Try a Triathlon!

In our February 2017 issue, we introduced you to Jet, one of the top youth triathletes in America. If you want to learn more about competitive triathlon, ask your parents to click the links below.

USA Triathlon's KidZone features tips from the pros, games, inspiring stories, contests and more.

TriFind helps you search for local triathlons (or other races) by state or by month. They even have a list of races just for kids.

Download the official rules for youth triathlons (last updated July 2011).

The Paralympic Gold Map offers information for triathletes facing unique physical challenges, including kids.

Even if you're not ready for competition, you can still run, bike and swim for fun. Look for community running events, such as a 5K or 1-mile race. Practice swimming laps at your local pool. Find a bike trail in your neighborhood. Whatever you do, stay active!

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