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Please visit http://www.hyderabadtriathlon.com/register/ to register for the event. The fee details of all the thirteen events are available on the same page.

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We have thirteen events catering to beginners as well as professional athletes. Please visit http://www.hyderabadtriathlon.com/race-categories/ for details such as distances, eligibility, cut off time and the registration cost for the various events.

 

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All the events will be held simultaneously on the same day. Therefore, it is not possible for you to participate in more than one event.

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There is no maximum age limit. Visit http://www.hyderabadtriathlon.com/race-categories for minimum age for the events.

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The registration cost covers the following:

  •   Bib Number
  •   Timing chip (not applicable for Novice and Mini events)
  •   T-shirt ( not provided for Mini events)
  •   Food coupon
  •   Cycle bib
  •   Route Map
  •   SAG support along the route.
  •   Timings for each activity in the respective event
  •   Medal (for finishers only)
  •   Certificate (for finishers only)
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Spot registrations are subject to availability of spots in an event. Register at the earliest to reserve your spot. All the events have limited spots and are allotted on a first-come-first-served basis. We may close the registrations for an event if all the spots for the respective event are filled. We request you not to wait till the end and register early to reserve your spot.

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We do not offer any individual discounts. Kindly register at the earliest to avail the promotional rates, which are on offer for a limited period.For group discounts, write to triathlon@ghac.in

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We accept only online registrations at http://www.hyderabadtriathlon.com/register/

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If your registration has been successful, you will immediately receive a confirmation e-mail, with a PDF receipt attachment. If you do not find the mail in your inbox, kindly check all your folders, including Spam folder. If you don’t find the confirmation mail in any of your folders, kindly write to info@hyderabadtriathlon.com with your name, date of registration and event registered for.

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For all registration and payment related queries, kindly contact the Customer Care at help@eventjini.com

 

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Please check all your folders, including the Spam folder. If you don’t find the confirmation mail in any of your folders, kindly write to info@hyderabadtriathlon.com  with your name, date of registration and event registered for.

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Sorry, the registrations are non-refundable and non-transferable.

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The Half Iron Triathlon will start at the ICFAI Business School and end at the Gachibowli Stadium. The remaining events will start and end at the Gachibowli Stadium.

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To be eligible for the finisher’s medal and certificate, you have to finish all the activities one after the other, within the time stipulated for your event.

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We do not have any categories based on age and gender. Participants can choose their events, based on eligibility and fitness levels. For details of eligibility, refer http://www.hyderabadtriathlon.com/race-categories/

 

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Participants aged 5 years onwards can participate, there is no upper limit. Participants below the age of 18 years will need to submit a duly signed parental consent. Event specific eligibility criteria can be found at http://www.hyderabadtriathlon.com/race-categories/

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Participants aged 5 years onwards can participate, there is no upper limit. Participants below the age of 18 years will need to submit a duly signed parental consent. Event specific eligibility criteria can be found at http://www.hyderabadtriathlon.com/race-categories/

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Refer http://www.hyderabadtriathlon.com/event-registration/ for event-wise cut-off times. Participants will not be allowed to continue beyond the cut-off time of the respective event.

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All participants will be timed for individual activities as well as overall timing of the event, including the time taken between the various activities (transit time) of an event.

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All participants will be provided with the time taken by them for each individual activity in their registered event, besides the overall timing which also includes the time taken between the various activities (transit time) of the event.

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Your timing is calculated from the time you start the first activity of your event till the time you finish the last activity of your event. The time taken between the various activities (transit time) of an event is also taken into account in your overall timing. Therefore, it is advisable to complete your event quickly, to improve your overall ranking in the event.

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Yes, your rank in the respective event will be published on the website.

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You can. However, your break time will also be considered in your overall timing, thus affecting your ranking. Therefore, it is advisable to complete your event quickly, to improve your overall ranking in the event.

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If by walk, you meant that you could walk during the run; you can do it

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You will not be eligible for the finisher’s medal and certificate. Your timing will be listed as DNF (Did not finish).

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You will be stopped from continuing the activity beyond the stipulated cut-off time, and listed as DNF (Did not finish). Also, you will not be eligible for the finisher’s medal and certificate.

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The timings will be published on our website, www.hyderabadtriathlon.com, after 11th October, 2017.

 

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All participants will be awarded the medal on the same day, after they finish the event.

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Participants of the Novice and Mini events will be awarded the certificate on the same day, after they finish the event. Finishers of the remaining events can download the e-certificate with the timings on it from the portal, after they are announced. To receive updates, connect with us on Facebook - www.facebook.com/hyderabadtriathlon

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As of now, the team relay event is not planned for this edition of the Hyderabad Triathlon. However, if the demand for relay events is good from schools, colleges, corporates or residential communities, we may consider them at a later stage.

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Aid Stations, along all the routes, will provide water and electrolytes for the participants.

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Medical Aid will be provided at specific Aid Stations, along the routes. In addition, an Ambulance will also be available to handle emergency situations.

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The events will commence from 5.30 a.m. onwards, in a staggered manner. The specific commencement time of events will be announced at a later stage. Please confirm your start time with your respective Event Head, at the time of bib collection.

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Definitely! But, stay alert to the traffic along your route.

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We have a Baggage Counter to hold your belongings. However, we advise you not to leave any valuables in the baggage counter.

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If you have a cycle, you can bring it along. Else, you can opt for the rented cycle at the time of registration.

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Yes, we do provide cycles on rent for the participants of Hyderabad Triathlon at a cost of Rs.250.

The Participants can opt for the cycles at the time of registration.

Please note:  We do not provide geared cycles and we do not provide cycles for top events i.e. 3/4 Iron Triathlon, 1/2 Iron Triathlon and Power Duathlon.

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If you are specifically looking for a geared cycle, you can rent it at your own cost from the following vendors.

  • Bike Affair: Gokul Krishna - gokul@thebikeaffair.com, krish@thebikeaffair.com
  • Pedaller's Point: Neeraj - 096760 00800, pedallerspoint171@yahoo.com
  • Cykul: Kirthi - 8886029585, email id - kirthi@cykul.com
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A limited number of cycles are available for children. Children from outside Hyderabad will be given a higher preference, in case of short supply.

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You can rent a cycle, by opting for it at the time of registration. Alternatively, we can provide you with details of vendors from whom you can rent a cycle of your specifications. The rental expenses will have to be borne by the participant.

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The cycles will be made available only on the day of the event. Our team will help you in making height adjustments to the rented cycle. Alternatively, we can provide you with details of vendors whom you can contact for a cycle the day before. In fact, you can discuss your requirements with the vendors, even before you arrive in Hyderabad. Needless to say, such rental expenses will have to be borne by the participant.

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Participants are expected to report an hour prior to their Event Reporting Time at the Cycle Counter, and present the Cycle Bib. A government issued photo ID (in original) has to be deposited at the Cycle Counter at the time of collecting the cycle, and collected back after returning the cycle. Cycles will not be issued in the absence of the Cycle Bib or an Original Photo ID Card.

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The depth of 50 m swimming pool is 7 ft (Used for 3/4 Iron, Olympic and Sprint Triathlon).

The depth of 25 m swimming pool is 4 to 7 ft (Used for Novice and Mini).

The depth of IBS swimming pool is 4 to 6 ft (Used for 1/2 Iron).

 

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Swimming will be in a swimming pool

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You will not be allowed to continue the event, if you come out of the swimming pool.

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The Route Maps will be posted on our website at a later stage.

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All participants will receive a route map with their registration kit on the Bib Distribution Day. The soft copies of the routes will be uploaded soon on our website and Facebook. To receive regular updates, connect with us on Facebook www.facebook.com/hyderabadtriathlon

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The cycling & running routes may or may not have elevations, depending on the event. For example, the route for the Novice category may be flat, and for the rest of the categories, there may be some elevation.

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We can help you with details about accommodation facilities near the stadium. For any specific event related assistance, kindly contact the respective Event Head. The details are available at http://www.hyderabadtriathlon.com/accomodation/

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There are no prizes. The Hyderabad Triathlon is not envisaged as a competitive event. Our objective is to facilitate participants to push their physical & mental limits and find newer ones.

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The bib distribution details will be posted soon. To receive regular updates, stay connected with us on Facebook - www.facebook.com/hyderabadtriathlon

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You will receive a mail from info@hyderabadtriathlon.com. To avoid missing any event-related communication, kindly add info@hyderabadtriathlon.com to the address list as a safe sender.

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Bibs will not be issued on the day of the event.

*NOTE: All of the above is subject to change without prior notice.