This is the 9th annual Longmont Kids Only Triathlon and we hope to make each year better than the last. It is our mission to provide youth in and around the Longmont area the opportunity to experience a local Kids Only Triathlon in hopes of fostering an active and healthy lifestyle.
Kids should register for the age group of the age that they will be on June 1st, 2013. Email [email protected] if your child wishes to 'race up' according to their age on December 31, 2013.
The swim is located in the indoor 25 yard Centennial Pool. The pool temperature is approximately 83 degrees. Children must be able to swim the complete distance independently. Children can stop and rest at the walls. Swimming heats will be divided up according to age groups, 2 people per lane, parallel swimming. 8 and under girls will go first.
The bike is a 2 or 4 loop course depending on the age designated distance. The bike course is on neighboring streets with plenty of viewing and cheering sections. All participants must have an ANSI/SNELL approved BIKE helmet strapped on their heads for the entire ride.
Transition Area Information
The transition area is open 6am-7:45am. Bike set-up will only be allowed before 7:45am. Bike placement within the transition area is on a first come, first served basis. Parents are only allowed in the transition area before the race begins. After the race starts, parents may only enter transition area if their child becomes injured. Bike helmets and shoes much be secured before existing the transition area.