Date

Sunday, 11 February 2018


Location

Australian Institute of Sport, Bruce


Age Requirements

7yrs to 15yrs inclusive


Distances (Approx.) For Age 7-10

Swim 75m, Cycle 3km, Run 500m


Distances (Approx.) For Ages 11-15

Swim 150m, Cycle 6km, Run 1km


Nearby events

Sydney, 4 February 2018 & Bendigo 4 March 2018


Earlybird Discount Closes

Sunday, 7 January 2018


Online Discount Closes

Thursday, 25 January 2018


Event Kit Delivery Closes

Thursday, 25 January 2018


Online Registrations Close

Sunday, 4 February 2018


On-the-day Prizes

Trek bikes, Bontrager helmets & Asics footwear vouchers


Prize Eligibility

Participants must be registered by Sunday, 4 February 2018 to be eligible to win on-the-day prizes.


The Australian Institute of Sport in Canberra will come alive with hundreds of Weet-Bix Kids! TRYathletes will swim, ride and run using very same facilities where many great Australian sporting careers have begun. Register now to secure your place!

What an outstanding day! It was great to see so many kids enthusiastic and eager to give activity a TRY at the home of sport in our nation’s capital. Hopefully we sparked some athletic careers of the future… the kids of Canberra shone brightly!

A wonderful effort from all the kids, parents and supporters! We can’t wait to see you again next year!

Check out some of the photos from the day in our photo gallery or view the event video below.

If you would like to register your interest for the 2018 event, please sign up to our VIP Mailing List at the bottom of this page.

EARLYBIRD REGULAR LATE
 Until 7 Jan 2018 Until 25 Jan 2018 Until 4 Feb 2018
INDIVIDUALS $45.95 $55.95 $65.95
FAMILY ( 3+) $40.95 $50.95 $60.95
TEAMS (OF 2) $40.95 $50.95 $60.95
AQUATHON $40.95 $50.95 $60.95

 

Aquathon Option
New for 2018, we now offer the opportunity for your child to participate in an Aquathon event at the Sanitarium Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon. If your child isn’t confident on a bike, doesn’t have access to a bike or is looking for a great introduction into Kids TRYathlon, they can now participate in the swim and run only.

EXPRESS CHECK-IN and Event Kit Delivery

Thanks to Fastway Couriers, we will deliver a Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon Event Kit packed full of goodies from Sanitarium and our Sponsors direct to your door for the reduced rate of only $8.95. Your Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon Event Kit will also contain everything you need to Check-In on Event Day through the EXPRESS LANE!

PLEASE NOTE: If you choose not to purchase Event Kit Delivery, you will receive only the minimum requirements to complete the Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon through the regular Check-In Lane on Event Day.

PLEASE NOTE: The option to purchase Event Kit Delivery and EXPRESS CHECK-IN will no longer be available after the closure of Regular Pricing.

Regular Check-In and On-The-Day T-Shirt Collection

If you choose not to purchase EXPRESS CHECK-IN and Event Kit Delivery above, you will collect the minimum requirements ONLY to complete the Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon through the Regular Check-In Lane on Event Day.

Bupa Member Discount

swkt-sponsor-logos_260x200px-bupaAll Bupa Members are entitled to 15% off the prices above and can access the discount by entering their Membership Number.

All prices include GST and a One Day Membership to Triathlon Australia for sanctioning and insurance purposes.

All participants are covered by Triathlon Australia’s personal liability and personal accident insurance. Details are available here.

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HAVE FUN

We create a safe environment where kids can focus on enjoying time with friends on the course or in activities around the TRYathlon Village.

BE INSPIRED

Every child, no matter their ability, is considered a champion and encouraged by Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon Ambassadors. A medallion is awarded for completion.

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BOOST CONFIDENCE

85% of parents tell us their child felt better about themselves or were glowing with pride on completion and their self-esteem and self-confidence improved.


The timetable below is provided as a guide only and is subject to change. Please refer to the Event Guide when released for the most up-to-date schedule.

 7.00-8.30am  1.A. EXPRESSS CHECK-IN – Proceed to ‘Express Check-In’ line with your event bib and t-shirt
 1.B. REGULAR CHECK-IN – Proceed to ‘Regular Check-In’ line with your event bib
 2. Head to body numbering then to transition setup
 8.35am  Transition closes.
 8.45am  Briefing for 7-8 years individuals and 7-10 years teams
 9.00am  Start for 7-8 years individuals and 7-10 years teams
 9.20am  Briefing for 9-10 years individuals
 9.30am  Start for 9-10 years individuals
 10.15am  Briefing for 11-15 years individuals and teams
 10.30am  Start for 11-15 years individuals and teams
 11.30am-12.00pm  Event concludes

“My son loved being part of the Triathlon, and seeing the amount of children participating and enjoying the day was inspirational”

Parent 2014/2015 Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon


“Over all it was an extremely positive experience.”

Parent 2014/2015 Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon


“I LOVED that no one was timed, or even CARED about who came first, because everyone went at different times. But he got a medal and he FINISHED! And it’s something his mum and dad haven’t even done, and he’s only 7! So great for his self-esteem.”

Parent 2014/2015 Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon

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Bupa Team Family Zone

Get your Team Family together for a photo memento of your awesome day!

Weet-Bix
Soccer

Put those Soccer skills to the test and see if you can bend it like Tim Cahill and score a goal!

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Weet-Bix
Hit-A-6 Cricket

See if you can Hit-a-6 with Weet-Bix! You never know who may be at the other end to catch it.

Will you
UP&GO?

Do you have the gumption to take the plunge to reach new heights?

Plus Free Weet-Bix Breakfast & Much More…

Course Map

To download a PDF of the course map, click on the button below.

VILLAGE MAP

To download a PDF of the village map, click on the button below.

Watch Our 2017 Event Video