EVENT DESCRIPTION - 750M20KM5KM
Returning in 2021!
Welcome back to Walvis Bay!
Below is helpful information and resources to help plan your trip out to CSR. All of our events take place in rain or shine. If lightning does occur, delays will be handled. Due to an overwhelming of delays, event cancellation is possible. CSR does not offer refunds due to inclement weather.
*CSR Walvis Bay Limited to 50 Participants.
Event Start: The Raft Restaurant / Protea Hotel by Marriott
Transition: Protea Hotel by Marriott
Finish Line: Protea Hotel by Marriott
Packet Pick-Up, Race Day Registration & Transition Opens: 6:30 AM
Packet Pick-Up, Race Day Registration Closes & Transition Closes: 7:45 AM
Sprint Triathlon Event Briefing: 7:50 AM
Sprint Triathlon Start (The Raft): 8:00 AM
Sprint Triathlon Awards Ceremony: 10:00 AM
All Equipment Out of Transition: 11:00 AM
Walvis Bay will have the athletes entering into the South Atlantic Ocean, off Lagoon Promenade Rd (Swim start at The Raft)! This swim will feature a rectangular course, marked with colored buoys - athletes advancing towards Protea Hotel (Lagoon Front). CSR Multisport in conjunction with OTB Sport, will have various number of first responders along the swim course, offering any assistance to athletes.
Sprint Triathlon: 750m
Athletes will then exit the swim, running along Lagoon Promenade Rd towards Protea Hotel by Marriott, to transition. This bike course features a circuit format (Out-and-Back) with spectacular backdrop views of Namib-Naukluft National Park, South Atlantic Ocean, and City of Walvis Bay. Turnaround at The Salt Pan (Salt Works / Salt Pan Rd) Each lap on the bike course consist of 6.1 miles (estimated) / 10km, expect quick times and personal records!
Sprint Triathlon: 12.1mi/20km (2 Laps)
Finishing the bike course, athletes will be on approach towards Transition B (The Esplanade). Run course features a circuit format along Lagoon Promenade Road. Finishing Line at Protea Hotel by Marriott Walvis Bay Pelican Bay.
Sprint Triathlon: 3.1mi/5km (1 Lap / Turnaround at 2.5km)
As a participant of CSR Walvis Bay:
- CSR Walvis Bay Race Number
- HE>i Tote Bag w/ Extras
- Assorted Fruit Options
- CSR Finisher Medal
Awards will be provided to our Top Five Overall participants in the Sprint Triathlon.
- 1st Place Male and Female Overall: $150 USD + CSR TNF Black Cap
- 2nd Place Male and Female Overall: $125 USD
- 3rd Place Male and Female Overall: $100 USD
- 4th Place Male and Female Overall: $75 USD
- 5th Place Male and Female Overall: $50 USD
GENERAL QUESTIONS & INQUIRES
Please Contact, Event Coordinator Charmaine Shannon of Namibian Triathlon Federation.
Mobile: +264 81 246 2767
PROFESSIONAL / ELITE ATHLETE CRITERIA
Any athlete wishing to enter CSR Walvis Bay as a Professional, must maintain a valid Professional / Elite License from their Governing Triathlon Federation.
2019 CSR Walvis Bay Results - Link
2020 CSR Walvis Bay Results - Link