General Little Minnow Race Information - July 16, 2017


This event will not be timed.

You can register

  • online
  • Or by downloading a registration form -

  • Race information.

    • Helmets are mandatory. Swim caps are mandatory and will be provided. Children will be allowed to wear life jackets and wetsuits if needed.
    • Body marking is required and will be done near the packet pick-up area.
    • One Parent of a participant from ages 5 - 7, and 8 - 10 will be allowed in the transition area, while kids triathlon is in progress, to assist with their child’s gear. Older participants, ages 11 - 13, will not be allowed assistance in the transition area.
    • Only Kids Triathlon equipment is allowed in the transition area such as bikes, shoes, clothing, helmets, water bottles, etc.
    • For safety reasons, please stay out of and do not take equipment out of the transition area until ALL participants have finished.
    • Awards will immediately follow completion of the last racer.
    • Transition will close 10 minutes prior to the start of the race.



    Swim:  Racers will be starting 1 child at a time every 5 seconds.  Parents please seed your child within their age group.  Fastest going first.  We will begin with  ages 5-7, than 8 - 10, than 11 - 13.  5-7 year olds will do one lap out. 8 - 10 and 11- 13 will go out and back.  Participants will start in waves. Wetsuits or life vests will be allowed.  Great swim caps are mandatory and provided in the race packets!


    Racers will run east on the waterfront trail toward Cluver's and Ashland Honda Toyota.

    5-7 year olds will run .25 miles

    8 - 10 year olds will run .50 miles.

    11 - 13 year olds will run .75miles.


    5-7 year olds will follow the waterfront trail west on the abandoned railroad bed, to the waterfront trail then turnaround and back the same way.

    8-13 year olds will follow the same route but will continue straight to the 1 mile marker and turnaround at the corner of Willis and Water Street.

    Click here for bike map.


    Ages 5-7

    • 25 yard swim
    • 1 mile bike
    • 1/4 mile run

    Ages 8-10

    • 50 yard swim
    • 1/2 mile run
    • 2 mile bike

    Ages 11-13

    • 50 yard swim
    • 3/4 mile run
    • 2 mile bike

    Any questions call the Ashland Chamber at 715-682-2500 or email us at