I would like to share with residents that the Stittsville Kids of Steel (KOS) Triathlon will be taking place this Sunday, July 16th from 8:00-10:00 AM in front of the Goulbourn Recreation Complex.
The triathlon is a fun race for kids involving swimming, biking, and running. Events sanctioned as a KOS event are intended to provide youth with the unique opportunity of experiencing the sport in a positive and safe yet fun environment.
The events are as follows:
SWIM – A pool swim in a six lane 25metre indoor pool, swimmers will swim laps until race distance is completed.
BIKE – Bike loops are out and back bike route on fully paved, well maintained, closed road.
RUN – The run is a one loop out and back run (separate turn around points for each race distance) on a well marked, flat course on grass, asphalt and gravel trails.
During the event, I would like to advise residents that roads will be closed at the following locations:
- Fernbank Road between Robert Grant Avenue and Liard Street from 8:00-10:00 AM,
- Shea Road between Fernbank Road and Flewellyn Road from 8:00-10:00 AM, and
- Shea Road between the Goulbourn Recreation Complex and Fernbank Rd from 8:00 AM-12:00 PM
There is a $55 entry fee and no registrations will be accepted on race day.
For more information, please visit http://www.bytowntriathlon.com/stittsville-kids-of-steel.html