The 2016 Children's Aquathlon
The Children's Aquathlon will take place on Saturday 9th July.Entry is now open.
Online registration is open
The event is intended as a fun and safe introduction to multi sport. ALL ENTRANTS 10 AND UNDER FREE. All other entries £8.
The race is split into waves by age group and only one age group will be swimming at any one time.
The competitors must be comfortable swimming the distances below continuously.
Age category defined as age on 31 December 2016.
The event starts at 0900 with pool closed to the Public until ~1130.
Age 8 (Tristarts): 60m swim (2 widths) and 500m run
Age 9 to 10 (Tristars 1): 150m swim (one loop around a buoy) and 750m run
Age 11 to 12 (Tristars 2): 250m swim and 1500m run
Age 13 to 14 (Tristars 3): 350m swim and 2250m run
Age 15-16: 450m swim and 3000m run
Parents & guardians; 450m swim and 3000m run
Medals will be awarded for each individual race. All entrants who complete the course receive a certificate.
Any questions about the event please contact the team at email@example.com Tooting Bec Lido, Tooting Bec Road, London SW16 1RU
Jon Horsman, a British Triathlon L3 and London Junior Coach will be holding an aquathlon taster session at the lido on Friday June 3rd. There will be a pool session from 5 -6pm followed by a run session from 6 – 6.20pm.
All abilities welcome but should be able to swim at least a length of the lido frontcrawl, wetsuits are advisable as the water was 16 today.
Please bring swim kit with hat & running kit + warm layers & drink.
All competitors and guardians for under 16s must agree to this race declaration.