Major chief: Delegated by the Triathlon Union SVK
Technical Delegates: Delegated by the SVK Triathlon Union
Race Director: Ing. Jana Beňačková
Members of the Executive Committee: Mgr.art. Marek Jurčiak, Bc. Lukáš Rusnák
It complies with the rules of TÚ SVK, competition guideline 2020 and the official competition program.
Official race rules
After completing the online registration, each competitor accepts the official rules of the organizers and the Slovak Triathlon Union and adheres to these rules. With the registration, the competitors declare that they start the race under their own responsibility and have an appropriate health condition and sufficient preparation for the competition.
If a competitor needs to keep personal valuables, he will ask for a bag in the registration stand. He puts his personal belongings in the bag, hand it over to the registration and will be sealed with the organizer throughout the race. In retrospect personal items will only be issued based on the competitor's starting number. Things can be stored on the day of the race on Saturday 9: 00-9: 30, Sunday 8: 00-8: 30.
Competitors not registered in TÚ SVK will be charged + 2 euros for one-time license when registering on the spot.
The organizer does not refund the entry fee, however, it allows to rewrite the entry fee to another competitor for an administrative fee of 10 €.
The organizer has the right to limit the number of competitors.
Prizes for winners
All competitors who will be placed on 1.-3. places will be rewarded with a medal for the winner.
- chip for timing
- start number
- swimming cap
- number for bike and helmet
- refreshments on the track
- finisher t-shirt
- finisher medal
- medical assistance
2 circuits = 1.9km
Average water temperature 22-23 ° C
Starts in waves: 9:00 women + relay
Referees and rescuers will be in kayaks and on paddleboards.
During swimming the buoy is always on the left hand.
The competitor is obliged to use the swimming cap which is part of the starting pack.
Depending on the water temperature, the Referees may allow the use of swimming neoprene.
Time limit: 1:10 h from start, to 10:10. Competitors who have not arrived within the time limit will be
Disqualified (DSQ) may continue to race at their own risk!
3 circuits = 89km (0.9 + 3x29 + 0.9)
The cycling track will not be closed.
Traffic on it will be limited, dangerous places along the route will be secured by police
However, competitors are obliged to observe the rules of the road.
Drafting is prohibited. Violations of this rule will be penalized. Referees on motorcycles will oversee the rules.
Refreshments in each circuit (15km, 44km, 73km) bananas, water bottles and isotonic drink.
The penalty box will be placed at the exit from the depot between the cycling and the running section.
Time limit: 5: 15h from start, to 14:15. Competitors who have not arrived within the time limit will be
Disqualified (DSQ) can continue the race at their own risk!
4 circuits = 20km
2 refreshment stations 2.5km, 5km, 7.5km, 10km, 12.5km, 15km, 17.5km water, coca-cola,
isotonic drink, bananas, oranges, gels, bars, salt.
Expected average air temperature of 25 ° C.
Time limit: 7:30 am from start to 4:30 pm Competitors who have not arrived within the time limit will be Disqualified (DSQ) can continue to race at their own risk!
SPRINT / OLYMPIC
Swim 750 m / 1500 m
The beginning and the end of the swimming circuit is located in the Wake Soul area in Ratnovská bay near town Piešťany. The swimming track is marked with yellow buoys. During swimming has to be the buoy always on your left hand. The competitor is obliged to use the swimming cap which is part of the starting package. Depending on the water temperature, the Referees may allow the use of swimming neoprene.
Bike 20 km / 40 km
The cycling track will not be closed. Traffic on it will be limited, dangerous places along the route will be secured by police and organizers. However, competitors are obliged to observe the rules and traffic on the road.
The track is a good quality asphalt road. The elevation of 1 circuit is 100m. The competitor is obliged to have a cycling helmet and must have a clearly visible starting number on the back part of the race. Behind the village of Jalšové there will be a turn in sufficient visible distance with regulated traffic.
Run 5 km / 10 km
It runs on asphalt and low curb walkways. The start number must be clearly visible to the competitor on the front of the body from leaving the depot until the finish. There will be two refreshment stations on the track.
The penalty box will be located at the beginning of the running track.
AQUABIKE Swim 1,9 kmThe competitor is obliged to use the swimming cap, which is part of the starting package.Referees and rescuers will be in kayaks and on paddleboards.Swimming is counter-clockwise so that the buoy is always on the left hand Bike 60 kmThe cycling track will not be closed.Traffic on it will be limited, dangerous places along the route will be secured by police and organizers.However, competitors are obliged to observe the rules and traffic on the road.Drafting is prohibited. Breaking of this rule will be penalized.Judges on motorcycles will oversee the rules.Snacks in each circuit (15km, 44km) bananas, water bottles and isotonic drink.The penalty box will be placed at the exit from the depot between the cycling and the running section.From the depot racer runs straight into the finish.
If you want to join the Black Swans Club, download the registration form on blackswans.sk webpage and send it to firstname.lastname@example.org
As a member you get:
25% discount on private lessons with qualified swimming technique trainers
Discount on club clothes
Joint training / training camps
Triathlon education (equipment, training, nutrition, etc.)
40% off the BLACK SWANS Triathlon race
|Event End Date||05.07.2020|
|Cut off date||03.05.2020 8:00|
|Location||Black Swans triatlon|