While many variations of the sport exist, triathlon, in its most popular form, involves swimming, cycling, and running in immediate succession over various distances. Triathletes compete for fastest overall course completion time, including timed "transitions" between the individual swim, cycle, and run components.
The World Triathlon is the international governing body for the multi-sport disciplines of triathlon, duathlon, aquathlon and other nonstandard variations. Founded: 1989, Abbreviation: World Triathlon, President: Marisol Casado.
The most emerging sport in the world is triathlon which is popularizing in Bangladesh through a dedicated team with the lead of its General Secretary Mahmudul Karim and Bangladesh Triathlon Association was founded in 2009. Founder President of BTA: Ms. Mahabub Ara Begum Gini (Whip, member of parliament, prominent former athlete of Bangladesh and veteran politician of ruling party). BTA elected its President for 2018-2022 and 2023-2027 is Mr. Bashir Ahmed a prominent businessman and Managing Director of Western Engineering Pvt. Ltd..... 3rd National Triathlon Championships scheduled to be held in July 2023 (date and schedule will be announced soon).
Sprint distance: 750m
Olympic distance: 1.5km
Sprint distance: 20km
Olympic distance: 40km
Sprint distance: 5km
Olympic distance: 10km
Bangladesh Triathlon Association founded in 2009, Become Asian Triathlon Confederation member in 2012 at the ASTC Congress held at Tateyama, Japan and Become World Triathlon member at WT Congress held at Auckland, New Zealand. In Bangladesh Sports Education Center (BKSP) Bangladesh Triathlon Association organized a 03days development camp of 45 athletes and officials. Luc Morin the Canadian trainer and Kiwookyong South Korean facilitator of ITU trained the athletes and officials. Bangladesh Triathlon continuously participates in the South Asian Triathlon Championships which is now at 12th title. BTA completed its 2nd National Triathlon Championships at Jashore September 7-8, 2018.
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Bangladesh Triathlon Association partcipated events in the Philippines, Indonesia, USA, South Korea, India, EGYPT and Nepal. Our triathlete just developing their skils and adjusting. We hope in recent days our triathlete will bring prizes for others to follow.
After establishment in 2009 Bangladesh Triathlon Association developing the sports across Bangladesh under leadership of a dynamic team. This team includes experience members of relative things. Bangladesh Triathlon combined of Youth Athlete Committee, Women Athlete Committee and Age Group Committee. Every committee dedicated for the development of triathlon in Bangladesh.
Founding President of Bangladesh Triathlon Association, Mahabub Ara Begum Gini is a Bangladesh Awami League politician (Ruling Party), Member of Parliament, and a Whip of the parliament.
He is energetic and ever youth. He has great experience of construction business. He is also engaged with the development of Bangladesh swimming. He is elected Presdient of BTA for the term 2018-2022 and 2023-2027.
He is very caring and sincere. He knows better how to train a newbie. He is founder of triathlon in Bangladesh and founding General Secratry ov BTA. He is also in charge of triathlon development in Bangladesh and South Asia.
He has good administrative knowledge, skill and maintains several teams. He is also expert to handle volunteers and train them. Sometimes he works beyond the boundary, he energetic and innovative.
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