Silvercreek Youth Triathlon 2018

Sunday 19th August 2018

ClubSport San Jose @ Silver Creek Sportsplex: 800 Embedded Way, San Jose, United States

Triathlon, Super sprint


Activities

  • Triathlon Early Bird - Individual Age group/open
  • Triathlon Early Bird - additional child
  • Triathlon-Super Sprint - Individual Age group/open
  • Triathlon-Super Sprint - additional child
  • Triathlon-Super Sprint - Individual Age group/open
  • Triathlon-Super Sprint - Individual Age group/open

Description

ClubSport San Jose's 7th Annual Youth Triathlon. Kids ages 4-15 will run, bike and swim in this awesome athletic event that emphasizes health, self-esteem and self-confidence!


Kids do not need any previous experience to participate in this non-competitive event. Best of all, each participant is a winner!

Every child will receive a finisher's medal, t-shirt, goodie bag and post-race snacks.
Parents of the 4- to 6-year-old division will be allowed to follow their little triathlete every step of the way

Event details and schedule

 

REGISTRATION: 

Online Early Bird Special - $35 Per Child, April 1, 2018 - April 30, 2018

Online Registration Fee : $45 Per Child, May 1, 2018 - August 17, 2018

Race Day and Packet Pick-Up Registration Fee : $50 Per Child, August 18-19, 2018

Registrations will be accepted on Saturday, August 18th 9:00am-12:00pm and on Sunday, August 19th at 7am at ClubSport San Jose.  SPACE IS LIMITED TO 350 PARTICIPANTS.

Online registration closes August 17, 2018

Event t-shirt or size not guaranteed after close of online registration.

PACKET PICKUP

Saturday, August 18th

9:00am - 12:00pm

ClubSport San Jose

800 Embedded Way, San Jose, CA  95138

 

August 13-17: Youth Tri Training Camp at ClubSport

Drop-off is from 8:00-9:00am or 12:00pm-1:00pm; late pick-up is from 4:30-5:30pm.

Ages: 5-10 years old

For more information, please visit: https://www.clubsports.com/san-jose/kids-camps

For pricing and availability, please contact Olivia Marinello at olivia.marinello@clubsports.com

 

COURSE INFO             (distances are approximate)

 

8:00am

13-15 years

8:30am

10-12 years

 

150 yard swim

(6 Laps)

 

100 yard swim

(4 laps)

 

4 mile bike (10 loops)

 

3 mile bike (8 loops)

 

2 mile run (4 loops)

Blue wrist band

 

1.5 mile run (3 loops)

Yellow wrist band

9:00am

9 years

 

50 yard swim

(2 laps)

 

2 mile bike (5 loops)

 

1 mile run (2 loops)

Orange wrist band

9:30am

7-8 years

 

40 yard swim

(2 laps)

 

2 mile bike (5 loops)

 

1 mile run (2 loops)

Orange wrist band

10:00am

4-6 years

 

20 yard swim

(1 lap)

 

6/10th of a mile bike

(1 loop)

 

1/2 mile run (1 loop)

Green wrist band

 

 

SWIM

The swim will take place in the indoor pool. Lifeguards will be on duty throughout the race. Wetsuits are NOT allowed but kickboards will be available for use if needed. Each wave will have two swimmers per lane. There will be NO SHOWER ACCESS.

Ages 7-8 will complete 40 yards of the small pool, age 9 will complete 50 yards in the lap pool and ages 10-12 will complete 100 yards in the lap pool, ages 13-15 will complete 150 yards in the lap pool.

Athletes will then exit the pool and WALK to the transition area to find their bike. We will break down the swim event into different waves per age group. Each wave will have a specific start time.

For 6 & Under Athletes:

Ages 4-6 will complete 20 yards of the small pool. Only one swimming parent will be allowed in the pool with participant. There will be volunteers to assist the swimmers. Limiting parent access is for the safety of the participants.

BIKE

The bike course will start in the back of the Sportsplex building. Athletes will exit the transition area onto the course designated for the bike portion.

Ages 4-6 will complete 6/10ths of a mile (1 loop), ages 7-9 will complete 2 miles (5 loops) ages 10-12 will complete 3 miles (8 loops) and ages 13-15 will complete 4 miles (10 loops). Athletes will complete the bike portion of the race by returning to the back of the building, where they will park their bike in the transition area.

Athletes must wear their helmets while walking their bikes through the transition area. Training wheels are allowed. Race numbers must be placed on the athlete's bike and on front of clothing.

Please do not wear the numbers in the pool. Please let your child(ren) know to slow down when they approach the turn-around point so the monitors can mark their wristband.

RUN

The run will start in the back of the Sportsplex building. Ages 4-6 will complete 1/2 mile (1 Loop), ages 7-9 will complete 1 mile (2 loops) ages 10-12 will complete 1.5 miles (3 loops) and ages 13-15 will complete 2 miles (4 loops)

Please let your child know to slow down when they approach the turn-around point so the monitors can mark their wristband.

MORE INFORMATION

For safety reasons, we start with the older divisions first and progressively work our way to the youngest division. It is important that your child start with their age division.

PHYSICALLY CHALLENGED ATHLETES

The parent/guardian of a physically challenged athlete should contact the event organizers to make arrangements for any special needs: andrea.alexandre@clubsports.com

RACE DAY

Arrive at race site on Sunday, August 19th at least 30 minutes before your child's set race time for parking, set up your equipment in the transition area, and to get body marked (optional).

FIRST AID

The event will have a medical staff available in the event of an emergency.

ITEMS TO BRING

Swimsuit

Goggles/swim cap (optional)

Bike/tire pump

Helmet (participants will NOT be allowed to bike without a helmet)  

Sunscreen (optional)

Towel to dry off with after the swim

Clothes to bike/run in

Socks and shoes to bike/run in

TRANSITION AREA

The transition area is where the participants place their bikes, helmet, shoes, clothes, etc. in one area. Please plan ahead to come early so you can set up their gear prior to the start of the race. Parents can help participants if needed.

For further details or questions, please contact: andrea.alexandre@clubsports.com or call 408/574-2419.

 

Organised by

ClubSport San Jose @ Silver Creek Sportsplex

800 Embedded Way, San Jose

Phone: 4085742419

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