The Super Series Athlete Guide 2018 There's only one month to go until this year's draft-legal race series starts at Lough Cutra Triathlon on the 26th of May. Ireland's only Draft-legal seriesNow in it's fourth season, the Super Series features some of the best athletes in the country racing in an exciting and fast moving format. The 2018 series is open to two kinds of athletes - Cat 1 and Cat 2. Cat 2 athletes are eligible to race both the Super Series and National Series and earn points in both. Cat 1 athletes can race in National Series races, and podium, but can not earn points towards the overall series.You can read the eligibility criteria for upgrading your race licence to Cat 2 here. If you have any questions relating to this please email firstname.lastname@example.org. Prize fundThe 2018 prize fund stands at a minimum of €1,700 per race split between the top five men and top five women in each Super Series race, meaning a prize of €255 for the winning male and female. For the National Championships, taking place at Dublin City Sprint Triathlon, the prize fund is a minimum of €2,550 across the top five men and women.athlete's guideTo help athletes prepare for the series, we have released an Athlete's Guide - if you've always wanted to try draft-legal racing, make 2018 your year!