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Moreau Lake Youth Aquathlon

We have turned this event into an informal clinic on Sunday, Sept 9 at 8:30a. Feel free to show up with your kids aged 7-15 for an informal run-through a special swim/run course. Please e-mail us at or call 518 290-0457 to confirm if you are attending.

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Event Overview

The Moreau Lake  Youth Aquathlon is part of a national USA Triathlon race series geared exclusively towards youth athletes aged 7-15. We are one of 30 races taking part in this first-year series. The race is scheduled for Saturday, Sept 8, 2012 at Moreau Lake State Park, known as “one of the top outdoor locations in the country” (Reserve America). The races involve the following age-groups and distances:

Age-Group/Event Swim Run
7-8 100 meters 1 kilometer
9-10 100 meters 1 kilometer
11-12 200 meters 2 kilometers
13-15 200 meters 2 kilometers

Registration is $25 and includes the USA Triathlon one-day license ($10). All participants receive an event t-shirt and finisher medal.

There is a $6 vehicle entry fee for the park. The beach offers full facilities including bathrooms, showers, changing areas, picnic tables and BBQs. This event is part to of the broader Moreau Lake Aquathlon & Swim weekend, with adult races taking place the next day.

Date: Saturday, Sept 8, 2012
Distances: 7-8: 100m swim/1k run
9-10: 100m swim/1k run
11-12: 200m swim/2k run
13-15: 200m swim/2k run
Start time: 8:30 a.m.
Start Location: Moreau Lake State Park Beach
Field Size: Open
Awards: Finish medals and t-shirts for all participants.
Fees: $25 (includes $10 USA Triathlon Youth one-day license)
Directions: 605 Old Saratoga Road
Gansevoort, NY 12831
Policies Participants must be a member of USA Triathlon. You may purchase a one-day license or annual membership when you register.

The events will be rain or shine. In the case of inclement weather or other unexpected circumstances the race director has the right to cancel the race or shorten the event. In this case there would be no refunds provided. In signing up for this event, the participants are agreeing to these terms.

Sanction: USA Triathlon


Swim/Transition Map

PDF of Swim/Transition

Run Map

PDF of Run Map