 Jan 2018   |   14 April 2018
Jr. Super Sprint, Super Sprint, Sprint, Olympic
7am Start, Sofitel The Palm, Dubai, UAE

Join us for an action-packed SWIM and RUN race that starts in the clean calm waters of the pristine beach of the Sofitel The Palm hotel, followed by a run on The Boardwalk which borders the sea from Palm Jumeirah. Great for first timers, from novices to advanced athletes, all ages and abilities. Relay teams welcome too!

Distances including Junior Super Sprint for U12 years, Super Sprint for 13  years and over, Sprint and Olympic with discount for family entries of 3 or more and special corporate rates for groups of 10 or more entries.

EVENT HASHTAGS:
#SuperSportsEvents #aquathlon #aquathon #DubaiFitness #swimrun #DubaiSportsCouncil

WATCH VIDEO CLIPS OF THE RACE

Super Sports Aquathlon Series Opener takes place in Palm Jumeirah
Super Sports Season Closing Aquathlon on Palm Jumeirah
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RACE INFORMATION & BRIEFING – TBC
COURSE MAP – TBC
SWIM COURSE MAP – TBC

DATES:
RACE 1 – Saturday, 28 October 2017 – NO WETSUITS
RACE 2 – Saturday, 27 January 2018 – WETSUITS ALLOWED
RACE 3 – Saturday, 14 April 2018 – NO WETSUITS

VENUE
Sofitel The Palm Hotel, Dubai, UAE
Directions – CLICK HERE

RESULTS: CLICK HERE

ENTRY PROCEDURE: CLICK HERE

 ENTRY FEE:

  • Adults (19yrs & over):       AED225/-
  • Juniors (18yrs & under):  AED175/-
  • Relay:                                   AED150/-
  • Discounts are offered for families consisting of parents and children.
  • Any participants cancelling their participation after the closing date or who is a “no-show” on the day of the race will not receive a refund.
  • In the unfortunate event of the race having to have to be cancelled due to weather or venue issues, the credit / refund policy of online entries through online entry providers will apply or you can have your entry carried over to any other Super Sports organised race.

  ENTRY FEE INCLUDES:

  • Electronic Timing
  • T-shirt
  • Swim Cap
  • Finishers Medal
  • Downloadable Certificate
  • Results through Facebook & Website
  • Fruits and Refreshments

 ENTRIES CLOSE:
On the Tuesday before the respective race date.

AGE GROUPS & DISTANCES:

  • Age Groups are calculated as per your age on 01 OCTOBER 2017
  • Male and Female categories for all age groups
  • JUNIOR SUPER SPRINT – 200m swim, 1.25km run
    • under 13 years, Relay
  • SUPER SPRINT- 375m swim, 2.5km run
    • under 19 years , 19 years & Over, Relay: All ages
  • SPRINT – 750m swim, 5km run
    • under 19 years , 19 to 39 years, 40 to 49 years, 50 years & over, Relay: All ages
  • OLYMPIC – 1.5km swim, 10km run
    • under 19 years , 19 to 39 years, 40 to 49 years, 50 years & over, Relay: All ages

 RACE DAY PROGRAMME:

  • NO LATE ENTRIES WILL BE ACCEPTED
  • BE CHECKED IN AT LEAST 30 MIN PRIOR TO THE START OF YOUR FIRST RACE

Individual Races:
06h00 : Race Check In
06h45 : Race Briefing
07h00 : Start – Super Sprint
07h05 : Start – Junior Super Sprint
07h15 : Start – Sprint & Olympic

Prize Giving:
08h30: Super Sprint
09h00: Sprint
09h30: Olympic

RACE NUMBERS:
Race Numbers will be supplied on the morning of the race at Race Check in, as well as BODY MARKED on your arm.

WATER:

  • These will be supplied by the organisers and feature at 2 stations on the Run course as well as at the finish line.
  • Participants may bring their own beverages as long as they are consumed within the transition area.

RELAYS:

  • Relay teams consist of 1 runner and 1 swimmer and may be comprised of boys / girls / males / females.
    Teams participating in the race must enter as individuals in order to receive your race number.
  • All relay team members must ensure that they are all the correct age for the respective event or final results will be according to eldest person’s age category.
  • The runner must ‘tag’ the swimmer at the start of the transition area or else face possible disqualification.

END-OF-RACE PROCEDURES:

  • When crossing the finish line, keep moving through the finish schute.
  • Return your race number and timing chip to designated marshal or collection box.
  • Prize Giving will follow as soon as possible once all athletes are finished.

PRIZE GIVING:

  • The presentation will take place as soon as possible after the last competitor is in from the respective race category.
  • Full results will be on the Super Sports website as soon as possible.
  • Finisher’s medals will be awarded to all who finish each race.
  • Medals for 1st, 2nd and 3rd places per Age Group, will be awarded per race.

RACE DIRECTOR
Warren van der Merwe

Super Sports Events
Email: events@supersportsuae.com
Phone: +971 50 164 6967
Website: www.supersportsuae.com