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Posted On: 31 March 2014 05:32 pm
Updated On: 11 January 2022 08:29 am

The Pearl Triathlon

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Mar1 Pearl triathalon

Event Details:

The Pearl-Qatar Triathlon is the first of its kind triathlon event, set at the most stunning grounds in Qatar, "The Pearl, Qatar" island.
It will be the ultimate triathlon challenge before the final end of the winter season with Sprint Distance, and the more challenging Olympic Distance to choose from.
This event offers a unique triathlon experience within the breath-taking views of The Pearl-Qatar, having the best beach front swim start in the clear blue waters of the Arabian Gulf. It will be followed by a bike course in the scenic roads of The Pearl-Qatar with designated bike courses that are conducive for riders to pace up to. The run course starts with the opportunity to sprint past the picturesque streets of the colorful Venetian-inspired precinct of Qanat Quartier. The challenging yet panoramic streets of Qanat Quartier, will certainly make this worth the effort. The course will conclude to the event ground of the enchanting Lido Venezia beach.

Start Time: 06:30 am
Cut Off Time: Sprint 3h / Olympic 4h
Race Pack Collection: At the Race briefing & carbo loading, the night before the race; or on-site at the day of the event. On-site race pack collection will open at 5:00am.

Start Location: Lido Venezia beach front, Qanat Quartier, The Pearl, Qatar
Finish Location: Lido Venezia beach, Qanat Quartier, The Pearl, Qatar
Parking Details: Free parking available on site. Parking locations to be advised.

Timing: ProChip Timing
Time Certificates: Online for Download
Medals for: Finishers
Course Difficulty: Moderate
Course Highlights: Swim course will be a beach start at the Lido Venezia beach. Bike course will be in the scenic roads of The Pearl-Qatar. Run course will start passing through the Venetian-inspired Qanat Quartier and finish back to Lido Venezia.
Suggested Spectator Areas: At the beach and event ground. Along side the bike and run routes.
Support Stations: For the bike route, health station every 10km and run route every 2km.