Frederick Kids Triathlon

2017 Frederick Kids Triathlon


Event Details


 

Date: Saturday, June 3, 2017

Middletown High School
200 School House Rd.
Middletown, MD 21769

Start Time: 7:30am (Rain or Shine)


REGISTRATION

Click Here To Register Online

Athletes may also register in person at both YMCA locations:
Downtown Y – 1000 North Market St, Frederick, MD 21701
Green Valley Y – 2600 Fingerboard Rd, Monrovia, MD 21780

Mail in registrations with payment by check are accepted and must be postmarked by May 25, 2017.


PARENTS: PLEASE REVIEW THIS INFORMATION WITH YOUR PARTICIPATING CHILD

RACE CATEGORIES

Ages 6 to 8, 9 to 10, 11 to 12 and 13 to 15. Athletes’ age is determined by age on December 31, 2017. Relay teams may include an ages from 6 to 15. Each age category will be defined by a color and each athlete will be provided a wrist band with their specific age category color. These colors will also be used on the course directional signs for the bike and run routes.

The bike route is 1.5 miles. For ages 6 to 8 the athletes will complete one lap of the route and return to the transition area. Ages 9 to 10 and 11 to 12 will complete two laps of the route and return to the transition area. Ages 13 to 15 will complete three laps of the route and then return to the transition area.

The run has been changed for 2017. The route is .5 miles around the perimeter of the school property. For ages 6 to 8 the athletes will complete one lap of the route to finish line. Ages 9 to 10 will complete two laps of the route to finish line. The 11 to 12 and 13 to 15 will complete three laps of the route to finish line. There is a designated lance beside the finish line area that racers will use for their second and final laps. This are will be well marked.


Swim:

  • Age Group Wave Starts:
    1. 13-15 year olds
    2. Relay teams
    3. 11-12 year olds
    4. 9-10 year olds
    5. 6-8 year olds
  • If you feel like you need assistance during the swim, roll over on your back and raise your arm in the air.

Bike:

1.5 miles (Lap)

  • Hard shell helmets must be worn and fastened before leaving the transition area.
  • Stay to the right to allow faster cyclists to pass on the left.
  • There will be vehicle traffic on the bike course. Be careful and stay to the right!
  • No headphones, earphones or any radio-type devices will be allowed.
  • There are plenty of volunteers but it is ultimately your responsibility to know the course.
  • This is a 1, 2, or 2 loop bike course on smooth residential roads and a bike path.

Run:

.5 (Lap)

  • The .50 mile course is a lap around the perimeter of the school property. The course will be well marked. There will be directional signs at every turn on the run course. There are chalk arrows on the course.
  • DO NOT CUT CORNERS.
  • Aid/water station will be located at the beginning of the run.
  • No headphones, earphones or any radio-type devices will be allowed.
  • You must have your run number visible on the front of your body, as you cross the finish line. Failure to do so will result in a two minute penalty.

Relay Teams: All relays will swim, bike and run the distance of the longest course or the 13-15 year old division distances.

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