Current watertemperature

Within the last month before the race, the temperature of the designated swimming course has dipped to a slightly chilling 19 degrees Celsius. Given the weather forecast the watertemperature might just stay levelled.   

Athletes Welcome: Meet & Eat

 

Friday after the briefing all athletes (Long Distance and World Championships) can enjoy a welcoming meal together. Tickets are seperately and exclusively sold at registration at a going rate of 15 Euro and need to be booked in advance by e-mail, stating your name, country and the amount of tickets. When booking tickets, payment is obligatory.

  

Kick-Off


2008 will be an exceptional year for the UPC Holland Triathlon. World Championships and the Long Distance in perfect co-existence, the added Sunday creating an entire triathlon-filled weekend. The organisation deems it necessary to appropriately usher in one of it’s most promising years with an extra festive kick-off.

The kick-off will commence the 18th of May at 11:00 AM; location will be the Havenkom (Sluiskade, Almere), the spot that will be the epicentre of global triathlon for one weekend in 2008. After a cup of coffee and a speech by the organisations’ chairwoman there’s the possibility of exploring the cycling course in bunch, and show the competition the first glimpse of your toned calves.

UPC Holland Triathlon Expo 2008 

 

During the UPC Holland Triathlon on August 29th, 30th and 31st, it is possible to rent a stand at the triathlon expo. This year the expo will take place during a period of three days with the World Championship o³ as an absolute climax!


Read more Click this link to read more

Download the participation form

Click this link to download the participation form


UPC Holland Triathlon EXPO 2008

During the UPC Holland Triathlon on August 29th, 30th and 31st, it is possible to rent a stand at the triathlon expo. This year the expo will take place during a period of three days with the World Championship o³ as an absolute climax!

Read more Click this link to read more

Download the participation form
Click this link to download the participation form

Closing dinner & awarding ceremony
A great event deserves a great closing. The World Championships will have a closing that combines dinner with an awarding ceremony and topclass entertainment. Approximately one hour after the race comes to an end, all athletes are invited to join the festivities at the ‘Topsporthal’ in Almere. Would you like to read the whole story? Click here.

 

Closing & Awarding ceremony

The closing ceremony of the World Championships 2008 includes a buffet for the participating athletes. Family, friends and others can join the meal at a going rate of € 15,- (when pre-registering) or € 20,- (at the door). During the closing ceremony the awarding ceremony for Age Group athletes will take place. Anyone who is interested in seeing the awarding ceremony, though not joining the meal, has access to the accommodation.

Program closing ceremony

  • 19.30 hrs   Topsporthal open
  • 20.00 hrs   Buffet open
  • 20.30 hrs   Awarding ceremony WC 2008
  • 21.15 uur   Buffet closed
  • 21.30 uur   Performance Big, Black & Beautiful
  • 22.00 uur   Goodbye