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Triathlon England West Midlands IRC Team Qualifying Registration 2020

Organiser's Description

 

 

TRIATHLON ENGLAND WEST MIDLANDS 2020

 

This page is only for intention to try and qualify to represent West Midlands at the IRCs. 

 

Registration for the 2020  West Midlands Junior Series  (9-16 years old) is automatic as a BTF  Triathlon England West Midlands Home Nations Member - The 2020 series is for BTF members only.

In 2020 Triathlon England West Midlands are using Entry Central to collate details of those TS2 & TS3 BTF West Midlands members who wish to try and qualify to represent the region at the IRCS.  

 

There is no charge for registering your intention to try and qualify to reperesent West Midlands at the IRCs

The current format of The Big Weekend is:
Saturday the Regional IRCs
Sunday Mixed Relays.

 

Please ensure that you complete the swim and run times as this information is also being used for invitations to regional development sessions (you have to opt into invitations during the sign up).

Who is eligible?

Anyone wishing to qualify to represent the West Midlands at the 2020 IRCs must:
-Live in the West Midlands or be a member of a West Midlands British Triathlon affiliated club

-It is essential that West Midlands Region is shown on your race licence. Athletes can only represent the region shown on their Triathlon England race licence at national races.

The 2020 IRC Qualifying Event is Sandwell Junior Open Water Triathlon 28/6/20

https://www.entrycentral.com/festival/1880

-There will only be ONE qualification race (see above about which race) and it is expected that anyone wishing to be considered for Team WM participates in this race.

Qualification Criteria

  • Live in the West Midlands or be a member of a West Midlands British Triathlon affiliated club on your licence
  • It is essential that West Midlands Region is shown on your race licence 
  • Athletes can only represent the region shown on their Triathlon England race licence at national races
  • A copy of your TE race licence, valid until at least 30/6/20 and then 30/9/20, if it expires between the qualifier and the Championships, is emailed to westmidstri@outlook.com prior to 28/6/20

The first four West Midlands TS2 and TS3 females and males in both age groups at the qualifying event, who have met the above criteria, will be selected to represent Team WM at The Big Weekend Date & Venue TBC

In the event of the qualifier being cancelled or postponed a decision will be made by the West Midlands Regional Committee for selection for the IRC's.

 

More information about the IRCs -open water swim/draft legal cycle can be found on these links

 

IRCs -https://www.britishtriathlon.org/events/performance-events/big-weekend/inter-regional-championships

Parent & Athlete information booklet - https://www.britishtriathlon.org/britain/documents/events/performance-events/u20-s-festival/irc/btf_irc-booklet_update.pdf

Gear restrictions- https://www.britishtriathlon.org/gear-restrictions

Wheels - https://www.britishtriathlon.org/gb-teams/talent/wheel-regulations

Due to financial constraints, there are no funds in the budget for IRC kit and qualifying athletes will have to fund the required kit, unless sponsorship is found.

Further Questions

If you have any questions please contact IRC team manager, Andy Teagle please contact us via the email button

 

Prices

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For each sign-up, the organiser pays the Service Fee of 4% (min 50p). You pay no surcharge

Dates and Status

Expiry Date: 01/06/2020

Status: Open

Organiser

Andy Teagle