ANNOUNCEMENT OCEANMAN BENIDORM /COMUNICADO OCEANMAN BENIDORM 2018

We report that unfortunately we proceed to the CANCELLATION of the event "OCEANMAN BENIDORM 2018" after the NOTIFICATION, WARNING and RECOMMENDATION by the Valencian Community Emergency Center 112, The City Council of Benidorm and State Security Forces.

All this caused by the state of Pre-Emergence and Emergence provoked by the Water and water conditions, it will scourge to the coast of the Valencian Community during the weekend, joined to the bad sea conditions, that during Saturday 20 and Sunday 21, on the BEAUFORT scale is set at LEVEL 4 to 6, circumstance that precludes and forbids any type of aquatic activity or sports event.

We deeply regret this situation, but we are committed to ensuring that you will have the opportunity to achieve the dream of crossing the finishline of OCEANMAN BENIDORM.

Our team, once managed with the competent authorities, will be put in a very short space of time in contact with all swimmers to indicate the different alternatives of action.

 

 

Informamos que lamentablemente se procede a la CANCELACIÓN del Evento "OCEANMAN BENIDORM 2018" después de la NOTIFICACIÓN, ADVERTENCIA y RECOMENDACIÓN por parte del Centro de Emergencias de la Comunidad Valenciana 112, del Excelentísimo Ayuntamiento de Benidorm y de Guardia Civil.

Todo ello, causado por el estado de Pre-Emergencia y Emergenciasuscitado por las condiciones meteorológicas, que azotarán al litoral de la Comunidad Valenciana durante el fin de semana, unido al mal estado del mar, que durante el sábado 20 y Domingo 21, en la escala  BEAUFORT se establece en NIVEL 4 a 6, circunstancia que imposibilita y prohíbe cualquier tipo de actividad acuática o evento deportivo.

Nuestro equipo, una vez gestionado con las autoridades competentes, se pondrá en muy breve espacio de tiempo en contacto con todos los nadadores para indicaros las diferentes alternativas de acción.

TECHNICAL INFO + PROGRAMM VENUE BENIDORM, SPAIN
TECHNICAL INFO
SPRINT HALF OCEANMAN OCEANMAN
Date 21/10/18 21/10/18 21/10/18
Start Time 11:00 am 09.30 am 08.30 am
Start Area Malpas Beach Island Benidorm Malpas Beach
Arrival Malpas Beach Malpas Beach Malpas Beach
Distance 1,5 KM 5,5 KM 10 KM
Maximum Participants 270 300 160
Neutrailised section No No No
Time limit** 1h 30m 2h 30m 4h
Feeding point(s) at sea No 1 2
Approx. atmosphere Temp. 28/19 degree 28/19 degree 28/19 degree
Approx. water Temp. 24 degree 24 degree 24 degree
Wetsuit Optional Optional Optional
Buoy Mandatary Mandatary Mandatary
PROGRAMM
TIME ACTIVITIES PLACE
20 oct 18
16.00 am – 20.00 pm Registration Oceanman & Pack Collection Malpas Beach
Palau d´Esports ( In case of rain / storm) Will be uploaded
16.00 am – 20.00 pm Oceanman Shop Malpas Beach
Palau d´Esports ( In case of rain / storm) Will be uploaded
20.00 pm  – 20.30 pm Oceanman Race Briefing Palau d´Esports
21 oct 18
06.00 am – 07.00 am Registration Oceanman & Pack Collection Malpas Beach
08.30 am START Oceanman RACE Malpas Beach
09.30 am START HALF Oceanman RACE Malpas Beach
11.00 am START SPRINT RACE Malpas Beach
10.10 am 1st finisher Oceanman Malpas Beach
10.30 am 1st Finisher Half Oceanman Malpas Beach
11.30 am 1st Finisher Sprint Malpas Beach
10.00 am – 14.00 pm Oceanman Shop Malpas Beach
13.30 pm Trophy ceremony Malpas Beach
Palau d´Esports ( In case of rain / storm) Will be uploaded
14.30 pm CLOUSURE Oceanman BENIDORM Malpas Beach
Palau d´Esports ( In case of rain / storm) Will be uploaded
 

CATEGORIES AND QUALIFYING PLACES WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP

     
1.-

OCEANMAN / HALF OCEANMAN ( MALE / FEMALE )

     
  ELITE

High level swimmers from 16 years ( Oceanman ) y 14 years ( Half Oceanman )

  JUNIOR

Amateurs swimmers 14-16 to 19 years

  MASTER 20-29

Amateurs swimmers 20-29 years

  MASTER 30-39

Amateurs swimmers 30-39 years

  MASTER 40-49

Amateurs swimmers 40-49 years

  MASTER 50-59

Amateurs swimmers 50-59 years

  MASTER + 60

Amateurs swimmers 60 years and older

  Inspiration

Amateurs Swimmers with a degree of disability greater than 33%

     
  Oceanman

Swimmers from 16 years

  Half Oceanman

Swimmers from 14 years

 

World Championship

The first 10 classified male and first 10 classified female in each category of both OCEANMAN & HALF OCEANMAN from each of the competitions held before the Final event will be offered a place for the World Championship.

     
2.-

SPRINT ( MALE / FEMALE )

     
  GENERAL

Amateurs Swimmers

     
3.- OCEANTEAM  
     
 

Male

Male Team : swimmers from 12 years

 

Female

Female Team : swimmers from 12 years

 

Mixed

Mixed Team : swimmers from 12 years

     
4.- OCEANKIDS  
     
 

Non-Categorical

Swimmers from 7 to 14 years
     
     
 

Under age 18 participants must present parental or guardian authorization to remove spine

 

The first 10 male classified and first 10 female classified in each category for both OCEANMAN & HALF OCEANMAN from each of the competitions held before the FINAL event will be offered a place for the World Championship.

 

To consider participating in the Oceanman World Championship, it is only necessary to classify in ONE of the qualifying races. In NO CASE is it necessary to participate in all of the competitions of the Oceanman circuit.

  • Welcome Pack (Bag, hat, t-shirt Oceanman / Oceanwoman )
  • Electronic timekeeping for all distances
  • Finisher medal for all distance
  • Medal & Trophy awards OCEANMAN & HALF OCEANMAN ( 1o,2o & 3rd overall & categories ). SPRINT distance ( 1st,2nd & 3rd overall Feed point in the water for each race (liquiRdeacnodvesroylidar)ea with feed point both liquid and solid after the competition
  • Cloackroom at Secretariat tent at Tabarca ́s beach.
  • Physiotherapy service after finish line. Finisher Medal for all distances Fun Village
  • Safety device in water, sanitary/ medical assistant at beach. Accident Insurance
  • Medical & Sanitary equipment

How to get there:

Coming soon.

Coming soon.