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HFFA Kids Triathlon Series - Race #3

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Huntersville Family Fitness & Aquatics Kids Triathlon

Kids Race
: Race distances varied based on age
Race Date: Sunday, June 22, 2014
Start Time: 2:00 PM
Entry Fee: $20
Location: Huntersville Family Fitness & Aquatics
Address: 11725 Verhoeff Road
City/State/Zip: Huntersville, North Carolina 28078
Country: USA
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Description:

2014 HFFA Kids Triathlon Series Presented by Hawthornes Pizza


Race #1 Saturday, April 26, 2014 5pm
Race#2 Sunday, May 25, 2014 2pm
Race #3 Sunday, June 22, 2014 2pm
Race #4 Sunday, July 27, 2014 2pm. Final race day championships including festival.

The ages for the series awards/participation this year will be based on the last series race day of July 21, 2013.

The event will be located at Huntersville Family Fitness & Aquatics located at 11725 Verhoeff Drive Huntersville, NC 28070 hffa.com

Course Information:

Course Descriptions:

Swim:

4-6 year old 25 yd swim (start on the opposite end of the pool), 7-8 year old 50 yd swim, 9-10 year old 75yd swim 11-12 year old 100yd swim and new this year 13-14 year old 200yd swim.

Each participant has one lane and swims their desired distance in that lane only. If the heat is over 18 kids then swimmers may share a lane but they still swim their desired distance in one side of the lane .The swim finishes on the water park side of the pool. Shoes and shirt and/or number should be left on the water park side of the pool. Parents are to stay on the opposite side of the pool for viewing. Volunteers will help the kids exit the pool and prepare for the bike as needed. Feel free to sign up to volunteer if you wish to help ALL of the children in the race. Any child can use a kick board to assist them in the swim.

Transition 1 (4-6 year olds):

The participants climb out of the pool and put their shoes and number on. Volunteers are in place to help children in need. The participants exit the pool via the water park and run along the flags and across the road to the dirt path leading to the Huntersville park soccer field. As you reach the path chalk boxes are drawn out along the path on the right and left and the bicycles are stationed there. Your bike will be stationed be age group.

Transition 1 (7-8, 9-10, 11-12, 13-14 year olds):

The participants climb out of the pool and put their shoes and number on. Volunteers are in place to help children in need. The participants exit the pool via the water park and run along the flags to the transition area in the HFFA Parking lot. As you reach the transition area, each bike will be placed in a wooden bike rack. Your bike will be stationed by age group.

Bike:

4-6 year .3mile bike, 7-8 year old 1 mile bike, 9-10 year old 1 mile bike 11-12 year old 2 mile bike and new this year 13-14 year old 2 mile bike

The bike course goes counter clockwise around the paved path. For the 7-8, 9-10, 11-12, 13-14 year olds we will go along one side of Verhoeff Rd. for the 1 mile stretch around cones and back to the bike pick up and drop off area. The 11-12 and 13-14 year olds will do two loops.

Transition 2 (4-6 year olds):

Return your bike to the designated drop off spot according to age group and run to the soccer field. Enter the run course where the finish shoot is set up and proceed counter clockwise around the cones along on the grass inside the field.

Transition 2 (7-8, 9-10, 11-12, 13-14 year olds):

Return your bike to the designated bike rack spot according to age group and run to the soccer field. Enter the run course where the finish shoot is set up and proceed counter clockwise around the cones along on the grass inside the field.

Run:

4-6 year 100yd run, 7-8 year old 0.3 mile run, 9-10 year old 0.3 mile run 11-12 year old 0.75 mile run and new this year 13-14 year old 1 mile run

Birkdale Animal Hospital Kids Fun Run:

Kids ages 1-6 can participate in the fun run. The fun run starts on the corner of the field and runs through the actual finish line. The fun run is not chip timed.

The cost of the fun run is $5.00 race day registration only.

Directions:

Huntersville Family Fitness & Aquatics
11725 Verhoeff Drive
Huntersville NC
28078

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