Last Call To Join The JCC Youth Triathlon

April 28, 2009

The Jewish Community Center of Houston is hosting and co-coordinating the first JCC Youth Triathlon in support of Achieve Houston and Meals on Wheels this year.  More than 40 childrne, ages 9-16, will compete for cash and prizes May 3 from 7:30 – 11 a.m.

 

There are a wide variety of events for beginners to elite athletes, including events for children. The overall goal of this program is to promote physical fitness and health in our children.

 

Event for ages 9 – 12

Swim 200 meters

Bike 5K

Run 2K

 

Event for ages 13 – 16

Swim 300 meters

Bike 10K

Run 4K

 

The Triathlon is a fundraiser for both the JCC Meals on Wheels program and Tri Kids Camp, a summer program that supports Achieve Houston. A camp for inner city kids that teaches the sport of triathlon as well as proper nutrition and proper strength and core training. For more information about the JCC Youth Triathlon or to register go to http://www.jcchouston.org..

InstantNewsWestu Staff

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