Junior Program

The Shepparton Tri Club is very proud of it’s junior program and the strong up and coming triathletes and athletes that it is helping to shape.

 
 
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TRAINING

Juniors training occurs every Monday evening at 6pm from the club shed during the months of October through to March.

The Junior Program is for children aged 5 - 15yrs.

The club holds races throughout the year for the juniors to participate in and practice the skills they learn at training.


COACHING

Coaches for 2018/19 Season are;

Committee Vice President Troy Watts. Troy is a trained P.E teacher and has been involved in Triathlon since 2001. He participated in the Junior Development Program with Tri Vic. He has completed the Level 1 Development Triathlon Coaching course and is very passionate about getting children into the sport, getting active and helping develop their skills in the sport of Triathlon.

Club member Stu Shaw, is also a Teacher. Stu loves swimming and competing in the Pier to Pub, where he usually competes in several events. He is often found at many club events helping out behind the BBQ.


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RACING / EVENTS

Club races occur throughout the year in the form of Duathlons (Run, Bike, Run), Aquathon (Swim, Run) and Triathlon (Swim, Bike, Run).

Distances:

Duathlon:

5 - 9 yrs 500m Run, 1km Ride, 500m Run

10 - 15yrs 1km Run, 3km Ride, 1km Run

Triathlon:

5- 9 yrs 25m Swim, 1km Ride, 500m

10 - 15yrs 50m Swim, 3km Ride, 1km Run


CALENDAR 2018/19 SEASON


Sponsors

The Junior Program is proudly sponsored and supported by McDonalds Shepparton & Mooroopna.

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