THE HALF-IRONMAN DISTANCE
1.900m swim, 90km bike and 21,1km run – it's the main race and you can be part of it on the following categories:
The division also known as “pro division” is for professional athletes only, male and female. Athletes in this division will only place in this division and will not place in the age-groups (to win the cash prizes however you will need to place on top of the overall classification and not just in the elite / pro division).
This is probably the more common of all divisions and one in which you compete according to your sex and age group: 20 – 24, 25 – 29, 30 – 34, 35 – 39, 40 – 44, 45 – 49, 50 – 54, 55 – 59, e +60. We are considering the year of birth and not the month (i.e.: An athelete that celebrates his anniversary after the event date and it's changing the age group, will already be part of the next group - a 24 year-old athlete celebrating 25 in december, will be participate on 25 - 29 group).
This division is for male athletes with over 90kg and female athletes with over 80kg, regardless of their age. If you register for this division you must weight yourself at the race office during package pick-up and you will not place in the Age-group divisions, just Clydesdale and overall.
Is an individual division for participants in top jobs such as CEO’s, CFO’s, Administrators, business owners, General Managers, etc.
This is a division for participants in any branch of the army.