Lusus: Cycling Events
Lusus: Cycling Events

REDHUB TRIATHLON MTB AND ROAD

Location: Cradle Moon Lakeside Lodge

Date: 28 October 2018

Details

REDHUB EVENT #6 28 October 2018

Redhub 2018 series for Triathletes:

Sixth EVENT ON 28 October 2018, Redhub#6, event 6 of 6 for 2018.

Key points for the event and series:

· JOIN US FOR EVENT 6 ON 28 October 2018.

· Redhub will host the event at Cradle Moon Lodge as always, catering for Road Triathletes, Cross Triathletes and Duathletes. Both road and MTB Triathletes will have standard distances or Sprint distances, A total of 6 options on the day.

· NOTE: The format will be a challenge for the experienced Duathlete, but is aimed to draw more beginners into the world of multisport. For the Duathlon entry fees will be R325. The Duathlon format will be 4/40/5 km for road athletes and 4/25/5 km for MTB athletes. In addition, a category for junior athletes will be added for Duathletes. .

· The point system is in place after event 1. Series standings will be published on Spectrum Sport website. Points are awarded to the first 5 finishers in each category, and series trophies (and more) at the end of the season, for category achievers. All competitive athletes should watch this space and take part! The series comprises of 6 events. Competitors score points in 4 events. WITH 1 EVENTS TO GO, athletes who missed out on previous events are still very much in the running! Best 4 finishes for each competitor is used for final calculations at the end of the year.

· Entry fees will be R395 for the standard road, longer cross triathlon and R295 for the sprint REDHUB EVENT #6 28 October 2018

Redhub 2018 series for Triathletes:

Sixth EVENT ON 28 October 2018, Redhub#6, event 6 of 6 for 2018.

Key points for the event and series:

· JOIN US FOR EVENT 6 ON 28 October 2018.

· Redhub will host the event at Cradle Moon Lodge as always, catering for Road Triathletes, Cross Triathletes and Duathletes. Both road and MTB Triathletes will have standard distances or Sprint distances, A total of 6 options on the day.

· NOTE: The format will be a challenge for the experienced Duathlete, but is aimed to draw more beginners into the world of multisport. For the Duathlon entry fees will be R325. The Duathlon format will be 4/40/5 km for road athletes and 4/25/5 km for MTB athletes. In addition, a category for junior athletes will be added for Duathletes. .

· The point system is in place after event 1. Series standings will be published on Spectrum Sport website. Points are awarded to the first 5 finishers in each category, and series trophies (and more) at the end of the season, for category achievers. All competitive athletes should watch this space and take part! The series comprises of 6 events. Competitors score points in 4 events. WITH 1 EVENTS TO GO, athletes who missed out on previous events are still very much in the running! Best 4 finishes for each competitor is used for final calculations at the end of the year.

· Entry fees will be R395 for the standard road, longer cross triathlon and R295 for the sprint · Entries will be on spectrumsport.co.za . Get your entry in for 28 October 2018. Redhub#6. Entries for 28 October will close at midnight 25 October 2018. Late entries on the day will cost an additional R50.

· REMEMBER Points system is as follows: Athletes score points for the 4 best race finishes during the series. 10 points for a category win, 7 points for second, 5 points for third, 3 points for fourth and a single point for fifth. By entering at least 4 of the 6 events during the year, athletes improve their chances for a higher overall finish. So if you enter only 3 or less events in the series you score less total points. If you enter all six events, your 4 best finishes will be used to calculate your total for the series.

· For the Redhub series, we cater for categories as follows: Overall Men, Overall Ladies, Men and Ladies in age group 20-29 will automatically compete for Overall honours. (The Overall winners can of course come from a higher age group, Specific individual age group categories will be: Men/Ladies 30-39, 40-49 and 50+. Junior category will be available in the sprint and Cross Light events and Duathlon.

· Start times on 28 October will be Standard times for Road Triathlon, Cross Triathlon and Duathlon 7:30am. Sprint Triathlon and Cross Light TRI at 8 am.

· Race briefing will be at 7h15am.

· Registration on the morning at the venue will be from 6 am.

· Race rules will be in accordance with TSA published rules. Standard road triathlon will be NON-DRAFTING and sprint distance will be a drafting ALLOWED race.

· Distances for the event on 28 October will be as published.

· PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL RUNS ARE OFF-ROAD trail runs. Not technical in nature, but still undulating. A great different experience for road Triathletes.