BALMORAL TRIATHLON CLUB JUNIORS
At Balmoral Triathlon Club we aim to support local junior athletes by providing them the best advice and guidance as they progress through the sport of triathlon.
BTC provides a Junior training program for club members aged 7 to 17 years that runs twice per year and is designed to help junior athletes develop their core triathlon skills in a fun, safe environment.
Booking: The junior program is free. Numbers are limited for safety reasons – please contact Kelly Atkin to secure your spot, quoting the attendees BTC membership number.
Junior training program attendees must be BTC members prior to securing a spot on the program.
Swim training will be at Balmoral Beach. Cycling and running training will be held on Balmoral Oval.
When: Friday's @5.15pm
Block 1 will run on 9 Nov-18, 16 Nov-18, 23 Nov-18, and 30 Nov-18.
Block 2 will run on 8 Feb-19, 15 Feb-19, 1 Mar-19 and 8 Mar-19.
Attendees and parents should meet at the BTC clubhouse at least 15 minutes prior to the start time.
What: Junior training sessions run for 1 hour and cater for all abilities. Coaching is provided by Jack McPhee of Jacks Athletics Academy with support from our BTC Junior Coordinator, Owain Matthews.
The junior training sessions are about having fun while learning the fundamental skills for triathlon. After the session, food and drink will be provided at the BTC clubhouse so please stay around for a chat and a bite to eat!
Bring: Bike (safe working condition), bike helmet, running shoes, swimming goggles, drink, towel and a warm top/change of clothes. Wear clothing appropriate for swimming, cycling and running.
BTC offers discounted membership for juniors and families. For more details, please take a look at our membership page.
We support and love to hear about our junior members competitive endeavours. Some events BTC junior members may be interested in attending include:
BTC Juniors Race:
BTC is proud to have run a juniors race each year since 2012. We welcome BTC junior members and non-members alike.
The 2018-19 season juniors race will take place on Sun 10 Mar-19. Take a look at the Juniors Race page for more information.
BTC Triathlon Series & Time Trials:
We welcome junior members aged 15 years and over at our club races and time trials subject to prior assessment by one of our coaches. To organise an assessment, please contact our BTC Junior Coordinator.
For details of club races and time trials, take a look at our events page.
NSW Club Championships:
Each year our club members head en-mass to NSW Club Champs to represent BTC. This event now includes a Juniors Club Championship and we encourage all BTC junior members and their families to come along and join in the fun whilst racing or volunteering for BTC.
BTC organise subsidised accommodation and provide a pizza dinner plus all breakfasts and a goodie bag for all attendees. For more details of Club Champs, take a look at our events page.
GET in Touch
Got a question regarding BTC junior training or races? Get in touch with our BTC Junior Coordinator.
Occasionally, it may be necessary for us to change or cancel a training session. Make sure you join the BTC Members Facebook Page and subscribe to the BTC Newsletter to be kept informed of any BTC session changes as well as upcoming events.