As of Friday, August 30, 2013
The Gorge Kids Triathlon is a fun and safe entry-level triathlon open to all elementary aged kids.
Three separate start waves accommodate kids in grades K-1, 2-3, and 4-5, and are designed to allow kids of varied skill levels to participate.
The swim portion is inside the designated swim park; non-swimmers may walk/run through shallow water along the shore.
Entry fee for the Gorge Kids Triathlon is $20 prior to Sept. 20 and $30 on the day of the event. All participants receive a T-shirt and swag bag!
Proceeds from the event go to Hood River County elementary schools to enhance physical education programs and promote health and fitness.
Registration opens at 8:30 a.m. with pre-race instructions at 9:45 a.m. by the swim beach. A closing ceremony will honor all participants. Food vendors will be on site selling lunch items, coffee and other refreshments.
Registration for the Gorge Kids Triathlon can be done online at active.com.