KEEN Vail Kids Adventure Race
When: From 08/08/2013 to 08/11/2013
The 4th annual KEEN Vail Kids Adventure Race will offer kids, ages six through 14, the opportunity to experience the thrill of adventure racing through Vail and the surrounding wilderness. During the race, teams of two will work together to navigate a variety of sports and and problem-solving challenges, including mountain biking, hiking, tubing, archery, a low ropes course, a zip line, a climbing wall, a Tarzan swing, a giant slip-n-slide and more. The KEEN Vail Kids Adventure Race will begin with instructions and a safety briefing by Race Director and Adventure Racer, Billy Mattison. Competitors will be divided into waves based on age and start at set intervals. Younger children will race Saturday, Aug. 10 and older participants will race on Sunday, Aug. 11, 2013.
New for 2013! The 2013 KEEN Vail Kids Adventure Race will expand to four days of fun for kids and families this summer. The event will include two days of optional skills clinics for race participants, an interactive Family Adventure Expo area and two days of competition with multiple courses based on the age and ability level of participants. The age limit for this year's event has been increased to 14 years old.