The Walter Schroeder Aquatic Center will be starting a youth Triathlon Team in the summer of 2017. 

Important information: 

SESSION DATES:

The program will run for 9 weeks during the summer, from Monday, June 12th to Thursday, August 10th.  

PRACTICE/TRAINING DAYS/TIMES:

Training sessions will be held on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday from 5:30-6:30pm.  Our older/more experienced athletes will also receive written workouts so they can train on their own.

​AGE RESTRICTIONS:

The minimum age for participation is 11 years old.  10 year olds who will be turning 11 by Saturday, August 12th are eligible. The maximum age for our competition will be 14, however if you are older and would like to participate please contact us directly for competition options.  

SWIM ABILITY:

Although we will be teaching and training everyone for the swim, there is a minimum swim ability for all participants.  In order to join, you must be able to swim a full length of the pool in freestyle (or front crawl) without assistance. 

COMPETITION SCHEDULE:

We will be training for and competing in the Pleasant Prairie Junior Triathlon on Saturday, August 12th.  Full information can be found HERE.  The basic event information is as follows: 

Race Location

Prairie Springs Park
Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin

 

Age Divisions

Junior Division:  7-8 yrs & 9-10yrs

Senior Division: 11-12yrs & 13-14yrs

*age group is determined by age on race day

 

Race Distances

Junior Division: 100m swim / 4k bike / 1k run
Senior Division: 200m swim / 8k bike / 2k run

 

Fees**

$40 through July 19

$45 July 20-Aug 2

$50 Aug 3-13

**Separate from training fees!

COACHES: 

Tracy Kellner: bio coming soon!

Beth Hartlieb: bio coming soon!

COST:

There are several options for the program.  Please note that the event fee is NOT combined with the training fees.

Option #1: Non-Schroeder Member - $199.  This option includes training fees as well as a Rite-Hite YMCA membership during the program for the duration of the 9 week program. 

Option #2: Non-Schroeder Member + YMCA Family membership - $264.  This option is the same as above, however instead the Y membership will be for the entire family rather than just the athlete. 

Option #3: Current Schroeder Member - $149. This option is for athletes who are already a member of our swim programs and will likely use their normal practice time for their swim training.

REGISTRATION INSTRUCTIONS:

If you are new to Schroeder programming, please click the 'Start Registration' button on the left side of the site and follow the instructions to create an account.  If you are currently participating in a program, please contact Ben Bartell to add this program.

**REGISTRATION NOTE: Participation will be limited to 24 athletes. 

For more information or questions about the registration process please contact Ben Bartell