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2022 World Long Distance Aquabike Championships Samorin Slovakia


Event Overview

IMPORTANT - do not register unless you have read the whole webpage.


Event Information




Event Information


General Contacts: Please direct enquiries to agegroup@britishtriathlon.org or 01509 226 183

Team Manager: Please direct enquires to Nick Davies email; nickdavies@britishtriathlon.org

Event Website: Event website


Intention to Qualify

In order to register click on the blue 'Register' button on this page and log in with your Home Nation membership number and password. You will need to be a Core or Ultimate BTF member. Please click here for membership information.

For further information on how to register please click here.

Once registered, you will receive a confirmation email and will be added to the registration list below.

Please ensure your registration has been successful by checking the athlete registration list below before the registration deadline, no changes will or can be be made after the registration deadlines. No late registrations including amendments will be accepted after the final registration date.

In order to be eligible to qualify and compete in this event you must be 18 on the 31st December 2022. Do not register your interest if you do not meet this age limit, you will be unable to qualify and the £10 registration fee is non-refundable.

PLEASE NOTE - The WT Aquabike and WT Long distance Triathlon have in the past been run at the same time so it has not been possible in the past to compete in both events, you need to choose which one to qualify for.

The course length has not been confirmed but will be between; SWIM 1000m to 4000m, BIKE 100km to 200km

Please click here to read what will happen if international races are cancelled in 2022.

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Qualification

IMPORTANT NOTE

Athletes who moved their Q from 2021 to 2022 due to travel restrictions at the time they were offered a place on the 2021 team can register for their 2022 Q starting from the 15th October 2021 until 5pm Friday the 5th November 2021.

After this, general registration will open for athletes to register with a race result. There will be less than 20 places available per age group and the exact details will be added below. 

Registration cut off dates:

Q1-5pm Friday the 10th December 2021

Q2-5pm Friday 28th January 2022

Q3-5pm Friday the 25th February 2022

Q4- 5pm Friday the 29th April 2022

Q5  - 5pm Friday 27th May 2022

 

To qualify for this event, athletes must supply a race result which meets the qualifying criteria and qualification evidence outlined below:

Qualification evidence 

Athletes are required to submit performances providing the following information:

  • Race name
  • Race date
  • Athlete finish time
  • Winner of age-groups finish time - please see below
  • Working link to online results

 

Specific Race criteria:

  • The race result used must have been from a chip timed event
  • Results must be in 5 age group bands.
  • Types of events which can be used to qualify are; middle distance aquabike, middle distance triathlon (use the swim, T1 and bike legs only), long distance aquabike, long distance triathlon. Relay results may be used but the athlete must be named in the swim, T1 and bike sections.
  • If the result which an athlete wishes to register with is from an aquabike race with more than 50 finishers in the results including DNS, DNF and DSQ the time of the winner of the age group from the aquabike race must be used. 
  • If the result which an athlete wishes to register with is from an Aquabike race with less than 50 finishers in the results including DNS, DNF and DSQ, the winner of the age group from the triathlon running alongside the aquabike race must be used as the winners time. Use the swim, T1 and bike time of the winner of your age group from the triathlon taking place alongside the aquabike race.
  • Results must meet the minimum distances of 1500m open water swim and 50-mile bike on tarmac to be eligible for qualification. 
  • Athletes must have a finishing time within 115% of the winner of their age group. If moving up an age group, take the time from the winner of the age group you're moving into. 
  • Link to Time Percentage Calculator like the one found here. 
  • Races may be in either a time trial format, socially distanced format or, a traditional wave format.
  • Times from separate swim and bike events are no longer permitted to be used to try and qualify for aquabike events.
  • Results which do not meet the criteria above will not be considered.
  • If more than one competitor has a result of 100%, the most competitive result will be selected by the team manager. This may be the fastest time or the race with the most competitors in the affected age group depending on the race result used. The Team Managers decision is final. 

 

Time frame results can be used from and will be considered by:

  • All results must meet the criteria above.
  • Results must be valid between the following dates; January 2019 to the final registration cut off date. 
  • Athletes who have registered and who have used an aquabike race result which took place from January 2020 onward will be considered from Q1 onwards. (Even if the aquabike result had less than 50 competitor in the results)
  • Athletes who have registered and who have used a triathlon race result which took place from January 2020 onward will be considered from Q2 onwards.
  • Athletes who have registered and who have used either an aquabike or triathlon race result which took place from January 2019 to June 2019 will be considered at Q3.
  • Registrations can be edited by going to your BTF account, then dashboard, then Age Group Listing and clicking Edit. If Edit is not there you are not able to edit the registration.

Please click here to read the other important points regarding registration and qualifying.

 

When are events deemed not competitive during and after lockdowns;

 

Lockdown 1

Lockdown 2

England

26/03/2020-05/09/2020

06/01/2021-10/05/2021

Scotland

26/03/2020-13/10/2020

04/01/2021-24/05/2021

Wales

26-03/2020-21/09/2020

05/01/2021 - 31/05/2021

Please click here for further information about events being deemed non-competitive atfer lockdowns end.

The £10 registration fees are non-refundable in any circumstance. They go towards administrating the age group teams and provide 1 full time member of staff, administrative items, office space and cover bank fees for the teams. 

Pre-Qualification

To Pre-Qualify for the 2023 World Triathlon World Championship race, athletes must finish within the top 15 places in their age group and be one of the first three British athletes to finish in the equivalent 2022 World Triathlon World Championship race.  

Further details regarding pre-qualification can be found within our pre-qualification policy

Allocation of Places

  • There are 20 places in each age group. Some of these places may be pre-filled by athletes who Pre-Qualify from the previous years Championships.
  • Places are allocated after registration cut off dates in order of fastest result to slowest result. 

  • After the final registration date the remaining places will be allocated and if any athletes then withdraw the remaining place will be allocated by rolldown places. 

  • Qualified athletes will be notified by e-mail and will be marked with a 'Q' next to their name in the registered athletes list. This can take up to 2 weeks after the qualifying race. Q1, Q2, Q3, Q4 and Q are all qualifying statuses. 

  • It is an athletes responsibility to check they have registered for the correct event and that their name appears in the list of athlets on the event webpage. (If your name is not there please check the next age group)

  • If you use a Hotmail, outlook or work email address please check your junkmail, we find these email addresses often send our emails to the junkmail inbox. We advise athetes not to use these types of email addresses and we can't re-issue a Q if an athletes has missed the opportunity to take up their place because they missed an email.

Entry

Entry details for this event will be released once they have been confirmed by World Triathlon.

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Event Location

Registered Athletes (Female)


Category E (25-29) (2 athletes)
Name Status Information Paid Entry
Category F (30-34) (7 athletes)
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Category G (35-39) (8 athletes)
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Category H (40-44) (11 athletes)
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Category I (45-49) (11 athletes)
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Category J (50-54) (16 athletes)
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Category K (55-59) (5 athletes)
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Category L (60-64) (8 athletes)
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Category M (65-69) (2 athletes)
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Registered Athletes (Male)


Category D (20-24) (2 athletes)
Name Status Information Paid Entry
Category E (25-29) (2 athletes)
Name Status Information Paid Entry
Category G (35-39) (5 athletes)
Name Status Information Paid Entry
Category H (40-44) (15 athletes)
Name Status Information Paid Entry
Category I (45-49) (12 athletes)
Name Status Information Paid Entry
Category J (50-54) (16 athletes)
Name Status Information Paid Entry
Category K (55-59) (22 athletes)
Name Status Information Paid Entry
Category L (60-64) (12 athletes)
Name Status Information Paid Entry
Category M (65-69) (5 athletes)
Name Status Information Paid Entry
Category N (70-74) (1 athlete)
Name Status Information Paid Entry
Category P (75-79) (2 athletes)
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