British Modern Triathlon Series 2016 - Entries Open!
Following on from 2015’s successful North Tri Series and South Tri Series, this year’s Modern Triathlon Series will once again provide fun competitions which are perfect for beginners to get involved with our sport or for more experienced members to develop their competition experience.
The competitions are organised to encourage as many people as possible to take part and consist of a separate swim and combined run-shoot for all age groups, with the distances depending on the competitors age.
Entries for the Triathlon Series are now open. To enter, simply register online and then call our office (01225 386808) to pay for your entry.
British Modern Tetrathlon Championships 2016 - Entries Open!
Entries for the 2016 British Modern Tetrathlon Championships to be held at Tudor Grange Leisure Centre in Solihull on the 24th and 25th of September are now open.
The competition provides a great opportunity for both experienced athletes and those who are new to one or more of the disciplines to compete.
Under 13, Under 15 and Masters athletes have the option to compete using pellet or laser technology for the combined run/shoot, whilst the U17, U19, Junior and Senior athletes will shoot using laser technology. This is as we continue towards our full transition to laser shooting in 2017.
Entries close on Monday 5th September and the timetables for the competition will be available on the website approximately a week later.
We will be hosting the Under 17 European Championships at Tudor Grange Leisure Centre in Solihull from 27th-29th August 2016.
This competition is free for spectators to come and watch and provides a unique opportunity to watch potential future Olympians.
The event will be a modern triathlon with the individual competitions taking place on Saturday 27th August and the Boys, Girls and Mixed Relays on Monday 29th August.
World Modern Pentathlon Coaches Conference
Pentathlon GB will be hosting the World Modern Pentathlon Coaches Conference in Manchester again in 2016.
The conference will run from 11-13 November and is a unique event where coaches from around the world meet to develop their knowledge and share their experiences of the sport.
A full list of speakers for this year’s conference will be announced in due course but will once again include Pentathlon GB’s Performance Team coaches who all have vast experience at the top level of the sport.
The event is recommended for all coaches to help develop their understanding and techniques in the sport.