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■ RACE DAY

Sunday June 17, 2018

■ RACE VENUE

Chita City, Tokoname City, Handa City, Aichi Pref. JAPAN

■ DISTANCE

SWIM 1.9km・BIKE 90.1km・RUN 21.1km・Total 113.1km (70.3 miles)

■ CAPACITY

1,650

■ ENTRY FEE

Early bird registration : 48,500JPY (included tax)

Regular registration :  51,500JPY (included tax)

Late registration : 55,000JPY (included tax)

 INCLUDES : Insurance, Award Party ticket

  • Overseas athletes are required to pay + JPY 1,000 for JTU 1 day license. (Except relay)
  • Active fees (8%) will apply.

Entry fees may vary depending on category, For more information, please see the list as bellows.

■ TERMS & CONDITIONS

  • Athletes must be 18 years of age or older on December 31, 2018.
  • Athletes must have finished at least one triathlon race in olympic distance (51.5km) or longer within the last 5 years for entry.
    Or they must have admission by the organizer based on their capability and experience of swimming, bicycles, marathons as a special measure.
  • Athletes must have completed a healthcheck within the last year with no adverse results.
  • Athletes must attend one of the mandatory Race Briefings. Bike check-in is not possible without attending one of the mandatory Race Briefings and you will not be able to race.
  • Valid 2018 JTU license will be required for all athletes except relay team.

*You must be one of the following.

  • JTU annual member for 2018 (membership card needs to be shown at Athlete Check-in)
    *JTU Membership registration for 2018 start on 7 November 2017 from the URL below.
    http://www.jtu.or.jp/register/index2018.html
  • Overseas athletes are required to purchase JTU 1 day license. (Except relay)
    * Entry fee of AGE(Overseas) includes +JPY1,000 for the license. Overseas athletes who will join as the other category (such as PRO, VIP) are required to pay +JPY1,000 at Athlete Check-in on 16 June 2018.

■ RULES

IRONMAN rules, JTU rules, and local rules are applied.

*Missed course (Short cut)

Follow the prescribed course. Athletes must cover the prescribed course of swim, bike and run in its entirety. It is the athlete’s responsibility to know the course. If athletes miss the course, they are required to get back to the point they left the official race course and return the race. In this case, you won’t be disqualified. However if athletes miss the course and do not go back to the point they left the official race course, you will be disqualified. There is no adjustment for time to get back to the point.

*Drafting

(a) “Drafting” means to remain within the draft zone (as described below) of another athlete for a period longer than 25 seconds. Drafting during the Race is prohibited; (5:00 Minute Time Penalty)

(b) The bicycle draft zone is 12 meters long, measured from the leading edge of the front wheel and extending towards the back of the bike (6 bike lengths of clear space between bikes). Athletes may enter the draft zone of another athlete when passing and must continuously progress through the draft zone. A maximum of 25 seconds will be allowed to pass through the zone of another athlete; (5:00 Minute Time Penalty)

(ⅰ) Prior to entering the draft zone of another athlete, professional athletes must move to the side of the athlete being overtaken (i.e., no slipstreaming). Failure to do so will result in a drafting violation; (5:00 Minute Time Penalty)

(c) Athletes must remain outside of the draft zone (6 bike lengths between bikes) except when passing. Failure to do so will result in a drafting violation; (5:00 Minute Time Penalty)

(d) A "pass" occurs when the overtaking athlete’s front wheel passes the leading edge of the front wheel of the athlete being overtaken;

(e) The overtaking athlete may not back out of a draft zone after entering into it. Once an overtaking athlete enters the draft zone of another athlete, a pass must be completed; (5:00 Minute Time Penalty)

(f) An overtaken athlete must immediately drop out of the draft zone of the passing athlete, and must continuously make rearward progress out of the draft zone of the passing athlete. Re‐passing by the overtaken athlete prior to dropping out of the draft zone will result in an overtaken violation; (Stop‐And‐Go Time Penalty)

(g) Overtaken athletes who remain within the draft zone of the passing athlete for more than 25 seconds will be given a drafting violation; (5:00 Minute Time Penalty)

(h) Athletes must ride single file on the far‐right side (or left side depending on local law) of the bike course road except when passing another athlete (or for reasons of safety). Sideby‐ side riding is not permitted and may result in a drafting or blocking violation; (5:00 Minute Time Penalty or Stop‐and‐Go penalty)

*Time Penalty

(a) Failure to comply with any of the Competition Rules may result in an athlete being punished with a Stop‐and‐Go Time Penalty, a 5:00 Minute Time Penalty, disqualification from the Event, suspension from multiple Events, or expulsion for life from all Events;

(b) Race Referees will notify athletes of a rule violation by showing the athlete a colored card in combination with a verbal directive. Penalty card colors and their associated penalty is as follows:

(ⅰ) Yellow Card: Stop‐and‐Go Time Penalty;

(ⅱ) Blue Card: 5:00 Minute Time Penalty at penalty box (T2) ;

(ⅲ) Red Card: disqualification;

(c) Any athlete who accumulates three 3 blue cards will be disqualified. If disqualified, an athlete may finish the Race unless otherwise instructed by a Race Referee.
Even if there is violation to apply a stop-and-go, when it is determined that it can not safely be applied, a time penalty is applied.

*Others

・Disc brake bikes are allowed to use in the race.

・Para-athletes with visual impairment can be accompanied throughout the race by a guide regardless of their gender. (According to the previous rule, the guide was required to be same gender of the athlete.)

・If you wear the clothes with front opening / front zipper, you must zip it up above the epigastrium.

during the competition; if you will be pointed out, promptly zip it up or become disqualified. When you finish the race, you must zip it up to the top.

・Do not use mobile phones, smart phones, smart watches, wireless devices, audio players, recording equipment and communication equipment during the race, or become disqualified.

・If you throw out the garbage on the course, the blue card will be shown and 5:00 Minute Time Penalty will be applied.

*Wetsuit policy

For age‐group athletes, wetsuits may be worn in water temperature up to and including 24.5 degrees C/76.1 degrees F.

However, if the water temperature does measure to be above 24.5 degrees

C/76.1 degrees F (but is less than or equal to 28.8 degrees C/83.8 degrees

F) then, IRONMAN may, in its sole discretion, allow age‐group athletes to wear wetsuits and participate in a separate non‐competitive wetsuit wave/division, provided, however, that such athletes participating in the designated non‐competitive wetsuit wave/division will not be eligible for age‐group awards including, without limitation, IRONMAN World Championship slots or IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship slots);

Final water temperatures will be measured on race day and you will be notified before swim of the final decision on the use of wetsuits. Please take note that if the water temperature measures above 24.5 degrees C/76.1 degrees F and you still decide to wear a wetsuit, you will NOT be eligible for age‐group awards including, IRONMAN 70.3 World Championship slots.

For pro athletes, wetsuits may be worn in water temperature up to and including 21.9 degrees C/71.5 degrees F.

*For more information about IRONMAN Competition Rules, please visit: http://ap.ironman.com/triathlon/rules-and-regulations.aspx#axzz49otkblKr

*Cut Off Times

Swim - 1 hour 10 minutes from individual race start time, Bike - 5 hours 7 minutes 16 seconds from individual race start time, Total - 8 hours from individual race start time.

■ ENTRY OPEN

【Early bird registration】
 13 Nov. 2017, 12:00(JST) - 20 Nov. 2017, 16:59(JST)

【Regular registration】
 20 Nov. 2017, 17:00(JST) - 1 Mar. 2018, 16:59(JST)

【Late registration】
 1 Mar. 2018, 17:00(JST) - 30 Mar. 2018, 17:00(JST)

*Closed. Now, you can register only for VIP category.

■ ENTRY

  • 8% Active.com service fee will apply.
  • We may ask you not to participate in the race according to your previous race history in the entry form even after the completion of entry procedure
  • Photo ID (Passport, Japanese Driver's license) required at the time of on-site registration.
  • Capacity may be subject to change.
  • In the case of vacancy at a particular category, those to be used by the wait listed athletes.
  • IRONMAN reserve the right to reject any entry or issue special invitations.
  • Entries are not transferable, either to other persons, other IRONMAN events, years or any other international IRONMAN event
  • By completing the online entry form you are agreeing to all terms and conditions and the event waiver, including the check in and refund policy.
  • Each entry fee is included insurance, Award Party ticket. (It is not included any transportation expence and hotel and so on)
CATEGORY CAPACITY FEES REMARKS
EARLY REGULAR LATE
PRO 25 In accordance of IRONMAN PRO Membership For Pro athletes
Need IRONMAN Pro Membership cord
AGE 1,175 JPY 48,500 JPY 51,500 JPY 55,000
AGE
(Overseas)
200 JPY 49,500 JPY 52,500 JPY 56,000 Applicable only for those who live outside of Japan. Entry fee includes +JPY1,000 for JTU 1 day license.
AGE
(Local residents)
100 JPY48,500 JPY 51,500 JPY 55,000 Athletes who live, work or is born at the following area can register.
【Local area】
Tokoname City, Chita City, Handa City
Proof of local residency required.
AGE
(VIP)
10 JPY 108,000 →visit VIP
RELAY 60 JPY 68,000 JPY 71,500 JPY 76,000 →visit "Relay"
RELAY
(Local residents)
40 JPY 68,000 JPY 71,500 JPY 76,000 →visit "Relay"

(inc 8% consumption Tax)

*We may ask you not to participate in the race according to your previous race history in the entry form even after the completion of entry procedure.

*In the case of vacancy at a particular category, those to be used by the wait listed athletes.

*Show your Photo ID(Passport, Japanese Driver's License) at the registration on site.

■ RELAY

  • Register the team captain first, and then register the team members. When you register the captain, it is necessary to set the team name and password. Team members can register to enter the team name and password that captain decided. Participation fee of the relay, the team captain will be the settlement on behalf of. (Registration of the team members are free)
  • Change of team members will be accepted until March 31.
  • min 2 max 3 participants
  • All athletes are required to participate in race beriefing.
  • Athletes of Relay teams are not obligated to be JTU Member.
  • Entry fees of Relay teams are included insurance, welcome party tickets and award party tickets as number of Relay members.
  • Entire members gather together and come to the registration on-site.

SPECIAL SALE AT REGISTRATION
Advance sales only. Please don’t miss this chance.

◆IRONMAN SPECIAL T-SHIRTS A/B/C

Price : 4,320JPY (Tax included)

Advance sales only.

SIZE(cm) XS
(160)
S M L XL 2XL
Length 62 65 68 71 74 77
Body width 45 48 51 54 57 60
Shoulder width 42 45 47 49 51 54
Sleeve ength 19 20 21 22 23 25

* Please note that there may be changes in the design.

◆FINISHER PIX PHOTO PACK

FinisherPix, the Official Photographers of the IRONMAN 70.3 Centrair Chita Peninsula Japan is giving you the chance to order your photos now & save 20%!

For only JPY5950 (regular price JPY7550), you can receive the FinisherPix Photo Pack in Digital Format.

The FinisherPix Photo Pack includes ALL photos we identify of you in all digital formats (Basic digital image, Digital images with Finish Time, Digital images in certificate format.) A link to download all images will automatically be emailed to you when photos are available online. For more information and to review the terms and conditions of this service please visit our website at www.finisherpix.com

◆AWARD PARTY TICKET PRE-ORDER

PRICE : ADULT  JPY3,240(included tax)
             CHILD (4-12) JPY1,620(included tax)
             ※Under 3 years old → FREE

Athlete’s ticket is included in your entry fee.
This is For your family / friends.
Please note that on-site ticket sales might be sold out.

◆CAR MAGNET (300 only)

PRICE : JPY 1,500(Tax included)

Size : 13cm in diameter

This is the magnet you can stick it on your car.

You can get only at the time of entry.

* Please note that there may be changes in the design.

◆STICKER (300 only)

PRICE : JPY 1,500(Tax included)

Size : A4 size / 1 sheet

Original sticker of IRONMAN 70.3 Centrair Chita Peninsula Japan.
You can stick it on your mobile phone, smartphone and so on…

* Please note that there may be changes in the design.

■ QUALIFYING SLOTS

■ WITHDRAWALS

Athletes confirmed in the race who wish to withdraw, must do so in writing to the race office via email info@ironman703.jp

  • Any requests received before 8 December 2017, 17:00 (JST) will eligible for 50% refund.
  • Any requests received before 9 March 2018, 17:00 (JST) will eligible for 20% refund.
  • Any requests received after 9 March 2018, 17:00 (JST) will not be eligible for refund under any circumstance.
  • Active fees (System service fees) at the time of entry is non-refundable at any time.

* We will refund in accordance with the provisions of the above for goods (T-shirt, Finisher Pix fees, awards party ticket, car magnet, sticker etc. ) that were sold at the same time as registration.

■ RACE OFFICE

IRONMAN 70.3 Centrair Chita Peninsula Japan Committee

RACE SCHEDULE

*Schedule are subject to change. Please be aware of the latest information wil be posted on this website. and on our FaceBook page: https://www.facebook.com/Ironman70.3Japan.

*Event Schedule changed partially.

2018/6/15 Friday

Time Events Venue
13:00-17:00 Expo / IRONMAN Store Centrair Airport 4F
Event Plaza

2018/6/16 Saturday

Time Events Venue
09:00-17:00 Expo / IRONMAN Store Centrair Airport 4F
Event Plaza
09:20-10:20 Race briefing 1 *Participation pass required. You can participate only for designated time by race organiser. Centrair Airport 3F
Centrair Hall
(2nd Centrair Building 4F)
10:30-11:20 Race briefing 2
11:30-12:20 Race briefing 3
12:30-13:20 Race briefing 4 (ENGLISH)
13:30-14:00 Race briefing 5 (Only PRO)
14:30-15:20 Race briefing 6
15:30-16:20 Race briefing 7
10:00-17:00 Athlete Check-in Centrair Airport 3F
Special Waiting Room
A-1/2/3/4
12:00-18:00 Bike Check-in T1 Shinmaiko Marine Park

2018/6/17 Sunday

Time Events Venue
05:30-7:30 Transition Area Open T1 Shinmaiko Marine Park
07:30- Pro (Male and Female) Race Start Shinmaiko Marine Park
07:31-09:30 Age Group Wave Start
11:26 First Male Finisher (Expected) NTP Marina Rinku
12:00 First Female finisher (Expected)
-18:30 Bike Check-Out Boat Race Tokoname South Parking /
Centrair Airport Ferry Terminal South
09:00-19:00 Expo / IRONMAN Store Centrair Airport 4F
Event Plaza
18:00-19:00 World Championship Slot Distribution Centrair Airport 3F
Special Waiting Room
A-3/4
18:30 Open
19:00 Start
Award Party/IRONMAN Store Centrair Airport Center
Pia Garden 1F

*Schedule are subject to change. Please be aware of the latest information wil be posted on this website and on our FaceBook page: https://www.facebook.com/Ironman70.3Japan.

■ Cut Off Times

Swim - 1 hour 10 minutes from individual race start time, Bike - 5 hours 7 minutes 16 seconds from individual race start time, Total - 8 hours from individual race start time.

■ Race Briefing (RB)

It is mandatory to attend (athletes will be given proof of RB attendance.)
Race Briefing 1-3,6,7 are held in Japanese language. If you need translation for English speakers, please attend Race Briefing 4.
If you can comprehend the instruction in Japanese, you can attend the designated time of Race Briefing 1-3, or which you prefer of Race Briefing 6 or 7.

■ Athlete Check-in

You can check-in within the specified time frame.
You can also check-in before you have race briefing.

■ Bike Check-in

After Race Briefing and Athlete Check-in, we accept your Bike Check-in.