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2019 Australian Age Group Multisport Team (Spain)


2019 INTERNATIONAL TRIATHLON UNION AGE GROUP WORLD MULTISPORT CHAMPIONSHIPS

Venue: Pontevedra, Spain

Date: 27th April to the 4th of May 2019 

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.

2019 Australian Age Group Multisport Team Selection Policies:

2019 Australian Age Group Multisport Team Selection Policy:

2019 Australian Age Group Multisport Team Team Selection Policy

2019 Australian Age Group Aquabike Team Selection Policy:

2019 Australian Age Group Aquabike Team Selection Policy

2019 Australian Age Group Team Appeal Process:

2019 Australian Age Group Team Appeal Process

2019 Australian Age Group Multisport Team Application (Expression of Interest for Team Selection):

2019 Australian Age Group Sprint Distance Duathlon Team Application: 2019 Australian Age Group Sprint Distance Duathlon Team Application  Applications close promptly at 9am AEST on Monday 21st January 2019.

2019 Australian Age Group Standard Distance Duathlon Team Application: 2019 Australian Age Group Standard Distance Duathlon Team Application  Applications close promptly at 9am AEST on Monday 21st January 2019.

2019 Australian Age Group Cross Triathlon Team Application: 2019 Australian Age Group Cross Triathlon Team Application  Applications close promptly at 9am AEST on Monday 21st January 2019.

2019 Australian Age Group Aquathlon Team Application: 2019 Australian Age Group Aquathlon Team Application  Applications close promptly at 9am AEST on Monday 21st January 2019.

2019 Australian Age Group Aquabike Team Application: 2019 Australian Age Group Aquabike Team Application  Applications close at 9am AEST on Monday 21st January 2019.

2019 Australian Age Group Long Distance Triathlon Team Application: 2019 Australian Age Group Long Distance Triathlon Team Application  Applications close at 9am AEST on Monday 21st January 2019.

2019 Australian Age Group Multisport Team Selection Important Facts

1. For selection points in an event to accumulate towards selection an athlete must hold a current relevant Triathlon Australia Membership as of midnight on the Thursday preceding the date of the relevant event.

2. Athletes striving for 2019 Australian age group team selection must not be the holder of a Triathlon Australia Professional License during the financial year in which the selection events conducted. Athletes must race in your designated age group category on race day at the nominated selection events. Athletes will not be awarded selection points when they race a nominated selection race in the OPEN category.

3. To be selected for the 2019 Australian age group team you must be an Australian citizen. Triathlon Australia will be verifying athletes citizenship 16 weeks before the 2019 ITU World Championship events. Triathlon Australia will not select permanent residents to the 2019 Australian age group team.

4. 2019 ITU Race Competition Rules stipulate that Triathlon Australia may nominate a maximum of 20 males and 20 females in each age group category of the 2019 International Triathlon Union Multisport World Championships.

5. Athletes must notify Triathlon Australia of their Expression of Interest for selection by applying on-line on the Triathlon Australia website, www.triathlon.org.au. For the avoidance of doubt, this includes: Australian athletes residing overseas who wish to be considered for selection, Athletes who wish to be considered for discretionary selection and Athletes who have gained automatic selection. No late applications will be accepted for the 2019 Australian age group multisport team. 2019 Australian Age Group Multisport Team Applications and 2019 Australian Age Group Aquabike Team Applications CLOSE promptly at 9am AEST Monday 21st January 2019.

6. Athletes will pay a $75.00 application fee when notifying Triathlon Australia of their Expression of Interest for selection online. If an athlete is not selected onto the team $55.00 of their application fee will be refunded. If an athlete is selected onto the team and the athlete declines the position on the 2019 team no part of the application fee will be refunded. If an athlete is selected onto the team and they accept their position on the team the $75.00 application fee will be deducted from the athletes overall 2019 athlete contribution.

7. The 2019 Australian age group multisport teams are self funded. Athletes once selected to the 2019 Australian age group team will be asked to confirm their position on the team by completing payment of an athlete contribution. This contribution is made up of the event entry fee, international travel insurance, team management fee and services. Athletes will be asked to purchase 2019 Australian age group team uniform. Travel and accommodation costs are to be met by each individual athlete. 

8. The International Triathlon Union age group eligibility criteria for racing at the 2019 International Triathlon Union Age Group World Championships is determined based on an athlete’s age on the 31st of December 2019.  This is important to remember as Australian athletes will compete in selection events under the Australian Competition Rules. Athletes will race selection races as your age at the 31st of December 2018. Results from each nominated selection event will be converted to age as at 31 December 2019 and selection points allocated in priority order per the official race finishing time. Athletes will not necessarily be awarded the same selection points as your race day finish in the selection event. Athletes selection points may differ than the race day finish due to athletes moving age group categories to meet the ITU age group eligibility.

9. Triathlon Australia urges athletes interested in being selected to the 2019 Australian age group multisport or triathlon teams to read the relevant 2019 Australian Age Group Team Selection Policy carefully. The relevant selection policy outlines everything you need to know in regards to selection.