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San Diego Kids Splash & Dash
March 30 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm PDT
About The Event
Fun beginner and competitive kids USA Triathlon sanctioned youth aquathlon (pool swim and run) event featuring a unique pool swim around buoys, swim team competition, youth relay teams, multisport transition area, and run on paved park paths. Age specific Kids 7-17 yr. old distances, colorful tshirts, goody bags, special Finishers medals, and healthy refreshments for all. Age group race awards are 3 places deep, male and female, for kids competing in the following age groups: 7-8 yo, 9-10yo, 11-12yo, 13-15yo & 16-17yo. Special youth 7-10 y relay division (1 child swims and 1 child runs). Event features a Swim Team Competition with points for each swim team member placing 1st=3 pts., 2nd=2pts., and 3rd=1 pt.) in their age group to earn the highest points for their swim team!
This is a fun non-wetsuit pool swim around buoys! Run on paved paths.
7-10yo: swim 50 yds., run 1k
11-12yo: swim 100 yds., run 2k
13-15yo: swim 150 yds., run 3k
16-17yo: swim 200 yds., run 4k
Youth Relay Teams: do same distance as 7-10 yo
This event also is part of our USAT WEST REGION YOUTH & JR. CHAMPIONSHIP TRIATHLON SERIES! Kids will earn points for top 3 places in each age group toward being a Youth & Jr. Regional Triathlon Series CHAMPION! (Note: Youth doing relay teams will not earn series points.)
Kids who place in Top 3 in their age group in at least 2 events in the series are eligible for Series Awards. Top 3 age group places earn 2 additional points at the Youth & Jr. Regional Championship Race.
Learn more about our Brand New Youth & Jr. West Regional Triathlon Championship Series:
Event details and schedule
Event capacity limited to first 100 kids registered. Packet pickup Friday 3/29, 3-6p, Carmel Valley Community Park, 3777 Townsgate Dr., 92130, OR Race day Packet Pickup 3/30, at race Site will be limited to 11-11:30a before event start. Parent is required to bring child’s USAT Member Card & photo ID. Race Check In from 11-12n. Event will start at 12N in swim waves. All specific event details and wave start times will be emailed to participants the week of the event.
Volunteer to help at a fun beginner & competitive kids pool aquathlon featuring an exciting swim around buoys just like in triathlon open water swims, transition area, and run on paved park paths.