For safety reasons, participants under the age of 15 (born after 1998) who wish to participate in 2013 Hong Kong ITU Triathlon Asian Cup, must show evidence that have competed in one of the open water swim races (Aquathon/Triathlon)/ ocean swim prior to 2 October 2013 (before 2pm).
For those participants who have not shown prior open water race results, a mandatory water test will be held on Sunday, 6 October 2013 at Repulse Bay Beach.
Date: Sunday, 6 October 2013
Venue: Repulse Bay Beach
Meeting Point: Repulse Bay 711 shop
Meeting Time: 1:00pm
Mr. Philip Penaloza tender resignation as President as TriHK , effective immediately, due to personal and work demands. Please refer to the letter as attached for reference.
Vice President, Mr. Erik Chan, will now step into the role as President of TriHK for the remaining term of the Presidency according to Association Article 24. The TriHK Executive Committee expresses its gratitude towards Philip' contribution and commitment over the past years.
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Hong Kong will be represented in the elite competition by the following athletes:
Mens U23: Law Leong Tim and Cheung Arthur Tak Hei
Junior Women: Choi Yan Yin
Junior Men: Kok Yu Hang, Tang Ho Fai, Perry Wong
In addition to the Elite races, Hong Kong will also be represented by a contingent of Age Group athletes in the Olympic and Sprint Distance, as well as the Aquathon.
For further event details, please refer to http://london.triathlon.org/
The triathlon events of the 12th China National Games 2013 will be held at Qipanshan, Shenyang on the 2-3 September.
The men's race comprising of 30 athletes will be held on the 2nd September. Hong Kong will be represented by 4 athletes: Law Leong Tim, Lo Ching Hin, Tam Joe Dick and Perry Wong.
The women's race comprising of 26 athletes will be held the 3rd September. Hong Kong will be represented by 2 athletes: Cheung Ting Yan and Choi Yan Yin.
Coach Patrick Kelly and the HK athletes will arrive in Shenyang on they 30th August, following an altitude training camp in Japan.
Special thanks to Hong Kong PHAB Association in Providing on-site physiotherapy service for this Sunday's Aquathon Series - Race 4 at Siu Sai Wan. The on-site physiotherapy booth will locate next to the Registration Area.
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TriHK is pleased to announce the below list of Age Groupers who will race in the upcoming PruHealth World Triathlon Championships Grand Final London in September. We wish them good luck and all the best!