Bellingham Kids Traverse
Sunday, June 28th, 2015 at 10am at Bellingham’s Civic Field
New this year: Two heats by age group. See Event Schedule for details.
KIDS can have just as much FUN as their Parents!
Get the Kids Hooked on the Clay for Earth Bellingham KIDS Traverse, a fun relay race that celebrates the journey of wild salmon. 6 – 12 year olds form SOLO (Chinook), TANDEM (Coho), RELAY TEAMS (Chum) to run, bike and compete on an obstacle course through Bellingham’s Civic Field.
Top 3 finishers in each age group get awards and all finishers get a KIDS Traverse medal and Mallard ice cream. The KIDS Traverse supports the Stewardship and Education Programs of Recreation Northwest. This is the day after the popular Lake Padden Triathlon on Saturday, June 27th.
Starting in Civic Stadium, The KIDS Traverse course offers a 1 mi. Run through Salmon Woods; 1.5 mi. Mountain Bike around Civic and Geri Fields; .5 mi. Obstacle Course inside Civic Stadium; .25 mi Team TREK to Mallard Ice Cream Finish Line.
Get details on the Bellingham Kids Traverse Course.
See Map below for Eagle Eye view.
@ Finish Line !!
We are supported by Local Sponsors to be able to make it all happen. It takes a village! Want to join Clay for Earth, Mallard Ice Cream and others? Check out the 2015 Bellingham KIDS Traverse Sponsor Guide (PDF)
We are partnering with Sustainable Connections and the Eat Local First campaign. Healthy living starts at home. You are what you eat! Grow Great Kids.
See Kids Traverse Divisions for full details of age groups.
Bring Your Own (Water) Bottle. We will have water for you to refill your water bottles. This is part of our efforts to provide a sustainable event and demonstrate smart behavior for our kids. We have great drinking water that we work to protect- let’s enjoy it.
The Full Course Map
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