All you need to know about the what’s coming up on the Youth and Junior Super Series in 2021
The British Triathlon Youth and Junior Super Series provides up-and-coming athletes from across England, Scotland and Wales with the chance to compete against other high-performing athletes of their age in competitive races on a regular basis.
Athletes will compete throughout the year at individual races to earn points for the series, with the overall winners crowned at the final race of the series. 2021 will see both triathlon and aquathlon formats competed over in line with development objectives within the Performance Pathway.
Performance Assessment Weekend
The Performance Assessment Weekend is the first event on the British Triathlon Youth and Junior Super Series, and all athletes wishing to race in the series in 2021 will need to attend. Participants will take part in a swim time-trial and separate run-bike timed event, with the results carrying series points as well as allocating athletes with their initial rankings for the series.
For more information about the weekend and to register, please click here.
Due to Covid-19 racing in 2021 will look different to normal, and all races on the Youth and Junior Super Series will be subject to British Triathlon guidance for events and event organisers, ensuring that they are safe to race at.
Covid-19 Secure measures will be communicated by the organisers of the different races in the build up to the event, but please be aware that these may differ when racing across England, Scotland and Wales and may also affect spectators as well as participants.
Below is an outline of the 2021 British Triathlon Youth and Junior Super Series, however this is subject to change depending on local and national restrictions.
2021 British Triathlon Youth and Junior Super Series Overview
This initial outline may be subject to change, with events marked TBC still under discussion to ensure that participant experience across the series is the best available.
|Event||Date||Apply||Applications Deadline||Entry Deadline|
|Performance Assessment Weekend||27/28 March 2021||Applications open January 2021||TBC||TBC|
|Llanelli Multi-Sport Festival||15 May 2021||APPLY HERE||Friday 2 April - 5pm||Friday 30 April - 5pm|
|Lochore - North Aquathlon||26 June 2021||APPLY HERE||Friday 14 May - 5pm||Friday 11 June - 5pm|
|Bowood - South Aquathlon||27 June 2021||APPLY HERE||Friday 14 May - 5pm||Friday 11 June - 5pm|
|Aquathlon 3 - TBC||TBC||Application not open||TBC||TBC|
|Hetton||17 July 2021||APPLY HERE||Friday 4 June - 5pm||Friday 2 July - 5pm|
|Mallory Park||10/11 August||Application not open||TBC||TBC|
|September Event - TBC||TBC||Application not open||TBC||TBC|
To be eligible, participants must be a current British Triathlon Home Nation member. You may be asked to prove your membership when entering and registering at the individual races on the series at the request of the event organiser. Please ensure that your membership record is up to date and that all information on it is correct, entering each race with your name as it appears on your membership card.