Uralsk for the first time will take the republican championship in triathlon!

6 August 2019

On August 10-11, Uralsk will host two-day republican triathlon competitions!

On the first day, Elite athletes will determine the winner of the third stage of the National Triathlon Cup. Athletes of categories U17, U19 and U23 will compete in the framework of the Triathlon Championship of the Republic of Kazakhstan. On the second day Age Group athletes will perform.

National Triathlon Championship and Cup - Republican triathlon competitions among professional athletes held under the auspices of the Kazakhstan Triathlon Federation.

Competitions are held with the support of the Sovereign Wealth Fund Samruk-Kazyna JSC, the Committee for Sports and Physical Culture of the Ministry of Culture and Sports of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the National Olympic Committee of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the Akimat of the Mangistau Region, the Akimat of Aktau city and BI Group.

Organizers of the competition: Department of Sports and Physical Culture of the Mangystau Region, Kazakhstan Triathlon Federation.

Informational support: Committee for Sports and Physical Culture of the Ministry of Sports and Culture of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Vesti.kz, WE Project Media.

The objectives of the competition are:

- promotion of a healthy lifestyle and the formation of positive attitudes;

- involvement of the population in triathlon;

- development and popularization of triathlon in the Republic of Kazakhstan;

- improving the level of skill and qualification of Kazakhstani professional athletes, coaches and technical delegates;

- development of youth sports;

- identification of the strongest athletes.

As part of the competition, professional athletes will compete in several disciplines and distances:

1) Elite (18-23 years), discipline - triathlon, distance - “super-sprint” (300 m swim, 8 km bike, 2 km run).

2) U23 (18-23 years), discipline - triathlon, distance - “super-sprint” (300 m swim, 8 km bike, 2 km run).

3) U19 (17-19 years), discipline - triathlon, distance - “super-sprint” (300 m swim, 8 km bike, 2 km run).

4) U17 (15-17 years), discipline - triathlon, distance - “sprint” (750 m swim, 20 km bike, 5 km run).

Up to 100 athletes from different regions of the republic are expected to attend.

The IX stage of the TEMIRADAM Cup is the national triathlon tournament among Age Group athletes, held in order to popularize and develop the triathlon among the population.

The race of amateur athletes at the "sprint" distance will consist of three stages: 750 m swim + 20 km bike + 5 km run.

Up to 70 amateur athletes are expected to attend.

Competition schedule

Date

Time

Action

August, 10

09.00

U17 Men’s Start

09.05

U17 Women’s Start

11.00

U17 Medal Ceremony

11.30

Elite, U23, U19 athletes’ Start

13.00

Elite, U23, U19 Medal Ceremony

August, 11

11.30

Age Groupers’ Start

14.00

Age Group Medal Ceremony

Reference Information

Triathlon is multisports race, consisting of continuous successive passage by its participants of three stages: swimming, cycling and running, each of which comes from an independent cyclic sport. At the international level, the triathlon and its related modifications to multisport racing are regulated by the International Triathlon Union (ITU), which unites 123 national federations of the world.

TEMIRADAM Triathlon Cup is a stage of the national triathlon tournament among amateur athletes, held to develop and popularize the triathlon among the population.

Contact Information

Kazakhstan Triathlon Federation

010000, Nur-Sultan, Esil district, Kabanbay batyr avenue, 53, office 208

Official web page: www.triathlon.org.kz

info@triathlon.org.kz

media@triathlon.org.kz

+7 777 306 77 11