Triathlon England West Midlands IRC Team Qualifying Registration
TRIATHLON ENGLAND WEST MIDLANDS
This page is only for intention to try and qualify to represent West Midlands at the IRCs.
Registration for the 2018 West Midlands Junior Series (9-16 years old) is automatic as a BTF Triathlon England West Midlands Home Nations Member - The 2018 series is for BTF members only.
In 2018 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
National IRCs TS2 &TS3 details are to be confirmed by BTF and will be updated when available
NATIONAL INTER-REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP
Anyone wishing to qualify to represent the West Midlands at the 2018 IRCs must:
- Live in the West Midlands or be a member of a West Midlands BTF affiliated club.
-A Triathlon England member prior to the day of the qualifying event and up to and including 31/10/18.
-It is essential that West Midlands Region is shown on your race licence.
-Athletes can only represent the region shown on their TE licence. Only TE members are eligible to represent the West Midlands at national races. (A scanned copy of both sides of the TE licence must be e-mailed to prior to the qualifying event).
In the event of the qualifying race being cancelled or postponed a decision will be made by the West Midlands Regional Committee regarding selection for the IRC's. Please note that the event may be subject to change/cancellation due to circumstances outside of our control.
The qualifying event for IRC selection is Human Race Supertri on 7/7/18 and it is important that you enter the correct event ... HIGH PERFORMANCE DRAFTING
The team will be selected from the 1st 3 West Midlands Male and Female athletes in TS2 and TS3 at the qualifying event along with 1 reserve Male & Female.
Those who qualify, and the reserves will be required to attend IRC training days, dates for which are to be confirmed.
We appreciate that some of the training days may clash with the regional series, however, we feel there are sufficient events and flexible criteria within the series at this time.
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.
Just as a reminder, the IRCs are for age groups TS2 and TS3 only.
Further details about the IRCs and draft legal racing for TS2 & TS3 can be found on these links
Click on right hand side ‘useful links’ https://www.britishtriathlon.org/events/performance-events/u20-s-festival
If you have any questions please contact IRC team manager Andy Teagle on