Swans Tri club is a new club based in Selby in North Yorkshire started in 2018.
We are a Community Club for all ages and abilities who want to train in any of the triathlon disciplines and may wish to compete in any combination of the three disciplines at any level. We will provide regular coaching sessions in all four disciplines and in open water (seasonal) for adults and juniors
Our organisation is democratic, open and transparent. We are accredited by British Cycling and the British Triathlon Federation attaining Our Bronze Trimark in March 2019. In July 2019 We also attained Our Silver Trimark.
Our aims are
To have fun training, competing and spectating together
To encourage adults and juniors of all abilities to train together at regular coaching sessions
For members and coaches to share their expertise and experience with each other so they are continually developing their skills
To exceed our individual and shared goals
To encourage youth members to develop coaching skills and volunteering
To share knowledge and expertise about Triathlon with the local community to encourage wider participation in the sport including through schools activities.
To be as affordable as possible so no one is excluded.
To develop strong links with other local sports clubs
To develop athletes potential to the full and encourage those with age group or elite potential to train and participate at higher levels.
To eat cake whenever possible