Frequently Asked Questions | RBC Super League Triathlon Jersey 2020

1. Race Weekend

Which race categories are available at the event?

Age Group › RBC Super League Sprint Triathlon

Age Group › RBC Super League Enduro Triathlon

Run Race › RBC Race for the Kids

How do I register for a race?

You can register for any Super League race of your choice by visiting Super League Jersey Registration or any race event page listed above.

What time do I need to arrive on race day?

It is recommended to arrive no later than 1 hour 30 minutes before the race starts. Please go to the registration zone located in the Fanzone. Always allow plenty of time to register, prepare your equipment and make your way to the Race Start.

Where can I find my results?

Please visit the section Results on our homepage. All results will be published not later than 7 days post Race.

Where is the lost & found?

Please visit the INFORMATION TENT located at the Fanzone.

Where can I find event related festivities?

For more information on event related festivities please visit Super League’20 Jersey.

Where can I watch the race?

To locate the best race viewing spots, please view the Maps on the event page.

Can my friends and family cross the finish line with me?

The field of play / finish line is strictly for participants of the race.

Can I go into the medical tent to check on the injured relative or friend?

The access to the medical tent is restricted to the medical personnel and patients. If you are listed as an emergency contact, you will be notified.

For any further enquiries please visit the INFORMATION TENT.

For medical assistance as a participant or a spectator please reach out to any member of SLT staff who will be able to assist or radio through for medical assistance.

Where can I park my car?

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2. Before the Race

Are there any age restrictions?

The minimum age requirement for Age Group (adult) race participation is 18 years as of 31 Dec of the current year.

There is no minimum age to participate in the RBC Race for the Kids.

Can I change my personal and race details?

For personal detail changes, please email us at info@superleaguetriathlon. com.

Can I enter multiple events?

You may NOT enter multiple events on the same day.

Where can I see the course map?

View the race maps: Maps

Can I change my wave allocation and my start time?

Please email info@superleaguetriathlon.com if you wish to participate with a friend and we will do our best to facilitate your request.

When will I find out my start time?

Start times will be announced no later than 4 weeks prior to the event.

Can I have the same race start time as my friends?

Due to the nature of our events, course limitations and or mixed abilities of participants unfortunately we cannot guarantee the same start/wave as your friends.

Please email info@superleaguetriathlon.com and we will do our best to accommodate you.

Do I need race day insurance?

The event is covered under Super League Triathlons Public Liability insurance. The event is permitted by British Triathlon. If you are a British Triathlon Federation member, you are covered as part of your membership. All those who are not British Triathlon Federation members will be required to pay a £5 day license at the point of entry.

I have a disability. Can I still participate?

Our race course is not designed to guarantee safety for participants with a disability, but are happy to consider requests to see if we can accommodate you.

Please email requests to: info@superleaguetriathlon.com

My desired race category is not available.

Our formats and races change based on the locations of our events. Please check out our other events to see if your desired race is available at a different venue.

If the race registration has been closed, is there a waiting list?

Unfortunately, we do not operate a waiting list.

I can’t race, can I get a refund?

We do offer transfer or deferral of Race entries.

Please refer to the Terms & Conditions on our website for more information.

Can I transfer my slot to another athlete?

Unfortunately, due to Health & Safety we cannot allow participants to transfer their place to another athlete.

3. After the Race

Where do I return my timing chip?

Please return your timing chip to one of the volunteers located in the finish area. If you leave the finish area without handing back your timing chip, please hand it in at the information tent in the village.

Who do I contact for lost property?

For lost property, please drop by the info tent at the Fanzone to file a report during the Fanzone operation hours.

To contact us after the event, please send an email to info@superleaguetriathlon.com.

Super League Triathlon is not responsible for any lost and/or damage items.

4. Rules

Can I listen to my music while I race?

For safety reasons personal music players are NOT allowed to be used during the race.

Can I use any stroke on the swim?

All strokes are allowed. If you wish to do backstroke, you must notify us prior to the event so we can allocate you to a specific wave.

Can I use disc brakes?

Yes. Disc brakes are allowed.

Can I use my disc wheel?

Disc wheels are allowed in non drafting races, but could still be banned on the basis of safety if wind speeds exceed certain tolerances and we would therefore recommend that all participants consider not using a disc wheel for this event.

Can I use tri bars on my bike?

Tri bars are fine to use.

Do I need a wetsuit?

The wetsuit rules for the event are in line with British Triathlon Federation rules and as such will depend on the water temperature on the day of the event. We therefore strongly recommend all participants come to the event with a wetsuit.

Does my bike helmet meet safety standards?

Helmets must be approved by a recognized national accredited testing authority and meet or exceed the safety standards of the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) and which is clearly labelled by the manufacturer as satisfying such standards.

How can I be sure that the water will be safe to swim in?

Super League takes the safety of its athletes very seriously and conducts Water Quality testing before allowing any athlete to swim.

Is the race draft legal?

All Age Group events are non drafting.

Is drink water available during the race?

Yes. Water is available during the run and at the finish.

Can I get a full refund if I provide a medical certificate?

We do offer transfer or deferral of Race entries. Please refer to the Terms & Conditions on our website for more information.

Where do I find more information on rules and regulations?

The event is run in line with British Triathlon Federation rules which can be found here. Any adaptations to these rules will be communicated in the participant guide no later than 4 weeks prior to the event.

5. Travel & Accommodations

Do I need a travel visa?

Please check visa requirements for travellers from your country by contacting the local embassy or visit Visa & Immigration Policies for more information.

Where can I book my accommodation?

The official event hotel is the Radisson Blu Waterfront.

Address:
Rue De L’Etau St Helier, Jersey
JE2 3WF
United Kingdom

Phone: +44 1534 671 100
Email: info.jersey@radissonblu.com
Website: Radisson Blu Waterfront

The only way to book the official event hotel is through this booking link.

What is the expected temperature in Jersey in September?

The average temperature is 16°C (61F), with the highest temperature of 18°C (64F) and the lowest temperature of 13°C (55F).

What is the water temperature in Jersey in September?

The average water temperature for September is approx. 16°C (61F).

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