You’re invited to take part in the Tuscaloosa Kids Triathlon. This event is a great way to promote healthy, active lifestyles for kids – while supporting a great cause, Secret Meals For Hungry ChildrenSM. Secret Meals provides weekend food packs for Alabama’s neediest children.
The Tuscaloosa Kids Triathlon will take place on May 17, 2014 at 8:00a.m. at The University of Alabama Recreation Center in Tuscaloosa. Participant check-in begins at 6:30a.m. and an award ceremony will end the event at approximately 10:00a.m. Athletes 5-16 years of age are eligible to participate. We encourage children with ALL athletic abilities to participate. Helmets are required and flotation devices and training wheels are allowed.
The Tuscaloosa Kids Triathlon is sanctioned by USA Triathlon (USAT) ensuring that all standards for your child’s safety are met. A USA Triathlon Membership is required. Aone-day USAT event license fee of $10.00 is required, unless you are already a USAT member. If Annual USAT member, please present your USAT card (or USAT receipt for a card pending) at packet pickup.
Each participant will receive a medallion, water bottle and event t-shirt. Awards will be presented to the top 3 males and top 3 females in each age group. For more information or to register online, visit SecretMeals.org or email us at Tuscaloosakidstriathlon@gmail.com.
Distances by Age Groups (based on age as of 12-31-14)
5-7 Swim: 25yds Bike: 1 mile Run: .25 mile
8-10 Swim: 50yds Bike: 2 miles Run: .50 mile
11-13 Swim: 100yds Bike: 3 miles Run: 1 mile
14-16 Swim: 150yds Bike: 4 miles Run: 1 mile
Event details and schedule
Registration Fee Schedule
Feb 17 – March 31 $30
April 1 – April 30 $35
May 1 – May 14 $40
No race day registration
Orientation & Course Walk-Through (Packet Pick-Up Available)
May 16 5:30 P.M.
May 17 6:30 A.M.
Race begins at 8:00 A.M.