Kids ages 6-9 can sign up for the Splash, Flash and Dash Kids Triathlon Saturday, Sept. 28 at the Shakopee Community Center to test their endurance in front of friends and family members.
According to a news release, participants in the mini-triathlon will bike one mile, run a half mile and swim 100 meters. Families are required to provide all equipment for their children, including bikes, swim gear, shoes and a helmet. Lifeguards will be on the pool deck and volunteers and staff members will travel with the children along the bike and running paths. Participants should be able to swim without the assistance of flotation devices.
Participants can register for the triathlon for $20 by Sept. 13, and all kids will receive a T-shirt and refreshments after the race.
Parents can register their children online at www.ShakopeeMN.gov/registration using program code YPSE 928 by Sept. 13.