Race Details 2017


NOTE:  This is a draft schedule, subject to change. 


You must be registered to be on the race course. 
  

2017 Paradise Triathlon Weekend Schedule

 Saturday, August 26, 2017

Start                                       End                                     Event                                    Location          

8:15

8:45

Kids Duathlon Check-In

Body Quest – parking lot

9:00

11:00

Kids Duathlon

Body Quest – Town Hall – Octagon Pond

11:00

12:30

Kids BBQ

Body Quest parking lot

11:00 a.m.

1:00 p.m. 

Race Kit Pick-up

Body Quest

 5:00 p.m

 

Athlete briefing/Race kit
Pick-up/Pasta Dinner

 Wellness Room Paradise Arena

 

Sunday, August 27, 2017  

Start                                                  End                                          Event                                         Location          


 



6:30 a.m.

7:00 a.m.

Transition Opens/ Body Marking

Paradise Town Hall

7:45 a.m.

 

All Athletes Pond Side

Octagon Pond

8:00 a.m.

 

Triathlon Starts Olympic

Triathlon Starts Sprint

Octagon Pond

Octagon Pond

 

   
 8:45 am

Swim Course Closes     


 11:00 am

 Bike Course Closes

 
 

 

12:00 pm
   

Run Course Closes

~ 11:30/12:00 pm

 1:00 pm

Athlete and Volunteer Reception

Town Hall(Paradise Community Centre in inclement weather)

~ 11:30/12:00 pm

 

Awards Presentation

Town Hall(Paradise Community Centre in inclement weather)


 1:00 pm

Transition Area Closes

Paradise Town Hall

Body Quest Inc -1655 Topsail Road, Paradise, NL

Paradise Town Hall - 28 McNamara Drive Paradise, NL

Paradise Youth and Community Center - 68 McNamara Dr, Paradise NL

 
LOCATION & PARKING
  
Location:
The 2017 Paradise Triathlon will take place in and around Octagon Pond on Topsail Road in the Town of Paradise, Newfoundland. 
 
Family and Friends:
We have a spectator friendly transition area, where you can watch the athletes' comings and goings and finish of course.
For our younger children we do provide a children's play area.
 
SWIM ROUTE VIEWING: One of the better spots to see the swim race portion unfold is on the trail on Octagon Pond along Topsail Road. 
 
 
Parking:
ACAN or Paradise Arena.  Please do not park on McNamara drive
  
RACE SCHEDULE
  
Race kit pick-up:
Body Quest, Paradise, 11:00am - 1:00 pm
Wellness Room Pasta Dinner 5:00pm
 
Emergency Medical Plan:
In the case of a medical emergency the phrase "No Duff, No Duff, No Duff" will be called out on the race radio, in which all race directors, the ROVERS search and rescue, as well as key volunteers will be instructed to halt all race operations. The person who initiates the "No Duff" call will contact 911 for an appropriate emergency response.

Notes:

1. To ensure an accurate finishing time, race numbers must be visible on the front of the athlete.

2. You will need footwear for the run from swim to transition.

Medals:

Medals will be awarded to the top male and female athletes in the Sprint & Olympic distances for the top three in each age-group. Medals will be awarded at the race reception following the race.
Age Groups:
  • under 20
  • 20-24
  • 25-29
  • 30-34
  • 35-39
  • 40-44
  • 45-49
  • 50-54
  • 55-59
  • 60+ 

 Draw Prizes:

Several exciting draw prizes from Body Quest will be drawn for at the race reception.
 
Race Reception:
Paradise Community Center, following the race.
 
Results: 
It is the race organizers intentions to release unofficial finish times and placings on race site as soon as they become available to us. Detailed official race results will be released as soon as possible by the official race timer.