OCEANMAN

HALF OCEANMAN

SPRINT

       
Date

06/23/2018

06/23/2018

06/23/2018

Start time

10.00

14.00

13.15

Start Area

Omegna

Isola di San Giulio

Spiaggia Miami

Arrival

Lido di Gozzano

Lido di Gozzano

Lido di Gozzano

Distance

14 km

4,5 km

1,3 km

Maximun participants

350

400

250

Time limit

6 ore

2,5 ore

1 ora

Feed(s) point at sea

2

1 ( liquid )

No

Water temperature *

19°-21°

19°-21°

19°-21°

Approx Atmosphere Temp.

23°-25°

23°-25°

23°-25°

Wet Suit **      
Security buoys

YES

YES

YES

       
*provisional info  
**Use of wetsuits depending on water temaperature :  
       
Less than 20 ºC Obligatory use of wetsuit  
Between 20ºC – 22ºC Optional use of wetsuit  
More than 22ºC Prohibited use of wetsuit  

THE PROGRAM IS PROVISIONAL AND MAY BE CHANGED

Friday June, 22nd 2018

- in Villa Nigra - Miasino (NO)

- From 2.30 p.m. till 6.30 p.m.: consignment to the swimmers of the race bag (with official swimming cap, safety buoy, whistle, race number, electronic chip, bag for clothes, 2 bags for feeding point (only for Oceanman race), official t-shirt);
- 19.00 p.m.: Paella Party (with water and dessert – euro 10,00 under reservation during registration – payment on site);

- 8.30 p.m.: Technical briefing.

Saturday June, 23rd 2018

OCEANMAN PROGRAM

From 7.15 a.m. to 8.15 a.m. - Lido di Gozzano
- Verification of correct registration;

- Collection of new registrations (* this possibility will be communicated three weeks before the event);
- consignment to the swimmers of the race bag (with official swimming cap, safety buoy, whistle, race number, electronic chip, bag for clothes, 2 bags for feeding point, official t-shirt);
- the swimmers will leave to the organization their 2 feeding bags at the Finish Area (Lido di Gozzano);
- the bag with clothes will be left at the Starting Area (Omegna).

08.30 a.m. - Lido di Gozzano
- Transfer of the swimmers by boat from Lido di Gozzano to Omegna, Starting Area;
- technical briefing also on the boat.

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 PROGRAM

From 08.45 a.m. to 11.45 a.m. - Lido di Gozzano
- Verification of correct registration;

- Collect new registrations (* this possibility will be communicated three weeks before the event);
- Delivery to the swimmers of the race bag (with official swimming cap, safety buoy, race number, 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).

12.45 a.m. - Lido di Gozzano
- Transfer of the swimmers by boat from Lido di Gozzano to Spiaggia Miami (Miami Beach), Starting Area.

01.15 p.m. – Spiaggia Miami

- Start of the POPULAR race.

02.15 p.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 PROGRAM

From 08.45 a.m. to 12.30 a.m. - Lido di Gozzano
- Verification of correct registration;

- Collection of new registrations (* this possibility will be communicated three weeks before the event);
- Consignment to the swimmers of the race bag (with official swimming cap, safety buoy, whistle, race number, electronic chip, bag for clothes, official t-shirt);
- The bag with clothes will be left at the Finish Area (Lido di Gozzano).

01.15 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;
- Technical briefing directly on the boat.

02.00 p.m. – Isola di San Giulio

  • Start of the HALF OCEANMAN race.

04.30 p.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.

 

 

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.

OCEANMAN Services

  • Wetsuit hire;
  • Changing room and showers;
  • Storage of clothing bags;
  • 2 numbered bags in which to put the necessary for the feeding points;
  • Transport to the Starting Area;
  • Crono with electronic chip;
  • Security Service in the water;
  • Medical Service;
  • RC Insurance by the organizer;
  • Speaker (Italian and English language);
  • Music;
  • Massage service;
  • Race bag (1 swimming cap, 1 little safety buoy with whistle, 1 clothing bag, 2 feeding bags,);
  • Gift/Gadgets (t-shirt, finisher medal);
  • Great final refreshment;
  • Video of the event;
  • Photo of the event;
  • Categories Awards (3 Male and 3 Female of each categories).

HALF OCEANMAN Services

  • Wetsuit hire;
  • Changing room and showers;
  • Storage of clothing bags;
  • Transport to the Starting Area;
  • Crono with electronic chip;
  • Security Service in the water;
  • Medical Service;
  • RC Insurance by the organizer;
  • Speaker (Italian and English language);
  • Music;
  • Massage service;
  • 1 refreshment point;
  • Race bag (1 swimming cap, 1 little safety buoy with whistle, 1 clothing bag);
  • Gift/Gadgets (t-shirt, finisher medal);
  • Great final refreshment;
  • Video of the event;
  • Photos of the event;
  • Categories Awards (3 Male and 3 Female of each categories).

SPRINT Services

  • Wetsuit hire;
  • Changing room and showers;
  • Storage of clothing bags;
  • Transport to the Starting Area;
  • Crono with electronic chip;
  • Security Service in the water;
  • Medical Service;
  • RC Insurance by the organizer;
  • Speaker (Italian and English language);
  • Music;
  • Massage service;
  • Race bag (1 swimming cap, 1 little safety buoy, 1 clothing bag);
  • Gift/Gadgets (finisher medal);
  • Great final refreshment;
  • Video of the event;
  • Photos of the event;
  • Winners Awards (3 absolute Male and 3 absolute Female).

Download the Oceanman 2018 Rulebook

According to the Italian D.M. (Ministerial Decree) of 18/02/1982 and subsequent additions, containing the "Regulations for the health protection of competitive sports activities" that require to "those who practice competitive sports to submit themeselves preventively and periodically to the control of the fitness health for the specific sport (...) that they practice":

Disclaimer of liability

Disclaymer of liability for minors

Medical Certificate

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.

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