Hendricks County Flyer, Avon, IN

Home

April 22, 2013

Indianapolis Kids Triathlon planned for June 30

INDIANAPOLIS — The JCC of Indianapolis presents the sixth annual Indianapolis Kids Triathlon and family fun day on June 30, beginning at 8 am.

This event is USAT-sanctioned and attracts youth from all over Indiana. Children of all athletic and experience levels are welcome.

The “Small Fry Division” is for children ages 6 and younger. This division will encourage parental assistance. A USAT license is not required for this division and participants will not be timed.

There will be a 25-yard swim (children must be able to swim independently), a 3.5-mile bike ride, and a .5-mile run with parental assistance.

The “Junior Divison” is for children ages 7 to 10. Participants will do a 100-yard swim, 3.5-mile bike ride, and .5-mile run. There can be no parental assistance in this division.

The “Senior Division” is for children ages 11 to 14. There will be a 200-yard swim, six-mile bike ride, and one-mile run. There can be no parental assistance in this division either.

A USAT license is required for the Junior and Senior divisions. A license may be purchased for $10 online at usatriathlon.org. Racing age is the participant’s age on Dec. 31, 2012.

Prizes will be awarded to the male and female winners of each age group. In addition, each participant will receive a medal after crossing the finish line.

Cost is $30 for the general public or $24 for JCC members through May 31. Those who register between June 1 and 24 will pay $35 for the general public or $30 for JCC members.

Registration may be done online at www.active.com. Registration forms are also available online at www.JCCindy.org or at a membership desk at the Arthur M. Glick JCC, 6701 Hoover Road, Indianapolis.

Packet Pick-Up is from 3 to 5 p.m. June 29 at the JCC’s East Membership Desk.

Participants and their families and guests are welcome to make a day of the race. All are invited to swim in the JCC’s own water park, the Sidney and Lois Eskenazi Water Park, play in a bounce house, and enjoy post-event refreshments.

Text Only
Local News
WSF 4-22 news ims egg hunt pic 1

HUNTING EGGS: Parker Kramer, 3, grabs Easter eggs during the IMS Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday. Parker is the son of Arlan Kramer, of Brownsburg.

  • Easter in the fast lane

    SPEEDWAY — On Saturday, the community got a chance to hunt for Easter eggs inside of one of the most famous race tracks in the world: The Indianapolis Motor Speedway (IMS). The IMS Easter Egg hunt, which is in its fourth year, took place from 10 a.m

    April 19, 2014 5 Photos

  • Lawson collecting suits for Dress for Success

    Secretary of State Connie Lawson is collecting women's suits for Dress for Success' Send One Suit week. This is the second year in a row Secretary Lawson has participated in the drive. The drive starts April 21 and runs through April 25. Participant

    April 19, 2014

  • HCF 4-19 skl naval academy pix PHS senior accepts appointment to academy

    Megan Pettyjohn, a senior at Plainfield High School, has accepted an appointment to the U.S. Naval Academy. Pettyjohn received her nomination from U.S. Rep. Todd Rokita. Members of Congress are authorized by law to nominate candidates for appointmen

    April 19, 2014 1 Photo

  • Mike Pence for president?

    The swirl of 2016 national ticket talk surrounding Gov. Pence has intensified over the past few weeks. I recently sat down with the governor in his office to find out what he's really thinking. A few hours prior, the Weekly Standard's Bill Kristol ha

    April 19, 2014

  • Watch out for the thought police

    The Web browser company Mozilla prides itself on its commitment to openness on the Web, just not openness of thought. Decades from now, people may wonder how the company whose manifesto is a collection of warm-and-fuzzy sentiments about the Internet

    April 19, 2014

  • HCF 4-19 news mayberry paint event pix Paint and Sip serves as fundraising event

    Paint and Sip classes will help raise funds for the Hendricks County Art Council during two special sessions May 1 and 3. Gallery on the Square now hosts Paint and Sip parties at its home in Danville, next to the Royal Theater on the square. In May,

    April 19, 2014 1 Photo

  • GWHS honors Class of '64

    The George Washington High School 50 Year Club is welcoming and honoring the Class of 1964 at its dinner/dance on May 9 at Primo's South, 2615 E. National Ave., Indianapolis. Social time is from 5:30 to 7 p.m., followed by a buffet dinner from 7 to 8

    April 19, 2014

  • Spring break for squirrels

    According to the Washington Post, last week was squirrel week. Columnist John Kelly of the Post gets really excited about it. He hosts squirrel question and answer sessions and even a squirrel photo contest. He would actually love to see squirrel wee

    April 19, 2014

Sports
  • HCF 4-19 spt cascade bb pic-2 Danville rolls over Cascade in 13-3 win

    CLAYTON -- Solid hitting, defense and pitching pushed Danville to the semifinals of the Hendricks County baseball tournament in a 13-3 win over Cascade Friday night. "We talk about grinding and staying in the moment with our approach, and they did th

    April 19, 2014 2 Photos

  • HCF 4-16 spt dv sb pic-2 Warriors split with Cougars

    DANVILLE -- After falling to North Putnam in extra innings in its doubleheader opener on Saturday, the Danville softball team finished in grand fashion to take the second game, 20-5. "I wasn't very pleased with the first game," said Danville coach Je

    April 16, 2014 2 Photos

  • preview.jpg Sims focused on more than the ring

    Unlike many in his trade, Anthony Sims Jr. prepared for life after boxing long before landing his first punch as a professional.

    April 15, 2014 1 Photo

  • Brent Glasgow.JPG One game, but Pacers look primed for playoffs

    For the past six weeks, no one has known what to make of the Indiana Pacers, but Sunday at Bankers Life Fieldhouse, all was right with the world.

    April 15, 2014 1 Photo

  • HCF 4-12 spt greyhounds pic-1 Pittsboro youth joins, inspires Greyhounds

    The arrival of spring is always a good time for baseball teams and fans of the sport, but something special is happening at the University of Indianapolis this season. There, a new member of the Greyhounds’ baseball program is changing lives. Pittsbo

    April 11, 2014 1 Photo

House Ads
Featured Ads
Twitter Updates
Follow us on twitter
Email News Sign Up
Must Read
Facebook
Poll

New poll question: Will you be attending this year’s Indianapolis 500?

Yes
No
Undecded
     View Results
AP Video
Raw: Greeks Celebrate Easter With "Rocket War" Police Question Captain, Crew on Ferry Disaster Raw: Orthodox Christians Observe Easter Rite Ceremony Marks 19th Anniversary of OKC Bombing Raw: Four French Journalists Freed From Syria Raw: Massive 7.2 Earthquake Rocks Mexico Captain of Sunken SKorean Ferry Arrested Raw: Fire Destroys 3 N.J. Beachfront Homes Raw: Pope Presides Over Good Friday Mass Raw: Space X Launches to Space Station Superheroes Descend on Capitol Mall Man Charged in Kansas City Highway Shootings Obama Awards Navy Football Trophy Anti-semitic Leaflets Posted in Eastern Ukraine Raw: Magnitude-7.2 Earthquake Shakes Mexico City Ceremony at MIT Remembers One of Boston's Finest Raw: Students Hurt in Colo. School Bus Crash Raw: Church Tries for Record With Chalk Jesus Raw: Faithful Celebrate Good Friday Worldwide Deadly Avalanche Sweeps Slopes of Mount Everest
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide