The Pied Piper Junior Aquathlon is a fun sporting challenge which raises funds for two charities and is designed for children aged 8 to 16. The aquathlon comprises a swim in the heated main pool of the lido followed by a run around Sandford Park.
The event is managed in partnership with Sandford Lido Ltd (Registered charity #1052203) and Pied Piper Appeal (Registered charity #1011611).
Age categories and distances (Age category shall be determined by age at 31 December in the year of competition in line with British Triathlon rules)
Examples of age category –
a) A child who is currently 7 but turns 8 between the event and December is able to compete in Tristar Start group.
b) A child who is 10 but turns 11 between the event and December would compete in Tristar 2 group.
Tristar Start (Age 8) – 54m swim 400m run
Tristar 1 (Age 9-10) – 100m swim 1300m run
Tristar 2 (Age 11-12) – 200m swim 1900m run
Tristar 3 (Age 13-14) – 400m swim 2500m run
Youth (Age 15-16) – 400m swim 3100m run
Please note last entry for this event is midnight on Wednesday 27th June. Some age categories will be sold out prior to this date.