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Age-Group Team qualification events confirmed for ITU Aquathlon World Champs

Three events to host qualification events for September's Hyde Park worlds

British Triathlon has confirmed the three Great Britain Age-Group Team qualification events for the 2013 London ITU Aquathlon World Championships.

The three events are:

Box End Aquathlon organised by Galeforce Events on 5 May

Crosby Lakeside Aquathlon organised by MerseyTri on 19 May

RedVenom.co.uk / Tri-it Aquathlon organised by RedVenom.co.uk/ Tri-it on 25 May

This year’s ITU Aquathlon World Championships is provisionally scheduled to take place on Wednesday 11 September 2013, the first day of competition at the PruHealth World Triathlon Grand Final London.

The event will see the world’s top athletes return to Hyde Park for the first time since the London 2012 Olympic Games and also provide the rare opportunity for age-group athletes to compete in front of their friends and family and showcase Britain at its best.

To be eligible to compete for the Great Britain Age-Group Team athletes must register their intent to qualify on the British Triathlon website no later than 5pm on the Friday before the qualification event. For more information, please visit www.britishtriathlon.org

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Matt is a regular contributor to 220 Triathlon, having joined the magazine in 2008. He’s raced everything from super-sprint to Ironman, duathlons and off-road triathlons, and can regularly be seen on the roads and trails around Bristol. Matt is the author of Triathlon! from Aurum Press and is now the editor of Cycling Plus magazine.