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Close to 200 teams of keen secondary school students from all over New Zealand have signed up for the ultimate adventure racing event: The Torpedo7 Junior Get2Go Challenge. A cross between the Amazing Race, Treasure Island and Survivor for year 9s and 10s, the first of 12 regional Torpedo7 Junior Get2Go challenges gets underway in […]

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The founder of Hillary Outdoors close to 50 years ago has returned to be its Patron.   Renowned mountaineer, adventurer, philosopher, youth supporter and author Sir Graeme Dingle established the Outdoor Pursuits Centre at Tongariro National Park in 1972 when he was 26 years old. Now known as Hillary Outdoors, the organisation is the leading […]

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Hillary Outdoors Appoints Hillary Campbell as Director of Partnerships Hillary Campbell has joined Hillary Outdoors as the first Director of Partnerships. A veteran of sport event management and partnership marketing for more than 10 years, Hillary was previously General Manager for Staging Connections New Zealand and the Director of Stadium Operations for the FIFA Women’s […]

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New Plymouth Girls’ and Boys’ High Schools have won New Zealand’s most prestigious secondary schools adventure-race event, the Torpedo7 Hillary Challenge Final, for the 11th time in 18 years. A hotly contested competition amongst secondary schools from throughout the country, the five-day Hillary Challenge Final ran last week at Hillary Outdoors Tongariro Centre in and […]

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