Mitre 10 Marton Triathlon offers New Business House challenge

The date is set and registrations are open for the second Mitre 10 Marton Triathlon at Rangitikei College on the 11th of March. This year Mitre 10 and Sport Whanganui are delighted to introduce the new Business House team event, giving local businesses the opportunity to put together a team and be involved in a fun corporate challenge.

Organisers are calling out to all local businesses to enter a team into this exciting new category. It is a great chance to get colleagues together and challenge other businesses and friends outside of the normal team building activities. To enter businesses must put together a team of 3 and will participate in the medium course consisting of a 200 meter swim, 12km bike and a 4km run. A trophy will be given to the winning Local Business team on the day.

Sport Whanganui and Mitre 10 Marton have a goal in mind to grow local business participation. Marie Kinloch, Event Coordinator says, “The new business house challenge is a fun way for businesses to be involved in a community event. Last year was a great day and we hope to see plenty of local people enjoying themselves again at the second Mitre 10 Marton Triathlon.”

If your business is interested in entering a team please go to The cost to enter is $10 per team and registrations close on the 4th of March.

The event caters for all ages and skill levels, for those wanting to enter as individuals the event will again offer a short and medium course option to choose from.

For more information about the Mitre 10 Marton Triathlon please contact Marie Kinloch on 06 349 2327 or email