My Next Challenge helps you find your next Triathlon in New Zealand. Whether you are looking for a kid friendly event, a Try a Tri, your next duathlon or an ultra distance triathlon, challenge yourself, be inspired and get active!


13 Tri events
Canterbury Duathlon Series Race 1
image descriptionBrookside Park, Rolleston Canterbury

Race 1 of the Canterbury Duathlon Series will take place on the 29th of May 2022. The Short Course is a 2. 5km Run/Walk, 12km Bike, and 1. 25km Run/Walk. The Long Course is a 5km Run, 24km Bike and 2. 5km Run.

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People's Triathlon Series Race Four Mission Bay
image descriptionMission Bay Auckland

Race Four of the Barefoot and Thompson People's Triathlon will take place at Mission Bay on the 29th of May 2022.

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Canterbury Duathlon Series Race 2
image descriptionBrookside Park, Rolleston Canterbury

Race 2 of the Canterbury Duathlon Series will take place on the 12th of June 2022. The Short Course is a 2. 5km Run/Walk, 12km Bike, and 1. 25km Run/Walk. The Long Course is a 5km Run, 24km Bike and 2. 5km Run.

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Canterbury Duathlon Series Race 3
image descriptionBrookside Park, Rolleston Canterbury

Race 3 of the Canterbury Duathlon Series will take place on the 26th of June 2022. The Short Course is a 2. 5km Run/Walk, 12km Bike, and 1. 25km Run/Walk. The Long Course is a 5km Run, 24km Bike and 2. 5km Run.

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Pukekohe Duathlon
image descriptionPukekohe Park Auckland

After The 2021 Pukekohe Duathlon was cancelled due to Covid-19, the event is back in 2022 taking place on the 14th of August!

Auckland City Tri Club has hosted the annual Duathlon at Pukekohe race track since 2009! Athletes get the best of both worlds - a fast smooth surface on...

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Nutri-Grain IRONMAN 70.3 Taupo
image descriptionTaupo Waikato

IRONMAN 70. 3 Taupo will take place on the 10th of December 2022. The event includes a 1. 9km Swim, 90km Bike and 21. 1km Run. The 1.

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Rotorua. Suffer. 2022
image descriptionBlue Lake, Rotorua Bay of Plenty

Rotorua Suffer will take place on the 17th December 2022. The event includes a Half Ironman (Swim 2km, Bike 90km & Run 21km) as well as a Quarter Ironman (Swim 1km, Bike 45km & Run 10. 5km).

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Lake Hayes Triathlon 2022
image descriptionLake Hayes, Queenstown Otago

Work off your Christmas over-indulging at the Lake Hayes Triathlon on the 27th of December 2022. New Zealand's oldest triathlon offers Olympic and Sprint tri distances for individuals and teams as well as a Duathlon and 5km and 10km trail runs.  

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TriFACTOR Wanaka 2023
image descriptionWanaka Otago

Save the date for the TriFACTOR Wanaka 2023 on the 8th of January. Held in stunning Wanaka in Otago, TriFACTOR offers Olympic & Sprint distances triathlons, kids triathlons and Splash n Dash, a Duathlon event as well as 5km & 10km trail runs.

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Challenge Wanaka 2023
image descriptionWanaka Otago

Challenge Wanaka will take place on the 18th of February 2023. The event features one of the world’s toughest middle distance triathlon courses set against the stunning alpine backdrop of New Zealand’s Southern Alps and the Te Wahipounamu World Heritage Area.

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Nutri-Grain IRONMAN 70.3 Taupo
image descriptionTaupo Waikato

IRONMAN 70. 3 Taupo will take place on March 4th 2023.  

The 1. 9km swim takes place in Lake Taupo starting on the beach, heading towards the Yacht Club and back, exiting on Lake Terrace and transitioning at Kaimanawa Reserve.

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Xterra Rotorua Festival 2023
image descriptionRotorua Bay of Plenty

The XTERRA Rotorua Festival 2023, will take place on the 11th of March.  

The XTERRA Rotorua Festival offers multiple events from the Xterra Triathlons to three Trail Run or Walk distances, a 26km mountain bike ride and a duathlon.

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SEA2SKY CHALLENGE
image descriptionSumner Canterbury

The Sea 2 Sky Challenge will return on the 12th of March 2023. The March event offers a triathlon or duathlon as well as a 17km trail run.  

The Sea 2 Sky tri /duathlon challenge starts with a 750m swim or 2.

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