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Olivia Curran, 11, of White Plains, crossed the (Credit: Kathleen Fordyce)

Olivia Curran, 11, of White Plains, crossed the finish line in the 2012 Runner's Edge-TOBAY Junior Triathlon with a time of 13:17. She had the best time of all the competitors, who ranged from ages 8 to 13. (Aug. 25, 2012)

Hundreds turn out for junior triathlon

Approximately 300 kids participated in the 2012 Runner's Edge-TOBAY Junior Triathlon, completing a 200-yard swim in Oyster Bay Harbor, 2.5-mile bike ride and 1-mile run.

At the start of the 2012 Runner's Edge-TOBAY
(Credit: Kathleen Fordyce)

At the start of the 2012 Runner's Edge-TOBAY Junior Triathlon, children ages 8 to 13 took to Oyster Bay Harbor for a 200-yard swim, before completing a 2.5-mile bike ride and 1-mile run. (Aug. 25, 2012)

Approximately 300 kids participated in the 2012 Runner's
(Credit: Kathleen Fordyce)

Approximately 300 kids participated in the 2012 Runner's Edge-TOBAY Junior Triathlon, completing a 200-yard swim in Oyster Bay Harbor, 2.5-mile bike ride and 1-mile run. Before the start of the race in Oyster Bay, they listened to detailed instructions and the rules of the race. (Aug. 25, 2012)

Sophia Scarpa, 9, and her brother Joseph, 10,
(Credit: Kathleen Fordyce)

Sophia Scarpa, 9, and her brother Joseph, 10, from Bethpage prepared their bikes in the transition area, getting ready to compete in the 2012 Runner's Edge-TOBAY Junior Triathlon in Oyster Bay. (Aug. 25, 2012)

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Kids competing in the 2012 Runner's Edge-TOBAY Junior
(Credit: Kathleen Fordyce)

Kids competing in the 2012 Runner's Edge-TOBAY Junior Triathlon got ready for their 200-yard swim in Oyster Bay Harbor. (Aug. 25, 2012)

Kids ages 8 to 13 competed in the
(Credit: Kathleen Fordyce)

Kids ages 8 to 13 competed in the 2012 Runner's Edge-TOBAY Junior Triathlon, swimming 200-yards in Oyster Bay Harbor, riding their bike for 2.5 miles, then completing a 1-mile run. (Aug. 25, 2012)

The first wave of competitors in the 2012
(Credit: Kathleen Fordyce)

The first wave of competitors in the 2012 Runner's Edge-TOBAY Junior Triathlon took to Oyster Bay Harbor for the first leg of the race. (Aug. 25, 2012)

Every child who competed in the 2012 Runner's
(Credit: Kathleen Fordyce)

Every child who competed in the 2012 Runner's Edge-TOBAY Junior Triathlon received a medal after crossing the finish line. (Aug. 25, 2012)

Olivia Curran, 11, of White Plains, crossed the
(Credit: Kathleen Fordyce)

Olivia Curran, 11, of White Plains, crossed the finish line in the 2012 Runner's Edge-TOBAY Junior Triathlon with a time of 13:17. She had the best time of all the competitors, who ranged from ages 8 to 13. (Aug. 25, 2012)

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James Dysart and Nolan Mingst, both 13 and
(Credit: Kathleen Fordyce)

James Dysart and Nolan Mingst, both 13 and from Hicksville, finished first and second consecutively in the 12-13 age group in the 2012 Runner's Edge-TOBAY Junior Triathlon. Dysart completed the race in 14:22 and Mingst completed the race in 14:37. (Aug. 25, 2012)

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