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North West Academy

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Regional Academy and Paratriathlon Academy

The NW Regional Triathlon Academy supports the development of young and talented athletes within the North West of England and prepares them for the British Triathlon Talent squad. There is also the NW Paratriathlon Academy which operates alongside the Academy. Enquiries from para athletes are always welcome.

Academy Contacts

Head Coach Mike Myers:

About the Academy

Please read the Regional Academy Guide very carefully

The North West region consists of the following areas:

  1. Cheshire
  2. Merseyside
  3. Lancashire
  4. Greater Manchester
  5. Cumbria

Anyone living in these areas who can meet the entry requirements for the North West Academy will be invited to join.  The academy is there to supply athletes with a pathway to the England Talent Squad and subsequently the World Class Programme.

Academy Purpose:

  • Identify talent by monitoring results at local events
  • Direct talent by establishing links with local swim/cycle/run/triathlon clubs
  • Provide support for talent via triathlon club coaches
  • Guide and prepare athletes towards gaining a place on the Triathlon England Talent Squad
  • Develop young athletes in a holistic manner to ensure their continuation within the sport of triathlon

As a general rule the Academy caters for youngsters aged 14-19 although on occasion will admit exceptional athletes slightly earlier as Affiliates.

Northern Paratriathlon Academy

The Northern Paratriathlon Academy is selected centrally by the Paratriathlon Talent programme in Loughborough.  If you are interested in joining us, please contact Alasdair Donaldson

Alasdair Donaldson
Paralympic Talent & Development Manager
alasdairdonaldson@britishtriathlon.org

+44 (0) 1509 226169
+44 (0) 7824 145082

For information about how the Northern Paratri Academy works, please contact the Regional Head Coach

Mike Myers

mikeria97@gmail.com

+44  (0) 7973 779040

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