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Springfield Family YMCA Kids Triathlon

Aug 6, 2022
August, 4 2022

Description

 

The Springfield Family YMCA Kids Triathlon is back!

SIGN UP BY JULY 16TH AND RECEIVE A FREE RACE T-SHIRT!

Returning after a 2 year absence, The Kids Triathlon will be held Saturday August 6th at the NT Splash Zone and Eagle City Soccer Complex.

smileyThe Kids Triathlon is children ages 4-14.

Each participant will receive a finisher’s medal and the top 3 male and females in each age group will receive a placement trophy!

heartPost-race snacks and drinks will also be provided for participants! Register today at the Y or at Cost is $30 and $25 for each additional sibling.

Register today at www.speedy-feet.com or at the Y!

enlightenedAll participants who register by July 16th will receive a free race t-shirt!

enlightenedPre-race registration ends August 4th, race day registration is $40.

yesPlease contact Jesse Spriggs at 937-323-3781 or [email protected] for more information.

DESCRIPTION
Triathlon participants begin with a swim at Splash Zone and then will transition to their bike and ride to Eagle City Soccer Complex via the bike path. After biking, participants will complete the event with a run on the grass fields to receive their well-deserved finisher’s medal!

All participants should arrive at least 1 hour prior to their start time to check in, get race number, set up bike, and pick up t-shirt.
-8:00 AM Brief pre-race instructions for 4-6 year old competitors. The first wave will begin immediately following the instructions.
-Approximately 8:45 AM Brief pre-race instructions for 7-8 year old competitors AFTER the last competitor in the previous race is finished. The first wave will begin immediately following the instructions.
-Approximately 9:30 AM Brief pre-race instructions for 9-10 year old competitors AFTER the last competitor in the previous race is finished. The first wave will begin immediately following the instructions.
-Approximately 10:20 AM Brief pre-race instructions for 11-14 year old competitors AFTER the last competitor in the previous race is finished. The first wave will begin immediately following the instructions.

4-6 year olds SWIM 25 yards  BIKE 1 mile  RUN .25 mile
7-8 year olds SWIM 50 yards  BIKE 2 mile  RUN .50 mile
9-10 year olds SWIM 100 yards  BIKE 3.5 mile  RUN .75 mile
11-14 year olds SWIM 200 yards  BIKE 4.5 mile  RUN 1.00 mile

Entry Info:
· FREE T-shirt if registered before July 15th
· All finishers receive a finisher’s medal
· Placement awards will be given for the top 3 male and female placers in each age group
· Post-race drinks and snacks will be available for the competitors
· Payment for day of event registration is cash or check only

Important Information:
· Helmets are required
· Set up running shoes, towel, and helmet prior to beginning the race
· Parking will be available at Splash Zone or Eagle City Soccer Complex
· In the event of rain, the event could be delayed up to 1.5 hours
· Competitors should arrive at least 1 hour prior to their race time to check in and set up their bike, helmet and tennis shoes for running
· Children are encouraged to transition and complete this race with little to no parent participation.

heartVolunteers needed for the Kids Triathlon!

The Springfield Family YMCA is looking for volunteers to help make our Kids Triathlon a safe and successful event! Volunteer activities include, registration, assisting with transitions, handing out medals and snacks, and helping guide participants throughout different parts of the course. All volunteers will receive a free t-shirt! Please contact Jesse Spriggs at 937-323-3781 or [email protected] if you would like to volunteer or if you have any questions.

Coach Mickey will be volunteering!!

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