The NW Regional Triathlon Academy supports the development of young and talented athletes within the North West of England and prepares them for the British Triathlon Talent squad.
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The North West region consists of the following areas:
- Greater Manchester
Anyone living in these areas who can meet the entry requirements for the NW Academy will be invited to join. The academy is there to supply athletes with a pathway to the British Triathlon Talent Programme.
- Identify talent by monitoring results at local events
- Direct talent by establishing links with local swim/cycle/run/triathlon clubs
- Provide support for talent via triathlon club coaches
- Guide athletes towards BTF funded programme selection
- Develop young athletes in a holistic manner to ensure their continuation within the sport of triathlon