TECHNICAL INFO POPULAR HALF OCEANMAN OCEANMAN
Date 22/06/2019 22/06/2019 22/06/2019
Start time 10:30 12:00/14:00 10:00
Start Area Lido di Gozzano 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

THE PROGRAM IS PROVISIONAL AND MAY BE CHANGED

 

Friday June, 21st 2019

– in Villa Nigra – Miasino (NO)

 

– From 2.30 p.m. till 6.00 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);

– 6.00 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, 22nd 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 1,5 KM – PROGRAM

From 08.30 a.m. to 10.00 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).

10.30 a.m. – Lido di Gozzano

– Start of the SPRINT race.

 

 

11.30 a.m.

– End of the race; the swimmers who have not finished the race will be brought by boat to the arrival.

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HALF – OCEANMAN 4,5 KM – PROGRAM

From 09.00 a.m. to 10.30 a.m. – Lido di Gozzano
– Verification of correct 1st 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 t-shirt);

– The bag with clothes will be left at the Finish Area (Lido di Gozzano).

From 10.00 a.m. to 12.30 a.m. – Lido di Gozzano
– Verification of correct 2nd 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 t-shirt);

– The bag with clothes will be left at the Finish Area (Lido di Gozzano).

11.15 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 1st battery;

12.00 a.m. – Isola di San Giulio

  • Start of the 1st battery HALF OCEANMAN race.

 

1.15 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 2nd battery;

02.00 p.m. – Isola di San Giulio

  • Start of the 2nd battery HALF OCEANMAN race.

 

02.30 p.m.

– Mandatory end of 1st battery; the swimmers who have not finished the race will be brought by boat to the arrival.

 

04.30 p.m.

– Mandatory end of 2nd battery; the swimmers who have not finished the race will be brought by boat to the arrival.

 

 

 

Following – Lido di Gozzano

– Awards ceremony.

Coming Soon.

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.

Coming soon.