Kids 'n Control Triathlons

Event Date

Sat, Jul 19, 2014


Springfield, IL

About This Activity

Kohl's, St. John's Children's Hospital, Gen H, and the Springfield Tri Club are sponsoring these triathlons to promote healthy active kids. There will be 2 races this year. The original race is open to ages 6-13 (as of Dec 31, 2014 and is 100 meter pool swim; 1.25 mile bike (with one hill); 1/2 mile run. The "mini" version is open to ages 5-6. This consists of 50 meter swim; .6 mile bike; and 1/4 mile run. Helmets are mandatory.

All kids will receive a "goodie bag" with t-shirt.  Please register by July 9, to guarantee a t-shirt.  Finisher medals will be given out as they finish the races. Awards will be awarded for age groups (5-6 in mini race and 6-7, 8-9, 10-11, and 12-13 for the original race).

The Springfield Tri Club reserves the right to cancel any or all events due to bad weather conditions or circumstances beyond our control. No refunds or transfers available.

Event schedule and times

Packet Pick-up July 18, 2014 from 4-6 pm Near the Nelson Center at Lincoln Park

Race Day (July 19, 2014)

  • 7:00-8:00 a.m.: Packet Pick-up and Body Marking
  • 7:00 - 8:15 a.m.: Transition area open
  • 8:15 a.m.: Mini Pre-Race Meeting
  • 8:30 a.m.: Mini Race Begins
  • 8:45 a.m.: Original Pre-Race Meeting
  • 9:00 a.m.: Original Race Begins
  • 10:00 a.m.: Post-Race Festivities and Awards

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