Encourage your young athletes to register for the annual Youth Triathlon at St. Charles High School (5305 Piney Church Road, Waldorf) on Sunday, June 10. This event is open to all youth 15 years old and younger. Each child will swim, bike, and run specified distances determined by their age group. Check-in/registration time is 7 a.m. The event starts at 8 a.m.

All participants will wear a chip to track their time throughout the event. The Recreation Division has partnered with the Race Works Gruppetto, the official scoring and timing company of the Fairfax 2016 Police and Fire World Games, to time the event.  Awards will be presented to the first, second, and third place male and female in each category.  All participants will receive a medal. 

Register by Wednesday, May 16 to qualify for the early bird registration fee of $35. Registration from Thursday, May 17 to Friday, June 9 is $40.  All participants registered before Wednesday, May 23 will be guaranteed a T-shirt.  On-site registration will be available the day of the event with a fee of $50.  Online registration is available atwww.CharlesCountyParks.com.

For more information on these events or other activities offered by the Department of Recreation, Parks, and Tourism, visit www.CharlesCountyParks.com and www.facebook.com/CharlesCountyParksRecreation, or call 301-932-3470. Citizens with special needs may contact the Maryland Relay Service at 711, or Relay Service TDD: 800-735-2258.

About Charles County Government

The mission of Charles County Government is to provide our citizens the highest quality service possible in a timely, efficient and courteous manner. To achieve this goal, our government must be operated in an open and accessible atmosphere, be based on comprehensive long- and short-term planning and have an appropriate managerial organization tempered by fiscal responsibility. We support and encourage efforts to grow a diverse workplace. Charles County is a place where all people thrive, and businesses grow and prosper; where the preservation of our heritage and environment is paramount; where government services to its citizens are provided at the highest level of excellence; and where the quality of life is the best in the nation.

It is the policy of Charles County to provide equal employment opportunity to all persons regardless of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religious or political affiliation or opinion, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression, or any other status protected by law.