Do 4 Series Kids Races + 4 Series Kids Clinics= Be a SUPER Series Award Winner!!
A youth triathlon race series for kids from 7 to 15 years old Title Sponsored by Road Runner Sports! This series will feature safe, fun, age-specific distances at high quality events sanctioned by USA Triathlon. Coach Judi Carbary, USAT Certified Coach, will offer Youth Triathlon Open Water Swim and Youth Triathlon Race Specific Pre-Race Clinics to well prepare your child for their race course, practice using USA triathlon safety rules, and they will have fun with friends learning everything they need to know and do to perform their best and progress their skills throughout their triathlon season. You must pre-register your child for our clinics on active.com. Series points will be given for participation in the races and clinics toward earning GREAT series awards!
Your child must be a USA Triathlon youth member to participate in the USA Triathlon sanctioned races, and to be eligible for awards in the series.
USA Triathlon sanctioned event race age is child's age on 12/31 of the current year.
Parents: All kids participating in USAT sanctioned events must abide by the USA Triathlon Youth Supplemental Rules: http://www.usatriathlon.org/about-multisport/rulebook.aspx#supplemental
SIGN UP FOR YOUTH USA TRIATHLON MEMBERSHIPS WHEN REGISTERING FOR OUR YOUTH TRI EVENTS:
OR: Go to http://www.usatriathlon.org to join or renew your child's annual youth membership for $10 for the current year, or when registering for USA Triathlon sanctioned events.
LIKE us on our SOCAL YOUTH TRIATHLON SERIES Facebook page to share the Fun with your family and friends!
Youth Triathlon Pre-Race Clinics
Our USA Triathlon Certified Coaches will preview your child's race course, review open water swim techniques, practice transition skills, review USAT safety rules, and make sure your child is race ready!
Each child participating in our pre-race clinics will receive refreshments, race goodies, and earn 1 point toward series awards.
SIGN UP EARLY! Limited to first 25 athletes registered for each clinic
You can click on the Active.com links under each youth series tri event to register for each clinic. Registration will close the week before each clinic or when 25 athletes have registered.
Pre-race Clinic Fees:
Early Pre-race/Open Water Swim clinic discounts until 4 weeks before: $15
4 weeks or less before each clinic: $20
NO REFUNDS WILL BE GIVEN AFTER PAYMENT FOR ANY REASON
Pre-race clinic and Youth Triathlon Open Water Swim Clinic registration will take place on Active.com, search for “SoCal Youth Youth Triathlon Series Pre-race Clinics and Open Water Swim Clinics” for specific dates or click on the prerace clinic links with each event listing. There will be no mail in registration for these events.
Mandatory Packet Pickup: Please pick up your child’s race packet prior to each race. A parent must present photo ID and their child’s USA Triathlon membership card.
Parking: Parking available at race sites, and in South Shores Park or in Mission Bay parking lots for San Diego youth triathlons and pre-race clinics. Please do NOT park on Fiesta Island for Pre-race clinics, packet pickup, or on Race day.
Entry Fees: Registration will take place on race websites for races. See race site for entry fees. REGISTER EARLY FOR BEST PRICES!!
Individual Race Awards: per Age Groups: 7-8y, 9-10y, 11-12y, 13-15y
1st Place in age group-male & female
2nd Place in age group-male & female
3rd Place in age group-male & female
Race Series Award Points: Youth USA Triathlon membership required to participate and be eligible for series awards.
Our Series Awards are based on participation in our kids series races and clinics to encourage interest and active involvement in multisport training, learning and practicing race specific triathlon skills, and progressing endurance and skill development throughout the year.
- All youth who participate in a race will receive 1 point toward awards for the series. 1 point will be earned for participating in each pre-race or open water swim clinic. The youths with the most series points win the highest level awards (if variable awards).
- To be eligible to receive an award for the series, a participant must complete at least 4 series races, and do at least 4 prerace or open water swim clinics in the series.
- Individual Race Awards will be given for the top 3 finishers for each male and female in each age group as follows:
- 7-8y, 9-10y, 11-12y, 13-15y
- Series points will NOT be given for age group placing. Our series focus is on participation, good sportsmanship, developing triathlon skills, and having a long lasting healthy commitment towards exercise.
- All participants are eligible to do the Series Championship Race.
- You must be present at our Series Award Celebration to receive your series award as they will not be mailed.
- Disclaimer: Race series management reserves the right to make any changes to events that may be needed for the safety of, or for any reason necessary, for all participants with no refunds granted.
Series Awards ceremony will take place after the Championship Race at a Special Designated Event.
We want to thank our Series Race Directors for supporting our SoCal Youth Triathlon Series!
We also want to thank our Series Sponsors for supporting our SoCal Youth Triathlon Series: Our Title Sponsor Road Runner Sports, TriUSCoaching, Nytro Multisports, Jimbos Naturally, TriSports.com, USA Triathlon, and Clif Kid.
Recommended Youth Age Appropriate Race Distances by USA Triathlon
7-10y: 50-100m swim, 2-3k bike, 100m-1k run
11-12y: 200m swim, 5-7m bike, 2k run
12-15y: <or= 500m swim, 10k bike, 3k run
Series Title Sponsor: Road Runner Sports
See each race website for sponsors you can help support!
Race Goodies :
Tshirts at each race; Goody Bags; Refreshments
Volunteers: Please email Coach Judi to Volunteer on our Kids Race Courses! Help us give your kids support and safety!
Coach Judi Carbary, USA Triathlon Certified Coach & Youth & Junior Coach, Series Founder/Coordinator and Pre-Race and Open Water Swim Clinic Coach