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Date:
July 14, 2018
Time:
All Day
Triharder Kids Triathlon Series
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Tri-Harder Kid's Triathlon Series

Saturday, July 14, 2018


Township of Morris Parks & Recreation Department will host one of the six- event Tri Harder Kid’s Triathlon Series for children ages 4 through 14.  

The
event is co-sponsored by the Parks and Recreation Dept., the Township of Morris Police Department, Marty’s Reliable Cycle, and the Morris Township Manatees Swim Team.

The Township of Morris Tri-Harder Kid’s Triathlon is scheduled for Saturday, July 14, 2018 at 8:30 AM
, beginning at Ginty Community Swim Pool.

Additional triathlon events for children in this series
will be held in Byram, Roxbury, Westfield, Randolph, Denville and Hanover.

Check-in for the Morris Township event will begin at 7:30 AM.  Pre-registration is required & event participant numbers are limited, so we recommend early registration.  The registration fee is $15.00 per child.  Register at the
Parks & Recreation Dept. office or on-line at https://www.bikereg.com/tri-harder-kids-triathlon-series-morris-township  REGISTRATION DEADLINE IS JULY 12th at 3:00 PM for the Township of Morris event.



The
Tri-Harder Kids Triathlon will feature age appropriate swimming at Ginty Pool, a bicycling leg on local neighborhood streets and distance runs at Ginty Field:

Swim                            Bike                  Run

Age Group        Distance                       Distance           Distance

4-6*                  25 Yards                       ½ Mile               ¼ Mile

7-8                    25 Yards                       1 Mile                ½ Mile

9-10                  50 Yards                       2 Mile                ½ Mile

11-12                75 Yards                       2 Mile                1 Mile

13-14                100 Yards                     2 Mile                1 Mile

Note: * Ages 4 - 6 swimmers may wear swim vests or swimming aids. Parents may ride or run with this age child in the bicycling segment.

The Tri-Harder Kid’s Triathlon series stresses the joy of participation, the importance of wholesome physical activity, and season-long training &
enjoyment.  The local events are recreational in nature, with no specific place timing, only general timing.  Participation ribbons will be given to all registrants. Additional Sponsors for the event are welcome. 

We are also 
seeking volunteers to help on meet day.  Please call the Parks & Recreation Office  at 973-326-7371.