Triathlon should be a safe and positive experience for everybody. All those involved in triathlon have a part to play in safeguarding children. To assist with this, British Triathlon have implemented a Safeguarding Policy which sets out our belief in and commitment to safeguarding and protecting all children involved in triathlon, safeguarding their welfare and protecting them from all forms of abuse and neglect. This is not just our responsibility but that of everyone involved in triathlon at all levels to ensure that children can enjoy themselves in a safe and non-threatening environment.
If you have concerns for the welfare or safety of a child, young person or adult at risk or some raises a concern with you, report these immediately.
To report a concern contact;
British Triathlon Lead Safeguarding Officer
The following page contains the British Triathlon Safeguarding Policy and the Safeguarding Procedures for each Home Nation along with guidance documents and key templates. If you cannot find the guidance document or template you are looking for please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
British Triathlon Safeguarding Children Policy
British Triathlon considers it everyone’s responsibility to safeguard children in our sport, and so this Safeguarding and Protecting Children Policy , together with the accompanying and Procedures, apply to all individuals involved in Triathlon.
Home Nation Safeguarding Procedures
These documents contain the guidance procedures to be followed from Triathlon England, Welsh Triathlon and Triathlon Scotland on what to do if you have a concern, or someone raises a concern with you, regarding a child or young person.
Safeguarding guidance documents to help create a culture of safety that promotes the welfare of children and young people engaged In triathlon. If you cannot find the guidance document or template you are looking for please contact email@example.com.
Templates and Resources
Here you will find safeguarding templates and resources for you to down load and use within your triathlon role, clubs, organisations and wider.