TECHNICAL INFO POPULAR HALF OCEANMAN OCEANMAN
Date 22/06/2019 22/06/2019 22/06/2019
Start time 11:15 12:45/14:15 10:00
Start Area Spiaggia Miami Isola di San Giulio Omegna
Arrival Lido di Gozzano Lido di Gozzano Lido di Gozzano
Distance 1500 4500 14000
Maximum Participants 300 550 400
Neutralized section No No No
Time limit** 1h30m 2h30m 6h
Feeding point(s) at sea No No 2
Aproximate ambient temperature.*  23–26° 23–26° 23–26°
Approx. water Temp. 20–23° 20–23° 20–23°
Wetsuit* Allowed Allowed Allowed
Buoy* Yes Yes Yes

OCEANMAN LAGO D’ORTA 2019
THE PROGRAM IS PROVISIONAL AND MAY BE CHANGED
Friday June, 21
st 2019
– in Villa Nigra – Miasino (NO)
– From 2.30 p.m. till 6.15 p.m.: consignment to the swimmers of the race bag (with official
swimming cap, safety buoy with lanyard and race number to insert, whistle (only for
Oceanman and Half Oceanman), electronic chip, bag for clothes, 2 bags for feeding point
(only for Oceanman race), official t-shirt);
– 6.30 p.m.: Technical briefing;
– 7.30 p.m.: Pasta Party (with water and dessert – euro 10,00 under reservation during
registration – payment on site);
Saturday June, 22
nd 2019
OCEANMAN 14 KM – PROGRAM
From 7.15 a.m. to 8.15 a.m. – Lido di Gozzano
– Verification of correct registration;
– consignment to the swimmers of the race bag (with official swimming cap, safety buoy
with lanyard and race number to insert, whistle, electronic chip, bag for clothes, 2 bags for
feeding point, official t-shirt, any sponsors gadgets);
– the swimmers will leave to the organization their 2 feeding bags at the Finish Area (Lido
di Gozzano);
– the bag for clothes will be left at the Starting Area (Omegna).
08.30 a.m. – Lido di Gozzano
– Transfer of the swimmers by boat and bus from Lido di Gozzano to Omegna, Starting
Area.
10.00 a.m. – Omegna
– Start of the OCEANMAN race.
04.00 p.m.:
– End of the race; the swimmers who have not finished the race will be brought by boat to
the arrival.
SPRINT 1,3 KM – PROGRAM
From 08.30 a.m. to 10.15 a.m. – Lido di Gozzano
– Verification of correct registration;
– Delivery to the swimmers of the race bag (with official swimming cap, safety buoy with
lanyard and race number to insert, electronic chip, bag for clothes, official t-shirt);
– The bag for clothes will be left by the swimmer at the Finish area (Lido di Gozzano).
10.50 a.m. – Lido di Gozzano
– Transfer of the swimmers by boat and bus from Lido di Gozzano to Spiaggia Miami,
Starting Area.
11.15 a.m. – Spiaggia Miami
– Start of the SPRINT race.
12.15 a.m.
– End of the race; the swimmers who have not finished the race will be brought by boat to
the arrival.
Following – Lido di Gozzano: Awards ceremony for the absolute winners of Sprint race.
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HALF – OCEANMAN 4,5 KM – PROGRAM
From 09.30 a.m. to 11.15 a.m. – Lido di Gozzano
– Verification of correct 1
st COMPETITIVE battery registration;
– consignment to the swimmers of the race bag (with official swimming cap, safety buoy
with lanyard and race number to insert, whistle, electronic chip, bag for clothes, official tshirt);
– The bag with clothes will be left at the Finish Area (Lido di Gozzano).
From 10.00 a.m. to 12.45 a.m. – Lido di Gozzano
– Verification of correct 2
nd NON Competitive battery registration;
– consignment to the swimmers of the race bag (with official swimming cap, safety buoy
with lanyard and race number to insert, whistle, electronic chip, bag for clothes, official tshirt);
– The bag with clothes will be left at the Finish Area (Lido di Gozzano).
12.00 a.m. – Lido di Gozzano
– Transfer of the swimmers by boat from Lido di Gozzano to Isola di San Giulio (San Giulio
Island), Starting Area of 1
st COMPETITIVE battery;
12.45 a.m. – Isola di San Giulio
– Start of the 1
st COMPETITIVE battery HALF OCEANMAN race.
1.30 p.m. – Lido di Gozzano
– Transfer of the swimmers by boat from Lido di Gozzano to Isola di San Giulio (San Giulio
Island), Starting Area of 2
nd NON Competitive battery;
02.15 p.m. – Isola di San Giulio
– Start of the 2
nd NON Competitive battery HALF OCEANMAN race.
03.15 p.m.
– Mandatory end of 1
st COMPETITIVE battery; the swimmers who have not finished the
race will be brought by boat to the arrival.
04.45 p.m.
– Mandatory end of 2
nd NON Competitive battery; the swimmers who have not finished the
race will be brought by boat to the arrival.
Following – Lido di Gozzano
– Awards ceremony Half Oceanman Competitive and Oceanman.

Categories

OCEANMAN (MALE – FEMALE)

CATEGORY AGE RANGE
Junior Swimmers from 16 – 19 years of age.
Master 20 – 29 Swimmers from 20 – 29 years of age.
Master 30 – 39 Swimmers from 30 – 39 years of age.
Master 40 – 49 Swimmers from 40 – 49 years of age.
Master 50 – 59 Swimmers from 50 – 59 years of age.
Master + 60 Swimmers from 60 years of age.
Inspiration Swimmers with a degree of disability greater than 33%

HALF OCEANMAN

CATEGORY AGE RANGE
Junior Swimmers from 14 – 19 years of age.
Master 20 – 29 Swimmers from 20 – 29 years of age.
Master 30 – 39 Swimmers from 30 – 39 years of age.
Master 40 – 49 Swimmers from 40 – 49 years of age.
Master 50 – 59 Swimmers from 50 – 59 years of age.
Master + 60 Swimmers from 60 years of age.
Inspiration Swimmers with a degree of disability greater than 33%

SPRINT

CATEGORY AGE RANGE
General Swimmers of all age groups from 10 years of age.

OCEANKIDS

CATEGORY AGE RANGE
Non-Categorical Swimmers from 7 to 14 years old.

OCEANTEAM

CATEGORY AGE RANGE
Male / Female / Mixed Amateur swimmers from 12 years of age

 

Qualifying

OCEANMAN (MALE – FEMALE)

  0 – 75 76 – 150 151 – 250 +250
TOTAL PARTICIPANTS SLOTS SLOTS SLOTS SLOTS
Junior 3 Slots 5 Slots 7 Slots 10 Slots
Master 20 – 29 3 Slots 5 Slots 7 Slots 10 Slots
Master 30 – 39 3 Slots 5 Slots 7 Slots 10 Slots
Master 40 – 49 3 Slots 5 Slots 7 Slots 10 Slots
Master 50 – 59 3 Slots 5 Slots 7 Slots 10 Slots
Master + 60 3 Slots 5 Slots 7 Slots 10 Slots
Inspiration 1 Slots 2 Slots 2 Slots 3 Slots

 

HALF OCEANMAN (MALE – FEMALE)

  0 – 75 76 – 150 151 – 250 +250
TOTAL PARTICIPANTS SLOTS SLOTS SLOTS SLOTS
Junior 3 Slots 5 Slots 7 Slots 10 Slots
Master 20 – 29 3 Slots 5 Slots 7 Slots 10 Slots
Master 30 – 39 3 Slots 5 Slots 7 Slots 10 Slots
Master 40 – 49 3 Slots 5 Slots 7 Slots 10 Slots
Master 50 – 59 3 Slots 5 Slots 7 Slots 10 Slots
Master + 60 3 Slots 5 Slots 7 Slots 10 Slots
Inspiration 1 Slots 2 Slots 2 Slots 3 Slots

Services

  • Welcome Pack (Bag, swimming cap, t-shirt Oceanman )
  • Electronic timekeeping for all distances
  • Finisher medal for all distance
  • Medal & Trophy awards OCEANMAN & HALF OCEANMAN (according to Rules) . SPRINT distance ( 1st,2nd & 3rd overall)
  • Feeding point for Oceanman and Half Oceanman
  • Recovery food and drinks after the competition
  • Bag Drop at Secretariat or Bag Drop tent.
  • Physiotherapy service after finish line. (Not confirmed)
  • Finisher Medal for all distances.
  • Safety device in water, sanitary/ medical assistant at beach. Accident Insurance
  • Medical & Sanitary equipment

Awards

  • OCEANMAN · HALF OCEANMAN · SPRINT
    The organization will award trophies to
  • Oceanman - Top 5 Classified overall male and female.
  • Half Oceanman - Top 3 Classified overall male and female.
  • Sprint - Top 3 Classified overall male and female.
  • The organization will award medals to the first three classified male and female in each category at the end of the event.
  • Prizes are non accumulative, which means that swimmers awarded in overall results do not receive prizes in their age group category.
  • All competitors who complete the event will be awarded a Finisher medal.

SPRINT

  • The organization will award trophies to the first three classified in the general, male and female categories.
  • The organization will award a Finisher medal to all competitors.

HOW TO GET TO LIDO DI GOZZANO.

Lido is the name of a beach on Lake Orta near Gozzano, a little town of nearly 6,000 inhabitants in the province of Novara (Piedmont – North west Italy).
Gozzano is located 39 km from Malpensa Airport, 100 km from Linate Airport and 118 km from Orio al Serio Airport.
Milan is about 75 km away. Turin about 115 km.
If you come from Milan, take the motorway A26 Genova – Gravellona Toce and follow the

direction Gravellona Toce and take the exit “Arona”.
If you come from Turin take the motorway A26 Alessandria – Gravellona Toce and follow the direction Gravellona Toce and take the exit “Borgomanero”.
At the exit of the motorway, turn left and follow the signs to Borgomanero and then to Gozzano.

Coming soon.