In the exhilarating season of international triathlon, Australia shone brightly at the 2023 World Triathlon Age-Group Championships, leaving an indelible mark on the global stage.
From the picturesque streets of Pontevedra to the challenging terrains of Zofingen, Hamburg’s vibrant heart, and the scenic landscapes of Ibiza, Team Australia athletes showcased unmatched determination and skill across various disciplines.
A total of seven Australian Age Group World Champions were crowned, while an impressive 20 podium finishes highlighted the teams outstanding achievements.
Find out below and celebrate the members of the Australia Age-Group Team who took their place on a podium at World Championship events in 2023.
2023 World Triathlon Age-Group Championships
The 2023 World Triathlon Age-Group Championships were held in Pontevedra from September 22 to 24, with 88 talented Team Australia athletes showcasing their skills in the Standard Distance Triathlon, Standard Distance Aquabike, and Super Sprint Triathlon events.
2023 World Triathlon Age-Group Standard Triathlon Championships
🥇 Phoebe Kelly (Female 25-29)
🥇 John Allen (Male 75-79)
2023 World Triathlon Age-Group Super Sprint Triathlon Championships
🥈 Andrew Miano (Male 25-29)
🥈 Ashleigh Lawson (Female 20-24)
2023 World Triathlon Powerman Long Distance Duathlon Championships
The 2023 World Triathlon Powerman Long Distance Duathlon Championships were held in Zofingen, Switzerland . Among the participants, seven Australians tackled a daunting course comprising a relentless 10km run, followed by a demanding 150km cycle, and culminating in a final 30km run.
2023 World Triathlon Age-Group Long Distance Duathlon Championships
🥇 Nicholas Kastilis (Male 20-24)
🥈 Clarinda Sheeley (Female 35-39)
2023 World Triathlon Age-Group Sprint & Relay Championships
In the heart of Hamburg the global triathlon community congregated for the highly anticipated 2023 World Triathlon Age-Group Sprint & Relay Championships from July 15 to 16. A formidable team of 68 Australian age group athletes navigated the challenging course, leaving an indelible mark on the event.
2023 World Triathlon Age-Group Championships Sprint Triathlon Championships
🥇 Margo Mackintosh (Female 40-44)
2023 World Triathlon Age-Group Multisport Championships
The scenic island of Ibiza became the epicentre of multisport as athletes from across the globe gathered for the prestigious 2023 World Triathlon Age-Group Multisport Championships. From 5 – 7 May, the Australian team of 79 age group athletes took to the start line across a lineup of disciplines, battling athletes from 59 other nations for World Championship honours.
2023 World Triathlon Age-Group Championships Sprint Duathlon
🥇 Penelope Nevill (Female 35-39)
🥉 Josh Shanahan (Male 16-19)
🥉 Bronwyn Humphrys (Female 30-34)
2023 World Triathlon Age-Group Championships Cross Triathlon
🥇 Hannah-Lee Young (Female 25-29)
🥉 Ana Oertel (Female 55-59)
2023 World Triathlon Age-Group Championships Aquabike
🥇 Ana Oertel (Female 55-59)
🥉 Rohan Hickey (Male 20-24)
🥉 Jeremy Drake (Male 40-44)
2023 World Triathlon Age-Group Championships Long Distance Triathlon
🥈 Marion Hermitage (Female 60-64)
2023 World Triathlon Age-Group Championships Duathlon
🥈 Katherine Ryan (Female 50-54)
2023 World Triathlon Age-Group Championships Aquathlon
🥈 Marion Hermitage (Female 60-64)
🥉 Katherine Smith (Female 25-29)
🥉 Karen Wood (Female 60-64)
As a Triathlon Australia member, you can wear the green and gold as part of the 2024 Australian Age Group Team at the World Triathlon Age Group World Championships.
Click here to view upcoming qualifying events for the 2024 World Triathlon Age Group Multisport World Championships in Townsville, Australia and the 2024 World Triathlon Age Group Triathlon World Championships in Malaga, Spain.