Junior Aquathlon & Triathlon

Events

Dates:

Ages:

  • School age

Venue:

Outdoor

Cost:

Paid

Description

The Junior Aquathlon & Triathlon at Sandford Parks Lido on Saturday 28th May 7:30am-12pm.

The Pied Piper Junior Aquathlon and Triathlon (with Harrison Clark Rickerbys) is a fun sporting challenge for children, which raises funds for two charities. The Aquathlon comprises of a swim in the heated main pool of the Lido followed by a run around Sandford Park and the Triathlon includes an addition cycle section in the middle. The event is managed in partnership with Sandford Lido Ltd (Registered charity #1052203) and Pied Piper Appeal (Registered charity #1011611). 

Entry Costs: £25 Aquathlon, £29 Triathlon

Get tickets here.

Age categories and distances (Age category shall be determined by age at 31 December in the year of competition in line with British Triathlon rules) 

Examples of age category – 

a) A child who is currently 7 but turns 8 between the event and December is able to compete in Tristar Start group. 

b) A child who is 10 but turns 11 between the event and December would compete in Tristar 2 group. 

AQUATHLON: 

Tristar Start (Age 8) – 54m swim, 400m run 

Tristar 1 (Age 9-10) – 100m swim, 1.3km run 

Tristar 2 (Age 11-12) – 200m swim, 1.9km run 

Tristar 3 (Age 13-14) – 300m swim, 2.5km run 

Youth (Age 15-16) – 400m swim, 3.1km run 

TRIATHLON: 

Tristar 1 (Age 9-10) – 100m swim, 1.5km bike, 1km run 

Tristar 2 (Age 11-12) – 200m swim, 3km bike, 1.5km run 

Tristar 3 (Age 13-14) – 300m swim, 4.5km bike, 2.5km run 

Youth (Age 15-16) – 400m swim, 6km bike, 3km run