ITU World Cup Race - Athlete Information

Welcome

We are looking forward to welcoming you to Taranaki, New Plymouth and the event organisers look forward to welcoming our ITU elite athletes to this exciting event.  Racing in the shadow of a snow capped volcano, swimming on the edge of the Tasman sea, and hosted by the friendly locals...we know you will will be back for more

(And for your supporters unable to make the event - it will be streamed live)


Athlete Guide - Available 1st January 2019
Athlete Guide

Available 1st January 2019

ITU World Cup Elite Athlete Schedule

As part of the Taranaki Tri Festival - we are delighted to be hosting the ITU World Cup race.  This year we are also hosting the young talent of New Zealand in the NZ Schools Championships, we encourage you to share your enthusiasm, wisdom and support to these young up and coming athletes.

Schedule

WhenWhatWhere
Friday 29 March
10 am
3.00 pm
17.30 pm
18.00 pm
18.30 pm
Schools Triathlon Champs
Schools T1T2 Transition Relay
Elite Athlete registration
Elite Athlete Race Briefing
World Cup Welcome Dinner
Ngamotu Beach

Quality Hotel New Plymouth


Saturday 30 March
TBC
TBC
10:00 am
12:00 pm
World Cup Bike Famil
World Cup Swim Famil
NZ Schools Tag Team Relay
NZ Schools Prizegiving
All activity at Ngamotu Beach
Sunday 31 March
11.00 am
13.00 pm
14.15 pm
Elite Women
Elite Men
Medal Presentations
Race Start - Ngamotu Beach

Accommodation and Getting Here

Welcome to New Plymouth, Taranaki

The City of New Plymouth is looking forward to hosting athletes from around the world to race in this special place.  

Accessible by car or from our convenient airport, our locals are looking forward to hosting you.  We have hotels, motels and homestay options.  Our local Tri community is working hard to support your stay...so if you have a question, don't hesitate to contact us.

Nga Mihi, Regards

Shanelle and the event team

Getting here - The closest international airport is Auckland International Airport.   From Auckland it is then a short domestic flight to the New Plymouth Airport
Getting here

The closest international airport is Auckland International Airport. From Auckland it is then a short domestic flight to the New Plymouth Airport

Local Transport - Graham Park generously offers to assist with local hotel-airport return transfers during your stay.Contact:E: park_graham@hotmail.comT: +64 21 1814216 (NZ)
Local Transport

Graham Park generously offers to assist with local hotel-airport return transfers during your stay.

Contact:

E: park_graham@hotmail.com

T: +64 21 1814216 (NZ)

Thanks to our partner organisations