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York Kids Triathlon

£15.00 - £25.00Free injury protection
Event summary

This fun, friendly and safe kids triathlon is the perfect introduction to triathlon racing. Within the grounds of York Sport Village kids will swim the indoor pool, bike the velodrome track and run around the velodrome. Ideal for all ages with different distances on offer and relay options.

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UK Triathlon Events organise triathlons and runs up and down the country for all ages and abilities. Take part as an individual or a relay team. From first timers to pros, there's something for everyone!

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How to enter

Tickets available until Fri Jul 29 2022

What's included:

  • Finisher's Medal
  • Fully marked and marshalled
The Fun Triathlon
1:00pm Sat 30th Jul 2022

Swim 0.018km, Bike 0.75km, Run 0.03km

£15.00
Zinc Fun Triathlon
1:00pm Sat 30th Jul 2022

Swim 0.025km, Bike 1km, Run 0.7km

£15.00
Steel Fun Triathlon
1:00pm Sat 30th Jul 2022

Swim 0.05km, Bike 2km, Run 1.4km

£18.00
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Frequently asked questions
FAQ
Are swim caps compulsory for York Kids Triathlon?
Yes, swim caps must be worn in the pool. They will be given out before the swim starts or competitors can wear their own swim caps.… read more
FAQ
What time will registration open for York Kids Triathlon?
Registration will be open from 12:00, this is where you'll be able to collect the race envelope. … read more
FAQ
Is there a relay option for the York Kids Triathlon?
Yes, there will be a relay and it is open to all ages.… read more
Route description
Route description

The swim will take place in an indoor heated swimming pool. Tumble turns are not allowed. Children will start at 20 second intervals in the pool and will be given a short verbal briefing prior to the start.

The cycle and run courses are flat and all within the grounds of York Sport Village. The routes will be clearly marked and marshalled.

There are a number of different triathlon distances on offer to accommodate different age groups, though all races are open to all children.

  • Tin Fun Triathlon: 18m swim - 750m cycle - 300m run
  • Zinc Fun Triathlon: 25m swim - 1k cycle - 700m run
  • Steel Fun Triathlon: 50m swim - 2k cycle - 1400m run
  • Bronze Fun Triathlon: 75m swim - 3k cycle - 1400m run
  • Silver Fun Triathlon: 100m swim - 4k cycle - 2100m run
  • Gold Fun Triathlon: 150m swim - 4k cycle - 2800m run
  • Triathlon Relay Team: 150m swim - 4k cycle - 2800m run
Logistics and schedule

Start times and further event day logistics will be confirmed closer to the day. The following is a guide only.

12:00 Registration opens

13:00 Start waves begin

Registration

Registration will be located in the orange Mornflake marquee. There will be signs from the car park. Here participants will receive their race envelope which includes; race number x1, bike stickers x2, helmet sticker x1, wristbands x2. You are encouraged to arrive at least 60 minutes prior to your start time in order to familiarise yourself with the course layout.

Kit

  • Swim caps must be worn in the pool. They will be provided but children may wear their own if they prefer.
  • Wetsuits are not permitted for this pool swim.
  • Children will not be allowed to participate in the bike portion if they do not have a helmet.

Wristbands

In the race envelope there will be 2 wristbands for supporting parents and guardians to wear. Wristbands will permit access into the cycle transition area if helping a competitor. If supporting multiple children at this event, parents or guardians should wear multiple wristbands.

Bikes

Any type of bike can be used so long as it is road worthy. One bike sticker must go on the front of the handlebars and the other bike sticker must go on the seat stem.

Age Requirements

This is a kids event. Children must be aged 5 to 16 years on event day to take part.

Relay Team

There is an option to compete as part of a relay team. Only the team captain's information is required when booking.

How to get there

York Sport Village, Lakeside Way, Heslington, York YO10 5FG, UK

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Getting There

Please follow directions to York Sports Village, York, YO10 5FG.

Frequently asked questions
FAQ
Are swim caps compulsory for York Kids Triathlon?
Yes, swim caps must be worn in the pool. They will be given out before the swim starts or competitors can wear their own swim caps.
FAQ
What time will registration open for York Kids Triathlon?
Registration will be open from 12:00, this is where you'll be able to collect the race envelope.
FAQ
Is there a relay option for the York Kids Triathlon?
Yes, there will be a relay and it is open to all ages.
FAQ
Are children allowed to wear wetsuits to swim in the York Kids Triathlon?
No, wetsuits are not permitted for this event. The swim will be in a heated indoor pool, so wetsuits aren't necessary.
Booking related questionsDo you have a question about bookings, cancellations, or refunds?
The Fun Triathlon
1:00pm Sat 30th Jul 2022
£15.00
Zinc Fun Triathlon
1:00pm Sat 30th Jul 2022
£15.00
Steel Fun Triathlon
1:00pm Sat 30th Jul 2022
£18.00
Bronze Fun Triathlon
1:00pm Sat 30th Jul 2022
£18.00
Silver Fun Triathlon
1:00pm Sat 30th Jul 2022
£20.00
Gold Fun Triathlon
1:00pm Sat 30th Jul 2022
£20.00
Triathlon Relay Team
1:00pm Sat 30th Jul 2022
£25.00

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£15.00 - £25.00Free injury protection

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