THE BARAMBAH ORGANICS HELL OF THE WEST

PRE-EVENT INFORMATION

All our events are governed by Triathlon Australia Policy and Rules. Full details can be accessed here:
Triathlon Australia Race Competition Rules

Competitor Categories 

The competitor categories are as follows:

  • Open/Elite - must hold a pro licence or gain consent from race organisers (be able to prove comparable times to pro triathletes)
  • Age Group - 18-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80-84, 85+
  • Teams: Male, Female, Masters 40+ and Mixed
  • Clydesdales 90+kg  & Athenas 70+kg (weigh in required at registration)
  • Minimum age for individuals – 18 years (see terms and conditions for full details)
  • Age at 31 December 2019
  • Pricing and withdrawal details please go to the pricing page.

RACE REGISTRATION

Individuals/Teams

Please ensure electronic version or card of TA membership available at event registration if required.

Teams

Each team member MUST complete online registration information. If team information online is incomplete, relevant members MUST present at registration to complete the entry before race kit is released.

Timings

Friday 7 Feb

  • 3.00-6.00pm Race registration at 'The Sundial Goondiwindi Events Centre'

Saturday 8 Feb

  • 2.00pm Race registration at 'The Sundial Goondiwindi Events Centre
  • 5.30pm COMPULSORY HOTW RACE BRIEFING in the Town Park

ON EVENT DAY

Bikes

  • Bike racking is event day only. Transition opens at 3.30am Sunday morning
  • Please check the event schedule for transition opening and race start times

SWIM LEG

  • This swim leg is a non-wetsuit swim due to water temperatures
  • Wave starts will commence from approximately 5.00am (times to be finalised closer to the event)

CYCLE LEG

  • Out and back course
  • Full aid station at 40km turnaround and water station at 60km

RUN LEG

  • Three loop course
  • Aid stations approximately every 1.5km, containing water, ice, coke and sports hydration

CUT OFF TIMES

The below times will apply and competitors will only be allowed to continue if the relevant doctor/official believes he/she can complete course without injury or disruption to race proceedings:

  • Swim - 1.15 hour
  • Cycle - 3.5 hours
  • Run - 2.5hrs

PRESENTATION AND PRIZES

  • Prizes will be presented at presentations at approximately noon on race day
  • Prize money will not be posted or collected by proxy
  • Random prize draws will be available at presentations be sure to put your race bib in the random prize draw bin at podium tent
  • Further information on prizes go to Awards page

AFTER PARTY

Join the Goondiwindi Triathlon Club for a HELL of a post race party at O’Sheas Royal Hotel