Salwa Beach Aquathlon 2023-24

Combining Challenge of Waves and Tracks!
South Pool - Night 1-1

Salwa Beach Aquathon   

November 18, 2023

Get ready to dive into the ultimate aquathlon experience at one of Qatar's most stunning beachfront locations, Hilton Salwa Beach Resort. Whether you're a seasoned athlete or a first-time participant, our aquathlon promises an exciting and challenging adventure that combines the thrill of open water swimming with the endurance of a scenic coastal run.

Event Details:

  Date: November 18, 2023
   Location: Hilton Salwa Beach Resort
  Race Format: Swim-Run

Athletes can do the race either individually or within a team of 2 or 3.

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Race Information

Why Choose Salwa Beach Aquathlon?

  • Breathtaking Scenery: Experience the beauty of Qatar's coastal landscape as you swim in crystal-clear waters and run along pristine beaches.
  • Open to All Levels: Our aquathlon caters to beginners and seasoned athletes alike. Choose your distance and challenge yourself.
  • Professional Organization: Qatar Ultra Runners ensures a smoothly run event with safety as a top priority.
  • Post-Race Celebration: Celebrate your achievements with fellow participants and enjoy post-race refreshments and entertainment.
  • Join us for an unforgettable aquathlon adventure that combines fitness, competition, and the beauty of Qatar's coastline. Don't miss this opportunity to push your limits and make lasting memories.


HSBR (17)

Race Categories

Sprint Distance 


  750m  |    5km


  750m  |    5km

Athletes Swim for 750m followed by a 5km Run

Olympic Distance


  1.5km  |    10km


  1.5km  |    10km

Athletes Swim for 1.5km followed by a 10km Run

Mixed Distance


250m  |    1km
x3 Rounds

Team of 2

  250m  |    1km
x3 Rounds

Team of 3

  250m  |    1km
x3 Rounds

Athletes Swim for 250m followed by a 1km Run Three Rounds

- All individual categories include Male and Female categories.
- All individual categories include age group categories as follows:

18 - 29
30 - 39
40 - 50
+ 50

Junior Athletes


Age: 12-14
250m  |    2km


Age: 15-17
250m  |    2km

Junior athletes Swim for 250m followed by a 2km Run

Entry Fees

25% of each ticket price is a fully redeemable voucher that can be used at the resort for food and beverage or any other services.

Category Total Price (QAR) Redeemable Vouchers (QAR)
Sprint Distance - Individual  225 55
Sprint Distance - Team 175 Per Participant   45
Olympic Distance - Individual 300 75
Olympic Distance - Team 200 Per Participant 50
Mixed Distance - Individual 225 55
Mixed Distance - Team 150 Per Participant 40
Junior Athletes - Individual  125 20


Event Schedule

Date: Saturday November 18, 2023

Time: Event: Details: 
06:00 AM - 07:00 AM Athletes registration starts and transition opens Opens
  • Athletes check in at the registration desk to receive their race packs and verify their information.
  • Timing chips are distributed.
  • Last-minute inquiries and clarifications are addressed.
07:05 AM Pre-Race briefing
  • Participants and event officials gather for a mandatory race briefing.
  • Rules, safety guidelines, and the racecourse are explained.
  • Questions from participants are answered.
07:20 AM Race start - Wave start
  • Olympic distance - Sprint distance - Mixed distance
  • 5 Athletes start every 10 sec
  • All athletes gather at the starting line
  • The race begins with a horn or siren sound
  • Participants swim the designated course, followed by the run
09:30 AM Race end  
09:40 AM Prize ceremony 
  • Awards are presented to the top finishers in different age groups and divisions.
  • Medals and trophies are awarded to the winners.
10:00 AM Post-Race refreshment Participants, spectators, and volunteers can enjoy refreshments at the designated area.


Race Course

To be Announced Soon.

Participants Benefits

Ticket Holders Benefit

• 25% of your ticket value is a redeemable voucher that can be spent on Food & Beverage
• 20% discount on accommodation
• 20% discount on spa treatments
• 20% discount on water sports
• Free pool & beach access
• Special price of QR100 for pool & beach access for your guests (To spend on food & drinks)
• QR50 Water Park Admission
• QR75 Water Park Admission for your Guests
• Special price for combo meals at Telal Café:  Adults QR40 | Juniors QR30*

Extra benefits when booking your room at Salwa Beach Resort:

• Complimentary Breakfast
• Complimentary Water Park Access
Enjoy a range of benefits with Salwa Beach Aquathon!

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