Safeguarding all of our members, leaders, coaches and volunteers is the top priority for BRAT. We have a dedicated Welfare Officer – Rachel Hill – who is an experienced primary school teacher, with the role of Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead at her school, so she has a wealth of experience on which to draw in this role. Rachel can be contacted on: welfare@bratclub.co.uk.

As part of our commitment to safeguarding, we expect all members to abide by our BRAT Club Code of Conduct.

The BRAT Club has adopted the following National Governing Body policies and procedures:

For further information on British Triathlon Safeguarding policies and procedures, please click here.

For further information on UK Athletics Safeguarding policies and procedures, please click here.

Open water swimming

The beautiful Bittell Reservoir – our Open Water Swimming venue. Safety and Safeguarding are paramount, especially at sessions like these, to enable athletes to come and train safely and enjoy an outdoor, active and healthy lifestyle.