Welcome to the media page for the 2017 ITU World Triathlon Edmonton race. Check this page regularly for updated event news, media releases, media advisories and images.
You will need to be accredited to be able to cover the event. Online accreditation is closed.
Media Centre (located in Hawrelak Park) hours of operation:
Thursday: 10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday: 4:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Saturday: 12:00 PM - 4:30 PM
There are a limited number of parking passes available; however, you must be in the park before the roads close and won’t be able to leave until the roads reopen.
Friday – roads surrounding the event close at 2:30 PM and reopen between 8:00 PM and 8:30 PM
Saturday – roads surrounding the event close at 6:00 AM for the age-group race and reopen around 4:00 PM
Ride the free shuttle from Windsor Car Park (9217 116 St NW) to William Hawrelak Park for pick-up and drop off.
The shuttle operates on a 10-minute loop between the two locations, making an additional stop in-between at bus stop #2851 (116th street & 87th Avenue). Parking at Windsor Car Park is available for a weekend rate of $5.50
Friday, July 28
12:00 - 15:30 Shuttle stop inside the park
15:30 - 20:00 Shuttle stop outside the park
20:00 - 21:00 Shuttle stop inside the park
Saturday, July 29
06:00 - 12:30 Shuttle stop inside the park
12:30 - 16:15 Shuttle stop outside the park
16:15 - 17:00 Shuttle stop inside the park
Elite Press Conference
Thursday, July 27 – 11:00 A.M.
VIP Lounge in Hawrelak Park
Joanna Brown (CAN) – 2017 National Champion
Katie Zaferes (USA) – Current female World Triathlon Series leader
Jake Birtwhistle (AUS) – Completed the last leg of the Mixed Relay in Hamburg that won the World Championship Mixed Relay Title for Australia
Stefan Daniel (CAN) – Paralympian silver medalist
Tyler Mislawchuk (CAN) – 2017 National Champion
Fast and Female “Champ Chat” – Thursday, July 27
We’ve partnered with Fast and Female to host a Champ Chat presented by Fuelling Women Champions in Edmonton, AB
Young girls will enjoy an afternoon of empowerment through sports during the ITU World Triathlon Edmonton! This Champ Chat includes a physical activity circuit, yoga, autographs, and an inspirational chat with our Fast and Female Ambassadors.
WHEN: Thursday, July 27, 2017 from 1:30pm-4:30pm MDT
WHERE: WTS Edmonton VIP Venue in Hawrelak Park
WHO: Girls ages 8-18 years old
More information: https://www.fastandfemale.com/programs/edmonton20170727/
Venue Map – Media Centre marked with red asterisk
Please follow the links below for more information:
- 2017 ITU World Triathlon Series Media Guide
- Media Accreditation Form
- Event News
- Edmonton Triathlon Blog
- Elite Women Start List
- Elite Men Start List
For all media enquiries related to the 2017 ITU World Triathlon Edmonton, please contact:
Communications & Marketing Manager