Contact Information

Email: Timo Pennanen, Risto Antikainen

Phone: Timo Pennanen +358 (0)500 674445; Risto Antikainen +

Fax: +358 (0)17 2656222 / TT Aquaterra/Timo Pennanen

Mailing Address: Triathlon Team Aquaterra c/o Timo Pennanen Ronontie 18 A, 7 0100 Kuopio, FINLAND

Event Information


After the success of the previous Conferences in Marina di Montalto, Alexandroupolis and Rijeka was decided by the ETU to continue this effort along the European Youth Triathlon Championships.
Kuopio 2007 Youth & U23 Triathlon European Championships Organizing Committee and the ETU Development Committee are proud to announce the 4TH European Youth Activities Triathlon Conference.

The Role of the Youth Sport Coach in long term athlete development (LTAD)
Themes that will be develop out of this topic are:
- Sport Programming
- Early vs. late specialization
- Talent Identification
- Competition Readiness

Heather Williams
BTF Performance Manager (GBR)

Chris Brands
Sports Fysiologist (NED)

Conference’s Details:
A. Place: Scandic Hotel Kuopio
Address:  Satamakatu 1, 70 100 Kuopio, Finland (
B. Date: FRIDAY, 20 July, 2007,
C. Time: from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
D. Entry fee: Free
E. Participation:
Open to all the member of the European Triathlon Federations

For more information and application form please contact ETU Office (email: