Hundreds of Kids Competing in City’s “FitKids” Triathlon

05/16/07 - Kids looking to challenge themselves and have a great time will be running, swimming, and biking as part of the upcoming “FitKids” Triathlon at Gaines Park, located at 1501 North Australian Avenue.  The event begins at 8:30 A.M. on Sunday, May 20, 2007.

The FitKids Triathlon is in its fifth year, and was the first triathlon specifically for kids in the state of Florida.  Children ages 4-14 will be competing in four different age categories.

There are still openings for athletes wanting to participate in FitKids, but space is limited.  You can sign up in advance at http://www.cityofwpb.org/park/prnews.htm or sign up the day of the event beginning at 7:30 A.M.

FitKids is part of the City of West Palm Beach’s CityFit program, a city-wide comprehensive health and wellness program that promotes good nutrition, general wellness, physical activity and weight loss.