SPRINT HALF OCEANMAN OCEANMAN
Date 6/05/2018 06/05/2018 06/05/2018
Start time 11:00 09:30 08:00
Start La Caleta port Tabarca beach Tabarca Beach
Finish Tabarca beach Tabarca beach Tabarca beach
Distance 2 km 5.8 km 10 km
Swimmers limits 200 250 200
Neutralized section No No No
Limit time 1h30′ 2h30′ 4h
Sea point food No 1 2
Aproximate water temperature. * 18ºC 18ºC 18ºC
Aproximate ambient temperature.*  20ºC – 22ºC 20ºC – 22ºC 20ºC – 22ºC
Wetsuit* Obligatory Obligatory Obligatory
Buoy* Optional Obligatory Obligatory

Saturday 5th May 2018

Time

Services

Place

16:00 h. a 20:00 h.

Collect racer chip & swimmers welcome pack

Port Santa Pola *

16:00 h. a 20:00 h.

Expo Oceanman Tabarca

Port Santa Pola *

20:30 h. a 21:30 h.

Technical meeting (English – Castellano)

Centro La Senia **

Sunday 6th May 2018

Time

Services

Place

OCEANMAN

   
05:15 h  a 06:00h

Collect racer chip & Swimmers wellcome pack Oceanman

Port Santa Pola *

06:00 h

Oceanman swimmers boarding to Tabarca

Port Santa Pola *

06:30

Transfer Oceanman swimmers Tabarca

Port Santa Pola *

HALF OCEANMAN

   
05:15 h a 06:30 h

Collect racer chip & swimmers welcome pack Half Oceanman

Port Santa Pola *

06:30 h

Half Oceanman swimmers boarding to Tabarca

Port Santa Pola *

 07:00 h

Transfer Half Oceanman swimmers Tabarca

Port Santa Pola *

SPRINT

   
05:15 h a 08:30 h

Collect racer chip & swimmers welcome pack Popular

Port Santa Pola *

08:30 h

Popular swimmers boarding to Tabarca

Port Santa Pola *

09:00 h

Transfer Popular swimmers Tabarca

Port Santa Pola *

     
     
08:30 h

Cloakroom

beach Tabarca

     
     
08:00 h Start Oceanman

beach Tabarca

09:30 h Start Half Oceanman

beach Tabarca

11:00 h Start Sprint

Port Caleta

     
13:30 h

Awards Ceremony

beach Tabarca

Swimmers transfer to Tabarca Island on competition day is included in their registration.

Companions with previous ticket will embark on the boat corresponding to the swimmer they accompany. Embarkation in order of preference : swimmers – organization – companions

Return journey for both racers and companions is by the operators timetable. http://www.islatabarca.com/horarios-tarifas

* Where to board / Secretary in Santa Pola http://www.islatabarca.com/localizacion-y-contacto

** ** Centro La Senia – Calle de Elx 55 ; Santa Pola

 

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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.

  • Cloackroom at Secretariat tent at Tabarca´s beach.
  • Physiotherapy service after finish line.
  • Feed point in the water for each race (liquid and solid)
    • Two for OCEANMAN distance (5 km - 8 km)
    • One for HALF OCEANMAN distance (2.5 km)

THERE IS NO FEEDING POINT FOR SPRINT DISTANCE.

  • Recovery Area with Feed point both liquid and solid after the competition.
  • Electronic timekeeping for all distances
  • Safety device in water, sanitary/ medical assistant at beach.
  • Welcome Pack (Bag, hat, t-shirt Oceanman / Oceanwoman )
  • Finisher Medal for all distances
  • Trophy Awards – For Oceanman & Half Oceanman (1st, 2nd, & 3rd place for all categories), Sprint (1st, 2nd & 3rd place overall).
  • Accident Insurance

How to get there:

Tabarca is the only inhabited island in the Region of Valencia and is located opposite the city of SANTA POLA.

In fact, it’s more than just an island: it’s a small archipelago that comprises the islets of La Cantera, La Galera and La Nao as well as the Isla de Tabarca itself. It is approximately 1,800 metres long and measures some 400 metres across at its widest point.

SANTA POLA is a small city 16 km far from ALICANTE. The island can be reached by Ferry from Santa Pola Habour. Return ticket is included in registration fee for swimmers. Time Table : GO : see programme Return : Ooperators timetable. http://www.islatabarca.com/horarios-tarifas Where to board / Secretary in Santa Pola  : http://www.islatabarca.com/localizacion-y-contacto

Accomodation:

Tabarca Island : www.hostalmasin.com www.latrancada.com www.hostalelchiqui.com www.hoteltabarca.es www.casaentabarca.com

Santa Pola : www.hotelpolamar.es www.hostalquatrellunes.com www.hotelpatilla.com www.hotelgranplaya.es

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