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Whanganui District Sports Quiz – NZ Herald

What impact did new All Black Stephen Perofeta have in his debut game in the defeat to Argentina in Christchurch?

Wanganui District Sports Quiz
1. How many new sports will there be at Downer Masters Games 2023 in Whanganui in February?
2. Who was the high school student from Whanganui who played for the Manawatu Cyclones women’s rugby team?
3. Who are the Whanganui High School students who won big at the Australian National Indoor Road and Flat Track Speed ​​Skating Championships?
4. What impact did new All Black Stephen Perofeta have in his debut game in the defeat to Argentina in Christchurch?
5. Who is the inspirational para-climber from Whanganui who finished fourth at the 2018-19 World Championships and was featured in a film shown here in August?
6. How many debutants were there for the Butcher Boys in Heartland’s rugby season opener against West Coast at Greymouth?
7. What major event will take place at Sanson’s Estate and Ohakea Air Force Base next month?
8. After being canceled in 2020 and 2021, what popular interscholastic event took place this month?
9. How was the Waverley Racing Club meeting in August different?
10. This football club will hold a meeting in November.

Answers to the quiz
1. Eight new sports: Futsal, sport stacking, racquetball, pickleball, fencing, powerlifting, cyclo-cross and Ki o Rahi.
2. Hayley Gabriel.
3. Chase Morpeth and Tazia Parker who together won 8 gold, 4 silver and 3 bronze medals.
4. None. The Whanganui product got just 50 seconds at the end of the game – the shortest Test career on record.
5. Rachel Maia.
6. Six.
7. The Blokart NZ and the 2022 World Championships. Special permission has been obtained to use the Ohakea tarmac for three wheel wind karts.
8. The relay around the lake which started in 1978.
9. Obstacle courses have returned to the course after an absence of about 20 years.
10. The Aramoho Football Club which later changed its name to Suburbs.

Six correct — good; 8 — very good; 10 — genius!
Quiz compiled by Dave Scoullar