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! 

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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