Kids Triathlon

The 11th Annual Ballwin Kids Triathlon will be held in 2018. This fun event is a great way to encourage your kids to be active and healthy and enjoy some of the competitiveness that comes from racing other kids their age. While the event is competitive, we encourage kids of all ability levels to participate and get a taste of what triathlons are all about.

When: Sunday, September 16, 2018 (First age group 5-6 starts at 8:00 a.m. sharp!
Where: The Pointe at Ballwin Commons
Fee: $25 (register by August 26 to guarantee your t-shirt size)
Age Groups: 5-6, 7-8, 9-10, 11-12 (Field limited to 200)
Ages 5-8 years old the race features a 25 yard swim, 1 mile bike, and ½ mile run. 
Ages 9-12 years old the race features a 75 yard swim, 2 mile bike, and 1 mile run. 
Registration: Register in person at The Pointe at Ballwin Commons OR 

Register Online

There will be no race day registration. Registration closes September 12, 2018 at 11:59 p.m.

A confirmation letter will be sent by e-mail confirming your child's entry into the triathlon and important instructions the week before the event. 

Course Maps

Ages 5-8 Bike
Ages 9-12 Bike
Ages 5-8 Run
Ages 9-12 Run
Ages 5-12 Swim

Awards

The top three male and female overall and top three male and females finishers in each age group will receive awards. All participants will receive a t-shirt & a participation medal.

Safety

Non-swimmers may complete the swim with the aid of a US Coast Guard certified life jacket or kickboard. However, athletes using swim aids will not be eligible for podium awards.  No performance devices such as fins will be allowed. No training wheels, tricycles or scooters are allowed.  All participants must wear a helmet during the biking portion. 

Timing: Total time will be kept with no splits. 
Timing by: Fleet Feet Sports
 

For questions or more information about Ballwin's Kids Triathlon contact Fitness Manager Matt Struemph at s or 636-227-8950.