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Saturday, June 17, 2000 -- Charleston, WV
Run, Bike, Swim Children's Triathlon
Coonskin Park, Charleston, WV

[Coverage] [Results] [Pic Set 1] [Pic Set 2] [Pic Set 3]

Click here for an Entry Form.

Boys & Girls: 7-8 years
Run: .3 miles to Family Center
Bike: .7 miles
Swim: 35 M

Boys & Girls: 9-10 years
Run: .6 miles to Riverside Pavilion
Bike: .8 miles
Swim: 50 M

Boys & Girls: 11-12 years
Run: .7 miles to Tennis Center
Bike: 1.1 miles
Swim: 50 M

Boys & Girls: 13-14 years
Run: .8 miles past Tennis Center
Bike: 1.4 miles
Swim: 50 M

Registration deadline: Saturday, June 10, 2000

  • Triathlon will be continuous timed event
  • Arm bands will be provided. Arm bands must be worn by participant throughout the entire event.
  • During the course of the race, all pedestrians will yield to all bicycle riders. All participants must follow course directions.
  • All bicyclists MUST remain in exchange zone for bicycle pickup and dismount. Zone are will be clearly marked.
  • Bicycle helmets MUST be worn by all participants. Helmets should be SNELL certified or ANSI approved for maximum safety.
  • Shoes MUST be worn during running and biking events.
  • Helmets and shoes are to be removed INSIDE pool after bicycle ride is complete and before swim is to begin.
  • T-shirts may be worn during swim.
  • Participants MUST be proficient in swimming 50 meters. Free, Fly, Breast and Backstroke will be allowed. Parental discretion is advised. Swim will begin in deep end of pool, 12 feet of water, and shall proceed to shallow end 3 1/2 feet deep.
  • NO gum chewing allowed by participant during events.

Participants MUST PICK UP ArmBands and Packets on Saturday, June 17 between 3:00 and 4:30 PM.

Bicycle Safety Inspection Saturday, June 17 3:00 and 4:30 PM with Charleston Police Department Bicycle Patrol.

Failure to comply with all rules will result in disqualification.

Sponsored by:
Kanawha County Parks and Recreation Commission
Celebrating 50 Years, Coonskin Park

  • Awards will be given to all 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners in each Boys and Girls age group.
  • Entry fee: $10.00
  • Registration deadline: Saturday, June 10, 2000
  • NO late entries accepted. NO exceptions. Registration limited to first 50 participants in each age group.
  • Packet Pickup: Saturday, June 17 between 3:00 pm and 4:30 pm.
  • Bicycle Safety Inspection will be offered at the packet pickup.
  • Due to inclement weather Triathlon may be postponed.
  • For information call Lynn Watts 341-8000.
  • Make checks payable to: Children's Triathlon
  • Mail application to:
    Children's Triathlon
    2000 Coonskin Drive
    Charleston, WV 25311
[Coverage] [Overall Results] [Pic Set 1] [Pic Set 2] [Pic Set 3]

TITLE: Run, Bike, Swim Children's Triathlon
WHEN: Sat, 17 Jun
WHERE: Charleston, WV