The 16th "Bartlett Kids Triathlon" (BKT) has been rescheduled from Fall 2017 to Spring 2018. The new event date is Saturday, April 21, 2018. This event is open to boys and girls ages 7-15 (race age is determined by the child's age as of December 31, 2018). Two divisions of competition are available:
Juniors (ages 7-10): 100-yard swim, 2.5-mile bike, 0.5-mile run
Seniors (ages 11-15): 200-yard swim, 5.0-mile bike, 1.0-mile run
Registration is $25 for current USAT Members (non-members will need to purchase an annual Youth-USAT Membership in order to participate) and opens January 1, 2018 and continues until April 16, 2018. A maximum of 100 Juniors and 100 Seniors will be permitted to enter the event.
The swim portion is held in our indoor pool which is 25-yards in length and has 8-lanes. Seniors will swim 8 lengths (200 yards) and Juniors will swim 4 lengths (100 yards). Swim area transitions outside to our parking lot where T-1 / T-2 are located. The bike portion will use the area neighborhood streets which are partially blocked off for our event (we have police presence at all intersections where traffic is still flowing). The bike will return in our parking lot for T-2 and the run will conclude on the walking / running trail surrounding the Flaherty Municipal Center with the finish line stationed at our main entrance of the facility.