Mini Triathlon and Kids Tri


Each August, the C.W. Avery Family YMCA hosts a Mini Triathlon and Kids Triathlon. Open to YMCA members and area residents, ages 6 and up, this exciting event promises to be a morning of fun for your entire family.

Mini Triathlon participants, ages 12 and up, will complete:

  • 200-yard swim
  • 10-mile bike ride (on stationary bicycles)
  • Two-mile run

Kids Triathlon participants, ages 6-11, will compete in two age divisions and will complete:

AGES 6-7

  • 25-yard swim
  • One-mile bike ride
  • Half-mile run

AGES 8-11

  • 75-yard swim
  • Two-mile bike ride
  • One-mile run

The swimming portions of both races will be held in the lap pool at the C.W. Avery Family YMCA. The running portions will be completed outside along the YMCA grounds and around Ira Jones Middle School. The biking portion of the adult race will be held on stationary bikes, which will be moved outdoors for the event. All Kids Tri participants will ride their bicycles outside on the Y grounds. All race participants should bring their own bicycles and helmets.

For more information on this family-friendly event, please contact the C.W. Avery Family YMCA at (815) 267-8600.