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OLYMPIC BY RELIEF

Saturday October 22, 2022

RELAY TEST

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In the Ocean Lava Lanzarote relay event, all those who wish to participate can participate, up to a maximum of 20 teams, provided they register as a team of 2 or 3 components.

Each of the people that make up the teams will cover one, or two in the case of teams made up of two people, of the modalities. Each of the members will finish the competition in the established distance. Time will not stop from the departure of the first member until the arrival of the last.

Teams made up of three people must each carry out one of the modalities. In other words, one person will swim 1.5 km, another will do the bicycle circuit (40 km) and the other will run 10 km on foot.

In the event that the team is made up of two people, one of them will carry out two modalities and the second, the remaining modality.

This team must inform the organization by email to info@oceanlavalanzarote.com with a maximum notice of 15 days before the relay distribution test.

  • There will be a specific relay zone enabled for this competition that will have an approximate length of 15 meters. Any relay carried out outside this space will be considered a serious offense and will lead to the disqualification of the team.
  • The relay will be completed when the finishing athlete makes contact with his/her hand, or places the chip on the next relay within the Relay Zone.
  • If the contact (or chip change) occurs outside the relay zone, the team will be disqualified.
  • If the relay is not made, the team will be disqualified.
  • Before the relay takes place, the athletes wait in the relay area under the orders of the Officials.
  • Only the last member of the team is allowed to cross the finish line.
DESCRIPTION OF THE ROUTE "SWIMMING"

Departure from and arrival at the large beach of Puerto del Carmen. A distance of 1500 meters will be carried out in a single lap circuit

There will be a liquid refreshment station (only water) in the bicycle transition area.

OLYMPIC RELAY SWIMMING CUT-OFF TIME – 09:15 a.m.

DESCRIPTION OF THE ROUTE "CYCLING"

Con Drafting (it is allowed to go to wheel)

  • Departure from the transition park along Avenida de las Playas in the direction of Calle Norway.
  • Go up Norway Street until it joins the LZ-40.
  • Once incorporated into the LZ – 40 towards the airport to the turning point.
  • Once we have made the turn, we head towards the Toro roundabout and turn at the second turning point.
  • When we reach the height of the exit to the Rancho Texas roundabout (Norwegian Street) we will have a complete turn.
  • We do another complete circuit on the LZ – 40 and we will have the second lap.
  • We begin the last lap of the LZ-40 circuit and when we reach the exit to the Rancho Texas roundabout (Norwegian Street), we will take the exit to return along Norway Street and Las Playas Avenue to the transition park.

3 laps of the LZ circuit – 40.

There is no refreshment station on the bike route for the Olympic distance.

CUT-OFF TIME FOR RELAY OLYMPIC CYCLING – 11:15 a.m.
DESCRIPTION OF THE ROUTE “RACE ON FOOT”
  • Departure from the transition park along Avenida de las Playas in the direction of Calle Norway along the bike lane (through the lane on our left).
  • Once we have passed the intersection of Calle Norway, we run along the asphalt (in the lane to our left) until we reach the turning point located on Avenida de las Playas in front of the Costa Mar Shopping Center.
  • We return in the same way by the opposite lane to the one we left until we reach the turning point located before the finish line.
  • We turn around and start the second lap.
  • Once the second lap is complete, we do not make the turn and enter the finish line.

2 laps of the Avenida de Las Playas circuit.

The refreshment station will be located at the height of the Dolomiti Ice Cream Parlor, being able to take refreshment stations both on the way out and on the way back from the circuit. In total there will be 4 aid stations to complete the 10 kilometres:

1st. 1.1 kilometer

2nd. 4.1 kilometer

3rd. 6.1 kilometer

4th. 9.1 kilometer

CUT-OFF TIME FOR THE OLYMPIC FOOT RACE RELAY – 12:45 p.m.