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Posted on Fri, Jun 7, 2013 : 4:07 p.m.

Chelsea motorists asked to use caution during kids triathlon

By Chelsea Hoedl

The Chelsea Police Department is asking motorists to use caution when traveling in the areas of Belsar Estates and Chelsea Ridge neighborhoods Saturday during the Chelsea Aquatic Club Kids Triathlon. Participants in the run will begin at 9 a.m. at Beach Middle School and should complete the run by 10:30 a.m.

The race is open to kids between the ages of 6 and 14. Participants ages 6 to 10 will swim 100 yards, bike three miles and run a half-mile. Kids between the ages of 11 and 14 will swim 200 yards, bike six miles, and run one mile.

The top three boys and girls to finish in each age group will receive awards following the race.

Online registration has closed for the event.

Chelsea Hoedl is an intern reporter for She can be reached at



Sat, Jun 8, 2013 : 12:50 a.m.

Sounds like great fun! Good luck with the weather!