Your guide to events in Nelson, New Zealand
Sunday 8th March 2020
Want to have heaps of fun with your friends and get a Champions Medal in the BIGGEST Sanitarium Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon series in the world?
Be part of this year's event. Sign up for the Nelson TRYathlon on Sunday 8 March 2020. Entry is open to anyone aged between 6 and 15 of all sporting abilities. Sign up as an individual or form a team with your friends.
WHAT YOU GET
Every entrant receives a Sanitarium Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon t-shirt, certificate, swim cap and complimentary breakfast.
Sign up NOW at www.tryathlon.co.nz
SWIM - ocean
50m - 200m depending on your age
BIKE - on closed road
4km (7 - 10yrs), 8km (11 - 15 yrs)
RUN - on grass
The swim runs parallel to the beach. Tryathletes are generally able to stand up during the swim; but we encourage everyone to give swimming a go! The transition area is located up the beach, on the fields nearby, and the bike and run legs are around the field and surrounding streets which are completely closed to traffic and well marshaled by our fantastic group of volunteers.
As a series, it is the world's largest sporting event for kids and is New Zealand's premier kids sporting event. The Nelson leg of the series regularly attracts 1700+ participants.