Date 06th may 2018 06th may 2018 06th may 2018
Start Time 11:00 09:30 08:00
Start Area Puerto La Caleta Playa Tabarca Playa Tabarca
Arrival Playa Tabarca Playa Tabarca Playa Tabarca
Distance 2 km 5.8 km 10 km
Maximum Participants 200 250 200
Neutralised section  No No No
Time Limit 1h30′ 2h30′ 4h
Feed point(s) at sea No 1 2
Approx water Temp. 18ºC 18ºC 18ºC
Approx Atmosphere Temp. 20ºC – 22ºC 20ºC – 22ºC 20ºC – 22ºC
Wetsuit* Obligatory Obligatory Obligatory
Buoy Optional Obligatory Obligatory

*Use wetsuit – Temperature :
Less than 20ºC Obligatory use of wetsuit
Between 20ºC – 24ºC Optional use of wetsuit
More than 24ºC Prohibited use of wetsuit


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 (Ingles – Castellano) Centro La Senia **
Sunday 6th May 2018
Time Services Place


05:15 h a 06:00 h Collect racer chip & Swimmers wellcome pack Oceanman Port Santa Pola *
06:00 h Oceanman swimmers boarding to Tabarca Port Santa Pola *
06:30 h. Transfer Oceanman swimmers Tabarca Port Santa Pola *


05:15 to 06:30 h. Collect racer chip & swimmers welcome pack Half Oceanman Port Santa Pola *
06:30h Half Oceanman swimmers boarding to Tabarca Port Santa Pola *
07:00 h Transfer Half Oceanman swimmers Tabarca Port Santa Pola *


05:15 to 08:30 h Collect racer chip & swimmers welcome pack Popular Port Santa Pola *
08.30 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 Popular 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

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

All swimmers already classified in another OCEANMAN event will be jumped, providing their places to the final to the following classified in each qualifying events.

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.

Participation in the final competition venue will be open to swimmers without previous classification.  These swimmers will follow the same course in the OCEANMAN & HALF OCEANMAN distances but will not be eligible for the victory of World Championship.

  • Technical Details

    Digital Technical Briefing

    Welcome Pack (Bag, hat, t-shirt Oceanman / Oceanwoman)

    Electronic timekeeping for all distances

    Finisher Medal for all distances

    Trophy Awards – For Oceanman & Half Oceanman (1st, 2nd, & 3rd place for all categories), Popular (1st, 2nd & 3rd place overall).

    Feed point in the water for each race (liquid and solid)

    Recovery Area with Feed point both liquid and solid after the competition.


  • Extras

    Cloakroom service

    Physiotherapy service

    Sports Village



  • Security, Health & Safety

    Circuit route markers

    Safety in the water (Jet Ski, boats & canoes) to escort the swimmers at sea

    Accident Insurance

    Civil Responsibility Insurance

    Medical Services – Medical Personnel

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