This National Championship race is part of the Triathlon NZ Suzuki Championship series, meaning that one lucky competitor from the NZ Schools National Triathlon race will go in the draw to win a car. For more information, go to the Triathlon NZ Website.
To enter, click on either button below to register for your race:
Tag Team Relay: $80
Please download the race manual for all information to prepare you as an athlete and your supporters on the day. Maps and course details are included.
Challenge Wanaka have drafted a timetable to give you and your family an idea of timings on the day so you can prepare your stay in Lake Wanaka.
Please note that Year 7 and 8 students will race as Intermediate category and the rest in Age groups as below:
Individual and Team events:
5.45am – Transition opens for bike racking
From 7.00am – Race starts for Intermediate/U14
From 8.10am – Race starts for U16/U19
10.00am – Transition re-opens for all gear collection
Tag Team Relay:
11.00am – Transition opens
From 12.15pm – Race start for Intermediate/U14
From 1.30pm – Race start for U16/U19
3.00pm – Transition opens for all gear collection
3.30pm – Prize giving for all events
This information maybe subject to change, please check back regularly and ensure you have read and downloaded the athlete manual for all details.
There are many beautiful places to stay in Wanaka catering for all budget levels. Visit our partner Lake Wanaka Tourism to help find the right place for you, your family and friends and to make the most of your stay in Wanaka!
Challenge Wanaka also hosts the Otago Secondary School Championships on Thursday 13th February.
Check out the web page for more information and for the possiblity of racing as a team within our iconic Challenge Wanaka Half race on Saturday 15th!