Presented by Door County Medical Center
July 15, 2017
DATE OF RACE
2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
START TIMES VARY (SEE BELOW)
For children ages 6 – 14 on December 31, 2017*
*Note: USA Triathlon guidelines require that we use “end-of-year age.” So children will be assigned to the age groups that they will be part of on 12/31/2017. Children must be born after 12/31/2002 (no older than 14 on 12/31/17) and before 1/1/2012 (no younger than 6 on 12/31/17) to compete. NO EXCEPTIONS.
PACKET PICK UP @ MURPHY PARK
- Friday, July 14th Noon – 6 pm
- Saturday, July 15th Noon – 2 pm*
*Please note the start times for each age group below. Arrive at least 30-45 minutes prior to pick up packets.
TRANSITION AREA CHECK-IN TIMES
The check-in times for the transition area (where participants keep their bicycles and gear) are as follows:
- Ages 6-10: 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm
- Ages 11-14: 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
ANTICIPATED START TIMES
- Age 6 @ 2:00 pm
- Ages 7 and 8 @ 2:10 pm
- Ages 9 and 10 @ 2:30 pm
- Ages 11 – 12 @ 2:45 pm
- Ages 13 – 14 @ 2:50 pm
- The transition area will open after 1 pm for children to rack their bikes.
- Only one parent is allowed into the Transition Area to assist children with racking their bike and setting up the equipment.
- Children will start the swim individually in sequence every 5 seconds rather than in a wave.
PERKS – EVERY PARTICIPANT WILL RECEIVE:
– Souvenir swim cap
– Commemorative t-shirt
– Finisher medal
– Timed results
– Free digital downloads of finisher photos
– Free ice cream and root beer at finish line!
Top 3 boys & girls in each age group (6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13 and 14) will receive an award medal. The awards ceremonies will take place as follows:
Ages 6-8 @ 3:00 pm
Ages 9-10 @ 3:30 pm
Ages 11-14 @ 4:00 pm
DISTANCES, REGISTRATION & RULES
|Age 6||50 yards||1/2 mile||1/3 mile|
|Ages 7-8||100 yards||1 mile||1/2 mile|
|Ages 9-10||100 yards||2 miles||3/4 mile|
|Ages 11-12||200 yards||5 miles||1 mile|
|Ages 13-14||200 yards||5 miles||1 mile|
*Water temperature and surface conditions permitting. Swim may be abbreviated at the discretion of the lifeguard director.
NOTE: Children will be assigned to the age bracket that corresponds to their age on December 31, 2017 (“end-of-year age”) per USA Triathlon guidelines.
|In advance (January 1 – July 9)*||$ 40|
|Race weekend (July 14 & 15)||$ 50|
*Available online only (click on the button above)
Note: Fees include registration and USA Triathlon one-day license (required by USAT)
Only one parent may enter the Transition Area to assist with set up.
Parents may not be on the beach in the swim start area.
Parents are discouraged from walking/running along the bike and run courses the children.
Flotation devices, flippers, or snorkels may NOT be worn or used for the swim.
For younger and/or nervous swimmers, we will provide a flotation vest to wear during the swim.
USA Triathlon Supplemental Rules for Youth Triathlon: CLICK HERE