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4-15 April 2018

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2019 Australian Age Group Team


Did you know that you can qualify to represent Australia at the 2019 International Triathlon Union Age Group World Championships as part of the Australian Age Group Team?

The Age Group World Championships are held alongside the Elite World Championships at varying locations around the world each year. Triathlon Australia can select up to 20 males and 20 female athletes per age category to represent the Australian Age Group Team at the International Triathlon Union World Championships. 

To gain selection on the Australian Age Group team you must be a member of Triathlon Australia, apply for the team in the distance you would like to race and race in the selection races for the relevant discipline. Your finishing position will determine the number of selection points that you receive, and points are accumulated over the 2018/2019 season.

For the detailed information on how you could be selected to represent Australia as an age group athlete please read the 2019 Australian Age Group Team Selection Policy which relates to the event you are interested in being selected for. This policy will outline which selection races you will need to compete in and what steps you need to complete to be eligible for the team etc. 

The 2019 Australian Age Group Team Selection Policies will be announced on the 1st of July 2018.

2019 INTERNATIONAL TRIATHLON UNION AGE GROUP WORLD TRIATHLON CHAMPIONSHIPS


Venue: Lausanne, Switzerland


Date:
 The International Triathlon Union has not released the date for this event. The ITU World Triathlon Championships usually occur in the September of each year.

Events: Sprint Distance Triathlon, Standard Distance Triathlon and Open Paratriathlon.

Athletes must be 16 years old as of the 31st of December 2019 to compete in the sprint distance triathlon age group world championships.

Athletes must be 18 years old as of the 31st of December 2019 to compete in the standard distance triathlon age group world championships.

Athletes must be 16 years old as of the 31st of December 2019 to compete in the open paratriathlon (sprint distance triathlon) world championships.

The 2019 Australian Age Group Triathlon Team Selection Policy and Application Links will be placed onto the Triathlon Australia website on the 1st of July 2018.

2019 INTERNATIONAL TRIATHLON UNION AGE GROUP WORLD MULTISPORT CHAMPIONSHIPS

Venue: Pontevedra, Spain

Date: The International Triathlon Union has not released the date for this event. 

Events: Aquathlon, Aquabike, Cross Triathlon, Duathlon (Sprint and Standard Distance) and Long Distance Triathlon

Athletes must be 16 years old as of the 31st of December 2019 to compete in the sprint distance duathlon and aquathlon age group world championships.

Athletes must be 18 years old as of the 31st of December 2019 to compete in the standard distance duathlon, cross triathlon, aquabike and long distance triathlon age group world championships.

The 2019 Australian Age Group Multisport Team Selection Policy and Application Links will be placed onto the Triathlon Australia website on the 1st of July 2018.

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