Puzzling World Intermediate Challenge

Intermediate Challenge 2022

Sadly the Integrity Homes Challenge Wanaka Festival has been cancelled for 2022 due to the emergence of Omicron in the New Zealand community and the entire country moving into the Covid-19 Protection Framework Traffic Light level red setting. We will be back in 2023!

When: Thursday 16th February 2023

Where: Glendhu Bay

Who for: All children in years 7 & 8

Entry fees & Registration 2022. Will be updated for 2023 as soon as information is available

Local Schools

All year 7 & 8 students at Holy Family and Mount Aspiring College, plus local home schooled students will have a subsidized $5 entry fee to the event.

Holy Family and Mt Aspiring College Students can register online here.

All local home-schooled children – please email Annabel on [email protected] to receive a discount code to enter via the Challenge Wanaka entry website

Non-local Schools

All other competitors from outside the region, entry fee is $30.

Enter online now. Please make sure you select ‘Intermediate Challenge’.

PLEASE NOTE: we will follow the Ministry of Education guidelines for COVID.

Picking up your registration race pack

All local school children will be given their race packs at their local school by their teachers on the Tuesday or Wednesday of race week.

All other intermediate competitors who do not attend local schools or anyone from Tarras, Makarora or local home school kids; can pick up their registration packs from the Junior Challenge desk, located at Race HQ in the Glendhu Station Woolshed:

Times and dates TBC

Puzzling World Intermediate Challenge will award the top 3 competitors in each year group with trophies and medals at the official prize giving which will take place at 11.30am in the event finish area. Each school will also be given their results independently and will announce their top 3 places for each category.

We hope you will come along for a day of action packed fun and the opportunity to give triathlon a go!

The Course

For both Year 7 and Year 8 races, the course will be made up of a 200m swim, 6km bike, 3km run.

View the course map

Race Manual

The 2022 race manual is now available for download by clicking here.

Make sure you read about the rules, course details and all information you’ll need to know to race the Puzzling World Intermediate Challenge.

Puzzling World

View 2021 Results

Click this link to view the results for 2021

Click this link to view the results for 2020

Click this link to view the results for 2019