SWIM RELATED QUESTIONS
Do i need to wear swimming caps and goggles?
Cap only if your Scalp Hair is more than 6 inches, Goggles personal choice
Do i need to Shower before the plunge?
Can i keep a Water Bottle on the ledge while i swim?
Do I need to wear Swimming gear while swimming or i can jump in my cycling/running clothes?
Can i swim in any stroke?
How will i be timed for the swimming part?
You will Marshalls noting your time taken in each lap
Is there any Transition time?
How will i know how many laps i have finished ?
Ask the Time keeping Marshal
What If i fail to touch the ledge at the end of the lap and turn around without touching?
You will need to do the lap Again
What do I do if suddenly feel tired in the middle of my swim?
Hold the lane diving rope and stop to swim or try to get out of the Pool without disturbing others
Are there any cut offs in the swim part of various Triathlon Categories?
Yes – read the rules section
What if i am unable to finish in allotted time?
You will be asked to come out of the Pool
How do Marshals identify me when i am in the pool ?
You will have your Id Number written on your fore arms
Do need to bring in any certificate stating i can swim the distance signed for?
Where do i change to cycling clothes after my swim?
Rest Room or Cycle parking area
Are there any lockers Available?
Yes but you get your own Padlocks
Can i bring something to eat near the Pool deck?
No Food allowed at the Pool Deck