Jersey Shore to hold kid’s triathlon

JERSEY SHORE – Entries are still being accepted for the second Jersey Shore Kid’s Triathlon which will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, starting at the Jersey Shore Community Pool.

The event, which is open to children ages 7 (by Dec. 31, 2013) through 14, consists of a pool swim, a bike ride on closed roads and a run on the Community Park path. Event distances vary based on ages of contestants. The triathlon is chip-timed and all children will receive a finisher’s medal. Registration will be capped at 150 participants; registration is required. The fee for the event is $20.

For more information visit www.fitforfunds.c om/jerseyshorekidstri or calling 939-0712.

The event is hosted by the Jersey Shore Recreation Commission for youth fun and fitness.