28th April 2018 Welcome to the Volcano Triathlon, a classic event since 1985, enhanced by the presence of many World Champions. Be a part of this challenging olympic distance triathlon and rub shoulders with the best European Triathletes.
1,5km Swim Course (Cut off: 1 hr after race start) A clearly market course in the calm, salt water lagoon at Club La Santa. The water temperature is approx. 21º C and wetsuits are permitted.
40km Bike Course (Cut off: 3hr 30m after race start) Two loops course. Participants ride towards Caleta de Caballo, Soo and Caleta de Famara. No Drafting.
10km Run Course (Cut off: 4hr 30m after race start) A 2 loop course starting and finishing at the Stadium. Leaving the Stadium participants turn left and continue around La Santa lagoon until the turn point, running back the same way. They repeat the same course one more time to complete the 10km.
Individual athlete's Registration
Price until April 15th 2018: Individual competitor’s fee: 60 Euros
Refund of entry fee: 50% before 01.04.18 0% after 01.04.18
Refund of Pasta party tickets 100% before 01.04.18 0% after 01.04.18
Timing and Medical Care
The MyLaps ChampionChip is the official timing system for all participants. Full medical care will be available during the event.
The ITU (International Triathlon Union) Competition Rules must be followed
You must wear a clearly visible start number on the front and back of your racing kit and on the left and front side of your helmet
Normal traffic rules must be obeyed (traffic is open)
Drafting is not allowed
The use of the wetsuit is recommended
It is obligatory for the athlete to stop in the penalty box (inside the transition zone) when shown a blue card
Schedule of Events Club La Santa
Friday, April 27th 15.00-19.00 Race pack collection, the Square
18.30-21.30 Pasta Party, Restaurant Atlántico
19.00 Pre-Race meeting, the Square
Saturday, April 28th - Race day 8.00- 09.30 Check-in: bike, cycle and running gear, Stadium
10.00 Race start for individual male participants
10.05 Race start for individual female participants & Relay Teams
12.30-15.30 Masseurs service for athletes, Stadium
20.30 Award ceremony, Volcano Video, the Square followed by Music and Dance, CLS ARENA (Disco)
Categories and Awards
Age Groups for the individuals triathlon U/20, 20-24-, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65+
Awards for the individuals triathlon Finisher T-shirt and medal to all finishers
Prize money* is awarded in Euros to the overall top 10 finishers, male/female: 1. 1000€ 6. 100€ 2. 600€ 7. 75€ 3. 400€ 8. 75€ 4. 300€ 9. 75€ 5. 200€ 10. 75€
*Local tax and bank commissions will be deducted from the prize money
Awards for the Relay Triathlon
Finisher T-Shirt and medal for member of the team. Trophies to the winning team in each category
Relay Exchange Rules
The team ChampionChip will act as the race baton and be exchanged between each team member in the Transition Zone.
The ChampionChip must be worn on the left ankle in all 3 disciplines.
Each stage member must attach the timing chip to his left ankle before the start of his discipline within the Transition Zone.
The next designated stage member may assist the incoming stage member with removing the chip and reattaching it to his own ankle only when the first one has passed the timing mats in the Transition Zone.
Relay Teams must be all male/ female or mixed and made up of three participants, one for each discipline.
Price until April 15th 2018: Relay Team fee: 100 Euros
Price from April 16th-25th 2018 - subject to availability: Relay Team fee: 110 Euros
Payment of the entry fee for relay teams will be upon the race pack collection, at Club La Santa (please note that this only applies to relay teams). It is not possible to defer the slot to another year or another athlete.