We welcome you to Chania!
Thank you for choosing to join “Chaniathlon 2019” . Please read carefully the race information and other useful details about this triathlon race.
Chaniathlon take place for third year at the magnificent beach of Agioi Apostoloi. The results are the following
The starting time for all categories is 8.15 am
Swimming: Blue is marked in the map for swimming, includes 750m in triangular order, one round for the sprint distance and two rounds for Olympic. The turns are clockwise (the route may be modified depending on weather conditions), 80m from the sea is the transition area
Cycling (green in the map): The cycling route begins going south from the transition area making a return before the traffic lights of Agioi Apostoloi (SYNKA), a retreat in the change zone, and going to the east until the reversal of the Golden Coast traffic lights and a returns to the transition zone. It includes 4 rounds of 5.6 km for the Sprint distance and 7 rounds for the Olympic distance. Vehicle traffic will be limited to 11:00, we emphasize that the route can not be totally blocked for cars and all the athletes are responsible for their safety in the route.
Running (red in the map) starts from the transition area in the same direction as cycling and returns at the traffic lights of Agioi Apostoloi (ΣYNKA), a distance of 1 km. This route will be repeated 3 times for Sprint athletes and 5 times for Olympic distance athletes.
Athletes will get their numbers and timed chips on the previous day of the match. All athletes will pass through the secretariat on the day of the race from 7.00 am to 7.45 pm for the mark. Also athletes who will not attend the Technical Meeting will have to pick up their numbers early in the morning before 7.30.
The organizing committee has the ultimate responsibility for modifying this program. For any change there will be timely information for athletes. Athletes are required to attend the Technical Meeting before the race and then follow the instructions they will receive.
In Xrisi Akti, Chania, one of the most beautiful beaches in Greece will take place the 3rd Aquathlon race.Running and swimming courses will be offered at this event – including relay and kids races.
- Run: The first running part will be on the beach and it is 1km distance
- Swim: The swim starts and finishes at the Xrisi Akti gulf, it is 750m distance, the course will be one or two loops. The water is clean, clear and warm.
- Run: The second running part will be on mixed sand and ground, the distance is 3000km
Participants in Aquathlon should be at least 15 years old
REGISTRATION INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING FOR EACH ATHLETE:
- commemorative medal to all participants who will finish
AWARDS: For the winners will award handmade prizes and all participants will be given diploma and medal.
- 2003-2004: 100m swim- 500m run
- 2005-2006: 100m swim- 500m run
- 2007-2008: 50m swim, 250m run
- 2009-2010: 50m swim, 250m run
We thank Mobiak S.A. is the Gold Sponsor of Chaniathlon for the second year
The Hotel Zoi Studio offers a discount to the athletes of “Chaniathlon”
For second-year ANEK LINES, BLUE STAR FERRIES support athletes’ transportation
The procedure for ticket discount is the following:
When recording is completed (application and payment), each athlete is entitled to a discount for 2 tickets. Then they should email to firstname.lastname@example.org the names of people who will travel to have the reservation code.