We are delighted to be working with such amazing people and businesses on this event and here below are who we work with.
University of Wales Trinity St David
The University of Wales Trinity St David is based in Swansea and our main sponsor for the event. The University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD) was formed on 18 November 2010 through the merger of the University of Wales Lampeter and Trinity University College Carmarthen, under Lampeter’s Royal Charter of 1828. On the 1 August 2013, Swansea Metropolitan University became part of UWTSD. The learner experience is at the heart of our mission. We have placed sustainability at the core of our planning. Developed through our award winning Institute of Sustainable Practice, Innovation and Resource Effectiveness (INSPIRE), we have embedded sustainable development through our learning, teaching, curricula, campus, community and culture. Our aim is to inspire individuals and develop reflective graduates and practitioners who can make a difference in society. Through work-based learning, research of international excellence and knowledge transfer networks, we aim to play a pivotal role in the promotion of social justice, economic renewal and the development of social and cultural capital. For more information on UWTSD please visit their website at www.uwtsd.ac.uk
Swansea Bid our the Powered by sponsor for the event. It’s mission is to make the city centre a better place to shop, visit, stay and business that delivered through vision to facilitate and develop partnerships working locally, regionally and nationally to deliver their mission. For more information on Swansea Bid, visit their website at www.swanseabid.co.uk
We are proud to be one of the leading triathlon brands in the world, establishing ourselves as one of the most exciting and forward thinking brands on the market. Our approach has always been product-first and this philosophy has helped us achieve the highest industry reviews based on speed, comfort, price point and innovation. For more information visit their website www.racezone3.com
Nutrition Partner – Torq
TORQ have worked nationwide with cycling, running and outdoor stores to create TORQ Accredited Performance Nutrition Centres. By visiting one of these centres, you will meet someone who has been expertly trained by the Sports Scientists at TORQ. The subjects they cover include Training Theory, Energy Systems, Nutrition (fuelling and recovery) and Periodisation / Peaking. To become accredited, the individual at the centre you visit will have passed a comprehensive exam set by TORQ, so you can be assured that the assistance you receive will be accurate and reliable. For more information visit their website at www.torqfitness.co.uk
Massage Partner – Vicki White Sports Massage
Vicki White has been a Sports Massage Therapist for over 7 years and has had the privilege of working with elite athletes and sports teams, such as Wales National Football Squad, Swansea City FC, Sport Wales, Ospreys Rugby Team, British Swimming & Triathlon, plus many more. Choosing a Sports Massage Therapist is important, rest assured that at each visit Vicki will take the time to listen and ensure that each session is personally tailored to your needs. Clinics in Swansea and Pembrokeshire. For more information visit www.vickisportsmassage.co.uk
Hotel Partner – The Village Hotel, Swansea
This modern waterside hotel is 1.2 miles from the Dylan Thomas Centre and 2.2 miles from the Maritime Quarter. Straightforward, modern rooms have en suite bathrooms, flat-screen TVs, free Wi-Fi, and tea and coffee making facilities. Upgraded rooms have iPod docks, designer coffeemakers and free access to the gym. Family rooms are available. Room service is offered. Parking is free, and cooked breakfast is available. There’s a polished bar/grill restaurant, a sports bar and a coffee shop. Other amenities include a heated indoor pool and a fitness studio, plus a whirlpool bath, a steam room and a sauna. For more information and booking visit their website and www.village-hotels.co.uk/hotels/swansea quote PRO20A for a discount.
The South Wales Evening Post is a tabloid daily newspaper distributed in the South West Wales area of the United Kingdom. The paper has three daily editions – Swansea, Neath and Port Talbot and Carmarthenshire and is published by South West Wales Publications, part of the Local World group. The current editor is Jonathan Roberts. As the name suggests, it had previously been an evening paper, but later moved to a morning daily.
The Wave Powered by Pilot House Cycles
The Wave and Swansea Sound will have all the details and full information on the event, for the lead up and during the weekend. Pilot House Cycles have teamed up with The Wave to be involved in the event and will be very much on hand over the weekend should you have any problems with your bike or need help for the lead up. For more information – for the wave go to www.thewave.co.uk and for Pilot House Cycles go to www.pilothousecycles.co.uk
Registration Venue – National Waterfront Museum
Free Entry – Our museums are crammed full of fascinating objects and interesting projects to inspire and enjoy. Your involvement can increase the skills and knowledge base at Amgueddfa Cymru and introduce a fresh perspective to our work. This could range from helping visitors enjoy handling objects in our famous galleries, to cataloguing specimens behind the scenes with specialist staff, or even mucking in at the beautiful historic gardens. These are the national collections, which belong to the people of Wales, so why not join us in managing, conserving and showcasing our heritage? For more information visit museum.wales/swansea
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