OCA triathlon youth camp attracts 73 participants

Triathlon at the Hangzhou Asian Games (Photo: Xinhua)
Triathlon at the Hangzhou Asian Games (Photo: Xinhua)

uwait City, Kuwait, June 11, 2024: The Olympic Council of Asia’s triathlon development youth camp in Malaysia next month has attracted entries from 25 National Olympic Committees.


The youth camp, which is one of the OCA’s most popular projects under the Olympic Solidarity continental programme, will take place in Kampar, Malaysia from July 10-17. 


The camp is being organised by the OCA in cooperation with World Triathlon, and the OCA invited its 45 NOCs to send two athletes, one female and one male, between the ages of 15-17, and one coach.


After a selection process, the OCA announced the participants to NOCs on Wednesday, May 29.


The OCA has confirmed that 25 NOCs will take part, with 48 athletes and 25 coaches for a total of 73 participants.


In recent years the OCA has expanded the development youth camp to include coaches and judges/referees in sports such as diving and ice hockey.