You can't be what you can't see - Marian Wright Edelman . Happy International Women's Day to all the officials, athletes, coaches and volunteers who show us all what's possible ❤️ .... #IWD2019 #wahinetoa #womenandgirls
@byron.in.new.zealand has the right idea ... biking to work! 🚴♂️ Get on board this Thursday 14 February with Go By Bike Day in Whakatane, Kawerau and Opotiki. 🚴♀️ . From 7am to 9am there'll be pit stops around town with free refreshments, and spot prizes thanks to Poppy's Cafe and Whakatane Cycle Centre. Ride on! Find the deets via the link in bio. 🎥 @byron.in.new.zealand ...... #bikemonthbop #SportBOP
WINNERS || Congratulations to the winners of our #VOTfuninsun competition! ☀️😎 👉 Chris Davidson – you've won a Family Original Tour Pass (2 adults and 2 children aged 6-15) to @rotoruacanopytours 👉 Jo Liddell - you've scored yourself a child & adult supreme pass to @waimarinoadventurepark 👉 Frazer Hazeldine – you've a won family SUP lesson with @portohopegeneralstoreandcafe We've DM'd you to arrange delivery ...... Thanks to everyone who entered!
Bike Month starts tomorrow! If you're in Rotorua, come on down to the Night Markets tonight and make your own cycle smoothie to help beat this heat 😎🚴♀️ . There's loads of pedal powered events happening across February in the Bay of Plenty. Check the link in bio to find a Bike Month event near you. #bikemonthbop #SportBOP
WIN || Want to score a family SUP lesson thanks to @portohopegeneralstoreandcafe a family pass to @rotoruacanopytours or one adult and one child supreme pass to @waimarinoadventurepark ? 😃 . Tag a gram of your whānau completing one of the free Virtually on Track Fun in the Sun school holiday activities with #VOTFuninSun and ... you're in the draw. Simple! 👦👧🤸♀️🌳📸👍Hurry - comp closes January 31. Link in bio!
We've assembled a wheelie ace team of cyclists to take on the Aotearoa Bike Challenge in February and we’re ready to ride! ______________________ How 'bout it @aquatic_fitness_centre @cert4fitness @radiowill @annemariequill @bayoval @devcichandco @clubfitbayvenues @whakatanebeacon @whkdc @croucherbrewing @rotorualakescouncil @sportgisbornetairawhiti ? Who's on your #cyclecrew for the workplace cycle challenge?🚴♀️🚴♂️📸😂
Weekend adventures! The Motu Dunes Trail down Opotiki way is a great 10km ride suitable for all ages and abilities. Part of the @motutrailscycleway, the trail offers some spectacular views of the rugged mountains of the East Cape and out to Whakaari/White Island. Have you checked it out, yet?!
Snap a pic of your family completing the free Virtually on Track school holiday activities, add #VOTfuninsun to your gram, and you could WIN a family SUP lesson thanks to @portohopegeneralstoreandcafe 🌞😀 Check out all the free holiday activities at #linkinbio
REWARD 👉 for the return of @zack_mutton kayak. Stolen from Okere Falls on Friday. Zack has the first race of Olympic selection coming up. Be a good egg and get in touch with Zack if you know something.
SWIM-BIKE-RUN || When the going gets tough, the tough tri harder. 🏊♀️🚴♀️ 👟 . Today marks 30 years of the Tauranga Half 🎉Whether you're a first-time triathlete or a seasoned pro, good luck, have fun and go get 'em tiger 🐯😎
AOTEAROA BIKE CHALLENGE || Who’s your cycle buddy? 🚴♂️🚴♀️ Get your cycle crew together in February and join us for the Aotearoa Bike Challenge - a fun, free competition that’s all about seeing which workplaces can get the most people to ride a bike for just 10 minutes or more. It’s not just bragging rights on the line, we’ve also got loads of awesome prizes to give away! Register at lovetoride.net/bop or head to #linkinbio for our full Bike Month calendar. #SportBOP #BOPBikeMonth
Canoe slalom athletes and siblings River and Zack Mutton both had an outstanding 2018, competing in the Canoe Slalom Junior World Championships. River and Zack are also two of the 46 recipients in the last round of our BayTrust Athlete, Coach and Official Scholarships which help support and assist Bay of Plenty athletes to achieve on the international stage, and allow coaches and officials to develop new skills. Congratulations @river_mutton and @zack_mutton and to the 18 other athletes, 24 coaches and two officials who also received scholarships. 📸: Recipient River Mutton
GET ACTIVE AND WIN! Looking for some FREE holiday games to keep the kids occupied and active? Treasure hunts, jandal toss, raft building ... we've got you covered! Check out virtuallyontrack.co.nz/funinthesun for details. Upload photos using #VOTfuninsun of your whānau completing the activities and you could WIN some great prizes.
FREE SCHOOL HOLIDAY ACTIVITIES! If you're looking for fun and free school holiday activities, then check out our Virtually on Track website> virtuallyontrack.co.nz/funinsun There's loads of self-guided activities across 7 beaches, bays and lakes around the Bay of Plenty. Plus - upload photos of your whanau completing the activities to Instagram or Facebook using #VOTfuninsun and you could WIN!
Office break #SportBOP style! . . Did you know ... the Ministry of Health recommends adults do at least 2 1/2 hours of moderate or 1 1/4 hours of vigorous physical activity spread throughout the week. Sit less, move more!
Plenty of exciting sporting action in our backyard over the weekend with the Mount Monster surf lifesaving endurance event and TECT National Sevens. 🌊🏉Great to see such high profile sports events in our region. Congrats to all competitors! 📸 @themountmonster 📸 @tectnationalsevens
Hands up if you're ready for some summer fun 🙋♀️🙋♂️Don't let this random weather hold you back! ⛈🌧🌞 Where's your favourite place to get out and active around the Bay of Plenty? Maybe it's the @motutrailscycleway ?! 🚴♀️ . . Our team is busy preparing a whole load of family friendly activities for the summer holidays and February's Bike Month. To stay up to date with what's happening, head to sportbop.co.nz (link in bio) and sign up to our Active Mail newsletter 📫📧 . 📸 @motutrailscycleway
CANCELLED || The Eastern and Central Bay of Plenty Primary School Athletics Champs in Whakatāne on Tuesday has been cancelled. ⛈🌂Unfortunately the weather just doesn't want to play ball with us.☹️ . . There is no postponement date for this event. A big thanks to all schools, athletes and volunteers who were lined up to participate. #SportBOP #whakatane