IntroductionTriathlon BC is a not-for-profit, provincial governing body devoted to the promotion of the sports of Triathlon, Duathlon, Aquathlon and Winter Triathlon for all skill levels and age groups.
The sport of Triathlon is comprised of events that include swimming, cycling and running components. Duathlon is comprised of events that include only running and cycling, while an Aquathlon is comprised of events that include a swimming and running segment. Winter Triathlon consists of cross-country skiing, mountain biking and running. There may be slight variations in a component of any of these events.
Vision Values & Mission Statement
"Through sustainable excellence, Triathlon BC will be the leading triathlon association in Canada."
Triathlon BC will endeavour to:
Be Athlete-Driven through services, programs and initiatives focussed on our athletes
Achieve a standard of Excellence in all that the association does
Prioritize Fair Play in competitions
Be Honest in all communication
Provide programs and services that are Inclusive in their design and delivery
Demonstrate Integrity through all programs and policies
Be Objective and Ethical through strong governance
Establish and maintain a Professional level of service for members and stakeholders
Offer a Safe environment for all competitors, coaches, officials, volunteers and spectators
Triathlon BC develops, supports and promotes the sport throughout the province by providing opportunities to participate and compete.
As a sport development guide, Triathlon BC and its Board refers to the 2016 - 2019 Strategic Plan on an on going basis. Our Board and Staff revisit this important document on an annual basis, referring to the Plan to help guide the sport and its development.The 2015/2016 Board of Directors was elected at the Annual General Meeting on September 27th, 2015, held in Vancouver, BC. Members who would like to request Minutes of the AGM or audited financial statements can do so my contacting Triathlon BC.
Board of Directors
Individual Board Members can be reached at info[at]tribc.org.
Kelly Guest, RTC-Victoria Coach
Alan Carlsson, Provincial Coach
Andrew Armstrong, Technical Coordinator
Emily Vickery, Membership Coordinator
Allan Prazsky, Executive Director
A copy of Triathlon BC's 2015 Constitution can be downloaded as a .pdf documents HERE.
Triathlon BC is committed to providing a sport and work environment in which all individuals are treated with respect and dignity. Each individual has the right to participate and work in an environment that promotes equal opportunities and prohibits discriminatory practices. To read our Harassment Policy, please click on the link below.
Personal Information Protection
Triathlon BC values and respects the privacy of its Board of Directors, financial supporters, members, coaches, officials, managers and staff. Our Personal Information Protection policy sets out how Triathlon BC deals with personal information. To read our policy, please click on the link below.
Drug Free Policy
The objective of this policy is to provide a consistent response to the use of banned drugs and
Member Conduct, Dispute Resolution & Appeals Policy
Triathlon BC is committed to providing a sport environment that reflects Triathlon BC’s values of community, personal development, sportsmanship, ethical conduct and excellence. Membership in Triathlon BC, and participation in its sanctioned activities, brings with it many benefits and privileges that are balanced by Member responsibilities and obligations. To read our full Conduct, Dispute and Appeals Policy, please click on the link below.
EQUITY & ACCESS POLICY
Triathlon BC is committed to a sport and work environment that provides equitable opportunities and access, and treats all individuals with respect and fairness. To Read our policy on Equity and Access, please click on the link below.
PROHIBITED CONDUCT POLICY
This Prohibited Conduct Policy prohibits conduct that is not consistent with the Canadian Policy on Prohibited Conduct in Sport. The Code prohibits conduct by individuals in positions of authority that causes physical or emotional harm to athletes and sport participants, conduct that is fundamentally incompatible with the values of integrity, trust, fair play, respect for others and sportsmanship. to download the Prohibited Conduct Policy, please click on the link below.
COMMUNICATIONS & SOCIAL MEDIA POLICY
Electronic communication is essential for sharing and disseminating news and information with our members. Our communication will be timely, appropriate and related to the business of sport. In disseminating information, Triathlon BC will use a range of electronic tools to communicate with its members.
Our communication will protect members’ privacy, maintain clear boundaries and ensure that bullying and harassment does not occur, and restricts inappropriate and offensive behaviour online. To view our Communications and Social Media Policy, please click on the following link:
AffiliationsTriathlon BC is affiliated with the following governing bodies: