YOUTH SPORTS: Kids Triathlon set for Friday

The swimming, biking and running event, open to youths ages 5-12, takes place Friday beginning at 10 a.m. at the Dallas Aquatic Center.

DALLAS -- Registration is still available for the seventh annual Dallas Summerfest Kids Triathlon.

The swimming, biking and running event, open to youths ages 5-12, takes place Friday beginning at 10 a.m. at the Dallas Aquatic Center.

Competitors will be divided into four age groups. Each age group will swim, bike and run progressively longer distances. The 5-6 age group will swim 25 yards, bicycle 165 yards and run 75 yards; the 7-8 age group will swim 25 yards, bike 280 yards and run 175 yards; the 9-10 age group will swim 50 yards, bike 545 yards and run 300 yards; and the 11-12 age group will swim 100 yards, bike 1,090 yards and run 600 yards.

Entry fee is $15, $10 for annual members of the Dallas Aquatic Center. The first 50 participants to check in on Friday receive a T-shirt. All participants who finish the race receive a medal.

For more information: 503-623-9715.

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