Hawk Island Triathlon (Kids, Sprint, Olympic)


Event Date

Sun, Sep 11, 2016


Lansing, MI

About This Activity

Spring Kids Triathlon

Saturday, September 10, 2016

Race Start: 4:00 PM

Staggered starts: Goldfish (4p.m.), Dolphins (~4:15p.m.), then Sharks (~4:30p.m.)

Race Details:

• Goldfish: 0-6 yrs (25m swim, 150m bike, 100m run)  Swim aids & training wheels are allowed for this category.

• Dolphins: 10 yrs and under (100m swim, 3 mile bike, 1 mile run)

• Sharks: 11-14 yrs (200m swim, 4.5 mile bike, 2 mile run)

• Participants will be chip-timed for their overall time, no split times

• All triathletes will receive a finisher's medal, race t-shirt, and goodie bag! Awards will be given to the 1st, 2nd & 3rd place finishers in each Dolphins and Sharks age category on race day.

• We can only guarantee sizes of race shirts ordered by 11:59P.M. on September 4, 2016. Overruns in various sizes will be available on a first come basis during check-in.



This beginner-friendly multi-sport event is designed to welcome and encourage people of all ages, shapes, sizes and abilities as they venture into the world of triathlon.  It's also a great warm-up race for experienced athletes gearing up for the summer triathlon season or a great way to finish!


The Hawk Island Olympic Triathlon is held in beautiful Hawk Island County Park and the surrounding South Lansing community. This race is a follow up to the Hawk Island Sprint Triathlon and is great for seasoned triathletes or those looking to compete in a Olympic distance triathlon for the first time.

Racers can self seed into elite or age group starts. There is also a 2-3 person relay team option.

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