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Youth Academy Membership & BTF/ BC Information

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LYA Welcome Letter and general information – 2019

By joining the club you will be expected to abide by our Codes of Conduct which are aligned to our clubmark status.

To join our club please go to the Membership page

BTF Age Groups and Guidelines on Race distances

Age groups for racing are based on the age as at the 31st December of the year the race takes place.

  • Tristarts – 8 years old
  • Tristar1 – 9/10 years old
  • Tristar2 – 11/12 years old
  • Tristar3 – 13/14 years old
  • Youth – 15/16 years old (British Triathlon Category A)
  • Junior – 17-19 years old (British Triathlon Category B & C combined)

Race Distances: The following maximum distances are applicable for each age group for individual competitions:

Useful External Sites

Triathlon England Website
Triathlon England East Midlands – Junior Series Events
Triathlon England Yorkshire Region – Junior Series Events
British Cycling