Walvis Bay | Protea Hotels by Marriott Pelican Bay
2022: February & October
EVENT DESCRIPTION: 1500M40KM10KM + 750M20KM5KM + 400M10KM2.5KM
Welcome to Walvis Bay, returning laid back in February and October of 2022!
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 T-REX TRIBE NAMIBIA (February) Limited to 200 Participants.
*CSR T-REX TRIBE NAMIBIA (October) Limited to 200 Participants.
Online and Paper Registration Opening Soon
NOTICE: Pre Registration (Reservation) Available by Event Coordinator Direct Contact
Event Start: The Raft Restaurant / Protea Hotels by Marriott Pelican Bay
Transition: Protea Hotels by Marriott Pelican Bay
Finish Line: Protea Hotels by Marriott Pelican Bay
Packet Pick-Up, Race Day Registration & Transition Opens: 6:00 AM
Packet Pick-Up, Race Day Registration Closes: 7:25 AM
Transition Closes: 7:45 AM
Day and Event Briefing: 7:45 AM
Standard Triathlon (A Race) Start: 8:00 AM
Standard Duathlon (B Race) Start: 8:00 AM
Sprint Triathlon (A Race) Start: 10:30 AM
Sprint Duathlon (B Race) Start: 10:30 AM
Super Sprint Triathlon (B Race) Start: 12:00 PM
Kids Duathlon (C Race) Start: 1:00 PM
AFFILIATED ACCOMMODATIONS & LOGISTICS
Protea Hotels by Marriott Pelican Bay
Maintaining fluency throughout the day, Protea Hotels by Marriott Pelican Bay will be home to three different transition zones.
CSR will have the athletes entering into the South Atlantic Ocean, just outside of Protea Hotels by Marriott Pelican Bay! This swim will feature a rectangular course, marked with colored buoys - athletes advancing towards the backdoor of Protea Hotels (Lagoon Front). CSR in conjunction with OTB Sport, will have various number of first responders along the swim course, offering any assistance to athletes.
Standard Triathlon: 1500M
Sprint Triathlon: 750M
Super Sprint Triathlon: 400M
Athletes will then exit the swim, running along Lagoon Promenade Rd, to transition. This bike course features an "Out-and-Back Format" 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) - expect quick times and personal records!
Standard Triathlon: 40KM
Sprint Triathlon: 20KM
Super Sprint Triathlon: 10KM
Finishing the bike course, athletes will be on approach towards Transition Zone (The Esplanade). Run course features a circuit format along Lagoon Promenade Road. Finishing Line at Protea Hotels by Marriott Pelican Bay.
Standard Triathlon: 10KM
Sprint Triathlon: 5KM
Super Sprint Triathlon: 2.5KM
Individual Take Aways:
- CSR T-REX TRIBE NAMIBIA Race Number
- CSR T-REX TRIBE NAMIBIA Finisher Medal
- HE>i Tote Bag
- HE>i Accessories
- Local Vendor Stands and Music
- Assorted Fruit Options
- Stocked Aid Stations
Prize Money and Awards will be provided to our Top Three Overall (Gender Split) participants in the following events:
- Standard Triathlon (A Race) (Prize Money Eligibility: Professional / Elite & Amateur) (Current Pool: $750.00 USD)
- Standard Duathlon (B Race) (Wonderful Gifts Await)
- Sprint Triathlon (A Race) (Prize Money Eligibility: Professional / Elite & Amateur) (Current Pool: $500.00 USD)
- Sprint Duathlon (B Race) (Wonderful Gifts Await)
- Super Sprint Triathlon (B Race) (Wonderful Gifts Await)
- Kids Duathlon (C Race) (Wonderful Gifts Await)
NOTICE: Top Three Overall will have the option to receive their Prize Money in Cryptocurrency (Ethereum, Polygon or Bitcoin)
NOTICE: Be on the lookout for Random Prizes!
REGISTRATION, GENERAL QUESTIONS & INQUIRES
Event Coordinator/T-Rex Tribe & NTF, Charmaine Shannon
Mobile: +264 81 246 2767
Event Coordinator/Swim Course, Johan Esterhuyse
Mobile: +264 81 287 4717
Event Coordinator, Gabe Manner
Mobile: +1 303 210 4596
Registration Fee: N$250.00 + NTF Membership
PROFESSIONAL / ELITE ATHLETE CRITERIA
Any athlete wishing to enter CSR T-Rex Tribe Namibia 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
2021 CSR Walvis Bay Results - TBD