June 1, 2019
Ages 7-10: 100 meter swim – 1K run
Ages 11-15: 200 meter swim – 2.25K run
Sun City Splash & Dash is an exciting swim-run event for kids 7-15 years old! The race will start with a swim portion in Ascarate Pool and then take participants on a run around Ascarate Lake. The entire course is closed for the safety of all participants.
Following the race, participants and their families are invited to swim and enjoy the morning at the family pool party! Space is limited, so please register early!
For a list of Frequently Asked Questions, click here.
$25 entry fee includes a moisture-wicking race shirt, finisher medal, post-race snacks and drinks, a morning of fun at the family pool party, and more! Please note: Each vehicle must pay the $2 entrance fee (cash only!) to Ascarate Park upon arrival.
ONLINE REGISTRATION CLOSES ON SATURDAY, 6/1 @ 7:30AM. Late registration will be available at packet pickup and on race morning if space allows.
PACKET PICK-UP & RACE DAY SCHEDULE
Friday, May 31, 2019
4pm-7pm Packet pickup & Late Registration (LOCATION TBA). Parents may pick up packets for their kids.
Saturday, June 1, 2019
7:15am Transition Area opens for body marking and athlete check-in
Late registration (if space remains) & Packet Pickup
7:45am Pre-race meeting & Athlete Lineup
8:00am Transition Area closes (all participants must be in swim lineup)
after race FAMILY POOL PARTY!
The Sun City Splash & Dash is USAT-sanctioned; USAT rules apply.
All athletes must be members of USA Triathlon to compete. For youth who are not USAT members, a youth annual membership ($10) may be purchased during registration.
TEAM SIGN UPS!
Create or join a team with friends from your club, camp, neighborhood, church, or school! Each participant must complete the full event (swim and run), and the largest team will win special recognition and prizes.
RACE FEE SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE
If you are a youth between 7-15 years old who needs help paying for the cost of registration, please click here to apply for a scholarship. Whenever possible, we would love to hear from the actual participant instead of the parents.
Athlete scholarship selections will be made on a rolling basis. Scholarship covers the $25 entry fee; athletes will still be responsible for purchasing the USA Triathlon membership.
A participant's age is based on his or her age as of December 31, 2018. The minimum race age for Sun City Splash & Dash is 7; the maximum age is 15. Any participant younger than 7 or older than 15 as of December 31, 2019 is not eligible to participate in the event. USA Triathlon race-age rules apply.
WHAT TO BRING
Participants should bring the following items:
For a race day checklist, click here.
REFUNDS & TRANSFERS
All entry fees are non-refundable, non-deferrable and non-transferable. No exceptions.
Sun City Splash & Dash benefits KCOS, El Paso's public television station.
Sun City Splash & Dash is part of USA Triathlon's
2019 Youth Aquathlon Series!
Check HERE for additional info about other
Splash & Dash in the series.
Sun City Splash & Dash in the News
It's a family affair at the Sun City Splash and Dash - El Paso Times
Splash & Dash aquathlon brings out youth competitors (photos) - SportsTown El Paso
Sun City Splash & Dash - Fun for EP Kids
Splash and Dash: Kids swim and run their way to active, healthy living - SportsTown El Paso