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Thu 24 Sep 2020 - Sun 27 Sep 2020

Half Ballena Costa Brava

Sant Pere Pescador, Barcelona
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As a result of the preventive actions against COVID-19 (better known as coronavirus), the Half Ballena Costa Brava test has had to modify its date and postpone the event. The day on which the test will be carried out will be announced shortly.

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Are you ready for the Half Ballena Costa Brava ? It is a unique triathlon, as it offers so many options for any type of participant that it is not comparable to any other. Family-friendly , the Half Ballena Costa Brava gives you the opportunity to spend an incredible weekend with the whole family: from September 24 to September 27 it will be possible to enjoy activities of all kinds, both for adults and for the little ones. In addition, on Friday and Saturday nights you can enjoy live music after dinner.

The sports modalities are:

  • Half
  • Whale
  • Half relays
  • Whale relays
  • Family Swimrun

As you can see, on the last weekend of September you cannot miss this exciting triathlon for the whole family.

Travel

HALF

It is a medium distance triathlon
It will be held on September 29. The nerve center of the event is CAMPING LA BALLENA ALEGRE (Sant Pere Pescador, Girona).
The distances of the HALF triathlon are:

1,900m swimming
90km cycling (no drafting) (disc brakes allowed)
21km running race

The HALF departure time is at 7:30 am
The start will take place together with that of the WHALE.

WHALE

It is an Olympic distance triathlon, but with some special characteristics:
Swimming is slightly longer and Drafting is prohibited in the cycling segment.
The distances of the BALLENA triathlon are:

1,900m swimming
45km cycling (no drafting) (disc brakes allowed)
10km running race

The departure time of the WHALE is at 7:30 on Sunday, September 29.
The output will take place in conjunction with the HALF.

HALF RELAYS

It is a relay triathlon made up of 2 or 3 people
The times, distances and routes are the same as for the HALF.
The departure time will be at 7:30 on Sunday, September 29.
The start will take place together with that of the HALF and BALLENA.

WHALE RELAYS

It is a relay triathlon made up of 2 or 3 people.
The schedules, distances and routes are the same as those of the BALLENA.
The departure time will be at 7:30 on Sunday, September 29.
The start will take place together with that of the HALF and BALLENA.

FAMILY SWIMRUN

It is a SWIMRUN; alternating segments of swimming and running.
It is a race designed so that parents and children, family and friends can run it together.
The distances are very affordable and therefore it is an ideal test for initiation.
The registration is mandatory in pairs.
The tour takes place inside the CAMPING LA BALLENA ALEGRE.
The distances will be. 500m of swimming and 2km of running on foot, by sections
The minimum age to participate is 10 years old.
The SWIMRUN will take place on Saturday 28 at 12:00.
It is a promotional test without classifications.

KIDS RACE

It is a Children's Aquathlon for girls and boys between the ages of 7 and 15. It will take place on Saturday, September 28.
The start of the first category will be at 12:00 and then the rest of the categories.
There will be 4 age categories:

Pre-Benjamin (7-8 years old)
Benjamin (9-10 years old)
Alevín (11-12 years old)
Children (13, 14 and 15 years old)


Services

  • Drink
  • Food
  • Children's area
  • Shower
  • Wardrobe
  • Massage
  • Medals

Program

THURSDAY, September 24, 2020
Welcome to the Camping
FRIDAY September 25, 2020
18:00 - Recognition of the Bike circuit
SATURDAY September 26, 2020
8: 30-9: 30 - Collection of bibs and bag of SWIMRUN and FAMILY SWIMRUN
10:00 - SWIMRUN (2.5km– 10km)
11:30 - SWIMRUN awards ceremony
12:00 - FAMILY SWIMRUN (500m - 2km)
12:30 - FAMILY SWIMRUN awards ceremony
13:00 - KIDS RACE (children's aquathlon)
16:00 - FAMILY GYM
12: 00-18: 00 - Collection of bibs and bag of HALF, WHALE and RELIEVES
14: 00-19: 00 - Check-in Boxes
18:00 - Press conference
18:30 - Catalan Briefing
19:00 - Spanish Briefing
19:30 - English Briefing
19:30 - Pasta Party
20:00 - Musical Show
SUNDAY, September 27, 2020
6:00 - Opening of Boxes
7:30 - Departure from HALF, BALLENA, RELIEVES HALF and RELIEVESBALLENA
14: 00-16: 00 - Paella
15:00 - Awards ceremony
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LA BALLENA ALEGRE