Tuesday, 14 January 2014

2014 World Championship Teams Deadline

2014 World Championship Teams Deadline
The Registration deadline to apply for one or more of Triathlon Canada’s Age Group World Championship Teams is on January 31st, 2014.
If you are interested in representing Canada at one of the following ITU World Championship events, you must complete the online registration form and submit all supplemental information by 5pm EST on Friday January 31st. Further details on the different registration streams can be found HERE or by visiting www.triathloncanada.com, under Age Group Teams in the How To Qualify section. Athletes who are interested in applying for just the World Aquathlon Championships ONLY should also apply by this deadline – see below for further details.
2014 ITU Age Group World Championships schedule:
Duathlon World Championships (both Sprint & Standard): Pontevedra, Spain – May 27th to June 2ndCross Triathlon (Standard Only): Zittau, Germany – August 13th to 18th
Triathlon (both Sprint & Standard distance): Edmonton, Alberta – August 26th to September 2nd
Aquathlon Championships: Edmonton, Alberta – August 27th
Long Distance Triathlon: Weihai, China – September 16th to 22nd.
Terms & Conditions
-          Athletes who are applying must be a full member of their provincial triathlon federation.
-          Athletes who were unable to attend a qualifying event or the recent World Championships are to apply under the “Charity Spot” application stream
-          Special Application stream are for athletes who competed at a recent World Championships or who do not have a qualifying event in their Province
-          General Registration is only for athletes who competed at a qualifying event
-          A Race resume must accompany Charity Spot and Special Application registrations and should highlight previous race experience in distance you are applying for. Applications are deemed complete and subsequently reviewed when the online application is completed AND a race resume is submitted
-          Athletes who are interested in competing in the 2014 World Aquathlon Championships ONLY should also submit their online application during this period based on the above conditions. Additional fees will be waived as long as the athlete has competed in one of Triathlon Canada’s Triathlon qualifying events.
For questions, please contact Joyce Chiang, agegroupteams@triathloncanada.com