Fronhofer Tool Mini Triathlon (5-10)

Event Date

Fri, Aug 1, 2014


Cambridge, NY

About This Activity

The kids mini tri is a fun, safe and family friendly event for kids age 5-10. The race will be held at Lake Lauderdale in Jackson, NY on Friday, August 1st during the packet pickup for Saturday's Olympic distance race. Racers will swim 50 yards, bike 1 mile and run a .5 mile all within park boundaries making it safe and easy for spectators to see racers the entire time.

Bring your entire family out to Lake Lauderdale for an evening of racing, food and fun!

Event details and schedule

important Race Information:-

-Race Day Registration and Packet Pick Up will be from 4:30-6:00pm Friday, August 1

*T-Shirts are only guaranteed to Pre Registered Athletes*

- A MANDATORY RACE MEETING wil be held at 6:15pm on the beach. The race will follow immediately after.

- Racers will leave in waves.

-All pre registered athletes will receive a race shirt. Only pre registered athletes are guaranteed a shirt.

- T-Shirts will only be available to race day registrants if available.

- No parents/spectators are alowed in the trainsition area. If your child needs help with their shoes or any other race gear there will be volunteers in the transition area to help.

-Life jackets are permitted. Please note that "most" kids can touch the entire length of the swim course and there are lifeguards along the entire swim course.

- All athletes must be on TWO WHEELS. Training wheels are permitted but tricylcles and big wheels will not be allowed.

- The age group of a participant is determined by their age on December 31st of the event year, not by their age on race day. The age group rule applies to youth events. USA Triathlon requires the following age group divisions:

5-6, 7-8, 9-10, 11-12, 13-15 in Youth Designated Events

-All youth ages 17 and under are required to be annual USAT members to compete in sanctioned events. The cost of an annual youth membership is $10 per year. (A one day permit can be purchased when signing up online for the race or you can sign them up online at

The Mandatory Meeting will confirm each course and any changes that have been made from previous years. There will be a course map provided for each athlete at packet pick up. It is the athletes responsibility to know the course. There will be plenty of volunteers to ensure a safe and fun race.

The 2014 Fronhofer Tool Kids Triathlon is a USA Triathlon sanctioned event. Therefore, all USAT rules will be in effect. A complete listing of the USAT rules can be read online at

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