The Rock n Heartland Youth Triathlon Series (RHYTS) has been created to provide a unique Rock n Roll themed, multi-venue series of youth triathlons within the heart of Florida. RHYTS will succeed in creating a memorable experience for todays youth through a dynamic and fun triathlon experience.
The objective of the RHYTS is to build a series of youth triathlons, providing a venue to showcase Health and Wellness to todays youth while generating awareness and raising funds for Julies Funds for Kids.
Each paid participant will receive a commemorative t-shirt, event program and commemorative race bag loaded with child specific goodies from event and community sponsors.
The RHYTS points structure will be established to reward not only participants that place the highest throughout the series, but also established to recognize athletes who grow and improve their ability through the series. The RHYTS is created for youth 16 years and younger with awards given out for each individual age group based on age as of December 31st.
The Rock n Heartland Youth Triathlon Series is a three race series offering both open water and pool swims. Initial plans are for the following venues and dates:
RHYTS Race #1 Highlands Family YMCA Sunday May 13, 2012