Triathlon & Sportive Camp (16 - 20 Apr 2020)* ·
This camp offers an exciting opportunity to participate in both a triathlon and Sportive in the same weekend. The annual Marina de Las Salinas Triathlon offers a draft-legal, sprint distance race in this coastal Murcian town. The Marcha Campo de Cartagena is a 116km fully supported sportive with rolling closed roads. For full details see the description below.
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Summary: This camp offers an exciting opportunity to participate in both a triathlon and Sportive in the same weekend. The annual Marina de Las Salinas Triathlon offers a draft-legal, sprint distance race in this coastal Murcian town. The Marcha Campo de Cartagena is a 116km fully supported sportive with rolling closed roads.
Triathlon Race Profile:
750m sea swim normally with wetsuits optional.
20km flat bike on closed roads in and around the Las Salinas de San Pedro park
5km flat run segment around the marina area
After exerting yourself in the triathlon a Spanish "Marcha" is a great way to get carried around great countryside
The group rides as one at a steady pace and stop together for refueling (Spanish style)
Normally there a some fun sections with prizes awarded on key climbs
116 km on rolling closed roads with 600m ascent
Fully supported with lead car, police motorcyclists, first aid support and feed stations
Accommodation: Our Murcia base offers a varied choice of bike friendly accommodation options:
4* HB Hotel - Los Alcazares (Coastal/Town Centre)
Difficulty: This sprint distance triathlon is suitable for novices. However, if you’re a seasoned triathlete then the you’re sure to find some serious competition as this event forms part of the annual Murcia triathlon league. The sportive is a recreational event which would suit level 1/2 riders.
Pro-style Support: The EC team will be on hand to handle race entry and registration leading up to the race (sometimes some what of complex process). On the day of the event we’ll transport you to the race venue, translate the race briefing and be on hand to assist with any last minute issues.
Minimum numbers: A minimum of 4 people are required in order for this camp to go ahead.
Single Supplement: Contact us for single supplement prices.
Thur 16 Apr: Scheduled airport transfer from Murcia airport (RMU), welcome briefing, bike checks, short local ride..
Fri 17 Apr: Local ride AM including course recce.
Sat 18 Apr: Race PM.
Sun 19 Apr: 30 minute Transfer to Cartagena for sportive.
Mon 20 Apr. Recovery ride option, scheduled transfer to Murcia airport (RMU).
Price: 4night/5-day camp - 645 Euros.
Event Entry: Entries for the 2020 event have not yet opened. We are however, accepting provisional bookings for this camp.
Event cancellation: If the event is cancelled for any reason then EC will schedule an event of similar difficulty/terrain. Any event refunds will be returned in full to our customers.
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