Siouxland Kids’ Triathlon

Siouxland Kids’ Triathlon

TRI TO SWIM, BIKE & RUN AROUND THE Y!

The Y is partnering with the Sux Tri Club to host the 2nd annual Siouxland Kids’ Triathlon.

SuxKidsTri-logo-webSaturday, August 15, 2015
Beginning at 8:00 AM
Norm Waitt Sr. YMCA in South Sioux City, Nebraska

This event is open to all kids ages 6 – 15 years old.

This is a fantastic opportunity for youth to participate in a fun, athletic event that promotes a healthy lifestyle, provides a chance to meet new friends and builds self-confidence. The event is perfect for experienced racers and first time tri-athletes alike as they will SWIM, BIKE & RUN around the Y!

Each child will receive a swim cap, t-shirt and custom medal when crossing the finish line. Prizes will be awarded to top age group winners.

Entry: $10
(This is a non-refundable event and limited to the first 200 entrants. No walk-up registration available on race day.)

Registration will be opening soon!

Mail-in registration forms must be postmarked by DATE 2015 and can be sent to:
SUX TRI CLUB, PO BOX 5415, Sioux City Iowa 51102

DIVISIONS & DISTANCES

Wave Swim* Bike Run
#1 – Ages 12 – 15 200 meters 4 miles 2 miles
#2 – Ages 9 -11 100 meters 2.5 miles 1 mile
#3 – Ages 6 -8 50 meters 1 mile 1/4 mile

Notes:
-Swim leg of the triathlon will be completed in South Sioux City Outdoor Pool.
-Flotation devices a

llowed in the pool.
-Helmets will be required on bike course.

Download course maps (coming soon)!

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SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Friday, August 14:
4:00 – 7:30 PM Packet Pickup at the Norm Waitt Sr. YMCA
5:30 PM Pre-race rules & course meeting

Saturday, August 15 (Race Day):
6:30 AM Packet pickup and transition opens
7:30 AM Packet pickup closes
7:45 AM Pre-race briefing / transition area closes (all bikes must be in transition area by 7:45 AM*.)
8:00 AM Wave 1 begins [Ages 12 to 15]
9:00 AM Wave 2 begins [Ages 9 to 11]
10:00 AM Wave 3 begins [Ages 6 to 8]

*No bikes will be allowed to leave transition area until all three waves have finished.

Awards ceremony held immediately following the last race. There will also be a post race party for all participants and their families.

For more information or specific questions, e-mail Siouxland Kids’ Triathlon event coordinator, Stacy Schrunk.

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