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Triathlon Federation, Rotary Mid-Isle to Hold Junior Duathlon for Kids

The Virgin Islands Triathlon Federation will partner with the Rotary Mid-Isle Club to host a junior duathlon at 8 a.m. on Sunday. Feb. 8, at Altona Lagoon, Gallow’s Bay. The run/bike/run event is open to kids of all abilities, ages 5 to 15. Beginners are welcome.
The distance of each leg varies depending on the age group: 5-6, 7-8, 9-11 and 12-15. The event will take place completely within the Susana Ocasio Santana Park. Helmets and shoes must be worn. A variety of bikes with helmets will be available to children who don’t have bikes of their own for a minimal rental. There will be T-shirts, snacks and finishers’ ribbons for all. Also, there will be raffle prizes.
Race day registration will open at 7 a.m. and close at 7:45 a.m. Call 513-2707 by Friday to reserve a bike for the race.

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