General Little Minnow Race Information - July 16, 2017

12:30pm

This event will not be timed.

You can register

  • online
  • Or by downloading a registration form -


  • Race information.

    • Helmets are mandatory. Swim caps are mandatory and will be provided. Children will be allowed to wear life jackets and wetsuits if needed.
    • Body marking is required and will be done near the packet pick-up area.
    • One Parent of a participant from ages 5 - 7, and 8 - 10 will be allowed in the transition area, while kids triathlon is in progress, to assist with their child’s gear. Older participants, ages 11 - 13, will not be allowed assistance in the transition area.
    • Only Kids Triathlon equipment is allowed in the transition area such as bikes, shoes, clothing, helmets, water bottles, etc.
    • For safety reasons, please stay out of and do not take equipment out of the transition area until ALL participants have finished.
    • Awards will immediately follow completion of the last racer.
    • Transition will close 10 minutes prior to the start of the race.

     

    *Course 

    Swim:  Racers will be starting 1 child at a time every 5 seconds.  Parents please seed your child within their age group.  Fastest going first.  We will begin with  ages 5-7, than 8 - 10, than 11 - 13.  5-7 year olds will do one lap out. 8 - 10 and 11- 13 will go out and back.  Participants will start in waves. Wetsuits or life vests will be allowed.  Great swim caps are mandatory and provided in the race packets!

    Run: 

    Racers will run east on the waterfront trail toward Cluver's and Ashland Honda Toyota.

    5-7 year olds will run .25 miles

    8 - 10 year olds will run .50 miles.

    11 - 13 year olds will run .75miles.

    Bike

    5-7 year olds will follow the waterfront trail west on the abandoned railroad bed, to the waterfront trail then turnaround and back the same way.

    8-13 year olds will follow the same route but will continue straight to the 1 mile marker and turnaround at the corner of Willis and Water Street.

    Click here for bike map.

    *Distances

    Ages 5-7

    • 25 yard swim
    • 1 mile bike
    • 1/4 mile run

    Ages 8-10

    • 50 yard swim
    • 1/2 mile run
    • 2 mile bike

    Ages 11-13

    • 50 yard swim
    • 3/4 mile run
    • 2 mile bike

    Any questions call the Ashland Chamber at 715-682-2500 or email us at ashchamb@centurytel.net