The Woodlands Family YMCA Kids Triathlon


SATURDAY, JULY 21, 2018 7:30 AM

This triathlon benefits the YMCA Annual Campaign which ensures everyone, regardless of age, income or background, has the opportunity to learn, grow and thrive at the Y.

Participants will receive a goodie bag, t-shirt and finisher medal at the conclusion of their race, with a special award presented to the top three finishers of each race. A complimentary breakfast will be provided to all participants, courtesy of Chick-fil-A Alden Bridge.

Race Categories

1. Ages 6-9 (Age on Race Day): 50-Meter Swim, 1-Mile Bike, ¼-Mile Run
2. Ages 10-12 (Age on Race Day): 100-Meter Swim, 2-Mile Bike, ½-Mile Run

Event Timeline

5:30 am: Packet pick-up and chip pick-up begins
6:30 am: Packet pick-up and chip pick-up closes 
7:00 am: Transition area closes 
7:20 am: All racers lined up in their designated holding area 
7:30 am: Race begins


Run: Branch Crossing Fields
Swim: Branch Crossing Lap Pool
Bike: Ashlane Way

Required Equipment 

• Swimsuit
• Bike (with handlebar end-caps, no training wheels)
• Goggles
• Bike Helmet*      
• Running Shoes
*Helmet must be worn on 
the bike course. Athletes will not be able to compete without a helmet. Race number must be visible from front when you cross the finish line.

Registration is Now Open

Register here.

Advance registration is required, and registration will close at noon on Wednesday, July 18. There will be no race day registration.

Packet Pick-Up

Packet pick-up will be held at Walking Tots, July 19-20, 10 am-6 pm
Walking Tots
3091 College Park Drive #195
The Woodlands, TX 77384

First Timers Tri Clinic

The “First Timers” Clinic will introduce young athletes, ages 6-12, to the fun, exciting sport of triathlon and prep them for the YMCA Kids Triathlon scheduled for July 21! Triathlon is one of the fastest growing sports in America and is a great way to stay healthy and fit. Athletes will learn about the basics skills needed to complete their first triathlon. They will learn from instruction, drills, games and workouts in all three sports.

The clinic will be led by SelecTRI head coach Dana Lyons, a USAT Level II and Youth & Junior Certified coach. SelecTRI is a youth and junior triathlon team that trains in The Woodlands year round and races at local, regional and national venues. For more information on SelecTRI, go to

Clinic Date/Time: July 16 – 19, 1:00 – 2:00 pm
Location: Branch Crossing YMCA
Ages: 6 – 12 (Age as of 7-21-18)

Click here to register

For more information on the event, sponsor and volunteer opportunities, contact Roxanne Davis, 281-681-6730.

2017 Race Results