Triathlon

High Performance Triathlon Program

The high performance Triathlon Program provides a unique opportunity for students to develop their physical fitness and skills required for the three disciplines of triathlon – swim, bike and run. Triathlon is one of the fastest growing sports around the world.

The program allows students who currently participate in Triathlon to complete some of their training during school time and elevate them to achieve their best. In addition to providing an entire body workout and improving cardiovascular endurance, triathlon is an effective off-season sport for maintaining fitness through cross training.

Students will have access to equipment and facilities such as giant road bikes and the school pool to assist with their training.

What does the program entail?

The program is designed to provide an entry pathway in to the sport and elevate them to achieve their best. Students focus on developing their skills and fitness whilst working in line with Triathlon Australia Nationally Accredited Standards.

The program includes:

  • 3 practical training sessions per week covering the three disciplines of triathlon.
  • Opportunities to compete in SSWA Triathlon Championships.
  • Opportunities to compete in SSWA Cross Country
  • Strength and Conditioning sessions
  • 1 Sport Science Sessions which incorporates in depth study of nutrition for peak performance, sports medicine courses, sports psychology, rehabilitation and recovery, coaching and officiating

Who is the Coach?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Andrea Hopkin
Triathlon Program Coordinator
  • Triathlon Australia Development Coach
  • Athletics Australia Level 2 Intermediate Running Coach
  • CAST Cycling Accreditation
  • 2018 coached an athlete to the Hawaiian Ironman World Championship
  • 3 x Hawaii Ironman World Championships (2014 4th) (2106 8th) (2018)
  • 2 x 70.3 World Championships (2014 4th) (2016 4th)
  • 2020 Ironman New Zealand 3rd place
  • 2017 Ironman Taiwan 1st place

What has the program achieved?

  • 2020 SSWA All Schools Triathlon 1st place Junior Girls Team
  • 2020 SSWA All Schools Triathlon Senior Girls Individual 4th place
  • 2019 SSWA All Schools Triathlon 1st place Senior Girls Team
  • 2018 SSWA All Schools Triathlon 1st place Senior Girls Team

College Facilities

The Sports Academy facilities include:

250 seat indoor stadium

250 seat indoor stadium

25m indoor heated pool

25m indoor heated pool

Strength and conditioning centre

Strength and conditioning centre

Seminar room

Seminar room

How Can I Enrol My Child Into The Triathlon Program?

Parents wishing to enrol their child into one of our programs are required to submit an Application for Enrolment.  To assist with the enrolment process, please include copies of all relevant documentation (as listed on the Application for Enrolment) at the time of submission.

Please visit our Enrolment page for further information.

Contact Us

Phone: 9453 0100
Absentees: 9453 0135
Enrolments: 9453 0139
Fees & Charges: 9453 0114


117 Berkshire Rd
Forrestfield  WA  6058

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