Introducing a fun new swim & run event for kids, from the organizers of the Honor Connor Run.
you swim. you run. you'll smile!
WHAT: The SPLASH ‘n DASH ‘n SMILE is a swimming and running “aquathlon” (say that five times real fast) competition for kids ages 7 to 15 years old. The event follows USAT’s official aquathlon competition guidelines. Participants swim a pre-determined distance, then transition from pool to running trail to finish the race on foot. Proceeds benefit The LV Project, a non-profit organization dedicated to buoyancy on water, and in life.
WHEN: Saturday, September 22, 2018, Race starts @ 8:00 am
WHERE: The inaugural SPLASH 'n DASH 'n SMILE starts and ends at NRH20, 9001 Blvd. 26, North Richland Hills, Texas 76180.
Green Racers, Age 7-8: 50M Swim – 1K Run
Yellow Racers, Age 9-10: 100M Swim – 1.5K Run
Blue Racers, Age 11-12: 150M Swim – 2K Run
Red Racers, Age 13-15: 200M Swim – 2.5K Run
NOTE: The event is divided into waves, starting with youngest to oldest. USAT defines race age as the age you WILL BE on December 31st in the year of the competition. Distances recommended by the USA Swimming Foundation and USA Triathlon.
AWARDS: Awards are given to top finishers, three-deep per gender in each age category, as well as overall winners.
EARLY BIRD RATE: June 1 - September 1: $35
REGULAR RATE: September 2 - September 20: $40
*Each participant must purchase an annual USAT membership for $10 in addition to the cost of registration. You can purchase the membership with your event registration. For information about the USAT annual membership and the benefits - https://www.teamusa.org/USA-Triathlon/Membership-Services/Benefits
PACKET PICKUP: Friday September 21 12:00 – 7:00pm, NRH20
RACE DAY SCHEDULE:
6:30 am Race day packet pickup open
7:00 am Transition area open
7:45 am Transition area closed
7:45 am Youth pre-race meeting for parents under pavilion/banquet area (10 min)
8:00 am Green Racers start
8:15 am Yellow Racers start
8:30 am Blue Racers start
8:45am Red Racers start
The LV Project partners with these organizations in our mission to help people LiVe and LoVe buoyantly. In honor of Connor, Paxton, Brandon, Colin, Abbey, Joshua, Abby, Brayden, Drennen, Kareem, Joshua&Christian, Pauly, Clay, Jack, Mason, Stewie, Ryan, Zac, Jayce. #NotOneMore