The University of Maine at Presque Isle, Healthy Aroostook, and TAMC are proud to present the REDY...Set...Lets Go! Youth Triathlon. The triathlon is perfect for beginners and more experienced competitors between the ages of 7 and 14.
The triathlon will be held on Sunday, September 7, 2014 at the University of Maine at Presque Isles campus, starting at Gentile Hall. The cost is $20 per child. Follow the signs on campus for directions to parking areas.
Registration is required. After registering, participants will receive a pre-race packet with a course map, frequently asked questions sheet, policies and procedures, and more.
Triathlon is a multi-sport activity with three components: swimming, cycling, and running. The REDY...Set...Lets Go Youth Triathlon is a great way for your child to get active and experience the thrill of participating in a real triathlon. There are two age groups for this event:
Ages 7 - 10 - Swim 50 yards - Bike 2 miles - Run .5 miles
Ages 11 - 14 - Swim 100 yards - Bike 2.5 miles - Run 1 mile
Training sessions will be held before the event to help participants prepare. Parents are encouraged to participate with their children. All sessions will be held at 1:00pm at Gentile Hall on the UMPI Campus April 27th Swim with Erica Hemphill May 18th- Run with Amanda Cushman June 22nd Bike with Shawn Berry July TBD Youth Yoga August 7th- Swim with Erica Hemphill