Kroc Center’s 1st annual youth triathlon!

Calling all kids with a sense of adventure and readiness to try something new!

JUST TRI IT is one of the only youth-based triathlons in South Carolina that offers an untimed, pick-your-distance experience.

Kids of all abilities and athletic backgrounds from the ages of 6 to 16 can easily fall in love with triathlon racing!

Registration opens on March 22nd!



  • 100yd swim -1.6mi bike – 0.4mi run


  • 150yd swim – 4.0mi bike – 1.2mi run

The Youth Triathlon will take place on the Swamp Rabbit Trail (bike), Soccer Field (run) and Aquatics Arena (swim).

Meet out Aquatics Director and Youth Triathlon Director, Steve Croucher! Steve has been training and competing in triathlons since 2013 domestically and abroad. He holds the title of 2017 PanAm age group champion and 2017 ITU age group world champion. Steve has organized and run 1st-timer adult triathlon training clinics.

Steve says, “I’m fascinated with the ability for a single sport to encompass so many different elements that require one’s attention. More importantly, a sport that allows one to improve their work/life/sport balance, discipline, dedication, work ethic, mental fortitude, and a love for 3 sports at once.”

Race day is Friday, May 21

4:30 PM – 8:30 PM

Pricing Options and Information

  • $45 – Short Distance
  • $50 – Long Distance

Recommended Equipment for Athletes

  • Swim – swim suit. goggles, and a towel
  • Bike – bike (road, mountain, or cruiser), helmet, and shorts/t-shirt
  • Run – running shoes. shorts, t-shirt, and socks

We are welcoming in-kind contributions and donations!

Please reach out to us if you or your organization are interested in getting involved: