May 18, 2012

Nashville Kids Triathlon seeking participants and volunteers

The Nashville Kids Triathlon is looking for participants and volunteers.

The race, to be held June 2 and 3, is geared toward the first-time triathlete, with manageable distances for 5- to 10-year-olds and 11- to 15-year-olds.

In the Junior Division (ages 5-10 – turning 6 by Dec. 31, 2012), participants swim 100 meters, bike three miles and run a half-mile.

In the Senior Division (ages 11-15), participants swim 200 meters, bike six miles and run one mile.

Join “Team Vanderbilt” to race with other Vanderbilt friends and get a free T-shirt.

Contact Karen Kaiser for more information on how to register or volunteer for the event, or visit the triathlon website.

A portion of the proceeds from the event will benefit the Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt.

Contact: Karen Kaiser, (615) 343-1037