>>> GENERAL INFORMATION >>>
Sunday, September 10, 2023
For the elite triathletes there is a very attractive race courses ready. They are known for their fairness, difficulty and variability round the world.
Swimming course will be located on the Lake Rolava. From there triathletes will move to a cycling course with its laps. The second transition area and the finish line will be situated on the Theatre square. The running course will be leading past the most important colonnades in the valley of the Teplá river.
In this race, athletes will compete for valuable points for the qualification to the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris and the 2023 World Cup series, as well as a total prize money of $60,000.
For spectators there will be facilities and services, such as parking and shuttle bus transportation between the main locations of the race, available.
>>> RACE INFORMATION >>>
Karlovy Vary 2023 World Triathlon Cup – Women’s World Cup
Karlovy Vary 2023 World Triathlon Cup – Men’s World Cup
The WC race the World Triathlon and the official race regulations and programme apply.
The Local Organising Commitee reserve the right to make changes.
1.5 km swimming (Rolava Open Air Areal, 2 laps)
40.0 km cycling (hilly terrain, accompanying lap + 7 laps in the town centre, closed-up race course)
10.0 km running (flat, 4 laps)
Absolute ranking – men, women
Prize Money: 60.000 Dollars
>>> TIME SCHEDULE >>>
Friday, September 8
|18:00–18:30||WC women and men||Briefing – Spa Hotel Thermal|
|18:30–20:00||WC women and men||Race pack pick-up – Spa Hotel Thermal|
Saturday, September 9
|7:45–8:45||WC women and men||Swim Familiarization – Lake Rolava|
|9:00–10:00||WC women and men||Bike Familiarization – Lake Rolava*|
* Swimming equipment can be left at Rolava – it will be transported to the second transition area where the cycling route inspection ends.
Sunday, September 10
|8:00–8:30||WC Women||Transition Area 2 open (Theatre Square)|
|8:30–9:30||WC Women||Athletes Lounge open (Lake Rolava)|
|8:45–9:45||WC Women||Transition Area 1 open (Lake Rolava)|
|9:00–9:45||WC Women||Swim warm-up|
|9:50–9:59||WC Women||Athletes’ Line up and presentation|
|10:00||WC Women||Start World Triathlon Cup|
|13:00–13:30||WC Men||Transition Area 2 open (Theatre Square)|
|13:30–14:30||WC Men||Athletes Lounge open (Lake Rolava)|
|13:45–14:45||WC Men||Transition Area 1 open (Lake Rolava)|
|14:00–14:45||WC Men||Swim warm-up|
|14:50–14:59||WC Men||Athletes’ Line up and presentation|
|15:00||WC Men||Start World Triathlon Cup|
|17:10||WC Women||Award Ceremony (Theatre Square)|
|17:20||WC Men||Award Ceremony (Theatre Square)|
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>>> REGISTRATION >>>
Czech triathletes are registered for the start at the World Cup through their national federation directly in the World Triathlon system. It means to use the Czech Triathlon Association!
Please address your application to Mr. Antonín Bauer, CTA secretary general, at the emai address email@example.com. First it has to be approved by the sports committee of the CTA, by August 31, 2023 at the latest. The Czech Triathlon Association reserves the right to rule the triathletes start.
>>> USEFUL INFORMATION >>>
Running at the AC Start stadium
Západní 1781/69, 360 01 Karlovy Vary
Swimming in the KV Arena swimming pool
Západní 1812/73, 360 01 Karlovy Vary
Each triathlete is entitled to 2-hour free entry daily. Please present your valid ID with your name.
Theatre Square – park
Weather and temperatures
Average day air temperature: 21°C
Average water temperature: 19°C