Mon, 20 Aug|
North Island Primary School Ski Champs - Year 7/8
The North Island Primary and Intermediate School Snow Sports Championships (NIPS) are held annually at Whakapapa in the last week of August and the first week of September. Teams of 5 ski competitors or 4 snowboard competitors from schools all over the North Island gather at Mount Ruapehu for this
Time & Location
20 Aug 2018, 8:00 am – 23 Aug 2018, 5:00 pm
Whakapapa, Mt Ruapehu, Manawatu-Wanganui 3951, New Zealand
About the Event
The North Island Primary and Intermediate School Snow Sports Championships (NIPS) are held annually at Whakapapa in the last week of August and the first week of September.
Teams of 5 ski competitors or 4 snowboard competitors from schools all over the North Island gather at Mount Ruapehu for this event.
It is now one of the largest single sport primary schools sporting events in New Zealand and the largest skiing event held on Mt Ruapehu with over 300 competitors.
The event spans three weeks with teams from all Schools with Years 1 – 8 competitors.
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Lift passes for Competitors / Course Assistants and athletes are available through NIPS - prices to be confirmed and updated as soon as we can.
Week One: Monday 20th to Thursday 23rd August 2018
Skiers Year 7 & 8
Course Assistants meeting Sunday 3pm at Department of Conservation Centre, Whakapapa Village. Each Team (of 2 or more athletes) must have 1 course assistant present.
Team Managers meeting Sunday 4pm at Department of Conservation Centre, Whakapapa Village (Each team must have a Team Manager - all teams must be represented or they will be removed from the Competition)
Pack Pick Up –
Waimarino Lodge, 9 Waimarino Tokaanu Road, National
Friday 17th August 4pm – 7pm
Saturday 18th August 4pm – 7pm
Sunday 19th August 8am – 12pm
Sunday 19th August at the DOC Information Centre, Whakapapa Village prior to Manager’s Meeting from 2.30pm
Monday - Giant Slalom Ski
Tuesday - Dual Slalom Ski
Wednesday – Skier Cross (optional)
Wednesday - Prizegiving Team Events
Thursday - Weather Day
Course for Year 7 & Year 8 – Girls
Course for Year 7 & Year 8 – Boys
Course Assistants Sign Up Links -
Girls Year 7 & 8 GS - http://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090f44a8af2ba7f49-week4
Boys Year 7 & 8 GS - http://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090f44a8af2ba7f49-week1
Girls Year 7 & 8 Dual Slalom - http://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090f44a8af2ba7f49-week3
Boys Year 7 & 8 Dual Slalom - http://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090f44a8af2ba7f49-week
All events will move progressively during the week to ensure the Giant Slalom and Dual Slalom are completed for team results
Prizegiving is planned for Wednesday afternoon at the Plaza, Whakapapa.
Medal winning teams not in attendance must make alternative arrangements for the collection of their medals.