Salamander Youth Splash & Dash
Westside YMCA, Knoxville, TN
Part of the USAT Splash & Dash youth aquathlon series, Salamander gives kids new to the multisport world a chance to compete without a bike, with two swim/run distances for 6-10 and 11-15 age competitors. 6-10 year olds will compete at a 100 yard pool swim distance, followed by a .75 flat run on the West Hills greenway. 11-15 year olds will compete at a 200 yard pool swim, followed by a 1.5 mile run (2 laps on the greenway course). Finisher’s medals and USAT Splash & Dash series shirts to all participants. No awards, with final times available online following the race. Kid’s clinics will be available in May and early June to help with those new to the sport, so check back in January for information on those.
Age 7-10 Swim 100 meters, Run .75 miles
Age 11-15 Swim 200 meters, Run 1.5 miles
Official USAT Splash & Dash shirts and Finisher medals to everyone
Post race snacks and refreshments provided.
Finish times will be provided, but no awards
USAT youth one day ($10) or youth annual ($15) license is required, and can be purchased during the online registration process.