Citrus County Youth Triathlon 2017

Posted on August 24, 2017 in Fitness, Events, Youth Development, Y News

Kids Start Training for October 15

The Citrus County Memorial Health Foundation YMCA will be hosting their second youth triathlon on Sunday, October 15. Kids can swim, bike and run their way around the YMCA campus for a fun fitness challenge. Sponsorship opportunities still available.

CIT Triathlon Flyer 2017 color 1



FEE: $20-$95 (sign up early!)  

SCHEDULE: Check-In, Race Registration on Saturday, October 14, 3-6 p.m. Senior division will swim 200 yards, 3 mile bike and 1 mile run. Junior division will swim 100 yards, 1 ½ mile bike and ½ mile run.


Junior A Division (Born 2009-12)
Junior B Division (Born 2007-08)
Senior A Division (Born 2005-06)
Senior B Division (Born 2002-04)

Sunday, Oct. 15 — Race Day
7:45 a.m.: Senior Pre-Race Meeting (Mandatory)
8 a.m.: Senior A Starts (Born 2005-2006)
8:20 a.m.: Senior B Starts (Born 2002-2004)
9 a.m.: Senior Awards Ceremony
9 a.m.: Junior Parking Access & Check-in Opens
9:45 a.m.: Junior Pre-Race Meeting (Mandatory)
10: a.m.: Junior A Starts (2009-2012)
10:45 a.m.: Junior B Starts (2007-2008)
11:30 a.m.: Junior Awards Ceremony (time is approximate)

NOTE: A FREE preparation clinic is Sat.,Sept. 30 at 11:30 a.m., led by award-winning triathlete Bob Brockett to help partipants with prep and performance.

Athletes are required to bring a swimsuit, goggles, running shoes, bicycle and helmet to participate. All participants will receive an event T-shirt, goodie bag and participation medal.

The triathlon is a USAT sanctioned event. Proof of USAT membership is required. Participants do not have to be members of the Y for the triathlon or the training.

LEARN MORE: Contact Sara Bargiel at 352 500 YMCA or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..