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USAT Splash & Dash

 

What: USAT Splash & Dash, Richmond, VA
When: June 28, 2014
Where: Collegiate School Aquatic Center

5050 Ridgedale Parkway
Richmond, VA 23234

 

The USAT Splash and Dash, Richmond will be held on June 28, 2014 and is a partnership between Endorphin Fitness, Peluso Open Water, and the Collegiate School Aquatics Center. The goal is to provide kids age 7-15 a safe, fun introduction to multisport. This race includes a short swim, followed immediately by a short run to the finish line. Some key features of this race include:

 

USAT National Series - The Richmond Splash & Dash is part of the USA Triathlon Youth Splash and Dash Aquathlon Series.

 

Anyone Can Participate - No bike required. Splash and Dash offers kids a chance to race in a multisport format without the added experience and expense that cycling requires. Therefore, any kid who knows how to swim can enjoy this awesome race experience.

 

Race Distances - All races in the Splash and Dash series have the following distances:

 

Ages 7-8 9-10 11-12 13-15
Swim 100m 100m 200m 200m
Run 1K 1K 2K 2K

 

Course Details

Swim Course - The swim will be held in a 8-lane, 50m pool which was used in the 2008 Olympic Trials in Omaha, Nebraska, where world records were set. Although in a pool for safety reasons, the course will be set up in an open water format with buoys instead of lane lines.
100m Course Map  |  200m Course Map

 

Run Course - The run will be held on the ground of the Collegiate School Aquatics Center and be completely free from traffic.
Course Map

 

Race Timeline - The following timeline will be used for this event

 

Friday, June 27  ALL AT ENDORPHIN FITNESS
4:00-7:00pm Packet Pick Up and Expo
5:30-6:00pm Race Briefing

 

Saturday, June 28  ALL AT RACE SITE
7:00am Transition Opens
8:00am Age 7-10 First Wave Start
9:00am Age 11-15 First Wave Start
8:15-10am Finish Line Celebration
10:00am Awards Ceremony

Use the age of the athlete as of the date of the event to determine category.

 

Registration Fee - $30
(All racers must be a member of USAT or purchase a one-day license for $10)

All athletes receive a Splash & Dash race t-shirt and custom finisher medal.

 

REGISTER HERE

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