Academy Triathlon

Our Triathlon Academy welcomes members from ages 8 to 90+, with our Junior section now one of the largest in the country! Coaches Martin, Paul & Jeannie hold numerous National & International multi-sport honours between them, & their enthusiasm for the sport radiates throughout the team. Come and join us to find out more!

Mini TriathletesAges 6 to 10 Years.

Train 1 x Week

Junior TriathletesAges 10 Years to 16 Years. 

Train 3 x week

All Junior Triathletes recieve a complimentary Swim Academy Lesson each week.

Adult TriathletesAges 16 +

Train 3 x Week

1 x Masters Swim; 1 X Run Academy; 1 x Triathlon Academy Session

 

FAQ'S

  • What Equipment is needed to Join Tri Academy?  A helmet, Bike, Run Shoes, Swim Suit.
  • What Kind of Bike Do I need?  Any type of bike can be used (mountain/road/bmx/cruiser).  However as the triathlete grows in confidence & abilities & starts to want to improve performance & race it is recommended that a road bike be use (Elite Squad)
  • What Level of Swimming do I need to be at?  Be able to swim 25 m and be confident in deep water. 
  • How do I know which training group to attend?  ​All new triathletes will be given a trial session, where the coaches will determine which training squad best suits your needs throughout the disciplines. You might be in Elite for running or Development for Cycling! 
  • What happens in bad weather? Triathletes are a hardy lot!!  Training continues! - In extreme conditions activites will take place indoors.
  • Are there opportunities to Compete?  Yes, the Triathlon Academy competes in events throughout the country as well a a variety of events here at home from Splash n Dash's to Triathlons.
  • As a parent what are my commitments?  Simply to get your child to the academy on time for thier session and the coach's will take it from there! 
  • What does it cost?  Mini Triathletes £7.95 per session (if payable by term equates to £6.95 per session); Junior Triathlon Academy £34.50 per month (payable by S0); Adults £34.50 per month (payable by SO) or £6.10 per drop-in session.

 

 

Team Kit: Hoodies

Once a triathlete has “survived” 8 weeks with us in the Junior Triathlon Team, a Tri Academy hoody will be awarded at no charge

Additional Hoodies

£19.99

For athletes and family members that would like additional hoodies these can be purchased at cost

Tri Suits

£49.99

Tri Suits have been heavily subsidized by the Academy and are provided at a discounted rate

 

Training Sessions

We will be constantly assessing the children’s ability to ensure they are in the correct ability group and that they get the appropriate level of training
Day Time Information
Monday8:30 – 9:30 pm Adult Swim Session with Coach Emma
Tuesday5.00 – 6.00 pm Academy Elite with Coach Martin
Wednesday4.00 – 5.00 pm Mini Potential & Academy Development with Coach Martin
Wednesday5.00 – 6.00 pm Academy Performance with Coach Martin
Thursday6:00 - 7:00 pm Adult Run Academy with Coach Jeannie
Friday6:45 – 8:00 pm Adult Triathletes with Coach Jeannie
Saturday9:00 - 10:15 am Academy Elite (Road Cycling Group 1) with Coach Martin
Saturday9:00 - 10:15 am Academy Performance Plus (Road Cycling Group 2) with Coach Paul
Saturday10.15 – 11.15 am Academy Performance (Road Cycling Group 3) with Coach Paul
Saturday10.15 - 11.15 am Academy Performance (Off-Road) with Coach Martin
Saturday11:30 – 12:30 pm Mini Triathletes (Off-Road) with Coach Paul
Saturday11.30 – 12.30 pm Academy Development (Off-Road) with Coach Martin
Saturday2:30 – 3:30 pm Performance (Road Group 4) with Coach Paul
Sunday8.30 – 9.30 am Academy Triathlon Stage 10 + Swim Workout Coach Tracey