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Tour Aotearoa 2020-Challenging and supporting Youth in Kapiti


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Given by 37 generous donors in 9 weeks

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Join us on an adventure to support, inspire and enable Kapiti youth to believe in themselves

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Two Members of Kapiti Rotary (Stu Ayres & Vic Hewson), both over the age of 65, are riding Tour Aotearoa to raise funds and inspire Youth in Kapiti. This is a ride of 3000 kms from Cape Reinga to Bluff in under 30 days where they are required to be completely self sufficient carrying on their bikes everything they need to survive.

They are doing this to demonstrate and inspire.others -especially youth-that it is possible to challenge ourselves to do new, scary things. That attitude is an important part of being who we can be and not settling for who we think we are.

The money raised will be used to support Youth on the Kapiti Coast to attend programmes such as Outward Bound and the Spirit of Adventure. Programmes like these have a compelling history of helping young people understand their potential and develop the motivation and resilience to be the best they can be for themselves and others.

About us

Rotary is about Service Above Self. We raise funds and run programmes to help the community - particularly Youth on the Kapiti Coast.

Vic & Stu are Kapiti Rotarians and through the charity are raising funds by participating in the Tour Aotearoa to to discover new limits in themselves and to challenge and support Kapiti Youth to strive toward their potential

Use of funds

The money will be used to support Kapiti Youth to attend Outward Bound, The Spirit of Adventure or similar pursuits that help youth reach their potential.

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See us in Coastlands Mall!  1 February 2020

Posted by: Kapiti Rotary Charitable Trust

On Tuesday, 4 February, we will be riding our bikes (stationary) in the Coastlands Mall to try and attract more sponsorship. Remember our goal is to raise money to send youth from Kapiti to Outward Bound and Spirit of Adventure.

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  • Andrew

    Andrew on 18 Mar 2020

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    Chapeau!

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  • Warren and Steph

    Warren and Steph on 18 Mar 2020

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    Wow what an achievement team Kapiti Kruzers

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    • Kapiti Rotary Charitable Trust

      Thanks guys - massive effort by Stu

  • Stephen

    Stephen on 16 Mar 2020

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    Good on you guys.

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    • Kapiti Rotary Charitable Trust

      Thanks Stephen - much appreciated. Cheers Vic

  • Helen

    Helen on 15 Mar 2020

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    $100

  • Doug

    Doug on 15 Mar 2020

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    • Kapiti Rotary Charitable Trust

      Doug, thanks very much.


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