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 Event Day Info tab 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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Morning of Wednesday, 5 December 2018
Mountfort Park, Manurewa
Entry is open to all 7 to 15 year olds. (Based on age on event day)
Junior Team 7 – 10 years
Senior Team 11- 15 years
NB: Both team members must meet age requirements. Teams can be mixed gender (i.e boy / girl)
7 Years: Swim 50m; Cycle 4km; Run 1.5km
8-10 Years: Swim 100m; Cycle 4km; Run 1.5km
11-15 Years: Swim 200m; Cycle 8km; Run 1.5km
Junior Teams: Swim 100m; Cycle 4km; Run 1.5km
Senior Teams: Swim 200m; Cycle 8km; Run 1.5km
NB: One team member completes the swim, one team member completes the cycle and both complete the run.
Entry fees vary based on type of entry and discount type. See below for details.
Earlybird, Online, Multiple event, Family & School Group discounts are available.
On the Day entries are available unless the event sells out prior.
Entry Fees Include
Official Bib Number.
Official Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon T-Shirt.
Official Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon Swim Cap.
Official Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon Kit Bag.
Official Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon Finishers medal.
Complimentary Breakfast at the Weet-Bix Better Brekkie Breakfast tent.
All TRYathletes are eligible for spot prizes (must attend prizegiving).
Delivery of TRYathlete Kit by courier if entered by 18 Nov ’18.
Earlybird entry closes 21 Oct ’18.
Online entries close 2 Dec ’18.
Entries received by 18 Nov ’18 will receive free delivery of Event Kit.
Event Timings (Approx)
Check-In – 8:00am
TRYathlon start – 10:00am
TRYathlon concludes – 1:45pm
NB: Start timings by age will be confirmed prior to event.
Schools can register their school and create a School Group.
A School Group provides a number of benefits including “SPECIAL SCHOOL GROUP” entry price, a school photo and the chance to win awesome prizes for your school. For more details click here
Upon entering, link to your School Group, or if it doesn’t exist ask your school coordinator to create one.
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|REGISTATION PACKAGE||EARLYBIRD DISCOUNTED PRICE||FULL PRICE|
|Until 21 Oct 2018||Until 2 Dec 2018|
|Multi-Event discounted participant**||n/a||$51.00|
*Family discount applies when entering 3+ siblings
** Please call 0800 WEET BIX (0800 9338 249) to receive your Multi-event discount coupon.
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.
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.
“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
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