Hongkong Junior Race 2017

Hongkong Junior Race 2017
Kam Tin Country Club"Hong Kong
Hongkong Junior Race 2017

Hongkong Junior Race 2017

Kam Tin Country Club"Hong Kong

The Spartan Junior Race was created to help young athletes of all athletic abilities foster a life-long commitment to fitness and health. These events provide an opportunity for racers to develop and test their fitness in an exciting, outdoor environment where having fun and getting dirty is mandatory!

To get an idea of what a Spartan Junior Race is like, check out this video. Racers run, balance, walk, crawl and climb their way through a fun-filled obstacle course that helps them discover how Spartan Strong they really are.

Prizes: To be awarded to the 3 fastest boys and girls from the competitive 10am (11-13 year old) heat. 

Heats: Heats are age specific. Racers MUST meet the minimum age requirement for a heat in order to qualify for that heat. If a child misses the start of their heat, they must wait until the next start time for their age category. Please be sure to have your child to the start line at least 10 minutes before their scheduled start to avoid disappointment. Please refer to the following heat times:

10:00am 11-13 years old, COMPETITIVE*

10:30am 4 years old

10:50am 5-7 years old

11:10am 8-10 years old

11:35am 11-13 years old

2:00pm 11-13 years old

2:20pm 8-13 years old, MIXED AGE**

2:50pm 8-10 years old

3:15pm 5-10 years old, MIXED AGE***

3:45pm 5-7 years old

*COMPETITIVE -This heat is for 11-13 year old racers who are strong runners and would like to test their skills in a more competitive environment. This heat is NOT timed. The first 3 male and first 3 female racers who cross the Finish line will be awarded during a prize presentation.

**MIXED AGE -This heat allows racers who are 8-13 years old to compete together on the 11-13 year old, 2km course.

***MIXED AGE -This heat allows racers who are 5-10 years old to compete together on the 8-10 year old, 1km  course.

Adult Race Chaperones: 4-year-old racers MUST have an adult INSIDE the race lane with them for the duration of the race. 5-7 year olds MAY have an adult INSIDE the race lane with them (optional). 8-13 year olds MAY NOT have an adult INSIDE the race lane with them.

Adults may follow along the OUTSIDE of the race lane for all age categories, AT THEIR OWN RISK. Adults are NOT allowed to use the Spartan Junior obstacles.

Spartan Junior Race Finishers: Every Junior racer receives a headband, racer's T-shirt and Medal. 

THE MOST FUN KILOMETER IN THE WORLD

Welcome to the awesome Spartan obstacle race course designed specially for pint sized warriors. Kids will crawl climb tumble and jump through exciting physical challenges that will help them develop a great attitude towards an active lifestyle. Tackling the largest Spartan junior race in the world will also appeal to your child's natural sense of adventure, help build strong bones and lean muscles, and is a healthy way for them to unwind and take a break from exams! With Junior medals, finisher tees, and brand new Spartan Junior merchandise coming your way, this is the race where kids will prove that you can't put an age on the Spartan spirit.

The Spartan Junior Race was created to help young athletes of all athletic abilities foster a life-long commitment to fitness and health. These events provide an opportunity for racers to develop and test their fitness in an exciting, outdoor environment where having fun and getting dirty is mandatory!

To get an idea of what a Spartan Junior Race is like, check out this video:

Racers run, balance, walk, crawl and climb their way through a fun-filled obstacle course that helps them discover how Spartan Strong they really are.

 

 

Venue


Kam Tin Country Club, Yuen Long

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Date


April 22, 2017 

Ages

Racers from 4 to 13 years old as of race day.

Spartan Junior Race Distances

0.5 km (4 years old), 0.5-1km (5-7 years old), 1 km (8-10 years old), 2 km (11-13 years old)

Prizes

To be awarded to the 3 fastest boys and girls from the competitive 9am (11-13 year old) heats.

Heats

Heats are age specific. Racers MUST meet the minimum age requirement for a heat in order to qualify for that heat. If a child misses the start of their heat, they must wait until the next start time for their age category. Please be sure to have your child to the start line at least 10 minutes before their scheduled start to avoid disappointment. Please refer to the following heat times:

***MIXED AGE -This heat allows racers who are 5-10 years old to compete together on the 8-10 year old, 1km  course.

****Age means age on the day of the race

Adult Race Chaperones: 4-year-old racers MUST have an adult INSIDE the race lane with them for the duration of the race. 5-7 year olds MAY have an adult INSIDE the race lane with them (optional). 8-13 year olds MAY NOT have an adult INSIDE the race lane with them.

Adults may follow along the OUTSIDE of the race lane for all age categories, AT THEIR OWN RISK. Adults are NOT allowed to use the Spartan Junior obstacles.

Spartan Junior Race Finishers: Every Junior racer receives a headband, racer's T-shirt and Medal.