Get Involved

Last series, over 800 schools created a School Group and participated in the Sanitarium Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon. Apply for a School Group this series and receive the following benefits:

  • Eligible School Groups will go into the draw to WIN 1 of 5 major prizes from our partners at each event. View the full list of prizes & eligibility.
  • Free school photo taken at event
  • Discounted, $2.00, delivery of TRYathlete kits and merchandise to your school. Only if “school delivery” is permitted by the school group coordinator. Participant entry must be confirmed 3 weeks before event date to allow for delivery.
  • An allocated zone for your school marquee. Individual school marquee sites are allocated on a “first come, first served” basis
  • Access to the School Group Dashboard to manage your school participants.
  • Ongoing support and updates from the Sanitarium Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon School’s team.
  • AND gives your school participants a long-lasting shared experience that brings the school community together.

Once you have created your School Group, access your Dashboard here.

Registration Close Dates for School Groups

EVENT LOCATION
(All cut offs occur at midnight)
School Group Applications Close  Group Import Deadline (Final date to get Tryathlete Kit posted) Online Entries Close
Mt Maunganui Friday, 1 November 2019 Sunday, 3 November 2019 Wednesday, 20 November 2019
Rotorua Friday, 8 November 2019 Sunday, 10 November 2019 Wednesday, 27 November 2019
South Auckland (Tues) Sunday, 10 November 2019 Tuesday, 12 November 2019 Saturday, 30 November 2019
South Auckland (Wed) Monday, 11 November 2019 Wednesday, 13 November 2019 Sunday, 1 December 2019
Central West Auckland Friday, 15 November 2019 Sunday, 17 November 2019 Wednesday, 4 December 2019
Central East Auckland Friday, 17 January 2020 Sunday, 19 January 2020 Wednesday, 5 February 2020
Gisborne Monday, 20 January 2020 Wednesday, 22 January 2020 Sunday, 9 February 2020
Hamilton Friday, 24 January 2020 Sunday, 26 January 2020 Wednesday, 12 February 2020
Hastings Sunday, 26 January 2020 Tuesday, 28 January 2020 Friday, 14 February 2020
Christchurch Morning Monday, 27 January 2020 Sunday, 2 February 2020 Wednesday, 19 February 2020
Christchurch Afternoon Monday, 27 January 2020 Sunday, 2 February 2020 Wednesday, 19 February 2020
Dunedin Friday, 7 February 2020 Sunday, 9 February 2020 Wednesday, 26 February 2020
Nelson Friday, 14 February 2020 Sunday, 16 February 2020 Wednesday, 4 March 2020
Hutt City Tuesday, 18 February 2020 Thursday, 20 February 2020 Sunday, 8 March 2020
Wellington Morning Friday, 21 February 2020 Sunday, 23 February 2020 Wednesday, 11 March 2020
Wellington Afternoon Friday, 21 February 2020 Sunday, 23 February 2020 Wednesday, 11 March 2020
Palmerston North Monday, 24 February 2020 Wednesday, 26 February 2020 Sunday, 15 March 2020
Hibiscus Coast Friday, 28 February 2020 Sunday, 1 March 2020 Wednesday, 18 March 2020
New Plymouth Monday, 2 March 2020 Wednesday, 4 March 2020 Sunday, 22 March 2020
Bay of Islands Friday, 6 March 2020 Sunday, 8 March 2020 Wednesday, 25 March 2020

Weet-Bix Tryathlon Foundation

The Weet-Bix TRYathlon Foundation was established in 2007 by Sanitarium staff to enable underprivileged and disadvantaged kiwi children the opportunity to take part in and experience the Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon.

You can apply to the Weet-Bix TRYathlon Foundation for subsidised entries or equipment to help your students take part with your school group by filling out the online application form on the Foundation webpage.

I need help!

Our Registration & Call Centre team are available to answer any questions you may have. You can contact us on 0800 WEET BIX (9338 249) or at tryathlon@sanitarium.co.nz.

Our office hours are:
Monday to Thursday 9am – 5pm
Fridays 9am – 1pm