The Fronhofer Tool Triathlon proudly announces
the addition of a “KIDS TRIATHLON”
Youth Junior (7-10): 50 yard swim, 2.4mile
Bike, .5mile Run
Youth Senior (11-17): 100 yard swim, 5mile Bike, 1mile Run
here for a map of the course *
*Please note the correct distances are listed
above, the distances printed on the map are incorrect.
The Fronhofer Tool Triathlon, along with B.O.O.K.S.
and Books in Kids Hands, would like to recognize Sports Illustrated
KIDS for their donation to our "Race for Reading." Their
generous donation of 30-40 issues of SI KIDS will be given to the
first 30-40 Pre-registered Kids.
Date : Saturday August 2, 2008
Location : Lake Lauderdale County Park
Start Time : 11:00 AM
Awards Begin : Promptly at 12:00pm (pavilion)
Raffle : Immediately following the awards ceremony (pavilion) -
MUST BE PRESENT TO WIN
Fees : Kids Race $25.00
Sanctioned By : USAT
At approximately 11am, there will be a “Kids
Race” starting from the beach. The exact start time is TBA,
and will be based on the number of competitors from the Olympic
Distance still on the course. All competitors will be expected to
be ready by 11am, as this will be the earliest we start (and hope
to start). This race is open to all kids, ages 7-17. If your son
or daughter is 7 years old by December 31st, 2008, then they can
More details will follow as they become available. Check back for
information on: course maps, distances, start times, packet pick-up,
USAT membership, etc…
The 2008 Fronhofer Tool Triathlon at Lake Lauderdale & Kids
Triathlon will be USA Triathlon sanctioned. Therefore, all USAT
rules will be in effect. See below for rules pertaining to the Kids
Triathlon. A complete listing of the USAT rules can be read online
Kids Triathlon Rules
All youth ages 17 and under are required to be annual USAT members
to compete in sanctioned events. The cost of an annual youth membership
is $5 per year. All membership money, forms and event waivers for
youth membership purchases must be submitted to USAT after the event
for processing. For more information on the Youth Annual Membership,
please visit the USAT membership section of the web site.
The age group of a participant will be determined by age on Dec.
31 of the event year, not by age on race day. For example: If you
turn 25 years old in July of 2008, you will race and be ranked in
the 25-29 age group for the entire 2008 season.
The age up rule applies to youth events as well.
USA Triathlon required age group divisions:
NOTE: The athlete's competition category is based on the athlete's
age on December 31st of the race year.
Adult: 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64,
65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80-84, 85+
Youth: 7-8, 9-10, 11-12, 13-15, 16-17 in Youth Designated Events;
16-19 in Adult Short Events; 18-24 in Intermediate, Long and Ultra