2007 Jinzhou ITU Asian Triathlon Continental Cup

Event and Contact Information
Name of Event Date Venue Name of contact Telephone Fax Email Web site Mail Address 2007 Jinzhou ITU Asian Continental Cup Triathlon July 22, 2007 Jinzhou City, Liaoning Province, P.R. China Ms. Jin Wen 86-10-68826378 86-10-68862596 triathlon@ctsa.org.cn www.triathlon.org (ITU Website) & http://triathlon.sport.org.cn/en/ No.15, Laoshan West Street, Shijingshan District, Beijing 100049, P.R.China

Event details
Entry fee Entry Deadline Prize money Distances Categories non for overseas Elite athletes July.13, 2007 USD 15,000 & RMB 50,000 (See attached for breakdown)  Standard Distance 51.5km (Swim 1.5km, Bike 40km, Run 10km)  Sprint Distance 25.75km (Swim 0.75km, Bike 20km, Run 5km)  Fun Tri Distance about 7.2km (Swim 200m, Bike 5km, Run 2km)  Elite Men/Women  Junior Sprint Men/Women  Age Groups (Standard Distance & Sprint Distance)  Fun Tri Groups (See attached for details) Beach running start Sheltered sea bathing place, 2 laps Predicted Water Temperature about 25℃ Almost Flat, asphalt road, 8 laps Flat, asphalt road, 2 laps

Start Mechanism Swim Conditions Cycle Course Run Course

Travel and accommodations
Closest airport Local transportation Shenyang Airport (to transfer from Beijing or Shanghai) Will be provided

Name and contact details Bijia Mountain Villa of the host hotel Tel: 86-(0)416-3584560 Address: Jinzhou Economy and Technology Development Zone, Jinzhou Rooms: Single 480RMB/night, Twin 360RMB/night, Luxury Twin 480RMB/night

Meals: 50-100RMB per person per day (1USD = 7.6RMB)

Event Schedule (Provisional)
DATE/ACTIVITY   Friday, July 20th Registration & Packet Pick Up 09:00 to 17:00 Bijia Mountain Villa TIME   PLACE  

Saturday, July 21st Registration & Packet Pick Up Equipments Check Race Briefing (language: English)   Sunday, July 22nd Elite Men - Start Elite Women - Start Junior Sprint Men - Start Junior Sprint Women - Start Sprint Distance Age Groups - Start Standard Distance Age Groups - Start Fun Tri - Start Awards Ceremony   Monday, July 23rd Departure   All day   08:30 10:45 13:00 13:02 13:04 13:30 15:30 19:00   Race Course Race Course Race Course Race Course Race Course Race Course Race Course TBA   09:00 to 17:00 09:30 to 11:00 16:00 to 17:00 Bijia Mountain Villa Bijia Mountain Villa Bijia Mountain Villa



Categories and Prizes
(All age as on December 31, 2007) 1. Prize Money Breakdown for Elite Men/Women: (as to ITU Rule) Total: 15,000 USD, top 10. (Unit: USD) Ranking 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Percentage 30% 25% 18% 15% 12% 7% 6% Men 1875 1500 1125 750 600 525 450 Women 1875 1500 1125 750 600 525 450

8 4% 300 300

9 3% 225 225

10 2% 150 150

2. Prize Money will be provided for Junior Sprint Men/Women, Age Groups. Prizes will be provided for Fun Tri Groups. Details will be informed soon.

Additional Regulations
1. Athletes will be required to sign the ITU Athletes Agreement, as a precondition for entering the race. 2. TIME LIMITS: Swim Standard Distance Sprint Distance Fun Tri Distance 45min. 25min. 15min. Swim + Bike 2hr.20min. 1hr.15min. 45min. Overall 3hr.30min. 1hr.45min. 1hr.

3. EQUIPMENTS: The equipments of competitors (Bicycle, helmet, uniform etc.) must abide by ITU Rules and Regulations. Mountain bikes will be allowed for Age Groups provided that the bikes are coincident with safety regulations.