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Tri for Kids Triathlon Champ & Open Races

Description.

TRI for KIDS Championship Triathlon & Open Races Part of Luna Bar Triathlon Festival

Website

When

Saturday August 28, 2010

8:30 am Start time
TRI for KIDS Championship Triathlon
8:00 am Start time
TRI for KIDS Open Triathlon

Where

Rancho Seco Park, Herald

Attention : The road into the park will be closed from 8:00 am until 9 am for the TRI for KIDS bike course closure. ALL Athletes MUST arrive prior to 8:00 am. The road will open to outgoing traffic at 9 am.

TRI for KIDS Championship Qualification and Divisions

TRI for KIDS Championship Qualification
To qualify for the TRI for KIDS Championship Race on August 28, 2010 athletes must race in all 3 TRI for KIDS Triathlons – June 6, July 11, and August 8.

Divisions

There will be two division for the TRI for KIDS Championship and Open Triathlons: 6 to 10 years old and 11 to 14 years old. Each division will have one-year age groups.

Awards

For the TRI for KIDS Championship Race first place overall boy and girl in each one-year age group will receive Overall Champion Shirts and awards. There will be age group awards five-deep for each one-year age group, and every finisher will receive a TBF Racing finisher medal.

For the TRI for KIDS Open Race age-group awards will be presented five-deep in each one-year age group, and every finisher will receive a TBF Racing finisher medal.

TRI for KIDS Course Description

Swim

The swim course will be a 50 meter swim or 150 meter swim along the shoreline, completely monitored by safety kayakers and lifeguards.

Bike

The bike course will be a four-mile course on the roads inside the park at Rancho Seco. The course will be closed to traffic and monitored for safety.

Run

The run course will be a one-mile course around sections of the lake on grass and trails. There will be an aid station at the start and half way on the run course.

Transition Area

There will be special bike racks in the transition area. These bike racks will be shorter in length to accommodate the smaller athletes and bikes. The Transition area will be on a first-come basis. The transition area at all TBF Racing events is for athletes only. All non-athletes must remain outside of the transition area at all times on race day. Athletes may choose their transition spot from any of the non-reserved racks - reserved racks will be marked for Tri Clubs. Glass or bottles are not allowed in the transition area.

Bodymarking and Race Numbers

Bodymarking will be take place at the entrance to the transition area and must be completed before you enter the transition area. Athletes will have their race number marked on their legs and arms and have their age division on their calf.

Bike numbers must be attached and be visible on your bike at all times during the ride. Run numbers must be worn on your front when crossing the finish line.

Schedule of Events

Saturday:

7:00 am Transition area and Registration open
7:00 am Race announcements begin
7:30 am Race info announcement for TRI for KIDS
8:00 am Start of TRI for KIDS Open Tri
8:30 am Start of TRI for KIDS Championship 11-14 yrs old
8:35 am Start of TRI for KIDS Championship 6-10 yrs old
9:30 am Awards ceremony for TRI for KIDS Open Tri
10:00 am Awards ceremony for TRI for KIDS Championship 6-10 yrs old
10:30 am Awards ceremony for TRI for KIDS Championship 11-14 yrs old

Packet Pick-up

Race packets will be available race morning from 7 am to 8:30 am at the race site. The race will start promptly at 9:00 am. Be sure to give yourself plenty of time for entrance to the park, parking, transition set-up and warm-up.

Event Dates.

    Event 1
  • Begins:
  • Ends:

  • Event 2
  • Begins:
  • Ends:

Location.

Rancho Seco Park , Sacramento, CA

Past Results.

Past Media.

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