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Welsh National Championship and Grand Prix Events

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The Welsh Triathlon Events for the 2012 season are as follows.

 

There are five Welsh Triathlon events taking place in 2012 which have been incorporated into existing races. More information can be found in the Events section here.

Event Date Grand Prix National Championships
Vale of Glamorgan Duathlon 15th April Y Y
Poppit Sands Aquathlon 24th June Y Y
Pembroke Triathlon 7th July Y Y
Tuska Triathlon 19th August Y Y
Bala Triathlon
9th Sept Y N
 
Grand Prix 
 
Points shall be awarded for each race and overall results are based on the three best races out of five. The results/standings will be published on the Welsh Triathlon website and Facebook page throughout the season. Our sponsors are kindly providing attractive awards for this prestigious series for all categories outlined below which will be awarded at the final race at Bala. In addition, there are random spot prizes awarded at each event.
 
National Championship
 
These are stand alone races and an opportunity for members to become a Welsh Champion in the respective event. The category winners for which will receive a medal during the event presentation.
 
Only members are entitled to win a Welsh Champion Title or Grand Prix points and thus possible awards.
 
 
Age Groups and Award Structure
 

All Grand Prix and National Championship events will be Age-Grouped according to athletes’ ages on 31st December of the current year.

Categories Males Females
Senior (20-39) 1st, 2nd, 3rd 1st, 2nd, 3rd
Veteran (40-49) 1st, 2nd,3rd 1st, 2nd, 3rd
Super Veteran (50-59) 1st 1st
Vintage Veteran(60+) 1st 1st

Please note that this Awards Policy is specific to Welsh Triathlon National Championships and Grand Prix events. These events are usually incorporated into existing races which will have their own prize and awards policies as governed by the individual race organisers.

Athletes who wish to enter a Welsh Championship event must join Welsh Triathlon prior to the race and present their Membership Card/Race Licenses at registration. Day memberships and expired licenses are not acceptable. It is important to enter your full Welsh Triathlon membership number on entry forms and online, including the 'W' prefix.

 

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