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SoCal Youth Triathlon Series Event #1 @San Diego Kids Splash & Dash

SoCal Youth Triathlon Series Event #1 @San Diego Kids Splash & Dash, Sat. Mar. 30, 2019

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Be a Champion!

A USA TRIATHLON WEST REGION

YOUTH CHAMPIONSHIP TRIATHLON SERIES

EVENT

Kids EARN SERIES POINTS at this event by placing TOP 3 in your age group toward being a Youth Regional Triathlon CHAMPION!

Do at least 2 kids races in the series to earn points in your Top 3 age group places.  Extra 2 points for Top 3 places earned at Youth Regional Championship Race.  Top 3 age group boys & girls in the Series are our USAT West Youth Regional CHAMPIONS!

Here's all the info and events for this exciting brand new kids REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP triathlon series:

https://www.teamusa.org/USA-Triathlon/Regions/West

& our Facebook page:

https://www.facebook.com/usatwestregionyouthchampionshiptriathlonseries

 

When: Saturday, Mar. 30, 2019, 12n-3pm (Please ARRIVE by 11am to Check In)

Packet Pickup:  Friday, Mar. 29, 3-6p OR Saturday, Mar. 30, 11-11:30am ONLY

Carmel Valley Community Park, 3777 Townsgate Dr., San Diego, CA 92130

Parents must bring child's USAT membership card & your or child's photo ID for packet pickup.

Where: Carmel Valley Community Park Pool & Recreation Center, 3777 Townsgate Dr., San Diego, CA 92130

Parking: Please park across the street in Delmar Highlands Shopping Center lot.  Limited parking may be available at Carmel Valley Pool & Recreation Center until 11:30am or lot full.

What: Fun beginner & competitive kids pool aquathlon (swim then run) featuring an exciting swim around buoys just like in triathlon open water swims, transition area, & run on paved park paths. NEW--youth relay swim & run teams & Swim Team competition!  

NEW in 2019---

NEW RUN COURSE

Youth (7-10y) Relay Teams 1 swimmer & 1 runner tag off in the transition area

Swim Team Competition Each swim team member who places in their age group scores points for their team!  1st place=3pts., 2nd place=2pts., 3rd place=1pt.  Highest Placing Team Score WINS!  

Awards will be given for finishing in the top 3 places, male & female: 7-8yo, 9-10yo, 11-12yo, 13-15yo; Top Youth 7-10y Relay Team; Top Swim Team. (Note: Relay Teams will not be eligible for youth regional series points)

For this USA Triathlon Sanctioned event, child's age is their age on 12/31 of the current year.

This will be a fun non wetsuit pool swim around buoys!  Great practice for your kids open water triathlon swims and transitions too!  Run will be on paved paths around the recreation center.

Kids 7-10yo: Swim 50 yds., Run 1k

Kids 11-12yo: Swim 100 yds., Run 2k

Kids 13-15yo: Swim 150 yds., Run 3k

Kids must be able to complete the swim and run distances for their age category.

EVENT LIMITED TO FIRST 100 REGISTERED PARTICIPANTS

This event is part of the USA Triathlon Sanctioned/Sponsored Youth Aquathlon Splash & Dash Series.  All participants are required to be members of USA Triathlon. Sign up or renew during online registration or on usatriathlon.org under membership. 

Be sure to register your child by their USA Triathlon age on 12/31 of the race year!

Finishers medals, finisher premium item, goody bags, raffle prizes & healthy refreshments for all!

Event Sponsored by: USA Triathlon, Jimbos Naturally, Nytro Multisports, Tri Club of San Diego, USA Swimming, Boy Scouts of America, Dick’s Sporting Goods, & Kind Kids

Don't Miss OUT ---Sign up EARLY to claim your spot AND Get a Discount!

REGISTER: https://www.active.com/san-diego-ca/triathlon/races/socal-youth-tri-1-san-diego-kids-and-family-splash-and-dash-2019

REGISTRATION CLOSES: 3/25/19 or when full. No refunds after registering.