Date

Tuesday, 20 March 2017


Location

Ongley Park, Palmerston North


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 & New Plymouth Wed 28 Mar ’18


Earlybird Discount Closes

Midnight, Tue 20 Feb ’18


School Group Applicants Close

Midnight, Thu 22 Feb ’18


Courier Option Closes

Midnight, Thu 1 Mar ’18


School Registration Closes

Midnight, Thu 1 Mar ’18


Online Registrations Close

Midnight, Tue 13 Mar ’18


The Palmerston North Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon is located at Ongley Park. The TRYathlon will begin with the swim leg in the outdoor pool at the Lido Aquatic Centre. The pool is 50m in length, with a depth of 1m in the shallow end and 1.5m in the deep end. The Transition area is located a short distance from the pool in Ongley Park. The bike leg is around the streets surrounding Ongley Park, and the run leg is around Ongley Park itself. You can download our course map from the Maps tab below to see the full routes.

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Parking
Public parking is available at Savage Reserve, with access from Savage Crescent (entrance opposite Hodgens Place). 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

 

“Loves exercising, loves the challenge and it’s a fun day.”

Tanya (Parent) 2014/2015 Palmerston North Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon


“To have an exciting experience with his school mates and succeed in something and be rewarded.”

Lisa (Parent) 2014/2015 Palmerston North Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon


“It’s not a competition, she’s sporty and she enjoys just being able to compete with her achievement on a personal level.”

Gaye (Parent) 2014/2015 Palmerston North 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!

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Course Map

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

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VILLAGE MAP

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

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SWIM Map

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