Nau mai, Haere mai, Kia orana
On behalf of the staff and students of the Western Bay of Plenty Intermediate/Middle Schools, the Tauranga City Council, Sport BOP and all our sponsors, I am extending to you a cordial invitation to attend the seventeenth Anchor AIMS Games International Sporting Championships (The Anchor AIMS Games), to be held in Tauranga during Week Eight of Term Three 2020 (Saturday 5 September – Friday 11 September 2020).
We hope that you will feel challenged and excited with the opportunity to compete as an individual or in a team against the best of your age in New Zealand in twenty-three different sports. Each of the twenty-three sports being offered in 2020 are being hosted in superb facilities/locations where you will have the opportunity to perform at your best.
The Anchor AIMS Games have quickly established themselves as the penultimate sporting competition for emerging adolescents in New Zealand and your participation in 2020 will enhance the reputation of your tournament.
The Anchor AIMS Games is delighted to welcome para athletes to compete in para athletics 800m, para swimming and para table tennis.
We are delighted to have the support of Anchor, ACC SportSmart, the New Zealand Community Trust (NZCT), the Tauranga Energy Consumer Trust (TECT) and the Tauranga City Council in what has become one of the largest school sporting events in New Zealand.
We hope you will take the opportunity to visit our lovely city and to enjoy the outstanding sports and social programme that will be provided for you. Looking forward to meeting you all.
AIMS Games Trust Chairperson