Pre-teen racers 5-12 will swim 25 meters (one length of Shanklin Pool), bike 1.2 miles and run ½ mile. Each participant completes all three portions of the race, consecutively, with one final race result.
Teenage racers 13–18 will swim for 75 meters (three lengths of Shanklin Pool), bike 1.2 miles and run 3.1 miles (5K). Each participant completes all three portions of the race, consecutively, with one final race result.
Age Divisions and Swimming Category (boys and girls compete separately):
Non-swimmers*: Ages 5/6
*The non-swimmer category is for those needing a lifejacket to swim 25 meters; lifejackets are mandatory for this category. The non-swimmer divisions will still take part in the swim portion of the race with the use of a lifejacket.
Swimmers: 5/6, 7/8, 9/10, 11/12, 13/14, 15/16, 17/18
Packet pickup and mandatory bicycle and helmet safety inspections will be conducted Wednesday, July 11 at Rieth Interpretive Center, 410 West Plymouth Avenue, from 12 noon to 6 pm. All participants must bring their bike and helmet to receive a “passing” sticker for each. Out-of-town participants who live outside a 50-mile radius of Goshen should contact Kimberlee Stephens or Tyler McLead at (574) 534-2901 regarding packet pickup and safety inspections.