The Inaugural Tampa Bay Kids Triathlon kicked off Adventure Island’s Seasonal opening Saturday, March 9. Junior Varsity kids (ages 7 to 10) participated in a 100 m swim, 1.5 mile bike ride, and a half-mile run. Varsity kids (ages 11-15) did a 200m swim, 3 mile ride, followed by a mile-long run.
About 200 participants were up for the challenge, a joint partnership of Busch Gardens’ Adventure Island and the Tampa Bay Sports Commission.
Adventure Island is expecting a “season of fun!” offering their best season-long deal in their Adventure Island Weekday Pass.
- Play weekdays all season long – Enjoy unlimited weekday access to Adventure Island during the 2013 season with no blackout dates.
- Valid Mondays through Fridays, March 11 through Sept. 2, 2013
- Purchase at AdventureIsland.com, at the Adventure Island or Busch Gardens front gates or by calling 1-888-800-5447.
- The Adventure Island Weekday Pass is $51 for adults and children.
Head down to their Key West-themed paradise to enjoy thrilling slides and tube rides, including Riptide, Wahoo Run®, Key West Rapids, Runaway Rapids, Everglides®, Calypso Coaster, Aruba Tuba, Caribbean Corkscrew®, Water Moccasin and Gulf Scream. Or just kick back on the beach or in the 17,000-square-foot wave pool, play on professional sand volleyball courts, breeze through the tropical gift shop or let the current sweep you through a half-mile of lush landscapes and tropical waterfalls on the Rambling Bayou.