In anticipation of harsh weather conditions expected for late Friday afternoon, the following the modifications have been made to the schedule on Friday, September 18 for the ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Chicago:
7 a.m. – Elite Paratriathlon (Continues as originally planned)
11:30 a.m. – Under 23 women (Same time, please note the race will be a sprint with a deep water start)
1 p.m. – Elite Women (Please note time change, but original course)
3:30 p.m. – Junior Women (Please note time change, but original course)
Age Group Information:
The Age-Group Standard Distance World Championships bike/transition check-in has been cancelled for Friday. All Age Group athletes will now check in their bikes on Saturday from 6-9:20 a.m.
Currently the schedule for packet pick-up has not changed and will still take place from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. However, athletes are strongly advised to arrive early in the day to avoid any weather-related delays or cancellations.
Information on the ITU Sprint Triathlon World Championships Awards Ceremony for age-group athletes will be made available as soon as possible.