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04 Apr Stuff.co.nz – William Pike inspires Karaka School students to embrace their adventurous side

A chance to take part in a range of exciting outdoor activities, engaging in community service and personal development is a reality for Karaka School children as they take part in the William Pike Challenge Award (WPCA) this year. William Pike is an outdoor adventure amputee. He was one of two young climbers caught in a volcanic eruption on the slopes of Mount Ruapehu, in 2007. Pike suffered numerous life threatening injuries, and as a result, his right leg was...

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WPCA

09 Mar Waikato Times – Kimihia School students inspired by amputee to take on challenge

Inspiration has hit Huntly's Kimihia Primary School in the form of William Pike, an outdoor adventure amputee. The school was given an opportunity to take part in the William Pike Challenge Award [WPCA] this year. As an optional course for the year 8 students, the group will participate in six outdoor activities, 20 hours of community service and take on a new hobby or sport. Kimihia School is one of almost 60 schools across the country involved and Pike said he was...

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WPCA

09 Mar Hawkes Bay Today – Programme Starts

A programme to give students adventurous opportunities and challenging first hand experiences was launched at Havelock North Intermediate last night by director, author, and amputee William Pike. The intermediate will join nearly 60 other schools embarking on the William Pike Challenge Award, which gives students a chance to take part in a range of outdoor activities, engaging in community service and personal development. They will be participating in six outdoor activities, 20 hours of community service and personally develop...

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22 Sep All passion, no limits.

All passion, no limits. That was William Pike's message to Queenstown Primary pupils during a visit to the school yesterday. It is also the philosophy on life that he developed on his journey from nine weeks in hospital - ''broken and battered'' - to climbing mountains after a freak natural event cost him his leg. In 2007, then aged 23, the schoolteacher was relaxing in a hut on Mt Ruapehu after a day's climbing when a ''blue sky eruption''...

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07 Sep Adventures are everywhere

Sometimes all you need is to scramble up a hill, spend time staring at an empty horizon, jump into a cold creek or sleep under the stars to remind yourself what matters most to you in life. What matters most to me is the happiness I find from spending time in NZ’s outdoors. I like going places I’ve never been before, and doing them with enthusiasm and to the best of my ability. What matters to me...

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