- Kim Harvey
Rotorua School tackling Virtual Adventure for children to learn healthy habits
November 6 2022
Source: Rotorua daily Post Online
Many local children are taking on a virtual adventure that not only helps them explore
the world, but also learn healthy habits for life. There have been 22,000 Kiwi kids, including 3381 from 122 school classes across the Bay of Plenty, join forces with celebrity heroes to participate in the 2022 Zespri Young and Healthy Virtual Experience.
This health and wellbeing programme started on October 20 and is taking Kiwi tamariki
on a virtual trip around the globe, instilling healthy habits along the way.
These healthy habits include moving their bodies, eating extra fruit and vegetables,
drinking more water, getting a good night's sleep and reducing leisure time spent on
Classes taking part in the Virtual Adventure work as a team to travel across the world.
Along the way they are met by their sporting heroes and ASICS ambassadors who show
them around and share interesting facts about local history and geography, as well as
some of their pro health and wellbeing tips.
Sportspeople that feature in the programme include Ardie Save, Ameliaranne...