TSC TRI & CORPORATE CUP
The Corporate Cup is the first event of the BVI triathlon season. It’s open to individual men and women, Open Teams and Corporate Teams and consists of a 450m swim, 20k bike ride and 5k run.
Next event: Sunday, February 2, 2020 - Start time: 7.30am
Two opportunities to register:
- Tortola Sports Club on Thursday, 30 January from 5.00pm -6.00pm
- Tortola Sports Club on Friday, 31 January from 5.30 to 6.30 pm
CATEGORIES & COSTS
This is the only triathlon of the year to have a specific corporate category (participants must all work at the same company).
Cost is $100 per corporate team.
You can also do it as individual or open team at a cost of $20 per person.
(Note that your team swimmer can complete the individual event as well as being the swimmer from your team)
Prizes for the 1st, 2nd and 3rd placed man, woman and team. Awards at the sports club over breakfast after the race. Only Corporate teams eligible for Corporate Cup.
The triathlon starts on the beach at Baughers Bay (the small beach next to the Peter Island Ferry dock). Please park your car in the car park at the Peter Island Ferry dock.
SWIM 450 metres RACECOURSE: the swim racecourse begins and ends at the Baughers Bay beach (the swim course will be clearly marked).
BIKE 20 km (NOTE: NO drafting. Aero bars allowed) The bike ride begins at the Baughers Bay beach (if you are a solo competitor you need to leave your running gear at the sports club before you start the race) RACECOURSE: turn left out of Baughers Bay beach and cycle to town along the dual carriageway. At the end of the dual carriageway continue through town on Waterfront Drive past Pussers, The Pub, etc. Once past Prospect Reef continue along the Ocean Road though Duffs Bottom and Sea Cows Bay. Keep going through Nanny Cay and continue past Ocean Reef Apartments, the turn around point is around 500 meters past the Ocean Reef Apartments (there will be a marshal there to tell you to turn around and to check you in). The second half of the race is from the turn around point back the same way to TSC.
RUN 5 km The run starts and ends at TSC. RACECOURSE: turn left out of TSC and run along the dual carriageway all of the way to the end of the dual carriageway (by the Quomar Building) run around the roundabout and run down the other side of the dual carriageway all the way into town. At the end of the dual carriageway turn left onto De Castro Street and run down that road past Bolo’s and Scotia Bank. At the crossroads at Scotia Bank go straight over follow the road past Island Video and Ample Hamper. At the the new Banco Popular turn right and run up Administration Drive past FirstCaribbean International Bank. At the top of Administration Drive (a marshal will be there to check you in) turn right and run up Waterfront drive up to the roundabout then run up the dual carriageway all of the way back up to TSC. The race ends at TSC. THIS IS A FUN TRIATHLON While it is recognized that entrants will give it their all, they should recognize that the event is a fun triathlon, the marshals and organizers in the event will try their best to make sure that everything is performed as well as possible. Please treat the event in the fun spirit in which is it intended.
2020 TSC Tri & Corporate Cup
TSC Tri & Corporate Cup News
Richard Morgan’s two year reign as TSC Tri champion ended today (Feb 8) when Antony Spencer beat him by one minute and 36 seconds.
The first event of the Virgin Islands triathlon season took place on Saturday in Road Town.
The fifth annual Tortola Sports Club Triathlon was won by Richard Morgan, the national sprint champion, for the second consecutive year. He shaved almost a minute of last year’s time when finished in 1 hour and 5 seconds.
Mr. Morgan was also the fastest cyclist with a time of 32:15,” while John Argyros was second in the Men’s Division with a time of 1:52,’ followed by Adrian Dale in third place. James Carr finished in fifth place in the Men’s Division, but had the fastest run time of 19:25.”
The first event of the BVI triathlon season, the TSC Tri is set to take place on Saturday, February 9. This fun fundraiser for the Tortola Sports Club is open to individual men and women, Open Teams and Corporate Teams and consists of a 750m swim, 20k bike ride and 5k run. The swim starts at the beach of Baugher’s Bay at 7 am. Registration will take place at the Tortola Sports Club at 6pm on Friday, February 8.
In the fourth annual TSC Tri and second battle for the Corporate Cup introduced last year, Ogier beat Appleby by 57 seconds to wrestle the Cup from Deloitte who fielded three teams in a bid to keep it in their boardroom. Ogier, with Simon Schilder swimming, Gareth “I’m just off the couch” Thomas cycling, and Claire-Louise Whiley running, won with a time of 1 hour 9 minutes and 12 seconds. Deloitte 1 was third.
The first event of the BVI triathlon season, the TSC Tri is set to take place on Saturday, February 11. This fun fundraiser for the Tortola Sports Club is open to individual men and women, Open Teams and Corporate Teams and consists of a 750m swim, 20k bike ride and 5k run. The swim starts at the beach of Baughers Bay at 7 am.
Sixteen teams competed in the 2011 TSC Tri – six in the inaugural Corporate Cup category and ten in the Open Teams category. Deloitte #1 took the Corporate Cup while Horizon Yacht Charters bested the other Open Teams. In the individual categories, Chris Ghiorse won Men’s and Kay Reddy the Women’s. The 2011 event, that took place Saturday, February 12th, saw the best turnout to date.