THE GPS coordinates of the race location are: N 37º 44’22 W 25º 39’46 in Ponta Delgada city.
Saturday, November, 4th, 2017: 9:00 a.m. - Swimming training
4:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. - Registration in Portas do Mar complex (Pavilhão do Mar)
6:30 p.m. - Race briefing at the Pavilhão do Mar
Sunday, November, 5th, 2017: 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. - Registration in Portas do Mar complex (Pavilhão do Mar)
8:40 a.m. - Opening of the transition zone and technical verification of the triathlon equipment and placement of the bicycles in the transition zone
9:40 a.m. - Closing of the transition zone
9:00 a.m. - Start of the Ocean Lava Azores Aquathlon race
9:35 a.m. - Time limit of the participants competing in Aquathlon race
9:45 a.m. - Start of the Ocean Lava Azores Sprint distance triathlon
10:00 a.m. - Start of the Ocean Lava Azores Half distance triathlon - Portuguese National Long Distance Triathlon Club Championships
17:15 a.m. - Awards dinner & Pasta party for all participants at the Pavilhão do Mar
**In the end of the competion, after the arrival of the last athlete in the cycling segment of the race, athletes would be able to pick up their bicycles and equipment from the transition zone by the displaying their race number at the entrance. The time limit for carrying out bicycles from the transition zone shall be 15 minutes after the last athlete has completed the half distance triathlon race.