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V.I. Triathlon Federation Has Splash 'N Dash Race

On Sunday, April 15, the Virgin Islands Triathlon Federation will hold a Splash ‘N Dash race at the Chenay Bay Resort, St. Croix. This event, which is the fourth race in the Junior Tri VI series, is for kids ages 5 to 15 and is open to all abilities. This swim/run challenge will begin with a 25-meter swim for the 5-6 year-old category, a 50-meter swim for the 7-8 year-old category, a 100-meter swim for the 9-11 category and a 200-meter swim for the 12-15 yr old kids. (Floaties and swim aids are welcome)
After making the transition, the 5-6 year-old group will run .25 mile, the 7-8 group will run the same distance, the 9-11 group will run .5 mile and the oldest group will complete a full mile. The swim will be a point-to-point course and the run will be contained within the grounds of the resort.
Race-day registration begins at 7 a.m. and closes at 7:45 a.m. The race begins at 8 a.m. sharp. The entry fee is $5 per child. Shoes must be worn for the run portion of the event. There will be T-shirts and refreshments for all competitors. Awards will be presented to the top three males and females in each age group.
Call 513-2707 for more information.

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