Race Information

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Indian Valley Y Youth Triathlon
Harleysville, PA
Sunday April 28, 2013
Age 7-10: 75 Yard Pool Swim~1 Mile Bike~0.5 Mile Run
Age 11-14: 175 Yard Pool Swim~3 Mile Bike~1 Mile Run


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Event Summary
  • Please note:  This event is opened to kids aged 7 to 14 in which their ages are 7 to 14 as of 12/31/13.  This is what is considered the age up rule.  For example, if you are 10 years old on race day but turning 11 before 12/31/13, you MUST race in the 11 year-old category.
  • If you turn 15 on or before 12/31/13, you cannot participate in the race.
  • Opened to kids only aged 7 to 14
  • An Escape from School Youth Series Race
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Results History
2008 Overal Results - Triathlon Ages 7-10

2008 Overall Results - Triathlon Ages 11-14 AND 15 year olds

2007 Overall Results - Triathlon Ages 7-10

2007 Overall Results - Triathlon Ages 11-14

2007 Overall Results - Duathlon Ages 7-10

2007 Overall Results - Duathlon Ages 11-14


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Awards
  • Please note:  This event is opned to kids aged 7 to 14 in which their ages are 7 to 14 as of 12/31/13.  This is what is considered the age up rule.   For example, if you are 10 years old on race day but turning 11 before 12/31/13, you MUST race in the 11 year-old category.
  • If you turn 15 on or before 12/31/13, you cannot participate in the race.
  • Boys Age Groups (Top 3 in each)
    • 7-8, 9-10, 11-12, 13-14
  • Girls Age Groups (Top 3 in each)
    • 7-8, 9-10, 11-12, 13-14
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Amenities
  • Food and drinks available for all participants and their families/friends.
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Course

Swim:
Aged 7-10 = 75 yard indoor pool start.  3 laps.
Aged 11-14 = 175 yard indoor pool start.  7 laps.

Bike:
Aged 7-10 = 1 mile on controlled road.
Aged 11-14 = 3 miles on controlled road.

Run:
Aged 7-10 = 0.5 mile on paved and grass surface.
Aged 11-14 = 1 mile on paved and grass surface.
 

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Course Maps
Click here to view .pdf of course maps.
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Lodging

Best Western - Kulpsville, PA (10 minute drive to Indian Valley Family YMCA)
1750 Sumneytown Pike
Kulpsville, PA  19443
1-215-368-3800

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Directions

Harleysville is 3 miles from the Landsdale exit off the PA Turnpike N.E. Extension (30 miles from Philadelphia).  Indian Valley YMCA is located at 890 Maple Ave., Harleysville, PA  19438.

FROM PHILADELHIA AND THE SOUTH

  • Merge onto I-76 W toward VALLEY FORGE. 12.6 miles
  • Merge onto I-476 N via EXIT 331B toward PLYMOUTH MTG (Portions toll). 14.7 miles 
  • Take the PA-63 exit- EXIT 31- toward LANSDALE. 0.5 miles
  • Take the PA-63 W ramp 
  • Turn SLIGHT RIGHT onto SUMNEYTOWN PIKE / PA-63. Continue to follow PA-63. 3.3 miles
  • Turn RIGHT onto MAPLE AVE. 0.8 miles
  • End at Harleysville YMCA -890 Maple Ave, Harleysville, PA 19438-1032  FROM ALLENTOWN AND THE NORTH

 FROM ALLENTOWN AND THE NORTH

  • Merge onto I-476 S toward PHILADELPHIA AND SOUTH (Portions toll). 26.7 miles
  • Take the PA-63 exit- EXIT 31- toward LANSDALE. 0.7 miles
  • Take the PA-63 W ramp
  • Turn SLIGHT RIGHT onto SUMNEYTOWN PIKE / PA-63. Continue to follow PA-63. 3.3 miles
  • Turn RIGHT onto MAPLE AVE. 0.8 miles
  • End at Harleysville YMCA -890 Maple Ave, Harleysville, PA 19438-1032 FROM DOYLESTOWN

 FROM DOYLESTOWN

  • Turn SLIGHT RIGHT onto E BUTLER AVE / US-202. Continue to follow US-202. 4.8 miles
  • Turn RIGHT onto COUNTY LINE RD. 2.1 miles
  • Turn LEFT onto LINE LEXINGTON RD. <0.1 miles
  • Turn RIGHT onto BETHLEHEM PIKE / PA-309. Continue to follow PA-309 N. 3.2 miles
  • Take the PA-113 ramp toward SOUDERTON. 0.1 miles
  • Turn LEFT onto SOUDERTON RD / PA-113. Continue to follow PA-113. 0.9 miles
  • Turn RIGHT onto N MAIN ST / PA-113. Continue to follow PA-113. 3.6 miles
  • Turn SLIGHT LEFT onto MAPLE AVE. 0.3 miles
  • End at Harleysville YMCA -890 Maple Ave, Harleysville, PA 19438-1032

    Directions courtesy if Mapquest.com  
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Race Itinerary

Sunday, April 28, 2013

  • Please note:  This event is opned to kids aged 7 to 14 in which their ages are 7 to 14 as of 12/31/13.  This is what is considered the age up rule.   For example, if you are 10 years old on race day but turning 11 before 12/31/13, you MUST race in the 11 year-old category.
  • If you turn 15 on or before 12/31/13, you cannot participate in the race.
  • 7:00am - 7:45am prompt - late registrations in person.  Closes at 7:45am prompt.  Limited entries.
  • 7:00am - 8:15am - BIKE AND HELMET mandatory inspections.  Please have all equipment ready prior to arrival.  Click here for checklist.   Information from checklist is as follows in case you have difficulty pulling it up:  All participants in the triathlon are required to have their bicycle in proper working order before attending the event.  Please take your participant's bicycle to your local bicycle store and have them fill out the checklist - handle bars and stem tight; seat tight; axle nuts tight on wheels; brakes in proper working order; proper amount of air in tires; bottom bracket bearings adjusted properly; and head set bearings adjusted properly.
  • 7:00am - 8:15am - Transition area opened.  Packet pickup.  Body marking.
  • 8:15am - Mandatory pre-race meeting in the gymnasium.
  • 8:15am - National Anthem in the gymnasium.
  • Approximate times on the swim starts after the first wave listed below.  Subject to change.  All swimmers, please be ready by 9:00am to be called for your respective swim starts.
  • 9:00am - Swim - 1st Wave.  11-14 year olds.  7 laps.   
  • 9:20am - Swim - 2nd Wave.  7-10 year olds.  3 laps.
  • 11:00am - Official results posted. This is your opportunity to review your own results.  Once awards ceremony begins, all results are final.
  • 11:15am - Post race party/awards.  Awards will not be mailed.
  • 11:15am - Transition area closed.

Race director/management may alter any part or distance of the event as dictated by event day conditions, such as weather.

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Refund Policy
REFUND POLICY FOR OTHER EVENTS:  I agree that Piranha Sports is a merchant vendor for this race and should the event be cancelled or I do not to participant for whatever reason, I will not seek a refund from Piranha Sports.  Instead, I may elect to contact the event organizer directly for this event concerning any refunds and seek refunds from said event organizer.
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Rules
Please note:  This event is opned to kids aged 7 to 14 in which their ages are 7 to 14 as of 12/31/13.  This is what is considered the age up rule.    For example, if you are 10 years old on race day but turning 11 before 12/31/13, you MUST race in the 11 year-old category.
If you turn 15 on or before 12/31/13, you cannot participate in the race.
 

Please see Series Information for a complete listing of rules.
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