From 2018, the TAS HPP replaces the previous Triathlon Training Squad (TTS) Scheme, and will provide a more evidence-based and performance-driven approach in the development of our athletes.

Objectives of the HPP

To prepare athletes for medal-winning performances at Major Games, ITU World Triathlon and continental Triathlon event.

Eligibility

  1. Athletes must be a citizen of Singapore, or a Permanent Resident of Singapore (With the intention to convert to Citizenship in the near future)
  2. Athletes must be in good standing with TAS, with an annual TAS Individual Membership
  3. Athletes must not have represented any other National Federations at Junior, U23, Elite, Pro athletes, in the calendar year

There are 3 Squads: NYNJA, NDS, NES

Squad National Youth & Junior Academy (NYNJA)
Description Entry level for potential and aspiring youth athletes into the HPP.
Age 14 to 19 years old
Squad Size Maximum 6 athletes (3 Men, 3 Women). Should there be more than 6 eligible athletes, the top 6 with the best NPS will be selected. TAS shall at its discretion consider selecting more than 6 athletes, on a case-by-case athlete’s assessment basis. The squad will be reviewed every 6 months (In December and in June of each year), and athletes will be included or excluded accordingly.
Distance Super Sprint, Sprint
Category YOG, Junior
Expectations Development of required success factors. Tracking towards NDS or NES. Tracking towards YOG qualification. Tracking towards Elite Racing
Criteria NPS of 60-65% (16 and above)

NPS of 70-75% (14-15 years)

Outstanding performance in Swim, Run and/or Aquathlon races

Bike Draft legal endorsed
Squad National Development Squad (NDS)
Description Bridge for athletes into the National Elite Squad
Squad Size Unlimited
Age 16 and above
Distance Sprint, Standard
Category Junior, U23
Expectations Tracking towards National Elite Squad. Tracking towards YOG qualification. Tracking towards SEA Games qualification
Criteria NPS of 70-75%, or minimum times of:

Sprint – 1:10(M), 1:20(W)

Standard U23 – 2:20(M), 2:35(W)

Standard >23 – 2:17 (M), 2:32(W)

@ any sanctioned Triathlon Races.

Squad National Elite Squad (NES)
Description Elite athletes (Crème de Corp) training towards HPE Standards, ITU Rankings and Medals at Major Games.
Squad Size Maximum 6 athletes (3 Men, 3 Women). Should there be more than 6 eligible athletes, the top 6 with the best NPS will be selected. TAS shall at its discretion consider selecting more than 6 athletes, on a case-by-case athlete’s assessment basis. The squad will be reviewed every 6 months (In December and in June of each year), and athletes will be included or excluded accordingly.
Age 18 years old and above
Distance Sprint, Standard
Category U23, Elite
Expectations Tracking towards SEA Games Medals. Tracking towards ITU WTS/World/Continental Ranking. Tracking towards AG/CG qualification. Tracking towards Olympics qualification
Criteria NPS of 80-85% or minimum times of:

Sprint – 1:03(M), 1:10(W)

Standard U23 – 2:10(M), 2:25(W)

Standard >23 – 2:04 (M), 2:22(W)

@ any ITU Triathlon Races

Click here for the full Selection Policy: TAS HPP Selection Policy

Eligible Athletes can write in to: eugene.ong@triathlonsingapore.org.

Squads

SquadNameGender
NESBryce Chong Sheng CherM
NESChow Sheng-Ren ClementM
NESWillie Loo Chuan RongM
NESZacharias LowM
NESChia Su yin DeniseF
NESJeremia Christy SuriadiF
NYNJANicholas RachmadiM
NYNJALuke ChuaM
NYNJAAaron KissM
NYNJAPhoebe KeeF
NYNJAHerlene YuF
NYNJAElizabeth LiauF
NYNJALouisa MiddleditchF
NYNJAEmma MiddleditchF
NDSWinona HoweF
NDSCedric Chua Jian HongM
NDSLin ZhiyunF
NDSDerek TanM
NDSDanny LimM
NDSChang ShuwenF
NDSEdwin LiamM
NDSLam Wai KitM
NDSAldrich GohM
NDSBenjamin FanM