Triathlon WA is pleased to announced that Cathy Hoare has joined the TWA office team as Sanctioning Officer. Cathy is a Level 1 Technical Official and a current member of the TWATC – she has a good understanding of sanctioning and the technical requirements at events. We look forward to having Cathy as part of our team and providing our members and stakeholders with improved Sanctioning and Technical Service. Cathy will be working on Thursdays from 9:30am – 2:30pm. All future sanctioning documents and Technical enquiries can be directed to Cathy: firstname.lastname@example.org Welcome aboard Cathy!
Latest News - September, 2010
Triathlon WA is delighted to announce World Triathlon Corporation has confirmed one of the oldest triathlon races within Western Australia will be given Ironman 70.3 status from 2011. Ironman 70.3 Busselton will take place as part of the SunSmart Busselton Festival of Triathlon on Saturday 7th May 2011. Read More
Congratulations to Mandurah Triathlon Club who recently won the 2010 Leadership in a Project or Event - Volunteer Based Organisation Award.
Presented at the Southern Regions Community Leadership Forum, the award recognises the achievements of grass roots individuals and groups who have lead by example and positively impacted on the community through leadership.
Triathlon WA would like to congratulate all who were involved.
Click here to read more about the award and Mandurah Triathlon Club
This week represents an exciting development for the Australian governing body of Triathlon, with the announcement of the newly appointed CEO. Triathlon Australia is extremely pleased to welcome Ms Anne Gripper to the team, and is confident that her experience, vision and passion for the sport are key qualities that will drive the future performance and growth of the organisation.
The next novice triathlon training course will commence on September 25, 2010
Click HERE for course information
To Register click HERE For further information, please email Rob at email@example.com
North Coast Tri Club’s ‘Women in Triathlon’ course will commence on Saturday 23rd October, 2010 and culminate with the Rockingham Triathlon on Sunday 19th December, 2010. This is a fantastic opportunity for those women who would love to try Triathlon, but don’t know how or where to get started! Entries close 16th October & numbers are limited to 24, so don’t miss out on this fantastic opportunity to get fit before Christmas. Click here for course information and registration. Any queries contact Kerri Waterman –firstname.lastname@example.org
NOTE: We still have a couple of spots available on this great course, so please email Kerri with any queries & registrations will definitely close this Friday 22nd October, 2010.
The Department of Sport and Recreation (DSR), in partnership with Healthway, has provided a scholarship scheme for talented regional athletes called the Smarter than Smoking (STS) Country Sport Scholarship Program since 1995.
Congratulations to the following Junior triathletes awarded the 2010/2011 STS Country Sport Scholarships:
Ashlee Bailie – Bunbury
Toni Lander – Bunbury
Lauren Lander – Bunbury
Anthea Stacey - Kalgoorlie
Regional athletes are selected on a state-wide basis against a set of performance categories that are designed to provide a pathway from a STS scholarship into a regional academy like the South West Academy of Sport and into the elite environment at WAIS. For more information about the Smarter than Smoking Country Sport Scholarships click here
The Running Centre is please to announce that Australia’s greatest ever distance runner, Craig Mottram will be in Perth exclusively for The Running Centre on Friday, October 15th. For all details and events, including a Sportsman’s Breakfast and Instore appearance please visit http://www.therunningcentre.com.au/ or sign up for breakfast at https://www.registernow.com.au/secure/Register.aspx?ID=3118