Event Guide 2017

Thursday, July 6

11.00 a.m.  Press conference in the “Kulturfabrik” Roth

12.00 a.m. - 06.00 p.m. Registration at the registration tent / Triathlon Park

12.00 a.m. - 06.30 p.m. Triathlon Expo in the Triathlon Park

05.00 p.m.  “Erdinger Urweisse” Party at the Expo 

05.30 p.m. “Bambini” run Hilpoltstein

08.15 p.m. “Nightrun” from Hilpoltstein to Roth, Finish Triathlon Park

Events on Thursday

ERDINGER URWEISSE HUT
Triathlon fans are invited to enjoy the spacious beer garden at the Erdinger Urweisse Hut with its Bavarian dishes and Erdinger wheat beer specialties. On opening night visitors can enjoy live music.

WHEN?
Thursday 6 July 2017 from 5pm to approx. 10pm

WHERE?
ERDINGER Urweisse Hut at the entrance to the Triathlon-Park

HIGHLIGHTS:
At 5pm meet and greet the top DATEV Challenge Roth pros in their traditional dirndl and lederhosen
and share a refreshing Erdinger alcohol-free beer.

WHO CAN TAKE PART?
Everyone

REGISTRATION:
Not necessary

INFO:
www.erdinger-alkoholfrei.de



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'BAMBINI RUN'
The must-do run event for children, organised by the Hilpoltstein’s Culture and Tourism Office, together with the La Carrera Rothsee Tri Team. Entry is open to all children aged three to six years old with two start groups (ages 3 to 4 and ages 5 to 6). The course runs from the square to the end of Market Street/start of Siegert Road and back and is about 150m long.

WHEN?
Thursday 6 July 2017, starting at 5.30pm

WHERE?
Market Place, Hilpoltstein

HIGHLIGHTS:
Certificates and medals are lovingly made by the Hilpoltstein kindergartens – the Schutzengel-Kindergarten, the Bartimäus-Kindergarten, the Arche Noah-Kindergarten, the Kinderhort Räuberkiste and the St. Martin-Kindergarten Meckenhausen.

WHO CAN TAKE PART?
All children aged three to six years

REGISTRATION:
Not necessary

INFO:
Hilpoltstein Culture and Tourism Office
Phone 09174 / 978-505
Email: tourismus@hilpoltstein.de
www.hilpoltstein.de./challenge


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"NIGHT RUN"
The night run is a popular event with over 200 runners enjoying a relaxing evening run, including some
DATEV Challenge Roth participants. At 8.15pm Mayor Markus Mahl sends the runners off on the 11.6km course. Then the La Carrera Rothsee Tri Team takes over to make sure every runner makes it home safely.

WHEN?
Thursday 6 July 2017, starting at 8.15pm after the Bambini Run

WHERE?
Hilpoltstein Market Place

HIGHLIGHTS:
From 5:30 pm there is music and info from TEAMCHALLENGE and refreshments from 'Landbrauerei Pyraser'.

WHO CAN TAKE PART?
Everyone

REGISTRATION:
Not necessary

INFO:
Hilpoltstein Culture and Tourism Office
Phone 09174 / 978-505
Email: tourismus@hilpoltstein.de
www.hilpoltstein.de./challenge

Friday, July 7

06.30 a.m. -  09.00 a.m.  blueseventy swim training in the Main-Donau-Kanal /swim start

08.30 a.m. -  09.00 p.m. Triathlon Expo in the Triathlon Park

09.00 a.m. -  09.00 p.m. Registration at the registration tent / Triathlon Park

09.00 a.m. “Morning Run with Frodo”  Run with Triathlon World Champion Jan Frodenoalong
the Main-Donau-Kanal after the swim training

10.00 a.m. - 05.00 p.m. For media: press centre (Schützenhaus) open

04.00 p.m. -  05.00 p.m. The city of Roth presents itself - Triathlon Park

05.00 p.m. - 12.00 p.m. Welcome-Party, powered by BAYERN 3, market square

05.45 p.m. - 10.00 p.m. Challenge-forAll in the public baths of Roth

06.00 p.m. -  08.00 p.m. Bernbacher Carbo Party at the festival tent

Events on Friday

SPECTACULAR SHOW ON THE FLOATING STAGE – THE CITY OF ROTH INTRODUCES ITSELF
Before the triathletes take on the long distance race on Sunday, they are treated to a warm welcome by the City of Roth on the floating stage in Triathlon Park with a colorful mix of music, dance and show.

WHEN?
Friday 7 July 2017 from 4pm to 5pm

WHERE?
Floating Stage at Triathlon Park

HIGHLIGHTS:
During the breaks in the performance, Mayor Ralph Edelhäußer will interview some interesting triathlon personalities.

WHO CAN PARTICIPATE:
All guests are warmly welcomed

REGISTRATION:
Not necessary


INFO:
www.stadt-roth.de


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WELCOME PARTY WITH BAYERN 3

Together TEAMCHALLENGE, BAYERN 3 and Roth food vendors invite the town to enjoy the sporting musical highlight of the year on Friday night – the legendary BAYERN 3 Party at the Roth Market Place. Last year the party attracted over 6,000 people to celebrate the start of DATEV Challenge Roth.

WHEN?
Friday 15 July from 5pm

WHERE?
Rother Market Place

HIGHLIGHTS:
A live DJ will get the party going from 5pm before the historic market square is transformed by the BAYERN 3 band into party central while the Roth food outlets provide sustenance.

REGISTRATION:
Not required – free admission!

INFO:
www.stadt-roth.de


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"CHALLENGE FOR ALL"
Challenge forAll is a highlight of the Roth Triathlon weekend with its multiple distances and race categories. From sprint distance to corporate teams to family teams, there is something for everyone.

WHEN?
Friday 7 July and Saturday 8 July 2017

WHERE?

Public Baths of Roth

HIGHLIGHTS:
At Challenge forAll you can have a taste of triathlon and be part of the large Challenge Family

WHO CAN TAKE PART?
Everyone from 10 to 99 years

REGISTRATION:
Registration is required prior to 26 June 2017

INFO AND REGISTRATION:
www.challenge-forAll.de


Saturday, July 8

06.30 a.m. -  09.00 a.m. blueseventy-swim training in the Main-Donau-Kanal / Swim Start

08.30 a.m. -  07.00 p.m. Triathlon Expo in the Triathlon Park

08.45 a.m. -  02.30 p.m. Junior-Challenge, public baths of Roth

09.00 a.m. -  02.00 p.m. Registration at the registration tent / Triathlon Park

10.00 a.m. -  03.00 p.m. Challenge childcare

10.00 a.m. - 05.00 p.m. For media: press centre (Schützenhaus) open

10.15 a.m. Start Challenge Women  

11.45 a.m. “Beneflizz”, Bike Marathon, Start and Finish in Auhof

11.30 p.m. -  04.00 p.m.  Bike Check-In and “HIP-Lounge” at the swim start

12.00 a.m.  Race Briefing (spanish) in the festival tent

03.00 p.m. Race Briefing (french) in the festival tent

04.00 p.m. Race Briefing (german/english) for individuals in the festival tent

05.00 p.m. Race Briefing (german) for relay teams in the festival tent

06.15 p.m. Race Briefing (english) for relay teams in the press centre/  Schützenhaus

07.30 p.m. - 12.00 p.m. Countdown Party in Heideck with BAYERN 3

Events on Saturday

JUNIOR-CHALLENGE ROTH
Junior Challenge is an event full of young achievement, organised in co-operation with SFV-Aurau eV and many volunteers for the past 13 years. A huge amount of spectators line the pool and course and participants from many countries are expected.

WHEN?
Saturday, 8 July 2017

WHERE?
Public Baths of Roth

HIGHLIGHTS:
Here youngsters experience their own personal ‘Challenge’ – the competitive atmosphere is on a par with the ‘large’ Challenge!

WHO CAN PARTICIPATE?
Children aged six to 14 years old, racing in their respective age groups

REGISTRATION:
Registration required prior to 26 JUNE 2016

INFO:
www.junior-challenge-roth.de


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CHALLENGE WOMEN
Challenge Women is the ultimate 5km fun run and walk for all ladies, taking place at the Challenge Women Expo Area at Triathlon Park. At 10.15am all women of different speed will start together with their best friend, mother, daughter or within a group to experience the goosebumps feeling. Guided by an enthusiastic crowd of spectators, they will be greeted at the finishline with drinks, fruit and snacks.

WHEN?
Saturday 8 July 2017 at 10.15 am

WHERE?
Challenge Women Expo Area, Triathlon-Park

HIGHLIGHTS:
Every participant will receive a premium New Balance sports shirt along with a stuffed goody bag.
The expo will over a colorful program with sunset yoga on Friday and delicious food.

WHO CAN PARTICIPATE?
All women of all ages

REGISTRATION:
Online registration at www.challenge-women.de and on site

INFO:
www.challenge-women.de


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BAYERN3-COUNTDOWN-PARTY
The big BAYERN3-Countdown-Party will transform the Heideck Market Place into a “party zone” with an entertaining program by and with BAYERN3. DJ Jerry Gstöttner and Nicole Cross will bring you cool music; moreover, there will be interviews among others with Triathlon World Champion Jan Frodeno as well as interesting information about DATEV Challenge Roth. There will also be several food stations, offering typically Franconian delicacies, and the local clubs from Heideck will offer beer and other drinks.

WHEN?
Saturday 8 July 2017 from 8.30pm to 12am

WHERE?
91180 Heideck, Marktplatz

HIGHLIGHTS:
At 8.30pm BAYERN3 will start the warm-up, from 8.30pm on host Jerry Gstöttner and Ralf Beyer, major of Heideck, will welcome on stage Jan Frodeno, Felix and Kathrin Walchshöfer as well as the organizers of the Hot Spots. Afterwards, at around 9pm YouTube star Nicole Cross will perform on stage while at 10pm DJ Jerry Gstöttner will take over and heat up the place with party music.

WHO CAN TAKE PART?
All guests are warmly welcomed

REGISTRATION:
Not required – free admission!

INFOS:
Stadt Heideck, Marktplatz 24, 91180 Heideck
www.heideck.de

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Sunday, July 9 RACEDAY

06.30 a.m.  Start of the DATEV Challenge Roth 2017
TOP 50 men, athletes elder than 65 years,participants for 30th time, participants with disabilities,SUB 9

06.35 a.m. Start group 2 TOP 25 women

06.40 a.m. Start groups 3-5 men / in 5 minutes intervals

06.55 a.m. Women group

07.00 a.m. Women group

07.05 a.m. Start groups 8 - 18/ in 5 minutes intervals

08.50 a.m. tart group 19 (relay teams)

08.55 a.m. tart group 20 (relay teams)

09.00 a.m. Start group 21 (relay teams)

10.00 a.m. - 08.00 p.m. Press centre open

10.00 a.m. - 09.00 p.m. Triathlon Expo in the Triathlon Park

11.00 a.m. - 06.30 p.m. Challenge childcare

 
about 02.05 p.m. Finish of the race winner male

about 02.53 p.m. Finish of the race winner female

about 04.04 p.m. Finish of the winning relay team

 

about 05.00 p.m.  Press conference (Schützenhaus)

08.00 p.m. Winners’ Award Ceremony for the first three trophy relays(at the finish line area)  

09.00 p.m.  Finishline Party

10.55 p.m. Official end of the DATEV Challenge Roth 2017  Fireworks

 

Events on Sunday

FINISHLINE-PARTY
The big finish line party is the emotional highlight that marks the end of race day. With great music, interviews with the day’s stars, entertaining commentary and a few surprises! The most enthusiastic applause is always saved for the final finishers racing for the line before the course closes!

WHEN?
Sunday 9 July 2017 from 8:00 pm

WHERE?
Triathlon-Park Stadium

HIGHLIGHTS:
The spectacular fireworks at 11.00pm with many new special effects to rousing music – not to be missed!

WHO CAN TAKE PART?
Everyone can and should be there!

REGISTRATION:
Come and celebrate with us - no registration required!

INFO:

www.challenge-roth.de

Monday, July 10

09.30 a.m. Registration for the DATEV Challenge Roth 2018 at the festival tent

10.00 a.m. – 01.00 p.m.  Triathlon Expo in the Triathlon Park

11.00 a.m. Winners’ Award Ceremony DATEV Challenge Roth at the festival tent

01.30. p.m. Winners’ Award Ceremony Firefighter World Championship (Feuerwehrhaus Roth)

07.00 p.m.  Volunteers’ Party in the festival tent