The organizer of the Beijing International Triathlon (BIT) now offers a total of 20 lucky draw slots to participants of FOS Age Group Triathlon, which will be held on 11 May 2014, at Plover Cove. Participants of the Olympic Distance at the FOS event are entitled to draw for the 10 free Olympic Distance slots of the BIT; whereas Sprint Distance participants of the FOS event are entitled to draw for the 10 free Sprint Distance slots of the BIT.

Entry to the FOS Age Group Triathlon now opens. Vacnacies are limited, and on a first-come-first-served basis. Don't miss the chances, act fast! 

For more details of Beijing International Triathlon please visit: http://www.beijinginternationaltriathlon.com/ 

The Hong Kong Sports Institute Limited (“HKSIL”) is the Government’s delivery agent of elite sports training systems. The HKSI’s mission is to provide an environment in which sports talent can be identified, nurtured and developed to pursue excellence in the international sporting arena benchmarked at Asian and Olympic Games results. We are now inviting suitable candidates for the following vacancy:

PART-TIME TRIATHLON COACHES

THE JOB

Reporting to the Head Triathlon Coach, the Part-Time Triathlon Coach will be responsible for the following duties:

  • To provide training for elite and junior athletes; and
  • To fully utilize and integrate scientific, medical and other athlete support services into the elite training programme to enhance elite training outcomes.

THE REQUIREMENTS

  • Holder of a university degree; or post-secondary Certificate / Diploma in sports-related fields, or its equivalent;
  • Holder of a recognized coaching qualification equivalent to Hong Kong Coach Accreditation Programme Level 2 Certificate;
  • A minimum of 2 years professional coaching experience;
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills; and
  • Awareness / knowledge of Child Protection in sport and equal opportunity issues in the context of Hong Kong are an added advantage.

APPLICATIONS

Please send full resume with current and expected salary, contact telephone number, email and postal addresses, and availability to The Human Resources Manager, Hong Kong Sports Institute Ltd, 25 Yuen Wo Road, Sha Tin, New Territories or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. on or before 3April 2014. Please quote reference no.HKSI-20140321-ATriC in the application.

Appointment will be on a fixed term contract. General information is available at the website http://www.hksi.org.hk.

Applicants who are not invited for interview within six months may consider their applications unsuccessful.

All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence. Data collected will be used for recruitment and other employment-related purposes only.

THE HKSI IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES EMPLOYER

If members under aged 16 and want to join the Samsung 57th Festival of Sport – Age Group race, they must fulfil the below criteria and register through offline:

 Remarks:

With certain exception, the TriHK will not accept entries from applicants under the age on 16 on the day of competitions

The ParaTriathlon Talent ID will take place this Saturday, 15 March, at the athletic track of Hong Kong Sports Institute from 1000 to 1200 for the run session,

The next National Squad Time Trials will take place on 28-29 March and 12 April 2014. This is not a public time trial, but by invitation only. Members of the National Development Squad (NDS) who have the potential to make the National Squad qualifying times will be invited to take part for those disciplines in which they fell short at the last annual Time Trials. Members of the Regional who have the potential to make the National Development Squad qualifying times will be invited to take part for those disciplines in which they fell short at the last annual Time Trials. Other athletes not currently in the NDS who in the view of the Head Coach have the potential for direct entry into the National Squad may also be invited to take part in all three disciplines. 

The Time Trials schedule is as follows:

28 March 2014 (Fri) from 1830 Run Time Trial
29 March 2014 (Sat) from 1230 Swim Time Trial
12 April 2014 (Sat) from 0715 Bike Time Trial

The Qualifying Times, which remain unchanged, are posted on the TriHK website.

Further details of the Time Trials will be communicated to invited athletes.

 

Date & Time

March 22  Sat

12:30-14:30 Swimming Practical

15:00-17:00 Talk: Long Term Athlete Development – Swimming

March 23 Sun

09:00-11:00 Talk: Long Term Athlete Development – Running

11:00-13:00 Running Practical

 

 

Assemble Venue:

March 22 New Swimming Pool, HK Sports Institute

March 23  HK Sports Institute Lecture Room

 

教授語言Language

中文 Chinese

 

人數Capacity :                     

30人 (先到先得,額滿即止) 30 people (First come, first serve)

 

參加資格Criteria

香港三項鐵人總會2014 年度之註冊教練

2014 registered coach of Hong Kong Triathlon Association

 

講師Instructor :

王大力先生 (大力游泳會教學總監及總教練)

Mr. Wang Dali (Coaching Director & Head Coach of Dali Swimming Club)
王春榮女仕 (香港田徑代表隊教練)

Ms. Wong Chun Wing ( Coach of Hong Kong Athletics Team )

 

截止日期Deadline :

2014年3月March 14 (星期五Friday)

 

費用Entry Fee     

全免 Free of charge

 

報名辦法Enrolment

郵寄 By Mail/ 傳真 Fax/ 電郵 Email

 

查詢Enquiry         

電話 Tel:2504-8282  傳真 Fax:2576-8253

 

電郵 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.    網頁 Website:www.triathlon.com.hk

 

 

地址 Address :

香港銅鑼灣掃桿埔大球場徑一號奧運大樓102

Rm 1020, Olympic House, 1 Stadium Path, So Kon Po, Causeway Bay

 

備註Remarks :

參加者必須在3月22日於開始時間十分鐘前換上游泳服裝到達香港體育學院泳池報到

Please change to suitable swim apparel and report 10 minutes before the course start on 22 March.

Once again, this year give us great pleasure to present a Charity Auction in Annual Awards cum Annual Buffet Lunch Reception on 9 February (Sunday).

Auctions include sports gear, bike items and more. Our hope is to support TriHK Executive Committee member Vincent Lam's girlfriend Dora was severely injured in a horrific accident during their visit to China over Chinese New Year. 

We do hope that you will enjoy the Charity Auction and we thank you in advance for your generosity in supporting  for one of our own.

Hong Kong Triathlon Association ParaTriathlon Talent ID Day

               

Date

15 March 2014 (Saturday)

 

Time & Venue

 

1000-1200   Athletic Track, Hong Kong Sports Institute (run)

1200-1400   Shatin JC Public Swimming Pool (swim)

 

Testing areas

 

300m swim / 2km run / wheelchair run

 

Categories

 

Limbs disability      

Visual impairment

Blind                          

l  Athletes not fulfilling the above criterion may also take part in the Talent ID Day, which allow us to seek for handler later

 

Qualified Supporting

 

Wheelchair  

Crutches      

Amputee     

Run leader  

 

Enrolment detail

 

Send the completed entry form to TriHK on or before 5 March 2014, Wednesday. Enrolment is free of charge.

Address:    Room 1020 Olympic House, 1 Stadium Path, So Kon Po,

Causeway Bay, Hong Kong

Fax:            2576 8253

Email:        This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Adverse weather arrangement

 

If typhoon signal No.3 or above is hoisted, or if Amber Rainstorm Warning or above is effective at 8am on the Talent ID Day, the event will be rescheduled, with details to be announced.

 

Want to represent HK in an Winter Triathlon?

 

If you're experienced in winter sports, you might consider the ITU WINTER TRIATHLON, in Quebec City, Canada - 8-9 Mar 2014.

The Quebec organizers of the ITU Winter Triathlon are interested in inviting one, or maybe 2 HK elite level athletes join the Winter Triathlon race to be held on March 8-9.  Those interested should submit their athlete resumes, through TriHK office, and if the Quebec organizing committee approves their elite qualification, they can offer the package below to the qualified athlete(s):

*    1 room for lodging (double occupancy) for 5 nights

*    Free registration to the race

*    Transportation assistance by offering CAN $1,000. The CAN $1,000 is to be shared between 2 athletes (if 2 are selected).

The package is worth over CAN$ 2,000. Depending on who the athletes are, sometimes the Quebec City Tourism bureau may add to the program package.

 

ITU Winter Triathlon, Quebec City, March 8 - 9, 2014. http://www.triathlon.org/events/event/2014_quebec_itu_winter_triathlon_event

http://www.snowpentathlon.com

 

Format: Snowshoe Running 5 Km. (3 laps); Speed Skating 12 Km. (28 laps); Cross Country Skiing 8 Km (3 laps) = Total 25 Km.

Elites must be able complete the race in 1:30 hours.

Prizes (Canadian Dollars):

1st- $ 1,500; 2nd- $ 1,250; 3rd- $ 1,000; 4th- $ 750; 5th- $ 500.

Elite Women's race: March 9, 10:00

Elite Men's race: March 9, 13:30

 

Note: TriHK is only relaying the information from the organizors, Pentathlon Des Neiges, who is responsible for any selection, qualification, race entry, results and package conditions. Contestants' travel and entry in the race are their sole responsibility and at their own risk. All questions should be directed to the organizor's contact:  Francois Calletta  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.