Topic: TriMāori/IronMāori

Weet-Bix TRYathlon season kicks off in Auckland

By Rahia Timutimu
  • Auckland
One young student receiving her Weet-Bix TRYathlon medal

Auckland-Manukau kicked off the Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon season, where more than 800 children competition in the annual event.

The competitors, aged 7 to 15 years, competed at the event in either a team of three or individually.  

The event consists of a swim, bike and run and the lengths are longer for adult competitors.  The event will be held in 14 cities around NZ.

All children who cross the finish line receive a medal.

The second round of the Weet-Bix Kids TRYathalon will be held this Saturday in Rotorua, with the series continuing in the new year in Tauranga on January 11.