Kid's Race Info

Kid's Race Information Page

Race Day is Saturday, July 27th


Packet Pick-Up and Late Registration:

· Friday, July 26th, 5-7pm at grassy area just before NIC – behind the big tents

· Increased price for late registration is $30

· All kids will receive a t-shirt in their packets – we will do our best to make sure they get their requested size

· All kids will receive a swim cap in their packet – they are not required on course, but they can certainly wear them if they wish!

· *One wrist band will be included in packets for ages 4-7. IF necessary, kids in this age group may have ONE designated family member help them on course. Use this wristband to identify your one family member. 

Late Packet Pick-Up on Race Day, Saturday, July 27th

· Located near NIC campus by the big white tent – can’t miss us!

· Until 8am when transition opens

· NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION – NO EXCEPTIONS

Transition:

· Opens at 8am

· Parents will be allowed to help set up their child’s equipment, however ONLY one person will be allowed on course per child for ages 4-7 if needed*

Finish Line:

· All kids will receive a finisher medal

· Don’t forget to stop at the ice cream truck at the finish line for ice cream!

Equipment:

· Kids may use floaties, floatation devices, water wings or anything that helps them feel comfortable in the water if necessary; note that the water is SHALLOW and they can touch if need be. We’ll also have a lot of volunteers in the water.

· Helmets are REQUIRED on the bike

· Don’t forget your bike! Tricycles, balance bikes, etc. are allowed.

Wave Starts and Distances: note that start times are approximate and based on safety

Wave 1: 4-5 year olds: 

· Start time 9:00am

· Swim 30 yards, bike .5 mile, run .15 mile

· *Note: IF necessary, ONE family helper MAY be allowed on course and in transition per child for this age group. This person will have a special wrist band that will be included in the child’s packet. Please be aware of those around you in order to avoid safety issues.

Wave 2: 6-7 year olds:

· Start time approximately 9:20 (after all bikes from wave 1 are in)

· Swim 60 yards, bike 1 mile, run .4 mile

· *Note: IF necessary, ONE family helper MAY be allowed on course and in transition per child for this age group. This person will have a special wrist band that will be included in the child’s packet. Please be aware of those around you in order to avoid safety issues.

Wave 3: 8-9 year olds:

· Start time approximately 9:40 (after all bikes from wave 2 are in)

· Swim 90 yards, bike 1.26 miles, run .67 mile

· No helpers on course or in transition with this age group

Wave 4: 10-12 year olds:

· Start time approximately 10am (after all bikes from wave 3 are in)

· Swim 120 yards, bike 1.45 miles, .93 mile

· No helpers on course or in transition with this age group