HATCHLINGS (7-9 year olds): SHORT COURSE
The swim will be held in the Gulf of Mexico to the south of the transition area. The swim will be 75 yards for the Hatchlings (7-9). The swim consists of a short swim out, then parallel to the beach, and back in. The swim course layout may be modified to accommodate changing conditions on the beach.
The bike portion of the event will leave the transition area and then head east along the closed road course. For the Hatchlings (7-9) the ride will be an out-and-back of 1 mile each way (2 miles total).
The run portion of the event will leave the transition area and head west along the road. An out-and-back course like the bike, the Hatchlings will run .25 of a mile each way (1/2 mile total),