FAQs

1.

 

Where will Sungailiat Triathlon 2017 be held?
    The race start and finish will take place at Tanjung Pesona Resort & Spa, Sungailiat-Bangka.
 
2.   How does one register for the race?
   

You can register online at www.sungailiattriathlon.com

     
3.   What distance categories are available in the race?
   
  • Long Distance (1.9km swim, 90km bike, 21km run)
  • Standard Distance Individual (1.5km swim, 40km bike, 10km run)
  • Standard Relay (1.5km swim, 40km bike, 10km run)
  • Sprint Distance (750m swim, 27km bike, 5km run)
     
4.   When does race registration open?
    Registration will open 7 Desember 2016 and closed on 6 April 2017 or when race quota is met.
     
5.   How much are the race pack fees for this race?
   

Early Bird Period:

  • Long Distance: Rp. 1,400,000
  • Standard Distance: Rp. 1,000,000
  • Standard Distance - Relay: Rp. 2,000,000
  • Sprint Distance: Rp. 850,000

Normal Period:

  • Long Distance: Rp. 1,600,000
  • Standard Distance: Rp. 1.200,000
  • Standard Distance - Relay: Rp. 2,400,000
  • Sprint Distance: Rp. 1,050,000
     
6.   What are Standard Relay:
    Standard Relay is a team-format race where a team of 2-3 athletes take turn in completing each discipline of standard distance triathlon (1.5km swim, 40km bike, 10km run)
     
7.   What if a foreign national interested in taking part in the race?
    A foreign national is allowed to take part in all of the categories and has the right to win the prize money
     
8.   What are the participants entitlements for the race?
   
  • Entry to run in the Sungailiat Triathlon 2017
  • Official Sungailiat Triathlon 2017
  • Race pack (bib number, helmet sticker, bike tag)
  • Timing Chip
  • Goods from sponsors
  • Carbo loading dinner
  • Post-race lunch
  • Post-race dinner
     
9.   How do I know if my entry to the race has been accepted?
    Upon successful registration and payment, an entry confirmation will show up on your screen to be printed. Participant wll also receive a confirmation in a form of email that is sent to the address indicated. Please make sure that you enter a valid email address.
     
10.   Once I am a confirmed participant of the race, can I withdraw myself from the race?
    Yes, you may withdraw yourself from the race. No refund will be issued. You are still entitled to your race packet.
     
11.   What is the race withdrawal policy?
    Participants who missed the race or withdraw themselves from the race will not receive any refund. The entry slot may not be transfered to another party.
     
12.   Can I change my race category once I am in the race?
    You cannot change your race category once you are registered. If you would like to race in a different category, you will have to register yourself in that new category.
     
13.   Can I change the information on my registration once I am a confirmed participant?
    Yes. Change of data can be done as long as registration is still open. Request for change of data can be emailed to sungailiat.triathlon@gmail.com along with the information that you would like to be changed. In change of data, race committee reserves the right to validate the information with the participant to ensure accuracy.
     
14.   What if the confirmation email is deleted by accident?
    Please send an email to sungailiat.triathlon@gmail.com . We will resend the confirmation email.
     
15.   What methods of payment will be accepted with the race registration?
    Participant will have to pay using credit card during online registration process. If you do not have access to a credit card, please contact sungailiat.triathlon@gmail.com for help.
     
16.   What are in a race packet?
   
  • Exclusive Sungailiat Triathlon 2017 race shirt
  • Race pack (bib number, helmet sticker, bike tag)
  • Chip Timing
  • Race Guide
  • Souvenir from race sponsors
     
17.   Where and when can I collect my race packet?
   

All participants has to collect their race packets during the scheduled race packet collection days

Race packet collection schedule:

  • Location:         Tanjung Pesona Resort & Spa, Sungailiat-Bangka
  • Day/Date:       - Friday, 21 April 2017 from 11:00 - 21:00

Documents that are required of participants at the race pack collection:

  • Identification (KTP/SIM/Passport/KITAS)
  • Entry Confirmation in print or digital
     
18.   Is race pack collection mandatory?
    Yes. Inside the race pack will be the Sungailiat Triathlon 2017 race shirt, bib number, and timing chip. All of items that must be worn during the race.
     
19.   Do I have to attend the Mandatory Race Briefing?
    Just as important as the race pack itself, attending the race briefing is mandatory. There are technical aspect of the course that participants will need to know prior to start of the race. We will hold 2 briefing sessions on Friday, 21 April 2017. Please make sure that you attend one of them
20.   When must I rack my bike?
    All bicycles are to be placed on the bike rack inside the transition area on the night of Friday, 21 April 2017. If you don’t think you can rack the bike by this time, please contact us.
     
21.  

Can I have someone else collect my race pack on my behalf?

   

Yes. The person collecting your race pack must bring:

  • Copy of entry confirmation
  • Copy of participant’s ID Card
  • Letter of Authorization
  • Letter of authorization can be downloaded here
  • Someone can only collect a maximum of 3 race packs
     
22.   Can race pack be collected on race day?
   

No. The logistics of moving uncollected packs to race start is too complicated. Please make sure you collect your race pack during the collection period.

     
23.   Will there be a bag deposit?
    Yes, there will be bag deposit tent on race day.
     
24.   Does the timing chip need to be returned after the race?
    Yes, the timing chip must be returned after the race (Please heed to instruction given by committee at the end of the race on chip collection)
     
25.   How is the race course like?
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26.   What is maximum time to finish the race?
   
  • Long distance: 8 hours and 30 minutes
  • Standard Distance: 4 hours and 45 minutes
  • Sprint Distance: 3 hours and 15 minutes
     
27.   What will participant receive upon completing the race?
    Race finishers are entitled to finisher medal.
     
28.   Is there a size chart for Sungailiat Triathlon 2017?
    The size chart for Sungailiat Triathlon race t-shirt can be seen on the registration page.
     
29.   What drinks will be available on the course during the race?
    Isotonic (Electrolytes) and mineral water will be served in hydration points along the course and refreshment tent at the finish.
     
30.   Can I bring my pet on course?
    No. Pet is not allowed on race course.
     
31.   Is participant allowed to use bicycle, roller skate or baby carriage during the race?
     
32.   What is the total number of participants expected at this years race?
    We are expecting around 400 runners racing in all categories this year. Almost double of what we had last year.
     
33.   What prizes will be given to podium winnerrs of each category?
    Prize money will be available to overall winners and age group winners of each category
     
34.   Will there be road closures?
    Yes. There will be road closures and temporary closures along the course. The complete information will be shared on www.sungailiattriathlon.com or on the race guide to be collected during race pack collection.
     
35.   Will car parking be available?
    Parking information will be shared later on the website.
     
36.   Where can I get additional information about the race?
    You can visit www.sungailiattriathlon.com for more information.
     
37.   Who can I contact for more information?
    You can send an email to sungailiat.triathlon@gmail.com to ask about specific information about the race.

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