Special Olympics Manawatu Snowsports

Training Times: Weekend or days to be arranged with athletes and volunteers to learn to ski or board64cde513-806e-4dc3-bca9-e32c25cd7be9_wo

Venue: Whakapapa, Snow Planet or Turoa Ski fields

Contact: Helen
Email: Click Here
Text: 0272588558

Season Starts: June 2017: Weather dependent

Volunteer Training: Weekend July 2017 Turoa: Weather dependent

Trip planned: Weekend August 2-3rd, an opportunity for new athletes to try skiing

Snow Camp: August 27- September 2nd Special Olympics lower North Island will host a Tier 1 event.

Volunteers are needed to help with coaching on the mountain and time keeping, marshaling, data recording at events. If you would like to register as an event volunteer please Click Here.

Events that we will attend in 2017:

Snow Planet: June 3-5th 2017  Training and a Tier 1 event

Volunteer Training Turoa: Late July 2017 Weather dependent

Lower North Island Camp Turoa: August 27th  September 2nd 2017  Training week and Tier 1 event


Rules for Snow sports:

Special Olympics New Zealand has a comprehensive data base of all the rules needed and tips for coaching snowsports

EVENTS & SNOWSPORTS RULES (Click on the Links Below)