Performance and Elite Potential Bursary Support Policy

 

Policy effective from 1 January 2017

On application and subject to Wrekin College Triathlon Club Committee approval, the following maximum financial support may be awarded in any one year to a member of the club who achieves representative selection at regional level and above.

Qualification criteria

Junior, Youth and Tristar Categories

IRC regional (West Midlands) selection and representation up to £100
West Midlands Academy Youth and Junior Selection and Super Series representationup to £150
National Academy selection (e.g. England)up to £200

Adult

GB Age Group Selectionup to £100

Payments are limited to one payment in the current calendar year.

Purpose

The bursary payments are to support talented athletes develop their potential and support those gaining regional and national selection.  Payments of financial support are to assist with kit, travel, accommodation and other subsistence costs.

Qualification

To qualify for payment athletes must:

  • achieve the qualification criteria, as set out above, and provide supporting evidence;
  • have been a fully paid up member of WCTC for a minimum of 6 months prior to selection;
  • regularly attends WCTC training sessions;

and

  • have Wrekin College Triathlon Club as their registered club on their Triathlon England License.

Payment

Bursaries will be paid on approval of an application to the WCTC Committee and paid by the Club Treasurer (Phil Humphreys).  All applications should be submitted to the Club Secretary (Andy Malpass).

January 2017