Swim, bike and run in the Seventh Annual Ankeny Youth Triathlon. This event is extremely popular and continues to grow each year; over 250 youth participated in 2012. Kids of all levels are encouraged to compete. Awards will be handed out, but everybody that competes is a winner. A participation meeting will be held on Thursday, July 25th at 7:00 p.m. at the shelter east of the Aquatic Center and attendance is highly recommended.
Swim laps in the Prairie Ridge Aquatic Center, bike around the Sports Complex and run through the finish line at the Prairie Ridge Middle School Track. A bike helmet is required for the bike portion of the event.
7-10 Years Swim: 100 yards Bike: 2 miles Run: .5 miles 11-14 years Swim: 200 yards Bike: 4 miles Run: 1 mile
Prairie Ridge Aquatic Center 1220 NW Ridge Drive Ankeny, IA 50023