Information about the cut-offs enforced at the Beach House Hotel Hervey Bay 100
Beach House Hotel Hervey Bay 100
The 2023 race will start at 5:45am. Age Groups follow in waves with team waves last.
Swim cutoff - 1 hour after the teams hit the water, which makes the cut-off about 7:45am, giving AG athletes 1 hour plus a little bit to finish the 2km swim.
Bike cutoff - You need to be heading out onto the last lap of your ride (18km left) by 10:00am. This is due to the road being re-opened at 10:45am.
Example - If you swim 1 hour for the 2km, you will be on the bike by around 7:15 You must have ridden 62km then in 2.75 hours (average 22.5kmh) giving you 45minutes to finish the last 18km(average 24kmh)
If you are removed from the bike course by officials at this point, you will be classified as a DNF.
Run Cutoff -We allow 2.5 hours after bike cutoff for the run(1:30pm). To allow us time to pack up, you must have started your last 6km run lap by 12:45pm.Please be mindful that if you are a slow runner, some packing up of the race precinct may have started while you are still going. We won't ever pull down the finish chute however until everyone who wants to finish has finished.
Hervey Bay HitFM50
Start times from 5:45am- Bike cutoff is 8:45am leaving for least lap of bike(23km down 17km to go). Cutoff times should not be a problem for any athlete prepared for the event