- Youth PHINMAN Triathlon
Youth PHINMAN Triathlon
Saturday, May 25, 2019
The City of Gulf Shores and Gulf Shores Swim Team is excited to announce the upcoming Youth Phinman Triathlon scheduled for Saturday, May 25, at the David L. Bodenhamer Recreation Center. The Phinman Triathlon will consist of two separate races and age groups: PhinmanXL and PhinmanJR.
The PhinmanXL is open to children ages 10-14. This race will consist of a 100 yard swim, 2.8 mile bike ride and 0.83 mile run. The PhinmanXL will begin at 8 a.m. All participants must bring a bike and helmet for the cycling portion of the event.
The PhinmanJR is open to children ages 6-9. This race will consist of a 50 yard swim, 1.8 mile bike ride and 0.4 mile run. The PhinmanJR will begin at 8:45 a.m. All participants must bring a bike and helmet for the cycling portion of the event.
Cost to Participate
The cost to participate in the triathlon is $40 for early registration and $50 for race day registration. All proceeds from the triathlons will benefit the Gulf Shores Swim Team.
Registration is limited to 150 children this year. You can register online by clicking here.
7 A.M.: Check-In - Transition Area will be open and racers' bodies can be marked
8 A.M.: PhinmanXL begins
8:45 A.M.: PhinmanJR begins
9:40 A.M.: Awards Ceremony
It is recommended that you park across West 2nd Street in the parking lot of the South Baldwin Community Theater. Limited parking will be available on West 19th Avenue in the front parking lot of the Bodenhamer Center. Please note the east parking lot will be closed completely for the transition area and starting line of the race.
For more information about the Youth Phinman Triathlon, contact the Bodenhamer Recreation Center at 251-968-9819.