14 Sep Mitre 10 Mega Wanaka stepping up to support even more of our local community
Press Release – 13th September 2021
The fantastic team at Mitre 10 Mega Wanaka have been supporting the Integrity Homes Challenge Wanaka Festival for many years now and have been the title sponsor of the exciting Secondary Schools racing, held on the Thursday of the Festival. This winter they have kindly decided to come onboard and become the title sponsor of our Adaptive Challenge as well.
The Mitre 10 Challenge Wanaka Adaptive Triathlon is in its third year and has been incredibly successful with athletes coming from across the region. The Mitre 10 Adaptive is open to anyone over ten years old with an impairment whether it be physical or intellectual and is held on Thursday 17th February 2022.
“We are incredibly proud to be able to support the Adaptive Triathlon at the Integrity Homes Challenge Wanaka Festival, as well as the Secondary Schools events. We love being a part of the community and feel these events really fit with our values and passion. We can’t wait for event time when we can make these events really special for all involved,” commented Mark Watson, GM of Mitre 10 Mega Wanaka.
“Having Mitre 10 Mega Wanaka involved in the Integrity Homes Challenge Wanaka Festival is a real pleasure,” said Bill Roxburgh, Challenge Wanaka Race Director. “They have been a huge supporter of ours for years and we are thrilled to have them become the title sponsor of the Adaptive Triathlon.
“Our aim is to grow this event and we want to encourage adaptive athletes from across the country to come and take part. We have opened up entries to anyone over 10 years old and customize the course in accordance with our participants. So please get in touch with us as our team are ready to accommodate anyone who is keen to join us. We want everyone to be able to enjoy and participate in the Integrity Homes Challenge Wanaka.”
Entries are open now and details of how people can get in touch with the team are on the Mitre 10 Challenge Wanaka Adaptive Triathlon page.
Challenge Wanaka Sports Trust is a charitable trust which donates its profits to local charities and organisations, and subsidises youth, adaptive and community participation.
For more information about the Integrity Homes Challenge Wanaka – www.challenge-wanaka.com
More information on the Mitre 10 Challenge Wanaka Adaptive here – www.challenge-wanaka.com/events/challenge-wanaka-adaptive/