Date & Location

Saturday 24 March 2018 TAUPŌ-NUI-A-TIA Lake Front

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Event Info

Where: Lake Front
When: Saturday 24th March 2018

Tamariki: 8.30am- distance, 5-12 years old – 100m swim & 1km run either in a team of two or as an Individual.

Rangatahi: 9.00am- distance, 13-17 years old – 300m swim, 10km cycle & 2km run either in a team of three or as an individual.

Matua-Adult: 9.00am- distance either as an individual to be 18 years and older – 600m swim, 20km cycle, 5km run, or in a team 18 years and older – 300m swim, 20km cycle, 5km run

Event Pricing

Individual Matua-Adult: $75.00 plus 5% online fee

Team Matua-Adult: $150.00 plus 5% per team (only teams of 3)

Individual Rangatahi: $40.00 plus 5% online fee

Team Rangatahi: $90.00 plus 5% online fee

Individual Tamariki: $25.00 plus 5% online fee

Team Tamariki: $50.00 plus 5% online fee (only teams of 2)


  • Individual Adult Course – 600m Swim, 20km Cycle and 5km Run/Walk
  • Adult Course Team – 300m Swim, 20km Cycle and 5km Run/Walk) One member does one discipline i.e swim or bike or run.
  • Tamariki Individual 5 -12 Years – 100m swim, 1km run
  • Tamariki Team of two 5 -12 Years – 100m swim, 1km run) On member does one discipline i.e. swim or run.
  • Rangatahi Individual 13-17 years – 300m swim, 10km cycle, 2km run
  • Rangatahi Team of three 13-17 years – 300m swim, 10km cycle, 2km run) One member does one discipline i.e swim or bike or run.

Online registrations are now open and will close on Sunday 4 March 2018 at 9.00pm.  Any registrations after this date will need to be done at registrations on the Friday, however you will not be guaranteed an event t-shirt, so to avoid disappointment please register before the Sunday 24 March 2018.

Your Registration fee Includes: Event tee shirt, Race bag, Medal, Race Number, Timing chip (timing for adult event only). The Registration area is yet to be confirmed. Information boards (on tables) will be provided beside the registration tent with additional course maps, parking maps and our race brief. Event staff will be able to answer any of your questions that our Information Boards can’t. The Help Desk is also where you go if you would like to change any details of your team.

Registration pack pick up & compulsory Bike racking will be Friday 23 March 4.00pm-6.30pm. We will have security at the park on the Friday Night.

Please note that Only the Adult event is timed and that all timing chips are to be removed and returned at the finish line.

Event Timetable

Friday Timetable

Time Activity
4.00pm Registration Open
4.00pm Individual/Teams Bike Racking
6.30pm Registration and Bike Racking Closes

Saturday Timetable

Time Activity
7:30am Registration/Transition Opens
8:10am: Registration/Transition Closed
8:10am Karakia/Race Brief                                                                                                                                                                    8:30am Event start time for Tamariki                                                                                                                                                      9:00am Event start time for Adult and Rangatahi                                                                                                                                             12.30pm Prize giving or once the final participant has crossed the finish line.

Age Categories

The Tamariki and Rangatahi events are participation events therefore they are not timed as we want to encourage participation.

The adult events run in 5 year age groups with your age calculated as at the date of the event.

The official Age Categories for both Tane and Wahine are as follows:

  • 18–24
  • 25-29
  • 30-34
  • 35-39
  • 40-44
  • 45-49
  • 50-54
  • 55-59
  • 60-64
  • 65-69
  • 70-74
  • 75+

Changes will be made until Sunday 4 March 2018, no online changes made after this date, as we need to allow sufficient time for our shirts to be printed.  Individuals can be changed for this event, teams can also make changes.
Any changes will incur a $20.00 fee.    Any changes after this date will need to be made at registrations desks at the event and will be a physical change only, no t shirt sizes or names are changed, but the new person will need to sign the waiver at registrations, at no charge.
To make “Changes” email