CAT Swimmers race in Mouseland


This past weekend, many of our kids traveled to the Fort Wilderness Resort at Disney World to compete in the IronKids Orlando Triathlon. This was the second stop of the series of the 2011 IronKids National Series and the Hy-Vee IronKids Midwest Series presented by Dole.  This series will lead to the September 17, 2011, US National Championship in West Des Moines , Iowa .


Divisional Race Distances

Junior (6-8 year-olds): 50 yard swim/2 mile bike/500 yard run

Intermediate (9-11 year-olds): 150 yard swim/4 mile bike/1 mile run

Senior (12-15 year-olds): 300 yard swim/8 mile bike/2 mile run



The kids and families had a great day in Orlando

All the CAT swimmers qualified for Nationals!!!!!!! 



Annaklara Doel won her 12y/o girls division

Stephanie Hernandez won her 11 y/o girls division 

Mitch Irwin placed 2nd in 13 y/o boys

Annabella Mowry lost her timing chip on the swim but, she placed 7th in the 11 y/o girls division

Emily Sullivan came in 4th in the 10 y/o girls

Alexis Hernandez was 4th in the 9 y/o girls

Erika Meya 5th in the 9 y/o girls

Coleman Inglima won the 9 y/o boys

Hannah “Pippi” Sullivan was third in the 8 y/o girls division.

 Jackson Mehr came in 4th in the 9 y/o boys


Awesome day! All the parents screaming like banshees for all the kids!  They ALL looked so good. They had "the eye of the tiger" that's for sure.”   


Well done racers!!


» September 17, 2011 - Hy-Vee IronKids National Championship - West Des Moines