All the members of the Trust and our key coordinators would like to thank Evelyn for bringing everything together on the day and putting on such a great event.
The Trust are always thinking of new things for next year and tested out or fun version of next year's swim cap on our glorious leader!
Well done - you are all winners
What a day! Fantastic athletes, fantastic supporters and fantastic weather. We had an awesome time watching you out there and hope you did too, meeting all the goals you set out to achieve.
In a New Zealand FIRST! we have posted our DRAFT results on the following link. We encourage you to click on the name of a fellow participant (or even yourself) and leave a nice comment.
Please note that Swim/Bike and Swim/Run participant results are contained in the Duathlon section.
If you see any issues, errors or queries please contact our timing company (with as many details as possible) at email@example.com You have until Friday 7th March to lodge your enquiry then results become final and the final set (uploaded Friday 7th or Saturday 8th March) will allow you download the certificate of completion! yay
2014 Merchandise final order:
If you would like to order any of the event merchandise you also have until Friday 7th March to request this before we place the final order. If you wish to order merchandise, email us firstname.lastname@example.org stating the size and type (Tshirt, singlet, cap) of garment you wish to have. You will need to make an online deposit to pay for it before the closing date also. (please note orders are subject to a $5 courier fee).
We are waiting for Leah our friendly photographer to upload her and post us a link - so check back tomorrow. In the meantime we have a few taken by Picturethis.co.nz - who unfortunately had photographed our whole event also, only to find they lost data on 2 photo cards due to a faulty cable:( what Photos they do have are here.
We would love it if those of you who are on FaceBook to post any photos you took so we can all share.
Thanks again from your KWT team
Back into it for 2014
Welcome to the 2014 Kapiti Women's triathlon. All the info you need is on this site, just navigate through the tabs to find what you need and keep an eye on the news items below. Our contact details are on the last tab just in case.
Set your goal, commit now and be 'inspired and motivated to participate' on Sunday March 2nd 2014! See you at the start line.
NEWS - 21 February 2014 - 1 week to go
Photographers call out!
Our usual event photographers are unable to make Sunday so presently we don't have anyone officially taking pics:( If anyone knows of anyone who may want to do this (if they have facility to sell pics thats ok but not essential), please let us know: 021 317 454. Thank you!
R-line Electrolyte Drink special offer
R-Line Electrolyte Drink will be coming to the Kapiti Women’s Tri with a selection of their electrolyte drinks which will be available at the finish line. They will have up to 6 flavours in coloured and colourfree versions, and might even bring along a brand new flavour - pear.
For those of you who haven’t tried R-Line before, they have offered a fantastic half price deal for a bottle of electrolyte drink concentrate. It’s just $10 delivered for a bottle of concentrate that makes 10 litres of great tasting electrolyte drink. Click on the banner above or click here. R-Line is available at Avantiplus Kapiti, The Cycle Centre (Upper Hutt), Cycle Science (Lower Hutt), Burke Cycles (Kilbirnie), Pack and Pedal (Porirua) and Southend Cycles in Levin.
If you haven't done the deed yet, don't delay. Entries close this Tuesday 25th February with the late fee kicking in after Sunday! Registration (event pack pick up) can be done Saturday 1st March 2pm - 3pm or Sunday morning 7.30am - 8.30am at the Old pool clubrooms (next to waterfront bar).
Great night with Lisa Tamati
A few of you joined us for a fantastic evening with the inspirational Lisa, an ultra distance runner. Everyone walked away with a bit of self belief in what they and their bodies were capable of. Thanks to Lisa and cityfitness for facilitating this amazing opportunity. Article on Independant news here.
Be in to win an awesome Bra!
Serious support for active work-outs without compromising comfort.
If you would like to win one of these awesome bras on event day you need to email Lisa at sport support. She will draw from all emails she receives and the winner will take away a bra valued at over $100. You can also contact lisa at 04 234 1785/ Mob: 027 678 199 or visit www.sportsupport.co.nz
WANTED - Star Award nominees
Each year we award up to eight 'Star Awards' earned by either participants or helpers in the event. We are on the lookout for someone who has shown great spirit, commitment and/or beaten the odds to participate. This could be anything from facing a fear of water, learning to ride a bike, overcoming serious injury or illness or even inspiring others. Send us an email to nominate yourself or a friend
NEWS - 7 February 2014 - 3 weeks and counting!
Mother / Daughter (or granddaughter) Team Prize
All team entries who indicate they have mother/daughter/granddaughter team members or co participants will go into the draw for a superb pampering package .....INFO NOW ON OUR PRIZES PAGE
If you are under 18 you will automatically go in the draw to win a special spot prize. For our full list of Major prizes visit our prizes & Stalls page on "Event Info " tab.
NEWS - 17 January 2014 - Read all about it
Catch some background on the event as the Kapiti Independent makes us a news story
NEWS - 10 January 2014 - Weekly Weekend morning Group Training sessions on now!
These fun group training sessions are great training leading up to the event and you'll learn the ropes about what's involved, cover the course, receive tips etc, and that all in a safe group environment. A great way to meet potential training buddies, other participants and have fun while you are doing it! NO Booking is necessary, just turn up at 8:45am.
Running in Wellington (Sunday) and Kapiti (Saturday) there is a different focus each week - see all the details on the Group Training page under the Training tab.
NEWS - October 2013 - Scholarship Winners
keep up with their progress by viewing their blogs under the Blog section.
City Fitness deal
NEW for 2014 KWT - 14 day FREE trial membership including a session with a personal trainer and a welcome kit (back pack and drink bottle) - when you show your confirmed KWT registration to any cityfitness club.
Their abundance yoga and pilates studios in Kapiti & Porirua will also feature for 2014, with a major spot prize of 6 months membership, free 7 day trial for all participants in our event packs and some hot yoga Liquido pants (RRP $100) up for grabs in the major spot prizes!!!