August 04, 2018 in Opelika , AL
The Opelika Sportsplex Triathlon for Kids will be held on Saturday, August 4, 2018 at the Opelika Sportsplex and Aquatics Center for ages 6-15 (5 year olds may participate in the Kids Triathlon or the Small Fry Tri). Ages 6-8: Swim 50 yards Bike 1.5 miles Run 500 yards Ages 9-11: Swim 100 yards Bike 3 miles Run 1 mile Ages 12-15: Swim 150 yards Bike 6 miles Run 2 miles Participants will compete based on their age as of 12/31/17. 5-year-olds may participate in the Kids Tri or the Small Fry Tri. In order for a 5 year old to compete in the Kid’s Triathlon they will need to do a paper registration. All participants will wear tri tags. About Time Events will be doing timing for the event. Awards will be given to the top 3 finishers, male and female, in each age group. Each participant will receive a t-shirt and medal. NO ASSISTANCE WILL BE GIVEN WHILE SWIMMING. KIDS MAY HANG ON LANE DIVIDERS, BUT MUST ADVANCE UNASSISTED.