32nd SEA Games, Phnom Penh Cambodia

Triathlon Singapore updated the selection Policy for the 32nd SEA Games. The amendments are found in V1.4.

Please take note of the key dates:

Appendix A: Timeline

(released by SNOC on 26 September 2022)

1 November 2022Longlist and Nomination start via SportSync
12 December 2022Technical Handbook Distribution
19 December 2022Deadline for longlist and Nomination
17 January 2022Selection Committee meeting
18 January 2023Appeal Process Begins
1 February 2023Appeal Deadline
23 February 2023Appeal Committee Meeting
28 February 2023Sports Entry by Name Deadline
27 March 2023 to 10 April 2023Attire distribution (TBC)
12 April 2023Team Manager Meeting (TBC)
15 April 2023Team Singapore Flag Presentation (TBC)
5 May 2023Opening Ceremony

AGM 2022 Matters

This is a reminder that Triathlon Singapore will be conducting our 2022 Annual General Meeting on 29 September 2022, Thursday, 7pm, via electronic means.

The following business will be transacted:

  1. Welcome Address
  2. To approve and confirm the minutes of the 2021 Annual General Meeting.
  3. To approve and confirm the Annual Report for the year ending 31 March 2022.
  4. To approve and confirm the Audited Financial Statements for the year ending 31 March 2022
  5. To elect the nine (9) Governing Board Members for the next term (2022 to 2024)
  6. To appoint the external Auditor for the ensuing Year – 1st April 2022 to 31 March 2023.
  7. Any Other Business

Attached documents:

  1. Minutes of 2021 AGM
  2. Annual Report for the year ending 31 March 2022
  3. Audited Financial Statements for the year ending 31 March 2022
  4. List of Nomination Candidates for the AGM Election.

Notice of 2022 Annual General Meeting

Notice is hereby given that the upcoming 2022 Annual General Meeting of Triathlon Association of Singapore will be held by way of electronic means. Details as follow:

  • Date: 29 September 2022 (Thursday)
  • Time: 7.00 pm
  • Venue: Zoom Meeting Room

The 2022 Annual General Meeting will transact the following business:

  1. Welcome Address
  2. To approve and confirm the minutes of the 2021 Annual General Meeting.
  3. To approve and confirm the Annual Report for the year ending 31 March 2022.
  4. To approve and confirm the Audited Financial Statements for the year ending 31 March 2022
  5. To elect the nine (9) Governing Board Members for the next term (2022 to 2024)
  6. To appoint the external Auditor for the ensuing Year – 1st April 2022 to 31 March 2023.
  7. Any Other Business

Important Notes:

  • Who can table a resolution for AGM? Full Members can table a resolution for AGM by 15 September 2022.
  • Who can attend AGM? Each affiliate (full member and associate member) is entitled to have one (1) authorised delegate to attend the AGM, and must RSVP by 15 September 2022.
  • Nomination Process:
    • Nomination period will be from 6 Sept to 22 Sept 2022.
    • All nominations must be proposed by a Full Member and seconded by another Full Member.
    • All nominees must include their personal bio, and a declaration form of any personal or business interest that may be of concern to TAS and its member
    • Nominees must be a paid up individual member of TAS, be at least 21 years of age and shall be Singapore Citizen or PR
  • Who can vote during AGM? Only Full Members have voting rights.
  • Please refer to Annex A for time line process of AGM 2022.

By Order of the TAS Management Committee

Annex A

Time Line Process of AGM 2022 :

DateInstructions
6 September 2022  TAS to send out to all affiliate members and publish on website: Notice of 2022 AGM by electronic meansAttendance / Resolution FormNomination Form for 2022 AGM ElectionForm A (Candidate’s profile and declaration)  
15 September 2022  Submission of Attendance and Resolution Form to be done by 15 September 2022, 5pm.  
20 September 2022  Submission of Nomination Form, Form A to be done by 20 September 2022, 5pm.  
22 September 2022  TAS to send out to all affiliate members and publish on website: Minutes of the 2021 AGMAnnual Report for the year ending 31 March 2022Audited Financial Statements for the year ending 31 March 2022Name List and profile of all nominees for electionUpdated AGM Agenda, with tabled resolutions (if any)  
27 September to 29 September 2022 (Before 2pm)  TAS to send out to all full members, details of Online Voting on 27 September 2022.   Online Voting done by full Members. Deadline 29 September 2022, 2pm   TAS to send out login information to all delegates  
29 September 2022  AGM by electronic means will commence from 7pm   Affiliate representatives to login to AGM virtual meeting room via Zoom, from 630pm for pre-registration, with details provided.  

2022 Age Group Team Triathlon Singapore

Calling all age group athletes!

Do you know that if you’re a Singaporean or Singapore PR, you can qualify to represent SGP at the World Triathlon Age Group World Championships? You will be racing against top age group athletes from across the globe, and you might be crowned the World Triathlon World Champion in your Age Group!

World Triathlon had announced the dates for the 2022 World Triathlon Age group World Championships:

SportDateEventDistance
Duathlon10-12 JuneWT Age Group Duathlon World Championships – Targu Mures Romania (https://transylvaniatriathlonfestival.ro/)  Standard – Draft Illegal Sprint – Draft Legal  
Triathlon22-26 JuneWT Age Group Triathlon World Championships – Montreal Canada (https://montreal.triathlon.org/)  Sprint – Draft Legal Mixed Relay – Draft Legal  
Aquathlon18 AugustWT Age Group Multisport World Championships – Samorin Slovakia  Standard – 1km Swim / 5km Run  
LD Triathlon21 AugustWT Age Group Multisport World Championships – Samorin SlovakiaLD – Draft illegal – 2km Swim / 80km Bike / 18km Run  
LD Duathlon3-4 SeptWT Age Group LD Duathlon World Championships – Zofingen SwitzerlandLD – Draft illegal – 10km Run / 150km Bike / 30km Run  
Triathlon23-26 NovWT Age Group Triathlon World Championships – Abu Dhabi UAESuper Sprint – Draft illegal Standard – Draft illegal  

Eligibility:

1. Singapore Citizen (or Singapore PR for at least 3 years)

2. Paid up individual member of Triathlon Singapore

3. Has not represented another National Federation in the current calendar year.

4. Had finished in the top 10 of your Age Group at any local sanctioned races.

5. For draft-legal races, must have completed a draft-legal endorsement by TAS

6. Complete Pre-Participation Examination.

Self-Funded:

Athletes will have to bear the following costs:

1. Travel and Accommodation

2. Race entry fee (through Triathlon Singapore)

2. Travel insurance and any other relevant insurance

3. Team Uniform (Race Suit and Team TS Polo Tee)

Process:

  1. Athletes ensure they are eligible.
  2. Email to (eugene.ong@triathlonsingapore.org) at least 45 days before the race, indicating their intent to race.
  3. Athlete will be entered onto the wait list via the WT online entry system.
  4. WT will generate the Start List, 30 days before the race.
  5. TAS will notify athletes of the results.
  6. Athletes can opt to participate in the TAS funding model.
  7. Athletes can proceed with their travel arrangements once their name is approved to the Start List.
  8. Withdrawal from start list: athletes should immediately email to TAS to request withdrawal. A penalty might be imposed by WT, which may include a ban from any start list for the next 30 days.

Closing Dates to express Interest:

30 April, 12 Noon – WT AG Duathlon World Championships, Targu Mures Romania

8 May, 12 Noon – WT AG Triathlon World Championships, Montreal Canada

4 July, 12 Noon – WT AG World Championships (Aquathlon & LD Triathlon), Samorin Slovakia

20 July, 12 Noon – WT AG World Championships (LD Duathlon), Zofingen Switzerland

9 October, 12 Noon – WT AG Triathlon World Championships, Abu Dhabi UAE

Notice: Change in Appointments

In a strategic move for the new year with new challenges, the Triathlon Association of Singapore (TAS) will be discontinuing the TAS Technical Director role. The responsibilities of the Technical Director role will be absorb into the High Performance Sub-Committee which continues to be lead by Mr James Middleditch.  

With effect from 1st Jan 2022, Mr Eugene Lee will relinquish his role as Technical Director (Part Time Contract). We would like to thank Mr Eugene Lee for his dedication and commitment to TAS and to the development of the sport of triathlon in Singapore and the region.

Notice of Annual General Meeting

Notice is hereby given that the 2021 Annual General Meeting of Triathlon Association of Singapore will be held on Tuesday, 28 September 2021 at 7.00pm, via electronic means.

Agenda:

  1. Welcome Address
  2. To approve and confirm the minutes of the 2020 Annual General Meeting held on 25 September 2020.
  3. To approve and confirm the Annual Report for the year ending 31 March 2021.
  4. To approve and confirm the Statement of Accounts for the year ending 31 March 2021.
  5. To approve the proposed amendments to the Constitution
  6. To appoint the external Auditor for the ensuing Year – 1st April 2021 to 31 March 2022.
  7. To transact any other business, in accordance to TAS Constitution Clause 6.2 d – “…at least seven days’ notice in writing shall be given by member/s to the Honorary Secretary…”

Important Notes:

  • An affiliate member may appoint up to 3 delegates to attend the 2021 AGM. The delegates may only attend the AGM by observing and listening to the proceedings of the meeting by electronic means. To RSVP, please complete the Form A and send via email to eugene.ong@triathlonsingapore.org by 7.00pm on Monday, 20 September 2021.
  • An affiliate member can table a resolution for AGM, with at least 7 days’ notice given to the Honorary Secretary. To table a resolution, please complete the Form A and send via email to eugene.ong@triathlonsingapore.org by 7.00pm on Monday, 20 September 2021.
  • If you have any questions to raise with regards to any items on the agenda, please complete the Form B and send via email to eugene.ong@triathlonsingapore.org by 7.00pm on Monday, 20 September 2021.
  • Voting is required to pass any resolutions tabled at the 2021 AGM. Only Ordinary Member have voting rights, and may vote by appointing the Chairman of the meeting as the member’s proxy to vote at the 2021 AGM. Ordinary Members are to complete Form C (Proxy Voting Form) and submit to eugene.ong@triathlonsingapore.org by 7.00pm on Saturday, 25 September 2021.

By Order of the TAS Management Committee

Time Line:

DateInstructions
7 September 2021TAS to send out to affiliates and publish on website:
Notice of 2021 AGM by electronic means
Minutes of 2020 AGM
Tabled Amendments to TAS Constitution
Proposed TAS Constitution 2021
Form A – Attendance Form, Resolution Form  
14 September 2021TAS to send to affiliates:
Annual Report for the year ending 31 March 2021
Statement of Accounts for the year ending 31 March 2021
Form B – Questions Form  
20 September 2021Deadline for submission of:
Form A – Attendance Form, Resolution Form
Form B – Questions Form  

Via email to eugene.ong@triathlonsingapore.org by 7:00pm  
21 September 2021TAS to send to affiliates:
Any tabled resolutions that require voting
Form C – Proxy Voting Form  
25 September 2021Deadline for submission of:
Form C – Proxy Voting Form  

Via email to eugene.ong@triathlonsingapore.org by 7:00pm  
28 September 2021Registration for AGM commences at 6:30pm  
AGM by electronic means will commence at 7:00pm  
Delegates to join the meeting with their names and representing organisation  

2021 SEA Games Duathlon & Triathlon – Selection Process

  • UPDATE: 5 May 2021 – Changes made to Selection Process, dates due to Phase II heightened alert. Please refer to Selection Policy V1.8.
  • UPDATE: 18 Oct 2021 – Changes made to Selection Process as a results of postponement of the games to May 2022. Please refer to Selection Policy V1.9
  • UPDATE: 8 Dec 2021 – Update to include the key dates as released by SNOC. Please refer to Selection Policy V2

Triathlon Singapore will be conducting selection trials and races to select athletes for representation at the 31st SEA Games, Hanoi Vietnam.

  • Duathlon Selection Race – 21 March 2021 (Top 2 Men & Top 2 Women)
  • Triathlon Selection Race – 11 April 2021 (Top 2 Men & Top 2 Women)

There will be 2 pre-selection time trials:

Time Trial 1 (For Triathlon & Duathlon)

  • Format – 10km Run Trial
  • Date – 7 March 2021, Sunday
  • Time – 8am
  • Venue – TBC
  • Note – Top 10 athletes (per gender) for Duathlon, will advance to Duathlon Selection Race.

Time Trial 2 (For Triathlon)

  • Format – 1500m Swim Trial
  • Date – 27 March 2021, Sunday
  • Time – TBC
  • Venue – TBC
  • Note – Taking the total timings (10km run + 1500m swim), top 10 athletes 9per gender) will advance to Triathlon Selection Race.

Athletes Eligibility

  • Singapore Citizen
  • 18 years of age as of 31 December 2021
  • Paid up member of Triathlon Singapore
  • In good Standing with Triathlon Singapore and its affiliate partners
  • Must must completed a competitive Triathlon/Duathlon Race before in the last 24 months (at least Sprint Distance)
  • Must have raced in a World Triathlon draft legal race in the last 24 months, or have to undergo draft-legal cycling endorsement before 7 March 2021 (Fees applies)

Registration of Interest – All interested and eligible athletes must register their interest to participate in selection latest by 3 March 2021. They are to attach their sporting resume.

(Note: If an athlete needs to do a draft-legal cycling endorsement, please register interest at least 1 week before the closing date of 3 March 2021. This is to ensure that a coach is available to conduct the test prior to 3 March 2021)

Contact Details – for registration of interest or any queries, please email to eugene.ong@triathlonsingapore.org

Metasprint Series 2021 – Sanctioned by Triathlon Singapore


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Advisory for resumption of Triathlon Activities for Phase Three (“SAFE Nation”)

Please click on “Safe Return to Sport Plan V1.3” for Triathlon Singapore’s endorsed safe management plan.

Invitation to Athletes’ Briefing

Triathlon Association of Singapore will be conducting an Athletes’ Briefing on the 14 December 2020, 630pm via Zoom. We invite the following groups of athletes to join us:

  • All existing athletes in our High Performance programme
  • Competitive athletes who are interested to be part of our High Performance programme
  • Competitive athletes who are interested to try out for selection for Sanya Asian Beach Games 2021 (Held in April 2021, Events: Sprint Aquathlon Mixed Relay Aquathlon)
  • Competitive athletes are are interested to try out for selection for Hanoi SEA Games 2021 (Held in November 2021, Events: Standard Draft Legal Triathlon and Duathlon)

Please RSVP, latest by 12 December 2020, 630pm