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October 16, 2021
12:00 PM
Time Details:
12:00 PM - Transition area opens 12:45 PM - Transition area closes 12:45 PM - Youth Pre-Race Meeting in pool area 1:00 - Youth Junior Start 1:15 - Youth Senior Start
Bachman Indoor Pool
2750 Bachman Dr.
Dallas, TX 75220
$20 race entry fee includes USAT membership, 2 training sessions, family swim after the event!
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KIDS! Fall Splash & Dash

Saturday, October 16, 2021

Splash and Dash is a fun and fast-growing sport that combines running and swimming. The run can take place on a trail, a road or a path. Similarly, the swim can take place in any body of water – a pool, a reservoir, or an ocean. USA Triathlon’s Splash & Dash Youth Aquathlon Series will feature a swim/run combination. As an athlete progresses and depending on water conditions, a traditional aquathlon may either feature a swim/run or a run/swim/run combination. Why Participate? Exposes and educates youth to the multisport lifestyle. It will really help you to “get your feet wet!” Engages youth athletes in pre-race and post-race activities such as vendor areas, clinics, and additional educational opportunities. Creates an opportunity to meet friends and other youth athletes who are interested and also engage in the multisport lifestyle! Less equipment required compared to that of a triathlon since a Splash and Dash (aquathlon) does not require a bike.


Bachman Indoor Pool
2750 Bachman Dr
Dallas, TX 75220

Satruday October 16, 2021
Race starts @ 1:00PM
See below for race day schedule and important transition opening and check in times!

Youth Jr. Age 7-10 100MSwim – 1K Run
Youth Sr. Age 11-15 200M Swim – 2K Run
Racing Age determined by the participants age on December 31, 2021.

12:00 PM Transition area opens
12:45 PM Transition area closes
12:45 PM Youth Pre-Race Meeting in pool area
1:00 PM Youth Junior Start
1:15 PM Youth Senior start


All athletes will pick up their bibs and goody bags before checking into the transition area. Please arrive before the transition area closes to have plenty of time to check in and get set up! See all times above!



Parking is available at Bachman Indoor Pool and Bachman Recreation Center

Additional details

Race day meeting:  All participants are required to attend a pre-race meeting at 12:45PM on race day at the pool area. Event particulars will be discussed and questions will be answered by race organizers. Plan on arriving early to check in and setup your transition area PRIOR to the pre-race meeting.

Transition area: Transition area opens at 12:00PM and closes at 12:45PM. Bring all your race gear into the transition area, and find the aisle where your number is. Sidewalk chalk will be available for kids to “customize” their space for easy identification during the race. Lay out your gear in your ‘spot’. Drink plenty of fluids, relax, and report to the pre-race meeting at 12:45PM in at the pool area.  After the race, check your transition area to make sure that you have collected everything you brought in with you. We highly recommend that you mark all of your gear, especially shoes! You must claim all your gear as you exit on race day. One adult will be allowed in transition with athlete to assist with set up. After transition closes, only race officials, staff, racer and volunteers will be allowed in transition.

KIDS! Summer Splash & Dash is a USAT sanctioned events, the following rules apply. 

In compliance with USAT rules, a parent or legal guardian is required to present their driver’s license AND child’s USAT membership card. See below for more USAT information.

All Racers must have USAT membership to race. No exceptions. Annual membership is for youth is $10. Memberships are included with registration price. 


All finishers of the KIDS! Fall Splash & Dash will receive a race medal! The race will not be chip timed.

All participants will receive a custom bib and goody bag!

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