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Age Group Coach of the Year Award

Award Criteria for the Age Group Coach of the Year Award

Award Description This award will recognise individual coaches who display excellence in all aspects of coaching at the Community/Age group environment.
Eligibility All Triathlon Australia (Victoria) accredited coaches are eligible for nomination.

Nominated coaches must be coaching at a community/age group level.

Nomination & Selection This award is open for peer nomination whereby any member of Triathlon Australia may nominate an accredited coach (operating in Victoria) for this award. The nomination will include:

Details of the contribution to triathlon/multisport including

·      the way/s the nominee has demonstrated a positive image of coaching / the role of the coach.

·      their commitment to coaching a variety of athletes (junior, age group, para)

·      how they have demonstrated respect/sportsmanship towards all concerned (including parents, other athletes and coaches, technical officials)

A description of the way/s the nominee has contributed to the development and ongoing participation of triathlon/multisport athletes within and outside the sporting environment. This may include:

·      Results in the Age Group National & World Championships (Athlete, Race, Place),

·      Improvement on results from the previous year,

·      Development of athletes that have been progressed through the development pathway (not limited to winning and may include aspects of personal growth)

A description of the way/s the nominee has contributed to the development and retention of triathlon/multisport coaches within and outside the sporting environment. This may include mentoring and support via activities such as: Coach development and supervising hours of new coaches, encouraging new coaches, presenting at development activities, etc

*This is part of the Triathlon Australia Awards structure and often occurs in a separate timeline to the TV Awards process. The winner is recommended to TA for ratification and approval and becomes eligible for the National award amongst a short-list of nominees from the STTAs.

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