Youth Jr. Age 6 - 9
25yard swim | 1mile bike | .5mile run
Youth Sr. Age 10 - 13
75yard swim | 2mile bike | 1mile run
Registration includes a race t-shirt, live race results, awards for the top finishers. Additional items available for purchase.
Kids turn to Shine!
Ballwin Kids Triathlon
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 2023
In partnership with the City of Ballwin, MSE Racing is excited to host the fun USAT sanctioned 16th annual Ballwin Kids Triathlon. This is the chance for our youngest athletes to get to experience a triathlon in this scaled down race.
Pre-Event PACKET PICKUP
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2023
Swim, Bike, Run
14830 Clayton Road
Chesterfield, MO 63017
TIME: 12:00PM - 2:00PM
The Pointe at Ballwin Commons
1 Ballwin Commons Circle
Ballwin, MO 63021
7:00am – 10:00am
AGENDA & DESCRIPTION:
PARKING: Parking at The Pointe at Ballwin Commons.
7:00am – Transition Opens – check in gear. Bike racks will be first come, first serve with the 2 different age groups separate. Bikes should be racked in alternating directions, preferably by the seat. Parents will be allowed in transition before the race begins, but only athletes are allowed in during the race to keep it less congested.
7:45am – Transition Closes – you will NOT be allowed back in. Athletes line up on the pool deck with their age group which is indicated by swim cap color. The 10–13-year-old Youth Senior Age division will start first followed by the 6–9-year-old Youth Junior Age division.
8:00am – Swim starts begin!
ON COURSE NUTRITION:
Please carry your own nutrition. Water and electrolyte drink on the run for all athletes.
We will have a SAG vehicle on the course just in case you have an issue on the course.
FINISH LINE FUN:
Celebrate your accomplishments and invite family and friends to spectate.
Listen for announcements. We will do the awards as soon as the majority have finished. Awards will be given to the top 3 males and females in each division:
Note: Racing age is a child’s age at the end of the year (12/31/23)
This race is part of the Ballwin Race Series.
BALLWIN RACE SERIES
Challenge yourself and your friends to finish high in the Ballwin Race Series standings. The series of races offering a variety of events to challenge your all-around abilities. All race participants will receive points regardless of their placement. At the end of the year the participant with the most points earned will be declared the overall Ballwin Race Series winner. A portion of every registration supports the Ballwin Parks and Recreation Scholarship Fund. For The Ballwin Race Series standings click here.
USAT, or USA Triathlon, is the national governing body of the sport of Triathlon. Sanctioning an event through USAT means the race is provided insurance for its athletes, race coordinators, and volunteers. As a sanctioned triathlon, all athletes are required to either be an annual USAT member or purchase a one-day membership pass. If you are currently a USAT member, please make sure to bring your proof of membership when you pick up your packet. If you do not bring this proof, you will be
charged the one-day membership fee. If you are not an annual member, you will need to purchase a one-day membership (to insure you as a triathlete) before you are able to pick up your packet. One-day membership will be collected when you register online.
RACE SHIRT GUARANTEE:
Last day to register to guarantee a race shirt is AUGUST 24, 2023.
INCLEMENT WEATHER & REFUND POLICY:
There is NO rain date, We Go Rain or Shine. In case of inclement weather,
management reserves the right to cancel/alter/modify the race/course for safety concerns. In any case there will be No Refunds of race entry fees. Each athlete must accept any such risk of their entry fee paid. There is no complementary race entry to a future race. All monies collected are used to develop and produce the event, including all race supplies, staffing, and administration. We pledge to make every effort to produce a fair, safe, and exciting event for all. Any decision we make to go forth with the race is based on the overall event safety. We have a strict NO REFUND policy.
There may be a photographer on site capturing pictures of the event. Since this is a public event, we reserve the right to post photos on our social media or agency website. Photos may also be used in promotional materials.