Triathlon in waters west of Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre

18 Mar 2024 / Hong Kong

A triathlon race will take place off the west of Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre from 1000 to 1200 hours on 23 March 2024 (Saturday) and from 0600 to 1700 hours on 24 March 2024 (Sunday). About 20 boats and 930 participants are expected to participate in the race.

During the aforementioned period, a race area will be formed by straight lines joining the following co-ordinates (WGS 84 Datum) from (A) to (E)and the adjacent shorelines:
(A) 22° 16.967’N 114° 10.130’E
(B) 22° 17.154’N 114° 10.133’E
(C) 22° 17.153’N 114° 10.246’E
(D) 22° 17.072’N 114° 10.293’E
(E) 22° 16.963’N 114° 10.252’E

Masters, coxswains and persons-in-charge of all vessels navigating in the vicinity should keep away from the race area.

Besides, the landing steps of Wan Chai Bypass Landing No. 1 to No.3 will be temporarily closed from 0900 hours on 21 March 2024 to 2000 hours on 24 March 2024. Owners and coxswains of vessels are advised to use other landing facilities in the vicinity during the period of closure.

(For information about operations in Hong Kong, contact GAC Hong Kong at [email protected])

Source: Government of the Hong Kong SAR Marine Department Notice No.45/24

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