Date

Tuesday, 20 February 2018


Location

Gisborne


Age Requirements

7yrs to 15yrs inclusive


Distances For Age 7 (Approx.)

Swim 50m, Cycle 4km, Run 1.5km


Distances For Ages 8-10 (Approx.)

Swim 100m, Cycle 4km, Run 1.5km


Distances For Ages 11-15 (Approx.)

Swim 200m, Cycle 8km, Run 1.5km


Nearby Events

Hastings Wed 14 Feb ’18


Earlybird Discount Closes

Midnight, Sun 21 Jan ’18


School Group Applicants Close

Midnight, Wed 24 Jan ’18


Courier Option Closes

Midnight, Wed 31 Jan ’18


School Registration Closes

Midnight, Wed 31 Jan ’18


Online Registrations Close

Midnight, Tue 13 Feb ’18


The Gisborne Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon is located at Churchill Park in Awapuni. The TRYathlon will begin with the swim leg on Midway Beach in the ocean parallel to the beach. TRYathletes are generally able to stand-up during the short swim, however we do encourage everyone to give swimming a go! The swim course will be marked by buoys and overseen by 10 trained lifeguards, who will stand in the water along the length of the course. In the event of adverse weather, the swim will be moved to the nearby Olympic Pool Complex. The Transition area is located beside the Olympic pool. The bike leg is along Centennial Marine parade. You can download our course map from the Maps tab below to see the full routes.

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Parking
Public parking will be available at Watson Park, with access from Awapuni Rd. Please follow the signage and direction of marshals.

REGISTATION PACKAGE EARLYBIRD DISCOUNTED PRICE ONLINE DISCOUNTED PRICE FULL PRICE
1 Individual participant $38.00 $46.50 $56.00
2 Individual participants $76.00 $93.00 $112.00
Family of Three $114.00 $126.00 $135.00
Family of Four $152.00 $168.00 $180.00
Family of Five $190.00 $210.00 $225.00
Family of Six $228.00 $252.00 $270.00
Team of Two $76.00 $85.00 $94.00
School Participant $38.00 $41.25 n/a
Multi-Event Discount* n/a $31.75 $41.00

* Please call 0800 WEET BIX (0800 9338 249) to receive your Multi-event discount coupon.

HAVE FUN

We create a safe environment where kids can focus on enjoying time with friends on the course or in activities around the TRYathlon Village.

BE INSPIRED

Every child, no matter their ability, is considered a champion and encouraged by Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon Ambassadors. A medallion is awarded for completion.

BOOST CONFIDENCE

85% of parents tell us their child felt better about themselves or were glowing with pride on completion and their self-esteem and self-confidence improved.

GREAT VALUE

TRYathletes receive a KIT stuffed full of goodies from Weet-Bix and our sponsors.

Plus free breakfast and activities in the village for all.

COMING SOON

 

“Great atmosphere and day out with friends.”

Claire (Parent) 2014/2015 Gisborne Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon


“It’s a fun event focused on participation, not placing. It’s also so great to have a fitness goal to work towards.”

Holly (Parent) 2014/2015 Gisborne Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon


“It is fun and the feeling of finishing and getting a medal is amazing.”

Rebecca (Parent) 2014/2015 Gisborne Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon

All Blacks World

TRY out your rugby skills on the inflatable All Blacks World obstacle course!

TRYathlon Village

Check out the awesome activities held in the Village while you’re waiting for your TRYathlon to begin!

Prize Giving

Have your participant bib scanned at the Check In tent when you put your bike into Transition and you’ll go into the draw to win some great prizes!

TRY Ambassadors

Our Weet­Bix Kids TRYathlon Series is supported by our team of TRYathlon ambassadors and each event is attended by at least one of them. You could meet celebrities such as our National Ambassador Valerie Adams!

Course Map

To download a PDF of the course map, click on the button below.

VILLAGE MAP

To download a PDF of the village map, click on the button below.

SWIM Map

To download a PDF of the swim map, click on the button below.