Capiz TriAksyon NAGT rolls off April 13

Manila Times - - Sports -

THE emerg­ing eco­nomic and tourism hub of Roxas City in the prov­ince of Capiz is all set to host hun­dreds of triath­letes from around the coun­try as the Capiz TriAksyon leg of the 2019 Na­tional Age- Group Triathlon 13 and 14.

The event of­fers a Stan­dard Dis­tance (1.5-kilo­me­ter swim — 40 km bike — 10 km run) course for sea­soned triath­letes and re­lay par­tic­i­pants. There is also a Sprint Dis­tance (750-me­ter swim — 20 km bike — 5 km run) course for novice and Ju­nior Elite par­tic­i­pants. At the same time there will be Su­per TriKids (STK) con­tests for aged 6- below ( 50m swim — 300m bike — 50m run), 7-8 years-old (50m swim — 500m bike — 100m run), 9-10 years-old (100m swim – 1km bike — 150m run) and 11-12 years-old (150m swim — 2km bike — 150m run). Par­tic­i­pants aged 13- 15 will en­gage in a Su­per Sprint race of 400m swim — 14km bike and 3km run.

At stake in the event spon­sored by the Prov­ince of Capiz and the Philip­pine Cham­ber of Com­merce and In­dus­try of Capiz (PCCI-Capiz) are cash prizes of P20,000, P15,000 and P10,000 for the Stan­dard Cat­e­gory for Male and Fe­male (over­all) and the Open Elite Cat­e­gory for Male and Fe­male; P12,000, P7,000 and P5,000 for Top 3 Re­lay Cat­e­gory win­ners; P12,000, P7,000 and P5,000 for Top 3 Sprint Male and Fe­male; P10,000, P8,000 and P5,000 for the Top 3 Ju­nior Elite Male and Fe­male; P5,000, P3,000 and P2,000 for the Top 3 Su­per Sprint Male and Fe­male. There also will be cash prizes for the Top 3 win­ners in the STK, Stan­dard Dis­tance age-group and Sprint Dis­tance age-group.

Reg­is­tra­tion for the event sanc­tioned by the Triathlon As­so­ci­a­tion of the Philip­pines is on­go­ing with en­try fees set at P3,000 (for Stan­dard and Sprint Dis­tances), P5,000 for Re­lay, P2,000 for Su­per Sprint, P2,500 for Ju­nior Elite and P1,500 for STK. Ef­fec­tive Jan­uary 19, the en­try fees will ad­just to P4,000 (Stan­dard and Sprint), P6,000 (Re­lay), P3,000 (Su­per Sprint and Ju­nior Elite) and P2,000 for STK.

For in­quiries, email capiz­tri­[email protected] or visit https://www.capiz­tri­

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