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Welcome to TRiKC’s “TriKIDS” web page. We are excited that you are interested in the sport of triathlon and we hope you check back often for information and tips concerning the sport. We invite you to become an official member of TRiKC and to join our elite youth team. Our web page will give you access to all the valuable information and many other benefits. We also invite you to participate in TRiKC’s Longview Jr. Triathlon, the JCC Youth Triathlon, the Midwest Iron Kid Triathlon, and the JCPRD U Kids Triathlon which are held every summer. Each of these events provides a fun and healthy opportunity to help children stay active. By combining swimming, biking and running in one sport, participants benefit from a well-rounded fitness activity while enhancing their endurance and strength, all while having fun. Tri Hard!


TriKIDS Web Page

Make sure to visit our TriKIDS web page which features information about our triathlons and training advice. Click here.

Follow TriKIDS on Twitter: We invite you to follow TriKIDs on Twitter. To get the most recent racing and training information, click here.

Team Work Makes Dreams Work

Join our youth tri team! SBR Elite Training and Racing is a triathlon youth development program for junior triathletes ages 8 through 16. Team members are trained by USA Triathlon coaches that are committed to building champions in the sport of triathlon. Members of the team SBR Elite squad should possess a strong desire to train as a triathlete and to compete at a high level. SBR Elite squad athletes are trained and prepped for team competition at local, regional and national levels.

For those ages 15 to 20, we invite you to join our 20u High Performance SBR Elite Team is dedicated to supporting team members in their pursuit of non-drafting and draft-legal triathlon racing. Team participation can lead to the integration into the Olympic Development Pipeline of USA Triathlon or non-drafting professional or age group racing. Members are local to the Kansas City area and non-local satellite athletes. The program is designed to help junior triathletes succeed on national and international stages in high school, collegiate, and professional formats. We strive to develop a love of the sport of triathlon for our athletes. We welcome all interested!

Squad members need swim goggles, swimsuit, bike shorts, running clothes and their own bike. Other training equipment will also be recommended depending on the needs of the athlete. During the spring and summer months, the program is free, except for some minor expense and the online access fee for the personalized online training program prepared by a USA Triathlon Certified Coach. Come race with us! If you would likt to be part of the SBR Elite Squad, email us at 


We are very disappointed to announce that the 27th annual TRiKC Longview Jr. Triathlon presented by the Lee's Summit Parks and Recreation Department will not be held until 2020. This nationally recognized triathlon is held at the Longview Recreation in Lee’s Summit, Missouri. The race distances for the various age groups are Tri for Tots: 25 yard kiddie pool swim/float/splash, .5 mile bike, .25 mile run; Super-Sprint: 50 yard swim, 1.5 mile bike, .5 mile run; Sprint: 100 yard pool swim, 3 mile bike, and 1 mile run; Long Course: 200 yard pool swim, 6 mile bike, and 2 mile run; and Junior: 300 yard swim, 9 mile bike, 3 mile run. This event will also features a competition for triathlon teams.

For additional information and to register for the triathlon, visit

Midwest YOUTH Triathlon SERIES

Be part of the Midwest Triathlon Youth Championship Series in which youth triathletes to compete head-to-head for a chance to be crowned the Midwest Triathlon Youth Champion!

or both male and female competitors in the Midwest Youth Triathlon Series, awards will be given for first, second, and third place in each of the following two-year age categories: 8 and under; 9-10; 11-12; and 13-14.

All triathletes who participate in all four events in the Series will receive special recognition and will be entered into a raffle to win an Garmin Forerunner 35! For more information, visit