The organizers of South Africaâ€™s leading off-road triathlon, the Fedhealth XTERRA, are excited to introduce an XTERRA Kids event to Nelson Mandela Bay at the end of January.
â€œIntroducing an XTERRA Kids event to Nelson Mandela Bay has been long overdue,â€? says Michael Meyer, Managing Director of Stillwater Sports.
â€œEach year we are overwhelmed by the support that the XTERRA Kids receives in Grabouw.
â€œWe have received a number of requests and are very happy to announce that Buffels-poort, Nelson Mandela Bay and Grabouw will now follow the exact same event schedule. We are really excited by this change and look forward to welcoming families to the events.â€?
Jeremy Yatt, Principal Officer of Fedhealth said, â€œwhat made XTERRA really appeal to us, is the fact that it allows the whole family to be involved, whether in a team, in the kids events, or in the Lite and Full. Family values lie close to our hearts as a Scheme.â€?
Junior Warriors will be able to enter one of three age categories:
â€¢6-8 years (50m Swim, 1,5km Cycle,
â€¢9-11 years (100m Swim, 5km Cycle,
â€¢12-14 years (200m Swim, 10km Cycle, 3km Run)
All Fedhealth XTERRA Kids entrants can look forward to receiving a fun goodie bag, while medals will be awarded to all finishers.
The entry fee is R60 per participant. The event schedule is as follows: Friday, 29 January Fedhealth XTERRA Kids,
- Saturday, 30 January Fedhealth XTERRA Full, Sunday, 31 January Fedhealth XTERRA Lite, Sunday, 31 January PUMA Trail Run. Entries at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.stillwatersports.com