FAMILY MULTI-SPORT WEEKEND - PINEAPPLE MAN & PINEAPPLE KIDZ
Join us for a weekend of multi-sport fun in beautiful, historic Melbourne Beach, Florida.
The Pineapple Kidz Triathlon & Duathlon is scheduled for Saturday, June 1st, 2013 in Melbourne Beach, Florida.
This youth event is taking place 1 day before the Rotary Pineapple Man Triathlon in the same location.
This is a USAT event and all athletes must have their 1 day or annual USAT membership to participate.
The Duathlon has 2 age groups, 7-8 and 9-10. Athletes will start with a 200 yard dash down Ocean Avenue, transition to cycle a 2.2 mile loop along scenic Riverside Drive and into the local neighborhood (loop twice for age 9-10) and transition to run 1 mile in the neighborhood to the finish line on Ocean Avenue.
The Triathlon features 2 age groups and a relay category. Age groups are 11-13 and 14-16. The relay can consist of two or three athletes up to age 16 and must be comfortable swimming 300 yards in the river - 150 yards out and back.
Athletes will swim north in the river out and back, transition to start their cycle, a 2.2 mile loop along scenic Riverside Drive and into the local neighborhood. Athletes will transition to run a 1 mile loop in the neighborhood and to the finish line on Ocean Avenue.