4Calling the youth of Central Ohio to Alum Creek State Park on Saturday, June 9 for a fun and fast-growing sport that combines running and swimming - the Central Ohio Youth Splash & Dash. The swim will take place in the swim zone at Alum Creek (water depth 3-4 feet) and the run along the beach on the sidewalk running parallel to shoreline.
The focus is on PARTICIPATION rather than competition. The event will expose youth participants to USA Triathlon and the exciting world of multisport! Participants will be timed but finishes are not awarded special recognition. All events within the series will be USA Triathlon sanctioned.
Distances: Ages 7-10: 100 meter swim + 1K (.62 mile) run
Ages: 11-15: 200 meter swim + 2K (1 mile run)
Event is open to youth ages 7 - 15. Age is based on age of December 31, 2018.