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.
Registration Close Dates for School Groups
(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.