First Coast Lets get our Kids to compete in a Swim Run Race!
This part of the Florida Race Day Kids Triathlon/ Duathlon Series - We limit these races to kids ages 6-14 only and to only 100 athletes and do sell out so we advise if you are interested to register early.
Kids Swim Run Race participants will swim laps in the pool and off to their feet for the running portion until they finish under the Arch to complete their achievement. The events will be chip timed with a finisher time.
Distances are based on the age of the child. The events will go off with each participant getting a total net time. For the first stage swimmers will be crossing a timing mat before they begin swim portion. Kids Swim Run Race start time is 9:00 am, Race distance is determined by child's age ( see below)
Ages 6-8 - SWIM 50 yards ( 2 lengths ) in pool, Run approximately .3 miles
Ages 9-11 - SWIM 100 yards ( 4 lengths) in pool, Run Approximately .6 miles
Ages 12-14 - SWIM 150 yards ( 6 lengths) in pool, Run approximately .9 miles
Before the event starts will be going over the course for parents and athletes. This will take place at 8:30 am
Kids receive a race shirt ( kids tri shirt - or florida race day shirt - sizes Youth Small, Youth Medium, Youth Large and Adult Small - while supplies last ) Florida Race Day Finisher medal, Race Photos. Finishing results will be posted online. Costs for Kids triathlon start at $40 register early to save money and guarantee a spot.
Awards will be given out to top 3 male and 3 female of each age group.
This race will be chip timed with kids wearing Velcro timing bracelets that must be returned at race finish.
>>>We are part of a growing list race organizers that strive to be more environmentally conscious . We encourage all runners to bring their own multiple use water bottle so that we do not add to the mounting plastic waste on earth. Please bring a reusable water bottle that you will bring with you during the race or for afterwards. You may refill your bottle at our water jug. Plastic water bottles will be available after the race but we are trying to reduce our footprint. <<<