The BQA are very excited to announce all the dates for our 2018 ‘QuadKidz’ Race Series! This will comprise of 3 Quadrathlon’s for our youngsters, there are various distances for the 3 age groups. (9-12) (13-15) and (16-18). At each race they will pick up points, which will go towards ‘Championship Prizes’ in each category. The Child with the most points in each age group will win the Prize, but they must of done 2 events from the series and must be a BQA QuadKidz Member. After the 3rd race at Box End we will honor our QuadKidz Champions!
Overall Winners must be ‘BQA QuadKidz’ members, very reasonable membership for the year. £7 individual child or £5 per child if parent is a BQA Member. Membership_Form 2018
‘Dearne Valley Quad’ Sunday 10th June is our First Race of the season. A Big thanks to Mark Benton for hosting this again, it was certainly the feel good factor event of the year in 2017! This race takes place within this lovely Manvers Waterpark . (camping available on site). The aim is to deliver a fun Quadrathon where our children can enjoy the challenge, be encouraged all the way, and feel a great sense of achievement afterwards!
Entries and Information Dearne-Valley-Quad- QuadKidz
‘LincsQuadKidz’ Saturday 16th/17th June 2018 Training Camp & Race
This will be a brilliant weekend of ‘Quadrathlon Fun’ hosted by Lincsquad members & British Triathlon and British Cycling coaches. Saturday will consist of – off road cycling, running, open water swimming and kayak practice, with lots of help, encouragement and fun along the way! Well and Truly tested by ‘Lincsquaders & Squadlets’ last summer!
Wet suits, buoyancy aids, and approved cycle helmets compulsory.
10am to 6pm. Ages 8 to 18 years (as at 31/12/18)
Cost: Lincsquad members £17.50 none members £20
Limited camping on site (no caravans)
Venue: North Lincolnshire and Humberside Sailing Club, Barton Upon Humber, DN18 5RB.
‘BQA QuadKidz’ Event Sunday 17th June 2018 The Second Race of the ‘BQA QuadKidz 2018 National Series. and a first ever QuadKidz race for Lincsquad, no doubt this will live up to their top class race organization! Certainly a weekend not to be missed!
Race Start: 1 pm – Cost: £12
‘Box End QuadKidz’ Sunday 15th July 2018
Our third and final QuadKidz race will be at Box End. Thanks to Mark Pryor ‘Quadrac Racing’ for putting on this last year, it was a last minute plan after the success of Dearne Valley Quad and it fitted perfectly into the main race.The juniors were inspirational, it’s a tough course for them … but plenty of us cheered them along as we raced, they certainly had to dig deep at times, but they all finished, with a smile and a huge sense of Achievement! It will be so good to see them out there again, this will be the the final race and the BQA will present the ‘Championship Prizes’ to ‘BQA QuadKidz’ who have completed the Race Series!
More details to follow Box End
Lets watch ‘Quadkidz’ Grow and Grow, exciting times ahead for our juniors –
Its time for our ‘QuadKidz’ to Shine!