Lake Tye Triathlon - Youth Course
CUSTOM training plans for this race
- Date: August 12, 2017
15532 Fryelands Blvd SE,
- Country: United States
- Race type: Triathlon (Other)
- Organization: FS Events
- Website: http://www.laketyetri.com/
- Contact email: FSEvents@comcast.net
- Description: This is a fun event for kids age 6-15 years old, with distances varying by age.
6-8 year olds: 50 yard swim, 1.5 mile bike, 1/2 mile run
9-10 year olds: 50 yard swim, 1.5 mile bike, 1 mile run
11-12 year olds: 100 yard swim, 3 mile bike, 1 mile run
13-15 year olds: 100 yard swim, 3 mile bike, 1 mile run
Swim: The swim starts from the sandy beach of Lake Tye. There will be separate waves starting 3 minutes apart. Number of waves is determined by the final number of registrants. The swimmers will make a counter-clockwise loop around 2 buoys. All kids will be in deep water swimming parallel to the beach. Adults may accompany the kids in the water. Use of any type of floatation device is allowed.
Bike: The bike course is an out and back course on a Fryelands Blvd. which is closed to traffic. The bikes will head South for .78 miles and return on the same road. The older kids longer distance 3 mile bike course is 2 loops of this course.
Run: The runners are contained within the park (older kids head out on a portion of the paved trail) running on trails throughout the park.
Members who are scheduled to race: