Triathlon Team

Triathlon Team

Bentonville Parks & Recreation is proud to present our summer youth triathlon team, TeamE. This team is perfect for kids who have an interest in competing in the sport of triathlon while also having fun and learning the fundamentals of swimming, biking and running. The team will be coached my Steve and Erin Edminister.  Practices will be on Tuesday and Thursdays.  

Season: 

June 15th - Sept 3rd 2021

Cost:

$175 Members/$215 Non-Members

Ages:

6 years old - 17 years old

Registration:

March 1st, 2021 at 7:00am

Where: 

June: 

  • Both Teams: Tuesday 5-6pm (Melvin Ford Aquatic Center)
  • TeamE: Thursday from 5-6pm (Old Tiger Track)
  • TeamE Elite: Thursday from 6-7pm (Old Tiger Track)

July: 

  • Both Teams: Tuesday 5-6pm (Melvin Ford Aquatic Center)
  • TeamE: Thursday from 5-6pm (Old Tiger Track)
  • TeamE Elite: Thursday from 6-7pm (Old Tiger Track)

August: 

  • Both Teams: Tuesday 5-6pm (Melvin Ford Aquatic Center)
  • TeamE: Thursday from 5-6pm (Melvin Ford Aquatic Center)
  • TeamE Elite: Thursday from 6-7pm (Melvin Ford Aquatic Center)

Prerequisites :

TeamE:

  • All athletes must be able to swim one length of the pool while breathing to the side on freestyle.
  • Each athlete must confident riding their bike without training wheels
  • Must be at least 6 years of age.

TeamE Elite:

  • Need to run 400 in 1:55 or less
  • Must be able to swim 50 yard free in sub :55 seconds.  
  • Official tryouts will be the first week of practice.