In a groundbreaking collaboration, Triathlon Singapore and TriFactor Asia proudly announce the inaugural TAS Youth Aquathlon League by TriFactor, set to take place at Nexus International School. This partnership marks a significant step in fostering a new generation of triathletes, bringing together the expertise of Triathlon Singapore and the passion for inclusive sports events from TriFactor Asia.
The TAS Youth Aquathlon League by TriFactor, held on 21st January 2024 exceeded expectations with 120 enthusiastic participants taking part in this historic event. Witnessing an inspiring display of athleticism, the event saw more than 30 8-year-old participants racing to complete the 100m swim and 600m run race category, showcasing the inclusivity and accessibility of aquathlon.
“We are thrilled with the overwhelming response to the Youth Aquathlon. Seeing 120 young athletes dive into the world of aquathlon is a testament to the growing interest in multisport events among the youth. It’s heartening to witness parents and teachers coming together to support the sporting growth of the next generation. ,” said Elvin Ting, Founder of TriFactor Asia.
The Youth Aquathlon series is designed to be inclusive, welcoming participants from local Singapore schools and international institutions. The collaboration between Triathlon Singapore and TriFactor Asia underscores the organizations’ shared vision of creating opportunities for the youth to excel in triathlon sports.
“Triathlon Singapore is proud to join hands with TriFactor Asia in this initiative. The Youth Aquathlon not only introduces young minds to the excitement of aquathlon but also serves as a crucial stepping stone for the next generation of triathletes in Singapore. We believe in the transformative power of sports, and this event aligns with our mission to make triathlon accessible to all,” commented Mr Paul Rachmadi, President of Triathlon Singapore.
The Youth Aquathlon is the first of a series of races planned within Asia, emphasizing the organizations’ commitment to expanding youth participation in multisport events across the region.
As we embark on this journey of empowerment through sport, TriFactor Asia and Triathlon Singapore invite parents, educators, and the community to join us in supporting the youth as they discover the joy of aquathlon and embrace a healthy and active lifestyle.