Bozeman Youth Triathlon, Ages 6-15
Saturday, July 14th, 2018
Check-in at 8am
Pre-race meeting at 8:30am
Wave starts at 9am
The youth triathlon race distances are as follows:
· Red Course (ages 6-12): 50-yard swim, 1 mile bike and 0.29 mile run
· Blue Course (ages 6-15): 100-yard swim, 2.2 mile bike and 0.55 mile run
(please note that race distances may change as the race directors see fit)
The pre-race meeting will be led by Matthew Parks with Moving Forward, a USA Triathlon certified triathlon coach who will review the racecourse. Safety precautions will also be covered, including stopping while on the bike along with riding with others in a group setting. The race courses are well marked with plenty of supervision. Swimming occurs at Bogert Pool. The biking occurs on sidewalks and gravel trails. The running occurs on the sidewalks and grass in the area adjacent to Bogert Park.
The first 25 participants will receive a bunch of swag from some of our sponsors.
Bozeman Youth Triathlon Camp
Monday, July 9th - Friday, July 13th, 2018 9am - noon
Do you have a child between the ages of 7 and 12 interested in the sport of triathlon? If so, this camp is perfect for them. Each day , we will practice swimming, biking, and/or running while learning about the sport of triathlon. Triathlon coaches will be on hand to provide a safe, educational experiences so your son or daughter can have fun while improving on the fundamentals of the sport. Participants must have a bicycle and helmet along with other triathlon-related gear. Participants should know how to proficiently swim at least 100 meters to register. They also need to be a USA Triathlon annual member ($10); go to usatriathlon.org for membership registration. Registration for this event closes on Tuesday, July 3rd. Specific Itinerary for camp week will be sent to campers on Friday, July 6th via email.