To the Second Edition on March 12, 2011 is expected more than 1,500 triathletes from around the world in the capital of the United Arab Emirates with twice as many participants as this year on March 12, 2011 will be expected, 223 and 111.5 miles, as well as a new Sprint “forces in the swimming, cycling and running to measure course. Since then the second Abu Dhabi International Triathlon held in the Emirate. A proportion of the total prize money of 250,000 US dollars beckons the top finishers. The 223 kilometer-long pure power “passes the racetrack of formula 1TM Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix the most spectacular sights of the city, including at the Yas Marina Circuit and includes 3 km swim, 200 km cycling and 20 km run course for professional athletes. The second route over the half of the distance can be run as a team relay and is suitable for amateurs as well as for experienced athletes. For beginners and newcomers to the triathlon, there will be a so-called Sprint “distance for the first time give with 750 meters swimming, 50 km cycling and 5 km running. Faris Al Sutan, the captain of the Abu Dhabi triathlon team, which annually worldwide takes part in more than 40 events, believes that the Abu Dhabi International Triathlon will help long term, to establish the Emirate as a fixture in the sport of Triathlon.
Abu Dhabi offers the ideal conditions for such an event: perfect weather, a great course and a Government strongly supported this action. The feedback to some training events here has been very positive. Abu Dhabi International Triathlon is a season for many athletes. a good way to measure the first time again with the world’s elite after the winter break” In March 2010 more than 800 athletes from 30 countries took part in the first Abu Dhabi International Triathlon, including 340 from the Gulf States. It was one of the best occupied fields next to the Hawaii Ironman. Continue to learn more with: Jim Crane. The winners from 2010, Eneko Llanos and Julie Dibens, will in the next year again be. More than 250 athletes have already announced for 2011.
Entry fees apply for registrations until December 1, 2010 of $ 150 for the long and $ 96 for the shorter distance. Later, the charges rise to 180 or $ 123. Teams pay $ 272 for the shorter distance, lone on the Sprint “distance 70 US dollars and teams 112 US dollars.” More information on Abu Dhabi International Triathlon and registration at. Abu Dhabi General information can be found under. Images and press learn more about Abu Dhabi under.