The First Year of
BLACK SWANS TRIATLON PIEŠŤANY 2019
Bearded Brothers Wakesoul, Ratnovská zátoka pri Piešťanoch, Slovak Republic
Sunday, July 7 2019
Black Swans Triclub Piešťany
Chief Judge: Delegated SVK Triathlon Union
Technical Delegates: Delegated SVK Triathlon Union
Race Director and Statutory Representative: Ing. Jana Beňačková
Event Art Director: Mgr. art Marek Jurčiak
Executive Committee Members:
Bc. Lukáš Rusnák, Mgr. art Marek Jurčiak, Ing. Jana Beňačková
Address: Vážska 7, 921 01 Piešťany, SVK
Bearded Brothers Wake Soul Ratnovská zátoka
7.7. 2019 od 7:30 – 9:00
Average air temperature: 24 °C
Average water temperature: 22 °
Race runs under the rules of the Triathlon Union, the Competition Guidelines 2019 and the official race program.
- 1.5 km swimming (Ratnovská Bay, 2 laps)
- 40 km cycling (slightly undulating terrain, 2 laps)
- 10 km run (flat terrain, 2 laps)
SPRINT Triathlon for all
- 0.75 km swimming (Ratnovská Bay, 1 lap)
- 20 km cycling (slightly undulating terrain, 1 lap)
- 5 km run (flat terrain, 1 lap))
Olympic Triathlon (Main Race) - M, Veterans 1, Veterans 2, W, Veterans, Absolute Rank M, W
Sprint triathlon - M, W
Online registration is limited to 200 competitors. Registration on the spot will be available for 20 competitors.
The deadline for online registration is 30.6.2019, 12:00
Note: After closing date for entries, the organizer has the right to decide to take the competitor to the start.
Olympic triathlon "Main race" - login and paid until 30.4. - 35 Eur, until 31.5. - 40 Eur, until 30.6. - 45 Eur, on the spot 55 Eur
Sprint triathlon - login and paid until 30.4. - 30 Eur, until 30.5. - 35 Eur, until 30.6. - 40 Euros, 45 Euros on the spot
Swim Loop* - 3 Eur (on site registration) *The organizer reserves the right to cancel the race if the number of starters is low.
The non-registered competitors will be charged + 2 euros for the entry fee for a single license. Entry fee is not refundable. However, it can be moved to another competitor.
Note. When paying the entry fee after June 30, 2019, the rider is not entitled to a headband (functional buff with the Black Swans logo).
Note. Your application will not be valid until the entry fee is credited to your account.
Each competitor will receive:
- participation medal
- chip to measure time
- numbers on bike, helmet and run
- silicon swimming cap
- bicycle, helmet number and run number
- snack and water on the track
- a meal ticket and a drink
- a raffle ticket
- medical assistance
- the first 150 competitors will receive a functional buff with the Black Swans logo, (in case of
entry fee up to 30/06/2019)
1. The organizer has the right to limit the number of competitors.
2. The cycling track will not be closed. Traffic on it will be limited, dangerous places across the line will be secured by police and organizers. However, competitors are obliged to follow the rules of the road.
3. All competitors start at their own risk.
7:30 – 8:30 Registration of Swim Loop racers
9:00 START: Swim Loop
9:30 Announcement of Swim Loop results
7:30 – 9:00 Registration of racers - Olympic and Sprint Triathlon
9:00 – 9:40 Storing things in the Transition Area
9:40 – 9:50 Explanation of the race course
9:50 – 9:58 Swim warm-up
10:00 START: Olympic Triathlon and Sprint Triathlon
14:00 Announcement of Olympic and Sprint results
The financial pricing is subject to tax under applicable law.
Main Event Prize Money (Olympic Triathlon) by overall rank:
Men (prize money)
1. Place 250 Eur
2. Place 200 Eur
3. Place 150 Eur
4. Place 100 Eur
5. Place 50 Eur
Women (prize money)
1. Place 150 Eur
2. Place 100 Eur
3. Place 50 Eur
In all categories of Triathlon Sprint and Olympic Triathlon, the first 3 racers will receive also nice material prizes.
Camping Bearded Brothers Wake Soul, Ratnovská zátoka
Camping Pullman, Hotel in Banka and Piešťany
Discounted price for accommodation when booked until May 30, 2019 under the slogan "Swans triathlon" in camping Bearded Brothers Wake Soul, Wake Soul, Ratnovská zátoka.
Tel.: +421 917 805 243
Official race rules
Upon completion of the registration and online registration, each competitor accepts the official organizer rules and the Slovak Triathlon Union and adheres to these rules. By signing up, the contestants declare that they are competing on their own responsibility and have a suitable health condition and sufficient preparation for the competition. Registration is mandatory for each competitor before the start of the start. Competitors who do not claim to start will be disqualified.
Drafting is permitted while riding a bicycle.
Competitors can only remove their helmets after placing their bikes back in their designated Transition Area.
The use of mobile phones, music players or other music devices with headphones is not permitted during the competition! Using any of these devices will result in immediate disqualification!
The cycling and running track will be monitored by the organizer in order to comply with the rules of the road, not to jeopardize the safety of other competitors, or not to shorten the track in any section.
Personal belongings and valuables
Each competitor receives a bag for his personal belongings while registering. If a competitor
needs to store personal belongings and valuables, put them in a bag.
In return, personal items will only be issued based on the competitor's start number.
Things can be saved on race day at 7:30 - 9:40.
Changing rooms will be available throughout the race.
Toilets and showers
There are public toilets and showers in the Ratnovská Bay area, and the organizers will also
provide portable toilets by the depot and on the race track.
Parking (picture opens in pop-up)