BTC is pleased to announce the BTC Youth Scholarship, in conjunction with our long standing sponsors Energy Link Performance Coaching and SquareOne Physiotherapy, and club kit supplier Scody.

 

ABOUT

The BTC Youth Scholarship is awarded to up to two individuals each season to encourage our talented young athletes to pursue their athletic goals and to remain active members of the BTC community.

Awardees of our Youth Scholarship will receive:

  • Coaching from Energy Link Performance Coaching

  • Screening & Physiotherapy from SquareOne

  • Cycling kit from SquareOne

  • Personalised BTC tri suit from Scody

  • Free entry into BTC club races

  • Free accommodation for Club Championships

2019-20 Awardees: Jose Hernandez Martinez & Tom Holland

2018-19 Awardees: Laura Van Den Honert & Emily McPhee

2017-18 Awardees: Thomas Davies & Daniel De Santis

2016-17 Awardees:  Quentin Schneider & Gabby Mastroianni

 

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

Successful BTC Youth Scholarship applicants will be:

  • Fully paid up member of Balmoral Triathlon Club in the year of the award

  • Fully paid up member of Balmoral Triathlon Club in the year preceding the year of award

  • Aged 17 to 25 years at the time of application

  • Able to demonstrate an outstanding talent in triathlon

Successful BTC Youth Scholarship awardees will:

  • Have a stated intention to compete at NSW Club Championships on behalf of BTC

  • Be an ambassador for BTC at triathlon events and in the wider community

  • Be an ambassador for BTC sponsors at triathlon events and in the wider community

  • Provide at least two race reports/updates on your progress in the year of award for inclusion on the BTC website/newsletter

 

SELECTION PROCESS

Applicants should submit a written application to the BTC Committee by the end of March.

Scholarship recipients will be selected by the BTC Committee, taking into account how applicants meet the criteria set out in our Youth Scholarship guidance.

Applicants will be notified by the BTC Committee by the end of April and will be presented at the End-of-Season Celebration in June.