New Glarus AlphornKids Splash-n-Dash!


We're excited to offer the New Glarus AlphornKids Splash-n-Dash!  This event combines swimming and running and gives kids a taste of what it’s like to participate in a triathlon.  TheAlphornKids Splash-n-Dash will begin with a pre-race briefing near the flag pole in the Village Park at 10:30 am on Sunday, August 2nd.  Participants will swim in the village pool before they head into the transition area and then take off on their run.



Registration is NOW OPEN through  Please CLICK HERE to register!

  • Please note that we cannot guarantee Shirts for registrations after  7/24/20.


Age Groups and Distances

  • 4-6 year-olds: 12 ½ yard swim in shallow area of the pool and one lap around the Village Park

  • 7-9 year-olds: 100 yard swim and 2 kilometer (1.2 mile) run

  • 10-12 year-olds: 200 yard swim and 2 kilometer (1.2 mile) run



  • Flotation devices are allowed for the 4-6 year-old age group. Swim caps are optional. Wear shoes for safety on the run.

  • One adult can assist a child in the transition area. No other family members should be in the transition area.

  • Only AlphornKids’ equipment is allowed in the transition area such as shoes, clothing, water bottle, etc.

  • No pets are allowed in the transition area.

  • For safety reasons, please stay out of and do not take equipment out of the transition area until the AlphornKids event is over.

  • For the safety and self-esteem of your child please do not force your child to compete in or finish the race.

  • Awards will immediately follow the race.

  • Children must wear their timing chip throughout the race in order to receive a time.

  • Please have your race number pinned on and visible during the run portion.

  • Follow the directions of the Race Officials and Marshals without question.

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