Challenge Wanaka voted the world’s most scenic long distance triathlon
Just one reason to enter!
Four other reasons to race:
- Tough, honest course
- Bucket list race that combines racing and holidaying in paradise
- Warm, welcoming Kiwi atmosphere
- Multi-day triathlon festival for all ages and abilities
Not only does Challenge Wanaka give you the opportunity to compete in a full or a half distance triathlon in the spectacular backdrop of the Southern Alps but on 17 February 2018 the half distance course will also be hosting the TRI NZ National Championships and our Pro race. The traditional full distance continues to run as a normal age group race – why don’t you join and bring your family for a holiday of a lifetime simultaneously?
Five reasons to Race Shepp!
Challenge Shepparton is a world-class course known for its country hospitality. Scheduled for 11 -12 November 2017, the Challenge Shepparton Triathlon Festival is the perfect start to the Australian triathlon season. It’s recognised as one of the best valued long distance triathlons and is set in picturesque regional Victoria.
Hi all and welcome to the first of many editions of the Asia Pacific Newsletter. Many of you already know me, my name is Belinda Granger and I am the Global Professional Liaison for Challenge Family.
Challenge Shepparton Half
Challenge Melbourne Half
Challenge Wanaka Half
Challenge Iskandar Puteri Half
Challenge Nakhon Nayok Half
Challenge Jeju Half
Challenge Taiwan Full
The next race up for us is Challenge Shepparton on November 12 – look at their top 5 reasons to race above to get you excited.
Please be aware that to be eligible to race in the professional category at any of the Challenge Events you must have a current pro membership with us.
You need to go to our website www.challenge-family.com and click on the ‘pro athlete’ tab and complete the application form found there. You must also attach a copy of your pro license from your National Triathlon Federation or a letter from your federation confirming your pro status. Once I have approved your pro membership then you will be eligible to race Challenge races around the world in the professional category.
You can always email me if you have any questions or queries on any of our races.
New for 2018 will be Challenge Wanaka Half. Originally the half distance race was just an age-group race but for next year it will also have a professional category with a prize purse. It will also double as the New Zealand Middle Distance National Championships.
Please note that the Full Distance will no longer have a pro prize purse and will be an age-group only race.
Looking forward to hearing from you.