Taieri children are
being given a fun introduction to triathlon at Sport Otago's
Stride, Ride and Slide event at Memorial Park in Mosgiel on
Sport Otago active movement adviser Amanda Taylor said the
event was developed to provide young children with more fun,
active opportunities that contributed to their confidence and
About 300 children participated in the event in Dunedin
recently. The event is open to children aged 2-5. They will
run 50m, ride a bicycle or tricycle 150m and slide across a
waterslide to the finish line.
Stride, Ride and Slide is on Sunday from 9.30am-11.30am,
after which the annual Christmas Cracker Kids Triathlon for
older children will be held.
Parents should register children for Stride, Ride and Slide
through www.sportotago.co.nz. Entry is $2