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Cardiff Triathletes

Cardiff Triathletes was formed in 1984 by a small group of people interested in the, then, new sport of triathlon.

The objectives of the club are to encourage and promote the sport of triathlon in the Cardiff and the surrounding area.

The club is affiliated to the British Triathlon Federation via Welsh Triathlon and individual members are encouraged to join these organisations.

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Club Info

Introduction.

Cardiff Triathletes was formed in 1984 by a small group of people interested, in the then new sport of Triathlon.

The objectives of the club are to encourage and promote the sport of Triathlon in Cardiff and the surrounding area.

The club is affiliated to the British Triathlon Federation via Welsh Triathlon and individual members are encouraged to join these organisations. The club is also affiliated to the Road Time Trials Association.

Club Kit

The club colours are black, blue and yellow. Kit is ordered a few times each year.

Finances

The Club is financed through the subscriptions of its members. If you decide to join we manage membership fees via direct debit:

Training Membership - direct debit of £22 per month entitles you to all coached and uncoached training sessions with the club. Discounted club kit and access to club coaching days, e.g. Robin Brew Swim Coaching Day.
Social Membership - direct debit of £25.00 per annum. Can cycle (not turbo train) with the club and attend social functions.
Full Time Student/Unemployed/Over 60's – half price with proof of entitlement.
 
We have a ‘no return within 3 months’ policy. If you chose to leave the club, please notify the membership secretary on: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . If you then wish to rejoin the club you will have to wait 3 months since your date of leaving.

Welsh Triathlon Insurance is compulsory to being a member. This is an annual fee of £40.
 
You can choose to represent the club in running events, but this is not complsory. You can become a Welsh Athletics member for £15 per year, membership runs from April to April each year.

Officials

The day-to-day management of the Club rests with the Club Committee who are nominated and elected to hold a specific post for one year, at the Annual General Meeting held each February. Members of the Club Committee are volunteers.

The 2017 Club Committee consists of:

Chair -  Ian Liddiatt
Vice Chair - Niall Foster
Treasurer - Mark Suret
Membership Secretary - Angharad Pocock
Social Secretary - Lucy Sullivan and Paul Evans
Membership Assistant - David Burnett
Club kit design and sales - Stuart Edgar and Jasmine Boyer

How to Join

Membership is open to anyone over the age of 18.

New members are always welcome, particularly novices to the sport of triathlon, but we are am adult club with no junior group. The club is able to cater for all levels of abilities. Please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  to book in for our new members session which is held on the last Tuesday of every month at Fairwater Leisure Centre.

Members Information

Club AGM minutes (2014, pdf)

Club accounts (AGM 2014, pdf)

Club membership subscription changes (AGM 2014, pdf)

Club internal disciplinary process (AGM 2014, pdf)

Club swimming guidelines (pdf)

Club cycling guidelines (pdf)

Club running guidelines (pdf)