Age Group World Championship Qualification

As a participant is the 2021 edition of the Esprit Triathlon, your result may earn you the opportunity to be part of the Canadian Age Group World Championship Team and represent Canada on the international stage at one of 2022 World Triathlon Championships.

The following table highlights the number of qualification spots available for each discipline, age group and gender at the Esprit Triathlon. Please note that in order to qualify for a specific event at the world Championship, you must complete that same event at the Esprit Triathlon.

Distance

World Championship

City, Country

Number of qualification spots per age group and gender

Age group

Sprint Triathlon

World Triathlon Sprint and Relay Championships

Montreal (Canada)

1

16-19 y/o
20-24 y/o

25-29 y/o

Etc..

Olympic Triathlon

World Triathlon Multisport Championship Finals

Abu Dhabi (UAE)

1

18-19 y/o
20-24 y/o

25-29 y/o

Etc..

Long-Distance Aquabike

World Triathlon Multisport Championship

Townsville (Australia)

2

18-19 y/o
20-24 y/o

25-29 y/o

Etc..

Demi-Esprit (Long-distance)

World Triathlon Multisport Championship

Townsville (Australia)

2

18-19 y/o
20-24 y/o

25-29 y/o

Etc..

Olympic Duathlon

World Triathlon Multisport Championship

Townsville (Australia)

2

18-19 y/o
20-24 y/o

25-29 y/o

Etc..

What is the Canadian Age Group World Championship Team?

The Canadian Age Group World Championship Teams consist of top performing age-group athletes in Canada who earn a spot at a Qualification Race to represent Canada on the international stage at the World Triathlon (WT) Championships. Team members have the opportunity to proudly represent their country, participate in a unique team environment and celebrate their sport within the global triathlon community. The age-group team is one hundred percent self-funded.

2022 World Triathlon Championships

In 2022, there will be three World Championship events that will cater to every distance:

  1. World Triathlon Multisport Championship in Townsville (Australia)
  2. World Triathlon Multisport Championship Finals in Abu Dhabi (UAE)
  3. World Triathlon Sprint and Relay Championships in Montreal (Canada)

 

How to Qualify for the World Triathlon Championship: Please review the Age Group World Championship page of Triathlon Canada to find out more information about the qualifying process and criteria: https://www.triathloncanada.com/athletes-teams/age-group-world-championships/