From Triathlon Canada:
"Triathlon Canada is well under-way preparing for and supporting the Canadian Multisport Qualifying Races being held across Canada in 2016. Because Canada will be welcoming the world to Penticton B.C. for the 2017 ITU World Championships there is a tremendous opportunity for the top-performing age-group athletes in Canada to represent their country on home soil. We want to ensure we have a full team of 25 males and 25 females in each age-category in each discipline (Duathlon, Duathlon Sprint, Long Distance Triathlon, Cross Triathlon, Aquathlon).
How to qualify for the 2017 ITU Multisport World Championships
Representing Canada among the top age-group athletes in the world is an unforgettable and unique
experience. Here is how you can!
1) Train hard.
2) Qualify through a Triathlon Canada Multisport Series Qualifying Race
3) Register for your race in your age category (your age on December 31st of 2017)
Stage 1: Automatic Qualification - Registration is available October 1st
Stage 2: Roll-down Qualification - Registration is available October 15th - October 31, 1200PST
Stage 3: Open Registration: Open Registration is available on November 15th
4) Prepare to represent Canada at 2017 ITU Multisport World Championships in Penticton, British
Columbia in August 2017!
Triathlon Canada may nominate up to 25 males and 25 females in each age category that starts at 16-19
years and progresses in five year blocks. Any events above the standard distance have a minimum age
requirement of 18 years. For full details on qualification Rules see http://www.triathloncanada.com/"