ATHLETES

Race Information

2021 Challenge Taiwan 4/24-25



 Organizer:Taiwan Triathlon Sport Development Association



1) Race Distances 

2021 CHALLENGE TAIWAN 4/24-25

 Distance

 Swim

 Bike

 Run

 226 Full Distance (4/24)

 3.8km(2:30)

 180km(8:00)

 42km(6:30)

 113 Half Distance (4/24)

 1.9km(1:30)

 90km(4:00)

 21km(3:30)

 51.5 Olympic Distance (4/25)

 1.5km(0:50)

 40km(1:40)

 10km(1:30)

 25.75 Sprint Distance (4/25) new
 
12-18 years old
 750m(0:30)
 20km(1:00)
 5km(0:40)
 

2021 CHALLENGE JUNIOR 4/25

 Distance

 Swim

 Bike

 Run

 Junior 7-15 years old

 350m

 5km

 2km

 Junior 3-6 years old

 100m

 PUSH BIKE 1.2 km

 800m

※The organizer reserves the right to make changes to the race course and distance depending on changing weather conditions.

 

2) Event Date: 2021 April 24th (Saturday) / April 25th (Sunday)


3) Competition place

Taitung, "the hometown of the sun". There are the most pure ocean, rolling mountains, warm and hospitable residents; also have clear Flowing Lake, beautiful breathtaking coastline and lively and enthusiastic Tie Hua village, every corner of Taitung is full of stories and surprises, let us explore the beauty of Taitung. The swimming course will start by the Flowing Lake, this is an open water place which suitable to swim, the audience can also watch the game comfortable beside the swimming course. In the bike course, athlete will through the lofty Carp Mountain and the spectacular Pacific coastline, the last running course, combined with the lively Taitung city center, quiet and pleasant fields and beach trails, and then the finish line is in the Tie Hua village. Let us celebrate together for a wonderful match day.

 


4)  Race Distances 

April 24th (Saturday)

1. 226km Full Distance: Swim 3800m, Bike 180km, Run 42km, cut-off time at 17 hours.
2. 113km Half Distance: Swim 1900m, Bike 90km, Run 21km, cut-off time at 9 hours.
3.    226,113 Rescue Tube Group (The last echelon, no ranking, but have race result)

April 25th (Sunday)

1.  51.5 Olympic Distance: 51.5km (Swim 1500m, Bike 40km, Run 10km),
       swim cut-off 50 min; bike cut-off 2 hour 35min; run cut-off time at 4 hours.
2.  25.75 Sprint Distance: 25.75km (Swim 750m, Bike 20km, Run 5km),
       swim cut-off 30 min; bike cut-off 1 hour; run cut-off time at 40 min.

3.    51.5,25.75 Rescue Tube Group (The last echelon, no ranking, but have race result)
4.    Junior 7-15 years old (Swim 350m、Bike 5km、Run 2km)
5.    Junior 3-6 years old (Swim 100m、Push Bike 1.2km、Run 800m)

 


5) Registration Method: 

1. Challenge Taiwan Site: 

2. Payment: Credit Card (VISA/MasterCard/JCB)

 
      
 Individual
 Relay

 Sprint 25.75km 12-18y

 US$ 90 + 8% Active Fee

 

 Olympic 51.5km

 US$ 150 + 8% Active Fee

 US$ 243 + 8% Active Fee

 Half (Middle) Distance 113km

 US$ 342 + 8% Active Fee

 US$ 493 + 8% Active Fee

 Full (Long) Distance 226km

 US$ 600 + 8% Active Fee

 US$ 779 + 8% Active Fee

 Challenge Junior 7-15y

 US$ 54 + 8% Active Fee

 Challenge Junior 3-6y

 SOLD OUT

 

 Note: All prices are in USD +8% Active fee.
 See Cancellation and Withdrawal Policy and Important Notes before entering the race.

 

※ Note
1、Please read the Race Information carefully.
2、Please read the Final Early Bird Discount Waiver carefully.
   ※ Athletes who are not 18 years or older will require parental consent and a seperate waiver.

※ Elligibility
18 years or older. 
When checking-in please present your personal ID or documents (passport, driver's license, etc) and sign the waivers for the event.


Download: 2021 CHALLENGE TAIWAN Waiver 
Download: 2021 CHALLENGE TAIWAN JUNIOR Waiver  
Download: PARENTAL CONSENT
Download: GENERAL POWER OF ATTORNEY


6) Age Groups: By Gender and Age 

Athletes will be allocated by their age on the race date of 2021/4/24:

CHALLENGE FULL/HALF

 Male

 Female

 Birth Year

 M18-24

 F18-24

 18 - 24 years old (2003-1997)

 M25-29

 F25-29

 25 - 29 years old (1996-1992)

 M30-34

 F30-34

 30 - 34 years old (1991-1987)

 M35-39

 F35-39

 35 - 39 years old (1986-1982)

 M40-44

 F40-44

 40 - 44 years old (1981-1977)

 M45-49

 F45-49

 45 - 49 years old (1976-1972)

 M50-54

 F50-54

 50 - 54 years old (1971-1967)

 M55-59

 F55-59

 55 - 59 years old (1966-1962)

 M60-64

 F60-64

 60 - 64 years old (1961-1957)

 M65-69

 F65-69

 65 - 69 years old (1956-1952)

 M70-74

 F70-74

 70 - 74 years old (1951-1947)

 M75-79

 F75-79

 75 - 79 years old (1946-1942)

 M80-84

 F80-84

 80 - 84 years old (1941-1937)

 M85-89

 F85-89

 85 - 89 years old (1936-1932)

 Rescue Tube Group (The last echelon, no ranking, but have race result)

Olympic 51.5

 Male

 Female

 Birth Year

 M16-19

 F16-19

 16 - 19 years old (2005-2002)

 M20-24

 F20-24

 20 - 24 years old (2001-1997)

 M25-29

 F25-29

 25 - 29 years old (1996-1992)

 M30-34

 F30-34

 30 - 34 years old (1991-1987)

 M35-39

 F35-39

 35 - 39 years old (1986-1982)

 M40-44

 F40-44

 40 - 44 years old (1981-1977)

 M45-49

 F45-49

 45 - 49 years old (1976-1972)

 M50-54

 F50-54

 50 - 54 years old (1971-1967)

 M55-59

 F55-59

 55 - 59 years old (1966-1962)

 M60-64

 F60-64

 60 - 64 years old (1961-1957)

 M65-69

 F65-69

 65 - 69 years old (1956-1952)

 M70-74

 F70-74

 70 - 74 years old (1951-1947)

 M75-79

 F75-79

 75 - 79 years old (1946-1942)

 M80-84

 F80-84

 80 - 84 years old (1941-1937)

 M85-89

 F85-89

 85 - 89 years old (1936-1932)

 Rescue Tube Group (The last echelon, no ranking, but have race result)

Sprint 25.75

 Male

 Female

 Birth Year

 M16-18

 F16-18

 16 - 18 years old (2005-2003)

 M14-15

 F14-15

 14 - 15 years old (2007-2006)

 M12-13

 F12-13

 12 - 13 years old (2009-2008)

JUNIOR CHALLENGE

 Male

 Female

 Birth Year

 M13-15

 F13-15

 13 - 15 years old (2008-2006)

 M11-12

 F11-12

 11 - 12 years old (2010-2009)

 M9-10

 F9-10

 9 - 10 years old (2012-2011)

 M7-8 

 F7-8

 7 - 8 years old (2014-2013)

JUNIOR PUSH BIKE GROUP CHALLENGE

 Male

 Female

 Birth Year

 M5-6

 F5-6

 5 - 6 years old (2016-2015)

 M3-4

 F3-4

 3 - 4 years old (2018-2017)

Finisher T-Shirt size chart:

226 / 113 / 51.5 / 25.75 Finisher Shirt Sizes

(CM)

XS

S

M

L

XL

XXL

height

150-160

161-166

167-172

173-178

179-185

186-191

chest

86

88

90

100

104

112

length

62

62

64

70

74

78

 

Junior Finisher Shirt Sizes

(CM)

XS

S

M

L

XL

height

↓120

130

140

150

160↑

chest

74

80

84

92

94

length

53

58

60

62

64

 


7)   Cancellation and Refund Policy 

  • I (group) and my guardian agree that this plan cannot be transferred. If due to force majeure factors (injuries, business trips, training, etc.), relevant documents such as medical certificates, company certificates, documents issued by public authorities, etc. must be provided to the conference to apply for postponement/retirement, and related handling fees shall be paid .

  • Handling fee for application for postponement (relevant certificates such as medical certificate, company certificate, and documents issued by public authorities must be provided):
    (1) Competitors in the 226km group need to pay a $1,800 handling fee to apply for the postponement.
    (2) Competitors in the 113km group must pay a $1,200 handling fee to apply for a postponement.
    (3) Competitors in the 51.5km group must pay a $500 handling fee to apply for a postponement.
    (4) Competitors in the 25.75km group must pay a $500 handling fee to apply for a postponement.
    (5) Starting from March 1, 2021, the conference will not accept applications for postponement due to any factors.
    (6) Contestants are obliged to contact the conference and confirm that the application for the postponement has been accepted. The postponement application must be sent to help@challenge-taiwan.com by email. The conference will reply to the application status by email after receiving the application.

  • Players who apply for withdrawal must provide relevant certificates such as medical certificates, wedding and funeral documents, company certification documents, etc.
    (1) If you apply for withdrawal before 23:59 on February 28, 2021, players will get a 50% refund of the registration fee.
    (2) From March 1, 2021, no withdrawal will be made due to any factors.
    (3) Contestants are obliged to contact the conference and confirm that the withdrawal application has been accepted. The withdrawal application must be sent to help@challenge-taiwan.com by email. The conference will reply to the application acceptance status after receiving the application.
    (4) Registration fees, such as credit card fees, supermarket fees, and platform processing fees, are non-refundable.

  • If the event cannot be held because the event is not attributable to the organizer, the qualification will be postponed to the next event. Players who choose to refund if unable to participate, please apply for withdrawal during the standard period of the conference, and the conference will refund 90% % Registration fee (10% deducted for administrative processing fee).

  • Before the conference has announced any decisions, the postponement will be handled in accordance with the regulations, and contestants may not make individual requests to the conference for any reason.

  • I (group) and my guardian have carefully read, understood and agreed to abide by the provisions of the plan announced by the conference.

 


8)    Insurance

1) Organizer will ensure each athlete with "Public Accidental Insurance".

Coverage includes accidental death of NT$5,000,000, elliglble to receive a medical deductible of $ 2,500. 

2) Please have your own insurance where needed. 

3) TSDA will help athletes to do the indemnity work and acquire reimburse expense but won’t offer any damage compensation or sympathy claim.

4) Please have your Health Insurance Card with you at the race.

5) Please note:

The organizer shall not assume any liability for health risks on the part of the participant in relation to the participation in the event.

The participant is aware of the fact that the participation in the event has inherent risks, and that a risk of serious injuries, or even death, cannot be excluded.

The participant confirms and agrees that he shall himself be responsible for determining whether he is sufficiently fit and of good health in order to take part in the event without any concerns.

He further confirms that no doctor or person of comparable position has recommended not to take part in the event.