Sunday, 18th August 2013
8am start – first wave Pros
Mercure Capricorn Resort, Yeppoon QLD Australia
Entries will open on October 1, 2012 and will remain so until filled or July 18th, 2013, whichever comes sooner.
5pm AEST July 18, 2013, or when the field limit is reached
Once the field has reached its limit, a waiting list will be activated
Distances and cut off times:
Swim – 1.9km – 1:15 after your wave start in the swim
Bike – 90km – 5:00 after your original wave start
Run – 21.1km – 7:30 after your wave start
There may be intermediate cut offs dependant on authorities’ requirements in relation to the bike course.
Kit bag, helmet number, race bibs, bike number, security wristband, swim cap and sponsors contributions
Appropriate nutrition and hydration at aid stations on the bike and run legs
Ice cream and fruit salad post race
Post race BBQ
Lucky draw prizes
Timing chip and live results
Insurance and sanctioning from Triathlon QLD
A safe and secure course
Trophies are awarded to podium place getters in both professional and age group categories plus 1st place winners in each team division
There is no need to qualify to compete in a Ironman 70.3 race; however, due to the distances of the race we STRONGLY urge and recommend you have medical check by your personal doctor, to ensure your are physically fit – see our entry waiver within the entry form for more details.
All entrants must be 18 years of age on race day.
Event day age groups:
The Ironman World Championship, Ironman World Championship 70.3 and all qualifying events have implemented a common rule: all age group athletes must compete in the five-year age group division corresponding to the athlete’s age on December 31 of the year of the event.
World Championships qualifying spots:
There are 25 spots available. See the World Championship qualification tab for further info.
Capilano Honey Shotz provides the event nutrition. This will be supplied in your kit bag (for more info click here)
At aid stations, jelly lollies will also be available
Endura Rehydration Lemon Lime flavour will be available on course.
Water and flat coke will also be available on aid stations.
For anything bike related we suggest you speak to the local bike shop, who provide the bike mechanic services for the race:
Tuckers Cycle Inn
1800 882 537
Travel and accommodation:
The official hotel for the event is Mercure Capricorn Resort which is also the venue for the race.
X-Tri recommends you speak to our travel partner, who has event specials and athlete room rates:
1800 22 50 22
Click here to register as a volunteer
Specific competitor information:
A comprehensive competitor information booklet will be released 4-6 weeks prior to the event date.
Changes to entry:
You can make any alterations yourself by logging back into Active.com; however, should you have problems email email@example.com with your full name, registration number and required changes.
Timing band return:
Timing bands and chips must be returned to race headquarters in the event of withdrawal from the event and at the completion of the race. A $150 AUD replacement fee will be imposed on any athlete who does not return his/her timing band by 4pm on race day.