The Sanitarium Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon in the Bay of Islands on Sunday, 7 April 2019 is designed for Kiwi kids aged 7 to 15 years to help them stay active and healthy through a programme of participation.
The TRYathlon will begin with the swim leg at Te Tii Bay in the ocean. TRYathletes are generally able to stand-up during the short swim, however everyone is encouraged to give swimming a go! The Transition area is located opposite the Waitangi Copthorne Hotel The bike leg is across the bridge towards Paihia and on the roads surrounding Te Tii Marae, and the run leg is around Waitangi adjacent to the Treaty Grounds.
The triathlon can be done solo or in a team of two; in two person teams, one team member completes the swim, one team member completes the cycle and both complete the run.
7 Years: 50m + 4km + 1.5km
8-10 Years: 100m + 4km + 1.5km
11-15 Years: 150m + 8km + 1.5km