2018 Powerman Asia Duathlon Championships - Malaysia

2018 Powerman Asia Duathlon Championships - Malaysia

Sat 3 Mar, 2018 to Sun 4 Mar, 2018

Dataran Putrajaya, Putrajaya Malaysia
2 Persiaran Perdana, Putrajaya, Malaysia


0.4km 0.8km 1km 1.2km 2km 3km 5km 10km 30km 60km
About This Race

The world’s largest duathlon in the Powerman series, returns to Dataran Putrajaya, Malaysia on 4
March 2018 with 4,000 global athletes expected to compete for the prestigious Asia Championship
Powerman, the pinnacle of duathlon competition globally, is the platform for ardent runners and
cyclists to master both disciplines. The run-bike-run race format held in Putrajaya last March broke
its own Malaysia Book of Records figure with over 3,500 participants registered and competed in
the race and is looking forward to another record breaking year in 2018.

04 Mar, 2018, Sun, 7:00 am +08

Dataran Putrajaya, Putrajaya Malaysia

04 Mar, 2018, Sun, 7:30 am +08

Dataran Putrajaya, Putrajaya Malaysia

03 Mar, 2018, Sat, 8:00 am +08

Dataran Putrajaya, Putrajaya Malaysia
0.4km,1km,0.4km 0.8km,2km,0.8km 1.2km,3km,1.2km

02 Mar, 2018, 11:00 am to 7:00 pm

03 Mar, 2018, 11:00 am to 5:30 pm

Auditorium Cempaka Sari
12 Persiaran Perdana, 62100
Things to Bring
1. A copy of the Race Confirmation Email.
2. Your Identification Card/Passport

PowerKIDS Race Pack Collection will take place on 2 March 2018 (Friday) at Auditorium Cempaka Sari in Putrajaya, Malaysia.

Powerman Malaysia
Race Pack Collection will take place on 2 & 3 March 2018 (Friday & Saturday) at Auditorium Cempaka Sari in Putrajaya, Malaysia.

Authorised Collection of Race Entry Pack
You may appoint someone else to collect your race pack and/or drop off your bike for you by filling up the requisite form below:
Authorization Form
Do also ensure your proxy brings along a photocopy of your Passport / Identity Card as well
  • Race Bib
  • Stickers
  • Event Tee (Adults)
  • Event Tee (Kids)
Other Info

Do note that 3 March 2018 is for PowerKIDS and 4 March 2018 is for Powerman Classics and Powerman Short.

Event Schedule

Event Tee Size Chart


Type of Bikes Allowed


Where and when will the Powerman Asia Duathlon Championships - Malaysia be held?


  • PowerKIDS will be held on Saturday, 3 March 2018.
  • PowerKIDS Bike Check-in will take place on Saturday, 3 March 2018, at the Transition Area in Dataran Putrajaya from 6:30AM – 7:45AM.

Powerman Malaysia

  • Powerman will be held on Sunday, 4 March 2018.
  • Bike Check-in will take place on Saturday, 3 March 2018, at the Transition Area in Dataran Putrajaya from 1:00PM – 6:00PM.

What bikes are allowed on the race course?

  • Road, Mountain, Triathlon, Time Trial, Cyclocross, Touring, Flat-Bar Road, Hybrid & Performance Hybrid Bicycles are ALLOWED on the race course.
  • Other types of bikes, including, but not limited to, Fixed Gear (fixie), Folding, Electric, Electric Hybrid, Cruiser, City, BMX, Recumbent, Tandem bikes are NOT ALLOWED on the racecourse.
  • PowerKIDS under the age of 8 years are allowed bicycles with training wheels and the company of 1 parent/guardian during the whole duration of the race.
  • To have a clearer understanding of the type of bike you have, kindly please refer to http://centurycycles.com/buyers-guides/bicycle-types-how-to-pick-the-best-bike-for-you-pg9.htm.
  • Kindly please contact us if you are unsure. The Organizer reserves the right to disqualify a participant if an unsuitable bicycle is used for the event.

Is there a cut-off time for the event?

Cut-off Time6 Hours for all category
Cut-off Time for Bike Leg12 pm for all categories

Is drafting allowed?

No, race drafting is NOT ALLOWED for all Powerman events, participants caught drafting will be disqualified. Please refer below for Powerman drafting rules.

  • Cycle in a ‘single file’.
  • While cycling, athletes are supposed to cycle in one line (to the utmost left side of the track) with the prescribed distance between them.
  • No fellow athlete may be hindered.
  • Hindering happens when overtaking a fellow athlete and putting him/her in a drafting/stayer position. The person who overtakes is responsible to observe the rules. When the overtaker is not able to pass, he/she may not cut in but has to maintain a distance of at least 10 m from the cyclist in front.
  • In the former rules the responsibility was for the person that was overtaken.
  • Hinderer may be punished by a ‘stop and go’ penalty/ or black box.
  • The person who overtakes has to go at least 3-5 m to the right. This depends on the width of the road.

Do I need to check-in my cycling and running gear before the race?

  • Bicycle Check-in will be COMPULSORY. Running and cycling accessories may be brought into the transition area on the morning of the race.
  • Bicycle Check-in will be from 1pm – 6.00pm on 3 March 2018, Saturday at the Transition Area in the Race Village Putrajaya.

Can I use audio devices during the race?

Personal audio devices are NOT ALLOWED on any part of the racecourse. Participants will be enalised for using any audio devices during the race.

How many members should a relay team have? Will there be a different category for 2-person and 3-person relay team?

Relay teams may be consist of a 2-person or a 3-person relay team. All participants regardless of the number of team members and gender will compete in the same category.

Will I receive a Finisher Token upon race completion?

Yes, Finisher Token will be presented to participants who have completed the individual race during the stipulated time. This is only applicable for participant under the Individual Classic and Individual Short Category. Team Relays for both Classic and Shirt are not applicable to this entitlement.

Where are the Aid Stations?

Aid Stations for the run course will be spaced between 1km or 2km intervals on the run course.

Aid Station for the bike course will be approximately 15km from the start line.

Will there be bike mechanics to help us along the racecourse?

Bike mechanics are not allowed to assist participants during the race. Participants are advised to be prepared to perform basic mechanical services on their own such as flat tire changing.

Should the participant wish to retire from the race, there will be support busses to pick up stranded participants starting from an hour before the cut off time which will operate at half hourly intervals. The support vehicles may be delayed due to unforeseen circumstances, participants must be prepared to wait for the vehicle’s arrival should a delay occur.

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