The Parks and Recreation Department is hosting their annual Mini-Triathlon event at Wilson Park on Saturday, Aug. 3.
The event is open to children ages 4 to 11 years old. Cost is $10 per child and includes a participation medal if registered by August 1. More information, including online registration, can be found at www.westcarrollton.org/mini-triathlon-august-3-2019.
Competitors will be divided into three age groups. The youngest group, 4-5 years old, will bike ¼ mile, run ¼ mile and swim 25 meters. The 6-8 year old group will bike ½ mile, run ½ mile, and swim 50 meters. The 9-11 year old group will bike ¾ mile, run ¾ mile, and swim 100 meters.
Participants must bring bikes, helmets, tennis shoes and proper swim attire. Check in begins at 8:30 a.m. with the first heat starting shortly thereafter.