Wednesday, 6 December 2017


Mountfort Park, Manurewa

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 150m, Cycle 8km, Run 1.5km

Nearby Events

West Auckland Sun 17 Dec ’17, Central East Auckland Sun 18 Feb ’17, & Hibiscus Coast Sun 25 March ’17

Earlybird Discount Closes

Midnight, Mon 6 Nov ’17

School Group Applicants Close

Midnight, Thu 9 Nov ’17

Courier Option Closes

Midnight, Thu 16 Nov ’17

School Registration Closes

Midnight, Thu 16 Nov ’17

Online Registrations Close

Midnight, Thu 30 Nov ’17

Due to overwhelming demand the South Auckland Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon has sold out.

Registrations are still open for our 3 remaining Auckland events, please visit our website to register:
– West Auckland on Sunday 17th December:
– Central East Auckland on Sunday 18th February:
– Hibiscus Coast on Sunday 25th March:

The South Auckland Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon is located at Mountfort Park in Manurewa. The TRYathlon will begin with the swim leg in the indoor pool at the Manurewa Pool & Leisure Centre. The pool is 25m in length, with a depth of 1m in the shallow end and 1.35m in the deep end. The Transition area is located on the field behind the Manurewa Pool & Leisure Centre. The bike leg is around the streets surrounding Mountfort Park, and the run leg is around Mountfort 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

The summer weather really joined the party at the South Auckland TRYathlon! Well done to all of the school groups who took part together, and thank you to Counties Manukau Sport for helping to make the day possible for so many participants.

Congratulations to the following school groups who won some great prizes:
• Beachlands School – Sanitarium Product Pack (rrp value $300) thanks to Sanitarium.
• Papakura Central School – 15 FREE 2018/19 Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon Series entries (rrp value $562.50) thanks to Sanitarium.
• Weymouth Primary School – $300 Sports Gear Voucher thanks to Toyota.
• Homai School – Ecostore Fundraising Kit (rrp $240) thanks to Ecostore.
• Orere School – $500 Warehouse Stationery Voucher thanks to Warehouse Stationery.

Congratulations to Orere School for registering the largest percentage of their school roll as participants, and to Beachlands 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 South Auckland event, please sign up to our VIP Mailing List at the bottom of this page.

Until 30 Nov 2017Until 4 Dec 2017
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

“My son says it’s fun. I enjoy watching him have a go and challenge himself.”

Michelle (Parent) 2014/2015 South Auckland Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon

“It’s a fun event and he loves doing it with his friends. Makes him feel like he has achieved something.”

Paula (Parent) 2014/2015 South Auckland Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon

“My daughter loves it, loads of fun with a lot of friends participating. What better way to spend the day?”

Anita (Parent) 2014/2015 South Auckland 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!

Course Map

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


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

17-18 South Auckland - Swim Map v1


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