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YWCO Pool to Path 2018: Kids Swim/Run Race

Saturday, June 2, 2018
Athens YWCO 562 Research Drive AthensGA  30605
Saturday, June 2, 2018
Athens YWCO 562 Research Drive AthensGA  30605

About This Activity

The YWCO Pool to Path is a fun event for kids involving swimming and running. Our event is open to kids ages 6-15. The swim will take place indoors at the YWCO pool, followed by a short transition to a run around the YWCO property including some light trail running. There are distances for kids 5-8 years old, a Sprint/Intermediate distance and an experienced Endurance distance. Following the race there will be a post-race celebration with food, entertainment and awards. T-shirt sizes are only guaranteed to participants registered by May 12.

Registration
$20 until April 21

$25 after May 12

$30 after May 31

8 & Under Beginner Dash

  • 50 yard swim and 1 kilometer run
  • Award Categories: all participants will receive a finisher medal

Sprint/Intermediate Distance

  • 150-yard swim and 2 kilometer run
  • Award Categories:
    • Top 3 Male & Female Youth (11 & under)
    • Top 3 Male & Female Junior (11-15 years old)

Experienced/Endurance Distance

  • 300 yard swim and 3 kilometer run
  • Award Categories:
    • Top 3 Male & Female Youth (11 & under)
    • Top 3 Male & Female Junior (11-15 years old)

 

Event details and schedule

WHAT SHOULD I EXPECT ON RACE DAY?

Race day registration is only available for the 8 & Under beginner dash. Packet pickup and transition open at 7 AM and the event starts at 8 AM. The main parking lot at the YWCO (by the soccer fields and gym) will be available for athlete parking. The pool will be open for warm up from 7 AM until 7:30 AM.

We will have a short pre-race announcement at 7:45 AM and the race will start precisely at 8:00 AM with the 8 & Under Beginner Dash. Participants will be pre-assigned numbers based on their estimated swim time. Athletes in the Sprint/Intermediate distance race will need to report to the pool area by 8:15 AM for race announcements and 8:30 AM race start. Athletes in the Experienced/Endurance distance race will need to report to the pool area by 8:45 AM for race announcements and 9 AM race start.

Active.com does NOT offer refunds under any circumstances. You have the option of purchasing Registration Protector during the registration process in the event that you cannot attend the race. In the event of rain we will proceed as scheduled. In the event of thunder or lightning we will postpone the event for up to one hour at which time the event will be canceled.  We will not reschedule the event and there will not be any refunds.

WHAT SHOULD I BRING TO THE RACE?

• swim suit

• goggles

• sunscreen

• small towel for transition (please do not use large beach or bath towels in transition)

• large towel (for use after the race)

• running shoes and socks

• powder and/or Vaseline for shoes

• race belt (not required)

• visor and/or sunglasses

Organizer Info

Map & Direction

Athens YWCO 562 Research Drive AthensGA  30605
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