9 Sept, 2021 | Swim 380m • Bike 18k • Run 4.2k
In 2021, CHALLENGEALMERE-AMSTERDAM will again organize the Junior Challenge. This race for school attending youth takes place on Thursday, September 9th. It is being organized together with high school Echnaton on behalf of the KVLO-school sports, Olympic Moves. This makes it a Dutch Championship accessible for both professional athletes and recreational athletes.
During the World Triathlon Multisport Championships in Almere, students are allowed to race on the official course. The distances are adjusted, creating a great challenge for students from secondary education. The students participate in two categories: younger than 16 years and 16 years and older.
The distances are:
- 380m swimming in the Weerwater in Almere
- 18km cycling
- 4,2km running
In total, students participate in 1/10th of a long distance triathlon! This triathlon is a challenge for which stamina and endurance are needed. All this together make this race a great spectacle!
Registration before 23 July, participation in the Junior Challenge is free. After the 23rd, participation will cost € 2,50 per student. Entry closes the 21st of August or when maximum capacity is reached.
What's in the Junior Challenge Race Kit?
Every participant receives the Junior Challenge Race Kit: a bag filled with various goodies and gear you’ll need for the race.
9 September 2021
09:00 – 11:00 am
Registration Junior Challenge
Start Junior Challenge start in two start series: 1st group: pro-athletes, 2nd group: other students
Award Ceremony Junior Challenge
Look at the start list of Junior Challenge Almere-Amsterdam.
You will receive your starting package before the race after you tell us your starting number (will be assigned 1 week prior the race) and show us your ID card.