Club Awards and Series

TriSport Taupo Participation Award

This award is based on the weeknight TriSport Taupo races.  To qualify, you must complete at least 7 of the 14 races as a team or individual with at least one duathlon, aquathon and triathlon as an individual plus one event as a volunteer This can include volunteering at the Kinloch, or Ironman events.  If volunteering fill out the “Volunteer” space on the club night entry form.  You must also be a club member to qualify for the award.  All qualifiers will go into a random draw at prize giving for three sponsors’ prizes to the total value of up to $2000!  You must be present at the prize giving to claim a prize.


Erin Baker Award (Sport Waikato)

To complete the Erin Baker award, you must finish four separate events in one season as an individual: One of the three Taupo Half Marathons; The Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge (Solo or Huka Challenge); the Kinloch Olympic Distance Triathlon and the Lake Taupo Across the Lake Swim. These events are starred in *RED on the calendar above (


Cameron Brown Award (Sport Waikato)

To complete this award, you must complete the Erin Baker Award and finish the Taupo Ironman event.


TryTaupo4 Series (Sport Waikato)

This award is based on the same events as for the Erin Baker, but over shorter distances. A Quarter Marathon or 10 km event; the Short Tri at Kinloch; a 40 km relay leg of the Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge; and a 1 km leg of the Across the Lake swim.