Jekyll and Hyde duathlon now BTF 2 star event.
Serpentine are proud to announce that the Jekyll and Hyde Park Duathlon has been awarded Event Quality Mark Level 2 by the British Triathlon Federation. The Event Qualitymark scheme is designed to provide a quality assurance standard for events. Benefits to an athlete entering Quality Marked events are:
Guarantee of minimum operating standards in:
- Athlete Provision
- Event Organisation
- Officiated event (fairness)
- Recognized by local safety groups
- Events committed to continual development
- Engagement with national governing body
According to the BTF website there are only 3 other events in the UK at Level 2 and none at Level 3 (the highest award possible).
A special thank you to Amy Cope, Stephanie Vaatz, Jany Tsai and Mariana Ivantsoff who organized the race in 2011 and provided the additional evidence to progress the event from Level 1 to Level 2.
Submitted: 10 February 2012