“Tripop 2015″ – Triathlon event in Puerto Plata, October 18th
PUERTO PLATA With the support of Riviera Blue, of the Association of Hotels and the Golf Club of Playa Dorada, with the support of the authorities of the province, Puerto Plata Swimming Triathlon Club will hold the first “Tripop 2015″ in the Sprint Triathlon modalities and Olympic Triathlon Competition Open Water Swim at distances of 250mts, 750mts, 1.500mts and 3kms.
This sporting event will take place at the Playa Dorada tourist project on Sunday, October 18th, starting at 7:00 am, in the area of Riviera Beach resort, where the transition will be located, the swim will take place in Open Water and the finish line will be installed for hosting triathletes. From 12 pm there will be held the award ceremony of the winners.
The details were provided by the directive of Puerto Plata Swimming Club, who explained further that career path within the complex is Playa Dorada. Cycling will be held in the stretch of road General Gregorio Luperon, between the institution Youth Integration to the vicinity of the Costa Dorada resort.
They also disclosed that Sprint Triathlon Relay may settle for two or three people and both this and Sprint individual categories are Youth, Junior, U23, Superior, Master A, Master B and Master C. While the categories Triatlón Distancias Olímpica y Relevo Olímpica Elite, will be divided into U23, Superior, Masters A, Masters B, Masters C, open and mixed gender modalities.
Puerto Plata Swimming Club reported that for Open Water the lines will be segmented into Pre Children, Children (over distances up to 750mts), Youth, Senior, Masters A, Masters B, Masters C
Both Individual Triathlon division, as for Open Water swimming shall be divided by age in male and female genders.
The measurement of time in the Triathlon competition will be accumulated and timing of each section partial competition will be provided by the system TIMINGCO chips and endorsed by the referee.
Source: Puerto Plata Digital
Sep 22, 2015
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