The Western Australia Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon event was held in Perth in the beautiful Langley Park, right on the picturesque Swan River.
The 1600 participants and their enthusiastic families were blessed with great weather, the morning clouds clearing as daylight set in, just in time for race start at 9.30am.
The various age groups battled through the swim in Swan River before hopping on their bike in Langley Park and finishing the race with a run around the park.
The Sanitarium Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon is a non-competitive event staged as a community engagement program to assist kids develop a great sense of self esteem, a balance of lifestyle fitness with some fun in participation in Australia’s largest Kids TRYathlon. The TRYathlon is conducted along the lines of an adult triathlon, IE: Swim, ride and run in one event and is suitable for kids aged 7 – 15 years of age.
For more information about the TRYathlon go to: www.tryathlon.weetbix.com.au
For more information about X-tri Events go to: www.x-tri.com.au
For every event of the series, 3vent Productions supplies organiser X-tri Events with event crew to assist in the construction and running of the event.
Photos by Michael Valigore Photography