CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – Clarksville Parks & Recreation’s sixth annual Wonder Kids Triathlon for boys and girls ages 3-12 will be at 9 a.m., Saturday, Aug. 4 at New Providence Pool, 168 Cunningham Lane.
Wonder Kids Triathletes will participate in the three segments of a traditional triathlon: swimming, biking and running. Each course varies depending on the participant’s age:
-3-5 years-old: 25-meter swim, quarter-mile bike ride, 100 yard run.
-6-8 years-old: 50-meter swim, half-mile bike ride, quarter-mile run.
-9-12 years-old: 100-meter swim, one-mile bike ride, half-mile run.
The cost to participate is $25 per child and pre-registration is required. Spots are limited so register early!
Registration is under way and may be completed in-person at the Clarksville Parks & Recreation office, 102 Public Square; at any of the City’s three recreation centers; or online at www.cityofclarksville.com/parksrec. Deadline to register is July 15. Participants must be registered by July 2 to be guaranteed correct size shirt and swim cap. Bicycle inspections are required and can be completed at Riverside Bicycle Shop during normal business hours.
Clarksville Parks and Recreation needs volunteers to help keep the participants organized and safe. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you are able to join our team as a volunteer on triathlon day.