It's Complicated...But It Doesn't Need to Be!
We know that racing triathlons can be a stressful experience. Arranging flights, figuring out accommodation, and organizing transportation to/from the hotel and race venue with a bike...Those unaccustomed to Japan and unfamiliar with the language may feel the stress compounded.
That's why Samurai Sports has put together a package that takes care of everything you need.
Okinawa International Triathlon Bundle & Save Package
3 days/2 nights (Saturday, June 16 - Monday, June 18)
4-star hotel in the heart of Naha
Transportation included (to and from airport/hotel)
¥79,800 per person (2 per room)
¥99,800 per person (1 per room)
* airfare and race entry are NOT included.
** minimum of 5
We've sorted out accommodation at a bike-friendly, 4-star hotel in the heart of Naha - the ANA Crowne Plaza Okinawa Harborview Hotel.
Don't worry about how you and your bike are going to move around from the airport, hotel, and race site!
Easy for Beginners
Our staff are triathletes! We're happy to advise and help alleviate your uncertainties.
Race Day Hospitality
Come to our race tent and get amped before the start, leave your bags with us, and chill out after the race!
Okinawa International Triathlon
Sunday, June 17
There's no better place to compete in a triathlon in Japan than in Okinawa! Join us for the first Okinawa International Triathlon located in the center of the Ryukyu Islands! Race a triathlon in an urban island setting while enjoying nature's offerings in Japan's vacation paradise. Run besides the beautiful ocean and under the clear blue skies of Naha to kick-start your summer!
All you need to do is race!
From the moment we meet you at the Naha International Airport arrival lobby til we send you off at departures,
everything will be taken care of for you!
Bringing your bike? We've got a ride for you and your two wheels! Our transport services will take you between the airport and the hotel.
Naha International Airport to ANA Crowne Plaza Hotel
ANA Crowne Plaza Hotel to Naha International Airport
Saturday, 16 June
Fly into Naha International Airport
Pick-up at designated time at arrivals lobby to ANA Crowne Plaza Hotel
Check-in and assemble bike
Ride to the race venue (on your own)
Pick up race packet, attend opening ceremony and one of the event briefings
Free time / get ready for race day
1200-1400 Swim recce
1300—1730: Race check-in and packet pick-up
1400: Event briefing 1
1600: Opening ceremony
1630: Event briefing 2
1700: Event briefing 3
Sunday, 17 June
Pick up breakfast (those not racing can enjoy the breakfast buffet)
Arrive at race site between 0515 to 0530 (on your own)
Set down personal belongings (bags, spare gear) at the Samurai Sports tent
Get bike and helmet checked
Set up T1 and T2
Take a dip for the practice swim
Get ready for your start wave, race, and finish strong
Pick up bike and return to hotel (on your own)
0530-0615 Transitions open
0550-0620 Practice swim
0630-0650 Wave 1, 2, 3 (every 10 min)
1330-1500 Transition reopens
1400-1430 Awards and Closing Ceremony
Monday, 18 June
Gather at designated time at hotel lobby for transport to airport
Drop off at Naha International Airport departures lobby
Details regarding pick-up and drop-off at Naha International Airport will be confirmed at a later stage.
Coming earlier? Leaving later? Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org for solutions; additional fees may apply.
ANA Crowne Plaza
10 min drive from Naha International Airport
10 min bike ride to Naminoue Beach (race venue)
5 min walk to Kokusai Dori
Need a shake-down run?
3KM loop from the hotel to Onoyama Park
4.5KM loop from the hotel to Manko Park
About the hotel
Located in the heart of Naha, the ANA Crowne Plaza Okinawa Harborview Hotel is an urban resort hotel near both the city center and natural surroundings.
Perfect for the active traveler, the hotel boasts a 24 hour fitness center with top of the line equipment, a garden-side pool, and spa facilities.
Spacious rooms (30 sq. meters or about 320 sq. feet) allow storage of bikes in the room - a unique characteristic among hotels in Japan.
The Bundle does NOT include race registration. To participate in the Okinawa International Triathlon, you must register here.
For information about the event in Japanese, please click here.
Flying into Naha? If you're traveling from abroad and have a return ticket leaving Japan, you can take advantage of the Japan Airlines Japan Explorer Pass. Fly to Okinawa for ¥10,800 (tax incl., one way) and save on your airfare!
Cancellation and Refund Policy
100% of your total amount will be refunded if you notify us of cancellation no later than 2359 on May 28, 2018
20% of your total amount will be charged if you notify us of cancellation between May 29, 2018 and June 6, 2018
30% of your total amount will be charged if you notify us of cancellation between June 7, 2018 and June 14, 2018
40% of your total amount will be charged if you notify us of cancellation on June 15, 2018
50% of your total amount will be charged if you notify us of cancellation on June 16, 2018
100% of your total amount will be charged if you notify us of cancellation after June 16, 2018, do not notify us of cancellation and/or are a no show
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