para sport

pop up

sat 28 &

sun 29 march

10am - 4pm

Come and enjoy with your family different 'have a go' Para sport activities! 

Brought to you by Paralympics New Zealand, the Para Sport Pop Up is coming to the Festival! 

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This new and innovative initiative is travelling around New Zealand in the lead up to the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games, telling the story of New Zealand's 50-year Paralympic history, increasing awareness of Para sport and positively influencing community perceptions of disabled people.

 

Come and enjoy with your family different 'have a go' Para sport activities including:

  • Vertical jump test challenge

  • Handcycle challenge

  • Give Wheelchair basketball a go

  • Play a Boccia game

  • Get a photo with Someity, Tokyo 2020 mascot

  • Blind football virtual reality experience

  • Learn more about Para sport

  • Meet with Paralympians, Para athletes or local Para sport organisations

  • Leave messages of support for the New Zealand Paralympic Team

where is it?

81 Truman Lane, Mt Maunganui 

trustpower arena 

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Festival Manager: Claudia West  -  Email: Festival@parafedbop.co.nz​

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