A number of UWA Student Athletes and UWA Triathlon Club members have been recognised for their efforts in the 2020/21 Season at the annual Triathlon WA Awards.
UWA Student Athlete Jonathan Sammut was awarded Men's Senior Open Triathlete of the Year, besting fellow UWA studentand UWA Triathlon Club member Nick Thompson. The Women's Senior Open Triathlete of the Year was also claimed by the UWA community, with Felicity Sheedy-Ryan of the UWA Triathlon Club.
A number of other UWA Triathletes were also acknowledged at the awards, with Rebecca Puccini receiving the Women's Junior 12-13 Years Triathlete of the Year Award, and Alexandra Meek receiving the Women's Senior 35-39 Years Triathlete of the Year Award. Triathlon WA also acknowledged the contribution of UWA Triathlon Club member Phil Madden for 5 years' service as a technical officer.
These awards mark the end of the triathlon season for 2020-21, and UWA athletes will return to racing later in the year for the 2021-22 season.