Registration and entry fees
Pre-registration for Pom’bel IRONKIDS Otepää is open online on www.trismile.ee until June 9th 2020. Athlete will receive race number with his/her name on it if registering before May 31st 2020. Onsite registration, re-registration (10 EUR) and race package delivery will take place in race center according to the schedule.
Parent/guardian must agree with terms and conditions during registration. It’s not allowed to give your race package to someone else. The organizer has the right to not register the athlete if it’s appropriate. If the race is cancelled due to force majeure, entry fees won’t be refunded.
Pom’bel IRONKIDS Otepää entry fee includes:
- Professional organization
- Finisher T-shirt
- Swim cap (for triahtlon participants)
- Finisher certificate (electronic)
Pom’bel IRONKIDS Otepää
1st START (0,15+4+1)
2nd and 3rd START
Athletes are registered to the event when the entry fee is paid. Entry fee is calculated according to payment date (not registration date).
During registration parent/guardian confirms that he/she is responsible for his/her child’s health condition and agrees that the organizer is not responsible for any health issue and damage/disappearance of personal belongings.
For the 1st start ITU rules (available here) and main rules for athletes (available here) apply. Athlete will accept these rules by registering to the event. Estonian traffic rules apply for race course.
Pom’bel IRONKIDS Otepää race briefings take place in start area 10 minutes before respective start.
Drafting is allowed (1st start).
NB! Bikes will be checked while checking in. Bikes have the following requirements:
Technical officials of the race
Estonian Triathlon Association and NGO Sportlik Eesti
Protests will be reviewed by Competition Jury – representative from Estonian Triathlon Association, race organizer and head referee. Names of the Competition Jury will be announced on race day.
Protests concerning another athlete or equipment must be made to the head referee no later than 15 minutes after the last athlete finished the competition. Protests concerning the results can be made to the head referee within 24 h after publishing unofficial results. Protest fee is 50 EUR which will be refunded if the protest is successful.
Start area is on the beach of the Pühajärve Spa & Holiday Resort. Pom’bel Ironkids Otepää triathlon has rolling start, race time starts as soon as the athlete crosses the timing mat.
Swimming takes place in lake Pühajärve, water temperature is about 20°C. Wetsuit is recommended but swimming in wetsuit is forbidden if the water temperature is 22,0°C or higher 1h before the start.
Athletes must swim 1 lap of 150 m. It’s mandatory to wear swim cap (provided by organizer) during swim.
Bike course (1st start) is out-and-back on the route of Pühajärve – Sihva - Pühajärve. Drafting is allowed.
Run course is in Pühajärve beach park on asphalt and gravel roads.
Transition Area is on the tennis courts of Pühajärve Spa & Holiday Resort. You need to have your race number with you to get access to Transition Area. Only athletes, officials and race organizers are allowed to Transition Area.
NB! Only athlete can check-in his/her race gear, nobody else are not allowed to Transition Area. Please take your time to familiarize yourself with Transition Area (entry, exit, flow, key areas etc).
Security of Transition Area
Transition Area is fenced. Athlete must check-out according to the race schedule. All the equipment that is not checked out, will be taken to info booth. Organizers and officials will look after your bike during the race.
There are no aid stations on the course. There are water and isotonic drinks available in finish area.
Timing chips are included in athletes’ race package and they will be collected after the race. If the chip is lost, the athlete must refund it (70 EUR). There are many timing points on the race course to provide swim, bike and run splits.
NB! There is no timing in 2nd and 3rd start!
Pom’bel IRONKIDS Otepää participants total limit is 350.
There are awards for top three of each age group (1st start). It’s mandatory to take part in award ceremony to receive the award. If athlete can’t take part in award ceremony, his/her coach or representative may take the award. Awards won’t be delivered afterwards.
There’s medical aid available in the race center during the race. Water safety team will be present during the swim.
Lost and found
All found items will be taken to info booth. After the race you can send your queries to firstname.lastname@example.org. Organizer will keep the lost and found items for 7 days after the race.
Parking and traffic on race day
It’s mandatory to follow the instructions of police, officials and traffic controllers while parking and during the race.
Race organizer has the right to change the race manual. All these changes will be announced on event’s website.