Wednesday, 14 February 2018


Frimley Park, Frimley

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

Gisborne Tue 20 Feb ’18

Earlybird Discount Closes

Midnight, Sun 14 Jan ’18

School Group Applicants Close

Midnight, Thu 18 Jan ’18

Courier Option Closes

Midnight, Thu 25 Jan ’18

School Bulk Upload Registrations Close

Midnight, Thu 25 Jan ’18

Online Registrations Close

Midnight, Thu 8 Feb ’18

The Hastings Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon is located at Frimley Park in Frimley. The TRYathlon will begin with the swim leg in the outdoor pool at Frimley pool. The pool is 50m in length. The Transition area is located in Frimley Park. The bike leg is around Hawkes Bay Regional Sports Park, and the run leg is around Frimley Park itself. You can download our course map from the Maps tab below to see the full routes. The best areas for parking will be announced in our event information emails to registered participants and on our Facebook page closer to the event date.

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See you next year

We are so proud of all the kids getting out there to give it a TRY! We had a great time bringing Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon to Hastings and we hope you enjoyed the event too.

Congratulations to the following school groups who won some great prizes:
• Taradale Primary School – Sanitarium Product Pack (rrp value $300) thanks to Sanitarium
• Te Mata School – 15 FREE 2018/2019 Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon Series entries (rrp value $562.50) thanks to Sanitarium
• Mahora Primary School – $300 Sports Gear Voucher thanks to Toyota
• Te Kura O Pakipaki – $1000 Haier Voucher thanks to Haier.

Congratulations to Te Kura o Pakipaki for registering the largest percentage of their school roll as participants, and to Te Mata School for registering the largest school group into the TRYathlon.

Check out some of the photos from the day in our photo gallery, and download your certificate of participation.

If you would like to register your interest for the 2018/19 Series Hastings event, please sign up to our VIP Mailing List at the bottom of this page.

Until 8 Feb 2018Until 12 Feb 2018
1 Individual participant $46.50 $56.00
2 Individual participants $93.00 $112.00
Family of Three $126.00 $135.00
Family of Four $168.00 $180.00
Family of Five $210.00 $225.00
Family of Six $252.00 $270.00
Team of Two $85.00 $94.00
School Participant $41.25 n/a
Multi-Event Discount* $31.75 $41.00

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


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


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


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.


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

Plus free breakfast and activities in the village for all.

See you next year

“It helps with maintain healthy lifestyle choices, gain self-confidence and achieve personal goals.”

Rachael (Parent) 2014/2015 Hastings Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon

“She loves cycling, running and swimming so what a great fun day out to do all of these.”

Carol (Parent) 2014/2015 Hastings Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon

“Was feeling very nervous about it but giving it a go and succeeding gave sense of accomplishment.”

Nicole (Parent) 2014/2015 Hastings Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon

See you next year

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!

17-18 Hastings - Course Map v3

Course Map

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

17-18 Hastings - Village Map v3


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


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