The junior programme has been running for two years for children aged 10 years and above. The Winter program is run over Term 4 and Term 1 of the school year. We have a team of coaches who will help your children with triathlon specific skills across all three sports.
All abilities are welcome however it is expected the athletes can swim at least 200 m continuously without much difficulty to be part of the programme.
Children are split into groups based on age and ability.
MTA - Tri-Junior – ages 10-11 year's old.
MTA - Tri- Youth – ages 12-14 year's old.
MTA Squad-15 -21 years old.
To be a member of the (MTA) you must be a current member of the Manawatu Triathlon Club.
Winter Program Session Timings
MTA Tri-Juniors (10-11 year old's)
Thursdays 515-615pm Hokowhitu Scout Hall - Run session
Sundays 530-630pm PNBHS Pool - Swim session
MTA Tri-Youth (12-14 year old's)
Thursdays: 515-615pm Hokowhitu Scout Hall - Run session
Saturdays: 530-630pm PNBHS Pool - Swim session
MTA SQUAD (15-21 year old's)
Thursdays: 515-630pm Hokowhitu Scout Hall - Run session
Saturdays: 530-7pm PNBHS Pool - Swim session
Sundays: 530-7pm PNBHS Pool - Swim session
A full schedule of the sessions are listed on Training-peaks, you will need to download this app to have access to this schedule. The login and password details will be emailed out to all that have signed up for the term.