The Tri4Kids triathlon is Salems multi-sport challenge for kids, comprised of swimming, running and cycling. This triathlon is designed for kids ages 6 to 12. For many kids, this will be first opportunity to experience the joy of completing a triathlon. All proceeds from this event benefit the Boys & Girls Club of Salem. Tri4Kids is generously sponsored by Salem Health and Courthouse Fitness.
We encourage kids of any fitness level to join in on the fun and the challenge.
Entrance fee includes participation, a Tri4Kids race t-shirt, and a celebration pool party upon completion.
The Tri4Kids will begin at the West Salem Courthouse Fitness. The swim portion will take place at the Courthouse outdoor pool. Runners will then run a marked and protected course through Wallce Marine Park before hopping on their bikes. The bike portion of the race will take racer over the pedestrian bridge and all around Riverfront Park before returning to Wallace Marine Park where kids dash through a blow up obstacle course to the finish line.
The Tri4Kids triathlon will be split into two courses, based on age and fitness ability.
The Short Course: 50 yard swim. 0.5 mile run. 1.5 mile bike. The Long Course: 100 yard swim. 1.5 mile run. 3 mile bike.