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2018 Kids Triathlon

August 5, 2018

For our 10th consecutive year, the Y Kids Triathlon continues to attract hundreds of area participants to the kid-friendly course. Youth compete according to age with groups to include age 3-5 (Wee-bees), 6-7, 8-9, 10-11 and 12-14. The race is not ranked and all youth are encouraged to "compete to complete."

6-7 years25 meter1.75 miles.5 miles
8-9 years50 meter1.75 miles.5 miles
10-11 years100 meter3.5 miles.75 miles
12-14 years150 meter3.5 miles.75 miles
Wee-bees, 3-5 years w/parent12 meters
flotation device permitted
.25 miles
training wheels permitted

.12 miles



Early Registration May 1 through June 30 = $30
Includes personalized race bib

Standard Registration  through August 1 = $35

register here

Registration Opens May 1

Please note: Wee-bee division is filled.

Frequently Asked Questions

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Kids Tri FAQ


Our Kids Triathlon needs a lot of volunteers to run successfully. Interested?  Choose your spot on the volunteer Signup Genius HERE.



Rachel Mauer
Director of Corporate and Foundation Giving

215.348.8131, x1167

register here


DHealth-2C_Della Penna Pediatric Center

Adams orthodontics

Other 2018 Sponsors:

JJS Consulting

Vivian Green/Coldwell Banker

Martyn Associates, Inc.

Compass Financial


Trail Electric

Feedback from previous events:

  • You guys put on an excellent, well organized kids' triathlon. My son had a great time and appreciated all the help the volunteers provided. We'll be joining you each year to partake in this fun adventure.  Thanks to your staff and volunteers.  Kelly E.
  • Thank you from the Wurz family, what a perfect event.The volunteers were all great and everything was well organized. I didn't think you could top last year but you did! Thanks again.  Ron Wurz
  • I would like to say how much fun we had at the kids triathlon yesterday.  Thank you so much for the hard work that you and the volunteers put into making it a special day for the kids. Thanks again and we look forward to joining you next year as well.  Enjoy the rest of your summer!! -  Donna