Cassadaga Kids Triathlon

Sat August 13, 2022 Cassadaga, NY 14718 US Directions
Training days will be held this summer - no fee.
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Kids Triathlon

10:00AM EDT

Para-triathlete

10:00AM EDT
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Additional race information can be found at http://coachmarkwilson.com/races-and-events/.

Place
Park Avenue
Cassadaga, NY US 14718
Description

Calling all kids that want to TRI something new, challenge themselves, and enjoy the world of multi-sport.  We believe that triathlon is one of the greatest lifetime sports ever created and invite your children, grandchildren, nieces, nephews and neighbors to fall in love with lifetime fitness, health and well-being.  Held in the beautiful lakeside community of Cassadaga, NY., just off of I-90, one hour south of Buffalo, NY and 1 hour north of Erie, PA.

For ages 4 - 14

100meter swim, 3 mile bike, 1 mile run.

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:

Saturday, August 13, 2022  

               - 8:00am - 9:40am Check-in & transition open

               - 9:45am -  Pre-race meeting mandatory at the water front 

               - 10:00am -  Race start  (wave starts for ages 14-9 and 8 & under)     

All participants will need to be entered online and parents initial the waiver.  This race is NOT USAT sanctioned so there are no additional fees other than the online registration fee of $2.50. If you would like to register manually with Tonia Wilson please reach out via email to tonia@coachmarkwilson.com or 716-353-1288

Training day, no fee, all three courses at 10am on Sunday, August 7th.

CHECK-IN PROCEDURES:

Each participant will need to check in at the table.  Parents - to allow your child to feel independent and take ownership of the fact that they are now a triathlete, we ask that you let them do the talking and answer the questions.  Each participant will be given a bib number and a swim cap.

BODY MARKING:

Each participant will have their bib # marked on both arms and their age will be marked on their left calf.

SWIM COURSE: 

A quick 100m swim from the Cassadaga Beach in the clear, clean waters of the Lower Lake of the Cassadaga Lakes, all within the roped in area, each participant will compete two loops of the course.   Plenty of adult support in the water.  Beach start. You are welcome to use a personal swim buoy, life vest or arm floats for your comfort. 

BIKE COURSE: 

All right hand turns around the perfect 3.1 mile loop around the lake.  Wide shoulders and light traffic make this the perfect bike ride.  Adult support on the bike course.  HELMETS are absolutely a MUST.  These are not provided.  Please make sure your child has a well fitted helmet that can be secured under their chin.

The 3.1 mile course is all right hand turns. 

Out of transition, right onto Park Ave and turn right onto Maple Ave., 
Right turn onto Burnham Place
Road becomes Alden Road
Right turn onto Frisbee Road
Right turn at the Stop sign onto Dale Drive
Right turn onto Park Ave and back into transition

RUN COURSE: 

The 1 mile run begins as you exit of transition.  Follow the cones along the fence and out of the gate, running next to the Finish Line.  You will run on the left side of the road to the end of Park Avenue and take a left turn onto Dale Drive, staying to your left. Running along the lake on this flat course you will see the turnaround spot at the 1/2 mile point.  Turn around and head back the same way to the Finish Line. 

An aid station will be set up within transition with water available.

PARKING:

FREE parking in one central location 1/2 mile from race site.  Shuttle bus will be available.  There will be NO parking on the roads or in any other location.

 DIVISIONS & AWARDS:

Top 3 Overall Male and Female
Male and Female age groups; 4, 5&6, 7&8, 9&10, 11&12, 13&14

POST RACE:

Finisher Medals

Ice cold water 

Pancake and sausage breakfast provided. 

RULES:

Race is held Rain or Shine.  

NO DOGS AT THE RACE SITE!!!!  We like dogs, but please leave them at home.  Dogs are not allowed in the park and all activities take place within the park.  Your dog may be incredibly wonderful, but many children are afraid of dogs.  

NO SMOKING AT THE RACE SITE OR ANYWHERE NEAR THE FINISH LINE!!!

**Please note there will be NO race day registration.  

There is NO refund for this event. However, with ADVANCE notice, you may defer to another Wilson Endurance Sports event or next years race. You must speak with Tonia Wilson directly via email at tonia@coachmarkwilson.com or 716-353-1288.

Any questions on the course or race please contact Race Director, Mark H. Wilson, via email CoachMarkWilson@gmail.com or 914-466-9214.

Wilson Endurance Sports strives to bring you a fun, challenging event in beautiful settings all around New York State and one in Connecticut.  We host a full calendar that can be viewed on the Races & Events page of our website at www.CoachMarkWilson.com   Athlete centered, grass-roots racing is what we are all about.

Volunteers are always needed and appreciated!

 

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