JULY 21, 2018

REGISTRATION OPENS WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 13 (EARLY ACCESS)

 

FOR KIDS 6 AND UP

2018 is our 24th Muskoka Kids Triathlon.

 

A GREAT OPPORTUNITY

For kids to try a triathlon.

 

A FAMILY FRIENDLY EVENT

Limited spots available for adults to try a Tri. Get notified about Muskoka Kids Tri news.

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SATURDAY, JULY 21 – PORT SYDNEY, ONTARIO REGISTRATION NOW OPEN

The Muskoka Kids Triathlon swim-bike-run fun challenge is open to kids young and not so young (ages 6-96) , with distances ranging between 50m swim / 3.2 km bike / 700m run for the 8 and under age group to 400m swim / 12.4 km bike / 3.2 km run for the 15 and older age groups.

RACE INFORMATION

AGE GROUPS

6 year olds
7
8
9/10

11/12

13/14

15-18

19-39
*
40 and over
*
Age is based on the child’s age as of race day. Prizes are awarded to the top three male and female finishers in each of the age groups.
*Limited spots available

IS THIS RACE RIGHT FOR YOU?

The Muskoka Kids Tri is a fun race primarily for children. It is a wonderful experience for kids wishing to try a triathlon and can be a fun family yearly tradition.

NO WETSUITS (all ages), TRAINING WHEELS, OR CLIPLESS PEDALS (for racers 14 and younger)

Participants in the adult categories are ideally parents of kids participating. They must be able to swim 400m without a life jacket.

RACE DISTANCES

8 and under: 50M [swim] 2.2km [bike] 0.7km [run]
9/10: 100M [swim] 4.7km [bike] 1.5km [run]
11/12: 200M [swim] 5.6km [bike] 2.2km [run]
13/14: 200M [swim] 7.4km [bike] 2.6km [run]
15/18: 400M [swim] 12.4km [bike] 3.2km [run]
19-39: 400M [swim] 12.4km [bike] 3.2km [run]
40+ [masters]: 400M [swim] 12.4km [bike] 3.2km [run]

Each racer must finish ALL of the distances in order to complete the race.

RACE WEEKEND INFO

Race Kit Pickup is at the Port Sydney Community Hall.  You can pick up your kit on Friday July 20th between 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. or Saturday July 21st between 8:00 a.m. and 9:00 a.m.  All kits must be picked up at the hall by 9:00 a.m. Saturday.

The hall is located at 607 Port Sydney Road in Port Sydney.  Take exit 207 (Highway 141/Muskoka Road 10) from Highway 11, head east and follow the road around to just past the main beach.

Free Bike Checks will be provided at the Community Hall Friday night. The bike check is optional but is beneficial to make sure your bike is in good working order.  There will not be bike checks available Saturday morning.

We will be hosting a Pre-race Seminar on Friday July 20th at 7:00 p.m at the beach. This seminar is optional but can be very helpful for first time “tri-ers”. We will review the course layout, the transition area, and offer tips for race day.

Parking on Saturday is also at the Community Hall. You can stop briefly to drop your bikes etc. off by the transition area at the main beach then drive to the community hall.
Volunteers will be on hand to direct you. Parking is not allowed on the race course roads.

Dogs are not allowed in the beach area. Please make arrangements to leave your furry friends safely at home.

Life Jackets are permitted for children in the swim portion of the event. The smallest age groups run through the water and are not in over their heads.

RACE DAY SCHEDULE

Friday, July 20th

6:30 – 8:00pm: Race kit pick-up & optional bike check at Port Sydney community hall

7:00pm: Race preparation seminar, Main Beach, Port Sydney

Saturday, July 21st

8:00 – 9:00am: Race kit pick-up at Port Sydney community hall

8:00 – 9:15am: Bike check-in at the transition area

8:00 – 9:20am: Body marking & chip pick-up at the beach area

9:20am: Clear Transition Area

9:35am: Welcome / O’Canada / Stretches

10:00am: First wave of race starts

11:00am – 2:00pm: Beach BBQ

1:00pm (approx): Awards Presentation

Wave Number

Age Group

Sex

Start Time

Swim Buoy

Turning Point

1

6
F
10:00 a.m.
1st
A

2

6
M
10:05 a.m.
1st
A

3

7,8
F
10:10 a.m.
1st
A

4

7,8
M
10:15 a.m.
1st
A

5

9,10
F
10:20 a.m.
2nd
B

6

9,10
M
10:25 a.m.
2nd
B

7

11,12
F
10:30 a.m.
3rd
C

8

11,12
M
10:35 a.m.
3rd
C

9

13,14
All
10:40 a.m.
3rd
D

10

15-18
All
10:45 a.m.
4th
E

11

19 and over
F
10:55 a.m.
4th
E

12

19 and over
M
11:05 a.m.
4th
E

COURSE  MAP

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PRICING

EARLY ACCESS

$ 45

For Youth
  • Youth (6-18) $45
  • Adult (19+) $50
  • Early Access Registration will be open for ONE DAY ONLY on December 13th.

REGULAR PRICINGMost Popular

$ 50

For Youth
  • Youth (6-18) $50
  • Adults (19+) $55
  • Regular Registration opens on December 14th.

CURRENT PRICING

2018 CHARITY

2018 CHARITY INFORMATION:

We are very excited to announce that this year’s Muskoka Kids Tri will be raising money for THINK BIG, LOOK BACK, START SMALL –  a social Action Council for Youth. Organized by YWCA Muskoka.

Think Big Look Back Start Small is a social action council for youth aged 14-29 that celebrates local arts & culture and female trailblazers while providing participants with the opportunity to be leaders within their community. Organized by YWCA Muskoka, the youth council meets once a month to plan and organize community action days and excursions in order to give back to the community in a fun and rewarding way. This project allows for council members to receive e-learning webinars courtesy of the Government of Canada and the YWCA Canada on topics includingstorytelling, financial literacy, and event management to support them in creating their own community event. Overall, the youth council presents young people in our community with a space and environment for learning, growth and leadership among their peers.

You can donate to this amazing program on your registration page. Donations of $20 or more will receive charitable tax receipts.

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