>The Twin Rivers YMCA in New Bern, NC will be debuting its first Youth Triathlon on Friday, May 18, 2012 at 5:30 pm. We are excited to have CarolinaEast Health System as our title sponsor for our triathlon which is sure to be a great event for everyone.
There will be two age groups: 7-10 and 11-14. The 7-10 age group competition will consist of a 50 yard pool swim, 1.6 mile bike ride and a 1/2 run. The 11-14 age group will swim 100 yards, bike 3.2 miles and run 1 mile.
Come out to the YMCA to experience this great event, whether you are a participant, volunteer or spectator, there will be something for everyone. Food and beverages will be provided for all volunteers and participants. This event benefits the YMCA’s Scholarship Program.
Submitted by: Pat Drake for the Twin Rivers YMCA