Biking, Running, Swimming, a triathlon. A hard challenge for everyone when combined. UWS has a special course for kids.

The University of Wisconsin-Superior’s Campus Recreation will host a triathlon for kids ages 6 to 14 on Saturday, August 11, beginning at 8 a.m. in the Marcovich Wellness Center.

Participants in three age groups will take part in biking around the UW-Superior campus, running in the Marcovich Wellness Center Fieldhouse, and swimming in the Joan Hendrick Swimming Pool. Distances for each event vary by age group. All participants must have a bike, bike helmet, running shoes, and swimwear.

Finishers will be recognized with a medal and hot dog, and all participants will receive a T-shirt and race goody bag. Concessions will be available for purchase.

Registration is due by Friday, August 3, at 3 p.m.  All participants must complete a liability waiver before participating. Check-in and race bag pickup begin at 7 a.m. the day of the race in the Marcovich Wellness Center.

For additional information, contact Jarod Meyer at (715) 395-4625 or

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